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House of Orléans-Braganza

House of Orléans-Braganza
Casa de Orleães-Bragança
Ancestral house House of Braganza
House of Orléans
Founder Isabel of Braganza, Princess Imperial of Brazil and Gaston of Orléans, Count d'Eu
Current head Vassouras branch:
Prince Luiz of Orléans-Braganza
Petrópolis branch:
Prince Pedro Carlos of Orléans-Braganza
Founding 1864

The House of Orléans-Braganza (Portuguese: Casa de Orleães-Bragança) is a noble house, of Portuguese and French origin, a branch of the House of Orleans and the House of Braganza. The house was founded with the marriage between Isabel of Braganza, Princess Imperial of Brazil, and Gaston of Orléans, Count of Eu. The house was never a reigning house, as Brazil's pure Braganza monarch, Pedro II of Brazil, was deposed in 1889. The House's members are the current claimants to the Brazilian throne.

Members

Vassouras line

Petrópolis line

References

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