Dom Pedro, Duke of Braganza (1837-1861), later Pedro V

Heir Apparent to the Throne 1837-1853

Son of Queen Maria II (1819-1853), House of Braganza, and Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (1816-1885). Heir apparent by birth (16 September 1837); he succeeded to the throne on 15 November 1853. King of Portugal and the Algarves 1853-1861. Married Stephanie of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen (1837-1859) in 1858, no issue. Next in line: His younger brother Luís.