Louis Alexandre de Bourbon, Prince o Lamballe

Louis Alexandre de Bourbon, Prince o Lamballe (Louis Alexandre Joseph Stanislas; 6 September 1747 – 6 Mey 1768) wis the anly surviving son an sicweys heir o Louis Jean Marie de Bourbon, Duke o Penthièvre, grandson o Keeng Louis XIV bi the king's legitimised son bi Madame de Montespan; Louis Alexandre de Bourbon, Coont o Toulouse. He wis kent as the Prince o Lamballe (Prince de Lamballe) frae birth. He died afore his faither, an haed no childer. Dying as a result o venereal disease in 1768, his sister Louise Marie Adélaïde inherited thair faither's vast fortune. He wis buried at the Ryal Chapel in Fraunce.

Louis Alexandre de Bourbon
Prince o Lamballe
Detail o the Prince o Lamballe frae a portrait bi Jean Baptiste Charpentier in circa 1767 held at Sceaux.
Born6 September 1747(1747-09-06)
Hôtel de Toulouse, Paris, Fraunce
Dee'd6 Mey 1768(1768-05-06) (aged 20)
Château de Louveciennes, Fraunce
BuirialRyal Chapel, Dreux, Fraunce
SpouseMaria Luisa o Savoy
Full name
Louis Alexandre Joseph Stanislas de Bourbon
FaitherLouis Jean Marie de Bourbon
MitherMaria Teresa d'Este
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
SeegnaturLouis Alexandre de Bourbon's signature

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His faither chose his bride, the Italian Maria Luisa Teresa o Savoy "Mademoiselle de Carignan".

Princess Maria Luisa wis a dochter o Louis Victor o Savoy, Prince o Carignano (himsel descended frae Keeng Victor Amadeus II o Sardinie) Princess Maria Luisa's mither wis Princess Christine o Hesse-Rotenburg (hersel a sister o Queen Polyxena o Sardinie)

The wedding celebration lasted from 17 Januar 1767, until 27 Januar However after three month o happiness, Louis Alexandre soon tired o his young wife an resumed his life o débaucherie. He eloped with Mademoiselle de La Chassaigne, an opera dancer, five month intae his mairiage.

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