Biography of Philippe V King Spain 1683-1746

Paternal Family Tree: Capet

1711 Smallpox Epidemic

1712 French Royal Family Deaths from Measles

1729 Exchange of the Princesses

Philippe V King Spain was appointed Duke Anjou.

On 01 Nov 1661 [his father] Louis "Le Grand Dauphin" Bourbon Duke Burgundy was created Duke Burgundy.

On 07 Mar 1680 [his father] Louis "Le Grand Dauphin" Bourbon Duke Burgundy (age 18) and [his mother] Maria Anna Victoria Wittelsbach Duchess Burgundy (age 19) were married. She by marriage Duchess Burgundy. He the son of Louis "Sun King" XIV King France (age 41) and Maria Theresa of Spain Queen Consort France (age 41). They were third cousins.

On 19 Dec 1683 Philippe V King Spain was born to Louis "Le Grand Dauphin" Bourbon Duke Burgundy (age 22) and Maria Anna Victoria Wittelsbach Duchess Burgundy (age 23) at Palace of Versailles, Versailles. Coefficient of inbreeding 3.57%.

On 20 Apr 1690 [his mother] Maria Anna Victoria Wittelsbach Duchess Burgundy (age 29) died.

In 1700 Philippe V King Spain (age 16) was appointed V King Spain.

On 03 Nov 1701 Philippe V King Spain (age 17) and Maria Luisa Savoy (age 13) were married. She the daughter of Victor Amadeus King Sardinia (age 35) and Anne Marie Bourbon Queen Consort Sardinia (age 32). He the son of Louis "Le Grand Dauphin" Bourbon Duke Burgundy (age 40) and Maria Anna Victoria Wittelsbach Duchess Burgundy. They were second cousins. She a great granddaughter of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland.

Evelyn's Diary. 01 Jan 1704. The King of Spain (age 20) landing at Portsmouth, Hampshire [Map], came to Windsor [Map], where he was magnificently entertained by the Queen (age 38), and behaved himself so nobly, that everybody was taken with his graceful deportment. After two days, having presented the great ladies, and others, with valuable jewels, he went back to Portsmouth, Hampshire [Map], and immediately embarked for Spain.

On 19 Dec 1705 [his brother-in-law] Emanuele Philibert Savoy died at Turin.

On 25 Aug 1707 [his son] Louis I King Spain was born to Philippe V King Spain (age 23) and [his wife] Maria Luisa Savoy (age 18). He a great x 2 grandson of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland. Coefficient of inbreeding 5.82%.

On 02 Jul 1709 [his son] Philip Bourbon was born to Philippe V King Spain (age 25) and [his wife] Maria Luisa Savoy (age 20). He a great x 2 grandson of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland. Coefficient of inbreeding 5.82%.

On 18 Jul 1709 [his son] Philip Bourbon died.

1711 Smallpox Epidemic

On 14 Apr 1711 [his father] Louis "Le Grand Dauphin" Bourbon Duke Burgundy (age 49) died of smallpox. [his brother] Louis Bourbon Duke Burgundy (age 28) was appointed Duke Burgundy and Dauphin.

French Royal Family Deaths from Measles

On 12 Feb 1712 [his sister-in-law] Maria Adelaide Savoy (age 26) died of measles at Versailles.

On 18 Feb 1712 [his brother] Louis Bourbon Duke Burgundy (age 29) died of measles contracted when nursing his wife Maria Adelaide Savoy (age 26) who had died six days previously.

On 08 Mar 1712, their eldest son, heir to the throne, Louis Bourbon Duke Brittany (age 5) died of measles.

The heir to the French throne their only remaining son Louis (age 1), aged two, great-grandson of the reigning monarch [his grandfather] Louis "Sun King" XIV King France (age 73) succeeded his great-grandfather three years later in 1715.

On 07 Jun 1712 [his son] Philip Bourbon was born to Philippe V King Spain (age 28) and [his wife] Maria Luisa Savoy (age 23). He a great x 2 grandson of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland. Coefficient of inbreeding 5.82%.

On 23 Sep 1713 [his son] Ferdinand VI King Spain was born to Philippe V King Spain (age 29) and [his wife] Maria Luisa Savoy (age 25) at the Royal Alcázar of Madrid. He a great x 2 grandson of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland. Coefficient of inbreeding 5.82%.

On 14 Feb 1714 [his wife] Maria Luisa Savoy (age 25) died at Madrid.

On 24 Dec 1714 Philippe V King Spain (age 31) and Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 22) were married. He the son of Louis "Le Grand Dauphin" Bourbon Duke Burgundy and Maria Anna Victoria Wittelsbach Duchess Burgundy.

On 22 Mar 1715 [his former brother-in-law] Victor Amadeus Savoy (age 15) died at Turin.

On 20 Jan 1716 [his son] Charles III King Spain was born to Philippe V King Spain (age 32) and [his wife] Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 23).

On 31 Mar 1718 [his daughter] Infante Mariana Victoria of Spain was born to Philippe V King Spain (age 34) and [his wife] Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 25).

On 29 Dec 1719 [his son] Philip Bourbon (age 7) died.

On 15 Mar 1720 [his son] Infante Philip of Spain was born to Philippe V King Spain (age 36) and [his wife] Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 27).

On 20 Jan 1722 [his son] Louis I King Spain (age 14) and [his daughter-in-law] Louise Élisabeth Bourbon Queen Consort Spain (age 12) were married. She the daughter of Philippe Bourbon II Duke Orléans (age 47) and Françoise Marie Bourbon Duchess Orléans (age 44). He the son of Philippe V King Spain (age 38) and Maria Luisa Savoy. They were half first cousin once removed. He a great x 2 grandson of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland. She a great x 3 granddaughter of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland.

1723.Jean Ranc (age 48). Portrait of Philippe V King Spain (age 39).

1723.Jean Ranc (age 48). Portrait of Philippe V King Spain (age 39).

On 15 Jan 1724 Philippe V King Spain (age 40) Abdicated. His son [his son] Louis I King Spain (age 16) succeeded I King Spain. [his daughter-in-law] Louise Élisabeth Bourbon Queen Consort Spain (age 14) by marriage Queen Consort Spain. Louis reigned for seven months before he died after which Phillipe was re-instated as King.

On 31 Aug 1724 [his son] Louis I King Spain (age 17) died of smallpox. He was buried at the El Escorial Palace. Philippe V King Spain (age 40) returned to the Spanish throne.

On 11 Jun 1726 [his daughter] Infanta Maria Teresa Rafaela of Spain was born to Philippe V King Spain (age 42) and [his wife] Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 33).

On 25 Jul 1727 [his son] Infante Louis of Spain was born to Philippe V King Spain (age 43) and [his wife] Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 34).

Exchange of the Princesses

On 19 Jan 1729 a double wedding was conducted between two sets of brothers and sisters ....

[his son-in-law] Joseph I King Portugal (age 14) and [his daughter] Infante Mariana Victoria of Spain (age 10) were married. She the daughter of Philippe V King Spain (age 45) and Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 36). He the son of John V King Portugal (age 39).

[his son] Ferdinand VI King Spain (age 15) and [his daughter-in-law] Barbara Queen Consort Spain (age 17) were married. She the daughter of John V King Portugal (age 39). He the son of Philippe V King Spain (age 45) and Maria Luisa Savoy. He a great x 2 grandson of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland.

On 17 Nov 1729 [his daughter] Infanta Maria Antonia Spain was born to Philippe V King Spain (age 45) and [his wife] Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 37).

In 1738 [his son] Charles III King Spain (age 21) and [his daughter-in-law] Maria Amalia of Saxony Queen Consort Spain (age 13) were married. He the son of Philippe V King Spain (age 54) and Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 45). They were fourth cousins. She a great x 4 granddaughter of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland.

On 25 Oct 1739 [his son] Infante Philip of Spain (age 19) and [his daughter-in-law] Louise Elisabeth of France (age 12) were married. She the daughter of Louis XV King France (age 29) and Marie Leszczyńska Queen Consort France (age 36). He the son of Philippe V King Spain (age 55) and Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 47). They were first cousin once removed. She a great x 3 granddaughter of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland.

On 23 Feb 1745 [his son-in-law] Dauphin Louis Bourbon (age 15) and [his daughter] Infanta Maria Teresa Rafaela of Spain (age 18) were married at the Palace of Versailles. She the daughter of Philippe V King Spain (age 61) and Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 52). He the son of Louis XV King France (age 35) and Marie Leszczyńska Queen Consort France (age 41). They were first cousin once removed. He a great x 3 grandson of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland.

On 09 Jul 1746 Philippe V King Spain (age 62) died at the El Escorial Palace. His son [his son] Ferdinand VI King Spain (age 32) succeeded VI King Spain. [his daughter-in-law] Barbara Queen Consort Spain (age 34) by marriage Queen Consort Spain.

On 11 Jul 1766 [his former wife] Elisabeth Farnese Queen Consort Spain (age 73) died.

On 29 Sep 1833 Ferdinand VII King Spain (age 48) died. His daughter Isabella II Queen Spain (age 2) succeeded Queen Spain. Her succession was disputed by her uncle Infante Carlos María Isidro of Spain (age 45) since her father Ferdinand VII King Spain (age 48) had modified the laws of the Salic Spanish Succession, known as the Pragmatic Sanction, shortly before her birth. Traditionally the Spanish succession has allowed females to inherit. When Philippe V King Spain inherited the throne he introduced the French Salic Law barring females.

[his brother] Louis Bourbon Duke Burgundy and Maria Adelaide Savoy were married. She the daughter of Victor Amadeus King Sardinia and Anne Marie Bourbon Queen Consort Sardinia. He the son of Louis "Le Grand Dauphin" Bourbon Duke Burgundy and Maria Anna Victoria Wittelsbach Duchess Burgundy. They were second cousins. She a great granddaughter of King Charles I of England, Scotland and Ireland.

Royal Ancestors of Philippe V King Spain 1683-1746

Kings Wessex: Great x 19 Grand Son of King Edmund "Ironside" I of England

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 18 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 24 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 19 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 10 Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Kings Scotland: Great x 17 Grand Son of Malcolm III King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 15 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Grand Son of Louis "Sun King" XIV King France

Royal Descendants of Philippe V King Spain 1683-1746

Louis I King Spain x 1

Ferdinand VI King Spain x 1

Charles III King Spain x 1

Ferdinand VII King Spain x 1

Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies Queen Consort Spain x 1

Alfonso XII King Spain x 1

Ancestors of Philippe V King Spain 1683-1746

Great x 1 Grandfather: Louis XIII King France 7 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

GrandFather: Louis "Sun King" XIV King France 8 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 1 Grandmother: Anne of Austria Spain Queen Consort France 7 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Father: Louis "Le Grand Dauphin" Bourbon Duke Burgundy 9 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 1 Grandfather: Philip IV King Spain 7 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

GrandMother: Maria Theresa of Spain Queen Consort France 8 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 1 Grandmother: Elisabeth Bourbon Queen Consort Spain 7 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Philippe V King Spain 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 1 Grandfather: Maximilian "The Great" Wittelsbach I Duke Bavaria I Elector Bavaria 7 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

GrandFather: Ferdinand Maria Wittelsbach 8 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 1 Grandmother: Maria Anna Habsburg Spain Duchess Bavaria 7 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Mother: Maria Anna Victoria Wittelsbach Duchess Burgundy 9 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

GrandMother: Henriette Adelaide Savoy