Élisabeth Alexandrine de Bourbon

Élisabeth Alexandrine de Bourbon (Élisabeth Thérèse Alexandrine; 5 September 1705 – 15 Aprile 1765) wis a granddochter o Keeng Louis XIV, her mither bein Louise Françoise de Bourbon, the eldest illegitimate dochter o Louis XIV an Madame de Montespan. She wis whiles styled as "Mademoiselle de Gex" but is better kent as "Mademoiselle de Sens". She wad later inherit her brither's fortune. She niver mairit an haed nae childer.

Élisabeth Alexandrine de Bourbon
"Mademoiselle de Sens"
Mademoiselle de Sens wearing Fleur-de-lis by a member of the school of Nattier.jpg
Élisabeth Alexandrine bi Jean Marc Nattier.
Born5 September 1705(1705-09-05)
Hôtel de Condé, Paris, Fraunce
Dee'd15 Apryle 1765(1765-04-15) (aged 59)
Paris, France
BuirialCarmel du faubourg Saint Jacques, Paris, Fraunce
Spousenever mairit
Full name
Élisabeth Thérèse Alexandrine de Bourbon
HooseBourbons o Fraunce (Condé branch)
FaitherLouis de Bourbon
MitherLouise Françoise de Bourbon
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
SeegnaturÉlisabeth Alexandrine de Bourbon's signature

NamesakeEedit

Élisabeth Alexandrine wis born in Paris in 1705, she wis ane o nine childer an her parents' youngest dochter. Named in honour o her aulder sister Louise Élisabeth an her uncle Louis Alexandre de Bourbon, Coont o Toulouse (Coont o Toulouse), she wis kent bi her seicont name o Alexandrine. She wis wis later a friend o Madame de Pompadour.

Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 5 September 1705 — 6 Mey 1706 Her Maist Serene Highness Mademoiselle de Gex, Princess o the bluid.
  • 6 Mey 1706 — 15 Aprile 1765 Her Maist Serene Highness Mademoiselle de Sens, Princess o the bluid.

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