Marie Émilie de Joly

Marie Émilie de Joly (Marie Émilie Thérèse; 2 August 1670 - 14 Aprile 1732) kent as Mademoiselle de Choin, wis the second wife o Louis o Fraunce, Dauphin o Fraunce, "Grand Dauphin". As she wis a member o the minor nobility, her mairiage tae the dauphin wis niver publicly announced. She wis introduced tae coort as a lady-in-waiting o The Dowager Princess o Conti who wis also very close tae her half brither Louis, Dauphin o Fraunce. The first wife o the Dauphin Maria Anna Victoria o Bavarie died in 1690 leaving three childer behind. Pregnant at tae time o her secret mairiage tae the dauphin (thocht tae be on 19 Julie 1694) she gave birth tae a son who died twa years after birth without being named. After the daith o her husband in 1711, she retired tae Paris where she died in 1732. She wis buried at the Cemetery Saunt Paul des Champs in Paris.

Marie Émilie de Joly
Mademoiselle de Choin
Anonymous drawing of Marie Émilie Thérèse de Joly, "Mademoiselle de Choin".jpg
Drawing o Mademoiselle de Choin.
Full name
Marie Émilie Thérèse de Joly
Born2 August 1670
Bourg-en-Bresse, Fraunce
Dee'd14 Aprile 1732 (aged 62)
Rue des Tournelles, Paris, Fraunce
BuiriedCemetery Saunt Paul des Champs
Noble faimilyBourbons o Fraunce (saecret)
Spoose(s)Louis, Grand Dauphin (in saecret)
FaitherClaude de Joly, Baron o Choin
MitherAnne Clémence Bonne, Dame o Grolée
ThriftSecret wife o Louis o Fraunce


  1. Unamed son (1695-1697) died aged twa.

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