Infanta Josefina Fernanda of Spain

Infanta Josefina Fernanda of Spain (English: Josephine Fernanda; 25 May 1827 – 10 June 1910) was an Infanta of Spain.

Infanta Josefina Fernanda
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Born(1827-05-25)25 May 1827
Spain
Died10 June 1910(1910-06-10) (aged 83)
Paris, France
Spouse
José Güell y Renté
(m. 1848)
Names
Josefina Fernanda de Borbón y Borbón
HouseBourbons of Spain
FatherInfante Francisco de Paula of Spain
MotherPrincess Luisa Carlotta of the Two Sicilies

She was a daughter of Infante Francisco de Paula of Spain and his first wife and niece, Princess Luisa Carlotta of the Two Sicilies, and married José Güell y Renté in 1848. Her marriage was a morganatic love match which caused Queen Isabel II of Spain to exile her. She returned to Spain in 1852 and was rehabilitated in 1855. Her spouse made a political career and she herself was known as a supporter of the progressive forces during the Spanish Revolution of 1854.

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  1. ^ a b Calvo Maturana, Antonio Juan. "Francisco de Paula Antonio María de Borbón". Diccionario biográfico España (in Spanish). Real Academia de la Historia.
  2. ^ a b Mateos Sáinz de Medrano, Ricardo. "Luisa Carlota de Borbón y Borbón". Diccionario biográfico España (in Spanish). Real Academia de la Historia.
  3. ^ a b Genealogie ascendante jusqu'au quatrieme degre inclusivement de tous les Rois et Princes de maisons souveraines de l'Europe actuellement vivans [Genealogy up to the fourth degree inclusive of all the Kings and Princes of sovereign houses of Europe currently living] (in French). Bourdeaux: Frederic Guillaume Birnstiel. 1768. p. 9.
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