: got lesser as rank the more generations from
: the Tsar: Children/ grandchildren were HIH
: Grand Duke, next generation HH Prince of
: Russia, after that HSH Prince of Russia
: (except the eldest son of each HH Prince was
: also a HH Prince - just to add to the
My understanding, and please correct me if I am wrong, is that in Russia the sons and male-line grandsons were Imperial Highnesses and Grand Dukes of Russia, the male-line great-grandsons were Highnesses and Princes of Russia, while all others were Serene Highnesses and Princes of Russia, *but* the style of Highness passed by primogeniture among the male-line issue of each great-grandson.
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