Maria Cristina o Naples

Maria Cristina o Naples (Maria Cristina Amelia Teresa; 17 Januar 1779 – 11 Mairch 1849) was a Princess of Naples an Sicily, Later kent aa the Kinrick o the Twa Sicilies an wis a Queen o Sardinie as wife o Keeng Charles Felix. He mither wis a dochter o Empress Maria Theresa. Maria Cristina wis thus a niece o Marie Antoinette an a sister o Queen Marie Amélie o the French.

Maria Cristina o Naples
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Queen consort o Sardinie
Tenure12 March 1821 – 27 April 1831
Born17 Januar 1779(1779-01-17)
Caserta Pailace, Naples
Dee'd11 Mairch 1849(1849-03-11) (aged 70)
Savona, Kinrick o Sardinie
BuirialRyal Basilica Superga, Turin
SpouseCharles Felix o Sardinie
Full name
Maria Cristina Amelia Teresa di Borbone
HooseBourbons o Naples (birth)
Savoy (mairiage)
FaitherFerdinand I o the Twa Sicilies
MitherMaria Carolina o Austrick
ReleegionRoman Catholic


She mairit on 6 Aprile 1807 in Palermo with Prince Charles Felix o Savoy, Duke o Genoa, who became king when his elder brither Victor Emmanuel I abdicated in 1821. Until her husband became king, she was styled as the Duchess o Genoa. The Duke o Genoa wis a son o Victor Amadeus III o Sardinie an his Bourbon wife Maria Antonia o Spain The were mairit bi proxy on 7 Mairch 1807.

Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 17 Januar 1779 – 6 Aprile 1807 Her Ryal Highness Princess Maria Cristina o Naples, Princess o Sicily.
  • 6 Aprile 1807 – 12 Mairch 1821 Her Ryal Highness The Duchess o Genoa.
  • 12 Mairch 1821 – 27 Aprile 1831 Her Majesty The Queen o Sardinie.
  • 27 Aprile 1831 – 11 Mairch 1849 Her Majesty The Dowager Queen o Sardiniie

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