Burgravine Louise Isabelle of Kirchberg

Louise Isabelle Alexandrine Auguste, Countess of Sayn-Hachenburg, Burgravine of Kirchberg, full German name: Luise Isabelle Alexandrine Auguste, Gräfin zu Sayn-Hachenburg, Burggräfin von Kirchberg (19 April 1772, Hachenburg – 6 January 1827, Vienna, Austrian Empire) was the Princess consort of Nassau-Weilburg (28 November 1788 – 9 January 1816) through her marriage to Frederick William, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg.

Burgravine Louise Isabelle of Kirchberg
Princess consort of Nassau-Weilburg
Louisa Isabella Alexandrina Augusta von Kirchberg (1772-1827). Echtgenote van Frederik Willem, vorst van Nassau-Weilburg, en schoonzuster van Augusta Maria Carolina van Nassau-Weilburg Rijksmuseum SK-A-416.jpeg
Born(1772-04-19)19 April 1772
Hachenburg
Died6 January 1827(1827-01-06) (aged 54)
Vienna, Austrian Empire
SpouseFrederick William, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg
IssueWilliam, Duke of Nassau
Princess Auguste Luise Wilhelmine
Archduchess Henrietta, Duchess of Teschen
Prince Friedrich Wilhelm
Names
German: Luise Isabelle Alexandrine Auguste
HouseBurggrafen von Kirchberg
FatherWilhelm Georg, Count of Sayn-Hachenburg, Burgrave of Kirchberg
MotherCountess Isabella Auguste Reuss of Greiz

Early lifeEdit

Louise Isabelle was born as the only child of Burggraf Georg Wilhelm von Kirchberg, Count of Sayn-Hachenburg (1751-1777) and Princess Isabelle Auguste Reuss of Greiz (1752-1824).

Marriage and familyEdit

As she was the only heir to her father Louise married Frederick William, Hereditary Prince of Nassau-Weilburg, son of Charles Christian, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg and his wife Princess Carolina of Orange-Nassau, on 31 July 1788 in Hachenburg.[citation needed] Frederick William succeeded to his father Charles Christian upon his death on 28 November 1788. They had four children:

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Burgravine Louise Isabelle of Kirchberg
Born: 19 April 1772 Died: 6 January 1827
Regnal titles
Preceded by
Princess Carolina of Orange-Nassau
Princess consort of Nassau-Weilburg
28 November 1788 – 9 January 1816
Succeeded by
Princess Louise of Saxe-Hildburghausen