Count Karl Leopold von Schlieben

Count Karl Leopold von Schlieben (German: Karl Leopold Graf von Schlieben; 3 February 1723 – 18 April 1788) was the Royal Prussian Minister of War[1] between 1769 and 1772.

Count Karl Leopold
Born(1723-02-03)3 February 1723
Magdeburg, Kingdom of Prussia
Died18 April 1788(1788-04-18) (aged 65)
Königsberg, East Prussia
SpouseCountess Marie Eleanore von Lehndorff
IssueMarie Karoline, Countess Friedrich Wilhelm von Schlieben
Friederike Amalie, Duchess of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck
FatherCount George Adam von Schlieben
MotherCountess Katharina Dorothea Finck von Finckenstein

Early lifeEdit

He was born in Magdeburg. His father was Count George Adam von Schlieben (German: Georg Adam Graf von Schlieben, 5 February 1688 – 15 June 1737) and his mother was Countess Katharina Dorothea Finck von Finckenstein.

Marriage and issueEdit

He married Countess Marie Eleanore von Lehndorff on 18 January 1747 in Königsberg. They had two daughters:

Count Karl Leopold died in Königsberg, Kingdom of Prussia.

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