Ludwig III, Grand Duke o Hesse an bi Rhine

Ludwig III, Grand Duke o Hesse an bi Rhine (German: Großherzog Ludwig III von Hessen und bei Rhein; 9 Juin 1806 – 13 Juin 1877) wis Grand Duke of Hesse an bi Rhine frae 1848 until his daith in 1877.

Ludwig III
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Ludwig III in 1857 bi Joseph Hartmann.
Grand Duke o Hesse an bi Rhine
Ring5 Mairch 1848 – 13 Juin 1877
PredecessorLouis II
SuccessorLouis IV
Born9 Juin 1806(1806-06-09)
Darmstadt, Hesse
Dee'd13 Juin 1877(1877-06-13) (aged 71)
Seeheim, Hesse
BuirialRosenhohe, Darmstadt
SpousePrincess Mathilde Karoline o Bavarie
Baroness Magdalen o Hochstadten (morganatic)
HooseHesse (armstadt branch)
FaitherLouis II, Grand Duke o Hesse
MitherPrincess Wilhelmine o Baden
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MairiageEedit

In Munich, on 26 December 1833, he mairit Princess Mathilde Caroline o Bavarie, auldest dochter o Ludwig I o Bavarie. They haed nae issue. Princess Mathilde Caroline died in 1862, an in 1868 the Grand Duke renairit, morganatically, tae Magdalene Appel wha wis creatit Baroness o Hochstädten.

Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 9 Juin 1806 - 5 Mairch 1848 His Ryal Highness The Hereditary Grand Duke [o Hesse an bi Rhine]
  • 5 Mairch 1848 – 13 Juin 1877 His Ryal Highness The Grand Duke [o Hesse an bi Rhine]