Marie Aurore de Saxe

Marie Aurore de Saxe 20 September 1748 – 26 December 1821) kent after her first mairiage as Coontess o Horn an after the seicont as Madame Dupin de Francueil, wis an illegitimate dochter o Marshal Maurice de Saxe an a grandmither o George Sand. She haed links tae philosophers like Voltaire, Jean-Jacques Rousseau an Buffon. Her life wis marked bi the vicissitudes o history an personal dramas.

Marie Aurore de Saxe
Madame Dupin de Francueil
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Born20 September 1748
Paris, Fraunce
Dee'd26 December 1821 (aged 73)
Château de Nohant, Fraunce
Spoose(s)Antoine, de Horn, Coont o Horn
Louis Dupin de Francueil
FaitherMaurice de Saxe
MitherMarie Rinteau
SeegnaturMarie-Aurore de Saxe (1748-1821) signature 1777.jpg


Marie-Aurore was born on 20 September 1748. She wis the illegitimate dochter o Maurice de Saxe, Marshal o Fraunce an Marie Rinteau, an actress. (Marshal Maurice de Saxe was himsel the product o a love affair atween Augustus II the Strong, Keeng o Poland an Elector o Saxony, an Maria Aurora von Königsmarck.)

Firsyt mairiageEedit

Her mairiage with Antoine, de Horn, Coont o Horn took place on 9 Juin 1766 at Paris. Echt month later in Februar 1767, her husband wis killed in a duel at Sélestat, aged 44. They haed nae issue.

Seicont mairiageEedit

On 14 Januar 1777, in lunnon, she mairit Louis Dupin de Francueil


  1. Maurice Dupin de Francueil (9 Januar 1778 - 16 September 1808) mairit Sophie Victoire Antoinette Delaborde an haed issue.