Princess Auguste Dorothea o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1749–1810)
Princess Auguste Dorothea o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (1749–1810), wis Princess Abbess o Gandersheim Abbey frae 1778 until 1810. She wis the last sovereign Princess Abbess o Gandersheim. Princess Auguste Dorothea was the dochter o Charles I, Duke o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, an Princess Philippine Charlotte o Proushie. She became deacaness in Quedlinburg Abbey in 1776. Twa years later, she succeedit her aunt Therese o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel as Princess Abbess o Gandersheim. However, she continued tae spend her life at the Brunswick coort.