Princess Maria Amalie o Saxony

Princess Maria Amalie o Saxony (Maria Amalie Anna Josephina Antonia Justina Augusta Xaveria Aloysia Johanna Nepomucena Magdalena Walpurgis Katharina; 26 September 1757 – 20 Aprile 1831) wis a Duchess consort o Zweibrücken bi her 1774 mairiage tae Charles II August, Duke o Zweibrücken. Maria Amalia wis ane o nine bairn born tae Frederick Christian, Elector o Saxony an Maria Antonia Walpurgis o Bavarie in Dresden.

Maria Amalie o Saxony
Duchess consort o Zweibrücken
Friedrich Ludwig Vieth von Goldenau Bildnis Maria Amalie von Sachsen.jpg
Born26 September 1757(1757-09-26)
Dresden
Dee'd20 Apryle 1831(1831-04-20) (aged 73)
Neuburg an der Donau
SpouseCharles II August, Duke o Zweibrücken
IssueKarl August Friedrich
Full name
Maria Amalie Anna Josephina Antonia Justina Augusta Xaveria Aloysia Johanna Nepomucena Magdalena Walpurgis Katharina
HooseWettin
FaitherFrederick Christian, Elector o Saxony
MitherMaria Antonia Walpurgis o Bavarie
ReleegionRoman Catholicism






In Dresden, on 12 Februar 1774, Maria Amalia mairit Charles o Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld. Previously, he haed been bitterly rejectit in 1768 as a husband for Airchduchess Maria Amalia o Austrick bi her mither Maria Theresa, who felt he wis nae suitable enough for her. Maria Amalia wis thus Charles' seicont choice. His sister haed already been mairit Maria Amalia's brither Frederick since 1769.


IssueEedit

  1. Karl August Friedrich, Hereditary Prince o Zweibrücken (2 Mairch 1776 - 21 August 1784) died in infancy