Princess Elisabeth o Hesse an bi Rhine (1864–1918)

German Hessian an Rhenish princess o the Hoose o Hesse-Darmstadt

Princess Elisabeth o Hesse an bi Rhine, later Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna of Russia (Roushie: Елизавета Фёдоровна Романова, Elizabeth Feodorovna Romanova; canonised as Haly Martyr Elizabeth Feodorovna; 1 November 1864 – 18 Julie 1918) wis a German Hessian an Rhenish princess o the Hoose o Hesse-Darmstadt, an the wife o Grand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich o Roushie, the son o Emperor Alexander II o Roushie an Princess Marie o Hesse an bi Rhine. She wis also a maternal great-aunt o Prince Philip, Duke o Edinburgh, the consort o Queen Elizabeth II. She wis ane-time owner o the Beloselsky-Belozersky Pailace in Saunt Petersburg. She wis also a sister o the future Grand Duke Ernst Ludwig o Hesse an bi Rhine as well as Empress Alexandra Feodorovna (Alix o Hesse). She wis coorted bi her cousin Wilhelm II, German Emperor but refused his proposal o mairiage. Friedrich II, Grand Duke o Baden also asked for her but but again she refused.

Elisabeth o Hesse an bi Rhine
Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna o Roushie
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Elizabeth in 1894
Born1 November 1864(1864-11-01)
Bessungen, Grand Duchy o Hesse an bi Rhine, German Confederation
Dee'd18 Julie 1918(1918-07-18) (aged 53)
Alapayevsk, Roushie SFSR
BuirialKirk o Mary Magdalene, Gethsemane, Jerusalem
SpouseGrand Duke Sergei Alexandrovich o Roushie (m. 1884; d. 1905)
Full name
Inglis: Elizabeth Alexandra Louise Alice
German: Elisabeth Alexandra Luise Alix
Roushie: Elizabeth Feodorovna Romanova
HooseHesse-Darmstadt
FaitherLouis IV, Grand Duke o Hesse an bi Rhine
MitherPrincess Alice o the Unitit Kinrick
ReleegionRussian Orthodox
prev. Lutheran

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1 November 1864 – 15 Juin 1884 Her Grand Ducal Highness Princess Elisabeth o Hesse an bi Rhine

  • 15 Juin 1884 – 18 Julie 1918 Her Imperial Highness Grand Duchess Elizabeth Feodorovna o Roushie.
  • Posthumously Haly New Martyr Elizabeth Feodorovna Romanova.