Princess Henriette o Belgium

Princess Henriette o Belgium, later the Duchess of Vendôme (30 November 1870 – 28 Mairch 1948), wis the dochter o Prince Philippe, Coont o Flanders, and Princess Marie o Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. She was the younger twin sister o Princess Joséphine Marie, who died aged 6 weeks in 1871. She wis a granddochter o Keeng Leopold I o Belgium through her faither.

Princess Henriette o Belgium
Duchess o Vendôme
HRH Princess Henriette of Belgium, Duchess of Vendôme.jpg
Born30 November 1870(1870-11-30)
Brussels, Belgium
Dee'd28 Mairch 1948(1948-03-28) (aged 77)
Sierre, Valais, Switzerland
BuirialRyal Chaipel, Dreux, Fraunce
SpousePrince Emmanuel, Duke o Vendôme
IssuePrincess Marie Louise
Princess Sophie
Geneviève, Marquise o Chaponay
Charles Philippe, Duke of Nemours
Full name
French: Henriette Marie Charlotte Antoinette
Dutch: Henriëtte Maria Charlotte Antonia
FaitherPrince Philippe, Coont o Flanders
MitherPrincess Marie o Hohenzollern
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
SeegnaturPrincess Henriette o Belgium's signature


She mairit in Brussels, Belgium on 12 Februar 1896 Prince Emmanuel o Orléans, a son o Prince Ferdinand, Duke o Alençon, and Sophie Charlotte in Bavarie, an a great-grandson o King Louis Philippe I.


  1. Princess Marie Louise o Orléans (31 December 1896 – 8 Mairch 1973), mairit Prince Filippo o the Twa Sicilies an haed issue.
  2. Princess Sophie o Orléans (19 October 1898 – 9 October 1928) died unmairit.
  3. Princess Geneviève o Orléans (21 September 1901 – 22 August 1983) mairit Antoine, Marquis o Chaponay (1893–1956) an haed issue.
  4. Prince Charles Philippe o Orléans, Duke o Nemours (4 Aprile 1905 – 10 Mairch 1970) mairit Marguerite Watson (1899–1993) nae issue.

Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 30 November 1870 - 12 Februar 1896 Her Ryal Highness Princess Henriette o Belgium, Princess o Saxe-Coburg an Gotha. Duchess o Saxony.
  • 12 Februar 1896 - 1 Februar 1931 Her Ryal Highness The Duchess o Vendôme, Princess o Orléans.
  • 1 Februar 1931 - 28 Mairch 1948 Her Ryal Highness The Dowager Duchess o Vendôme, Princess o Orléans.

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