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Princess Henriette of Nassau-Weilburg

Princess Henriëtte of Nassau-Weilburg, then of Nassau (22 April 1780, in Kirchheimbolanden – 2 January 1857, in Kirchheim unter Teck) was a daughter of Prince Charles Christian and Carolina of Orange-Nassau, daughter of William IV, Prince of Orange.

Duchess Henriette
Duchess Louis of Württemberg
Princess of Nassau-Weilburg
Duchess Henriette of Wuerttemberg, nee Princess von Nassau-Weilburg (1780–1857).jpg
Born(1780-04-22)22 April 1780
Kirchheimbolanden, Empire of France
Died2 January 1857(1857-01-02) (aged 76)
Kirchheim unter Teck
SpouseDuke Louis of Württemberg
IssueArchduchess Maria Dorothea, Archduchess Joseph of Austria
Princess Amelia, Duchess Consort of Saxe-Altenburg
Queen Pauline Therese, Queen Consort of Württemberg
Duchess Elisabeth Alexandrine
Duke Alexander
HouseNassau-Weilburg
FatherPrince Charles Christian I, Prince of Nassau-Weilburg
MotherPrincess Carolina of Orange-Nassau

She is an ancestor of branches of the Austrian Imperial and Royal Family and Russian Imperial Family and Dutch Royal Family; the German Royal, Grand Ducal, Ducal, Princely and Princely noble families of: Baden, Bavaria, Hanover, Hohenlohe-Langenburg, Oldenburg, Salm-Salm, Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Waldeck and Pyrmont and Wied; in addition to the British, Greek, Romanian, Spanish and Yugoslavian Royal Families.

Marriage and childrenEdit

She married in Hermitage, near Bayreuth, on 28 January 1797 Duke Louis of Württemberg, a son of Duke Friedrich II Eugen, Duke of Württemberg.

They had five children:

AncestryEdit