A family tree – from Karl XIV Johan to Prince Alexander, from the 19th Century to present day. Read more about the Bernadotte Dynasty on Kungahuset.se
The first person in the family tree is the French marshal, Jean Baptiste Bernadotte, who in 1810 at the age of 47 was elected successor to the Swedish throne by Sweden’s Riksdag.
The youngest is Prince Alexander, Duke of Södermanland, the first child of Prince Carl Philip and Princess Sofia, born on 19 April 2016
Read more about the Bernadotte Dynasty on kungahuset.se/bernadottedynasty. Click the names in the family tree.