peters_successors - Peters Successors 1725 1727 Catherine I...

Info iconThis preview shows pages 1–8. Sign up to view the full content.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Peter’s Successors 1725 1727 Catherine I 1727 1730 Peter II 1730 1740 Anna Ivanovna (Ioannovna) 1740 1741 Ivan VI 1741 1762 Elizaveta Petrovna 1762 Peter III 1762 1796
Background image of page 1

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Death of Peter I Кончина Петра I
Background image of page 2
Elizaveta b . 1709 Anna b. 1708 Peter the Great, Catherine I, and their Children Peter Petrovich, 1715 - 1719
Background image of page 3

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Peter Alekseevich (Peter II). Son of Aleksei Petrovich, Peter I’s son by his first wife Aleksei Petrovich, Peter I’s son by his First wife. Died in prison, charged with treason
Background image of page 4
Catherine I Barmaid and mistress of Peter the Great, turned royal consort & Empress, 1725-1727
Background image of page 5

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Supreme Privy Council Верховный Тайный Совет Council of nobles convened in 1726 to “advise” empress Catherine I Composed initially of 6 and then 8 advisors. Headed by the able, but unfortunately corrupt, Alexander Menshikov. The power behind the throne during the reigns of Catherine I and Peter II • Tries to impose “conditions” on reign of Anna Ivanovna (1730-40)
Background image of page 6
Menshikov, in Siberian exile
Background image of page 7

Info iconThis preview has intentionally blurred sections. Sign up to view the full version.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Image of page 8
This is the end of the preview. Sign up to access the rest of the document.

{[ snackBarMessage ]}

Page1 / 24

peters_successors - Peters Successors 1725 1727 Catherine I...

This preview shows document pages 1 - 8. Sign up to view the full document.

View Full Document Right Arrow Icon
Ask a homework question - tutors are online