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Maria Isabella o Spain (María Isabel; 6 Julie 1789 – 13 September 1848) wis an infanta o Spain an Queen consort o the Twa Sicilies.

Maria Isabella o Spain
1819 portrait of the Duchess of Calabria (Maria Isabel of Spain, future Queen of the Two Sicilies) by Giuseppe Cammarano (Palace of Caserta).jpg
1819 portrait o the Duchess o Calabrie.
Queen consort o the Two Sicilies
Tenur4 Januar 1825 – 8 November 1830
Born6 Julie 1789(1789-07-06)
Ryal Pailace, Madrid, Spain
Dee'd13 September 1848(1848-09-13) (aged 59)
Pailace o Portici, Italy
BuirialBasilica o Santa Chiara
SpouseFrancis I o the Twa Sicilies
Coont Francesco dal Balzo
Issue
Full name
María Isabel de Borbón y Borbón
HooseBourbons o Spain (bi birth)
Bourbons o the Twa Sicilies (bi mairriage)
FaitherCharles IV o Spain
MitherMaria Luisa o Parma
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
SeegnaturMaria Isabella o Spain's signature
Coat of Arms of María Isabella, Queen of the Two Sicilies.svg



MairriageEedit

On 6 Julie 1802, her thirteenth birthday, María Isabel mairit in Madrid her 25-year-auld cousin, Francesco bi proxy, as his second wife. Her brither Ferdinando stood in the ceremony in place o the groom. The Spanish ryal faimily traveled tae Barcelona on 13 August. The two couples were mairit in person on 4 October at the arrival o Francesco an his sister. Festivities lasted until 12 October when María Isabel, in Italian Maria Isabella, left Barcelona for Naples, the capital o the Kinrick o Naples.

ChilderEedit

  1. Princess Luisa Carlotta o the Twa Sicilies 24 October 1804 – 29 Januar 1844) mairit Infante Francisco de Paula o Spain, Duke o Cadiz an haed childer.
  2. Maria Christina o the Twa Sicilies (27 Aprile 1806 – 22 August 1878) mairit Ferdinand VII o Spain an haed childer.
  3. Ferdinand II o the Twa Sicilies (12 Januar 1810 – 22 Mey 1859) mairit twice an haed childer.
  4. Prince Carlo Ferdinando o the Twa Sicilies, Prince o Capua (10 November 1811 – 22 Aprile 1862) mairit Penelope Smyth an haed childer.
  5. Prince Leopold o the Twa Sicilies, Coont o Syracuse (22 Mey 1813 – 4 December 1860) mairit Maria Vittoria o Savoy, nae childer.
  6. Princess Maria Antonia o the Twa Sicilies (19 December 1814 – 7 November 1898) mairit Leopold II, Grand Duke o Tuscany an haed childer.
  7. Prince Antonio o the Twa Sicilies, Coont o Lecce (23 September 1816 – 12 Januar 1843) niver mairit, nae childer.
  8. Princess Maria Amalia o the Twa Sicilies (25 Februar 1818 – 6 November 1857) mairit Infante Sebastian o Portugal and Spain, nae childer.
  9. Princess Maria Carolina o the Twa Sicilies (29 November 1820 – 14 Januar 1861) mairit Infante Carlos o Spain, Coont o Montemolin, nae childer.
  10. Teresa Cristina o the Twa Sicilies (14 Mairch 1822 - 28 December 1889) mairit Pedro II o Brazil an haed childer.
  11. Prince Louis o the Twa Sicilies, Coont o Aquila (19 Julie 1824 – 5 Mairch 1897) mairit Princess Januária o Brazil nae childer.
  12. Prince Francis o the Twa Sicilies, Coont o Trapani mairit Airchduchess Maria Isabella o Austrick an haed childer.

Titles an stylesEedit

  • 6 Julie 1789 – 6 Julie 1802 Her Ryal Highness Infanta Dona María Isabel o Spain.
  • 6 Julie 1802 – 4 Januar 1825 Her Ryal Highness The Duchess o Calabrie.
  • 4 Januar 1825 – 8 November 1830 Her Majesty The Queen o the Twa Sicilies.
  • 8 November 1830 – 13 September 1848 Her Majesty The Queen Dowager o the Twa Sicilies.

External linksEedit

  Media relatit tae Maria Isabella o Spain at Wikimedia Commons