Hoose o Orléans

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Hoose o Orléans
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Parent hooseHoose o Bourbon
Foonditcirca 1660
FoonderPhilippe o Fraunce, Duke o Orléans
Final rulerO the French: Louis Philippe I (1830–1848)
Current heidPrince Henri o Orléans, Count o Paris
Cadet branches

The Hoose o Orléans wis a French noble an ryal fimilie. It descends frae Keeng Louis XIV o Fraunce and his only brither Philippe o Fraunce, Duke o Orléans. After the daith o Philippe in 1701, the Dukes o Orléans would have the rank o Prince du Sang (Prince o the bluid) The faimilies main traditional home wis the Palais Royal in Paris, despite haein several ither residences aroond the caipital. The faimily later became very powerful during the reign o Louis Philippe I. He ruled Fraunce unner the title "Keeg o the French"[citation needit]. The king successfully mairit his childer intae ither royal families o Europe.

Ower the years the Orléans branch o the Hoose o Bourbon wad an aa ain sindry titles, collected bi sindry means but the main teetle uised wis the o Duke o Orléans, hence the name o the branch.