Princess Marie Amalie o Baden

Princess Marie Amalie o Baden (Marie Amalie Elisabeth Karoline; 11 October 1817 – 17 October 1888) wis the youngest dochter o Charles, Grand Duke o Baden an Stéphanie de Beauharnais,. In 1843, she mairit the Scots nobleman William Hamilton, Marquess o Douglas an Clydesdale. Thay became the Duke an Duchess o Hamilton upon the daith o William's faither in 1852. Thair anly dochter Mary mairit the future Albert I, Prince o Monaco an wis the mither o Louis II.

Princess Marie Amalie o Baden
Duchess o Hamilton an Brandon
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Born11 October 1817(1817-10-11)
Karlsruhe Pailace, Baden
Dee'd17 October 1888(1888-10-17) (aged 71)
Baden-Baden, Baden
SpouseWilliam Hamilton, 11t Duke o Hamilton
IssueWilliam Douglas-Hamilton, 12t Duke o Hamilton
Charles Douglas-Hamilton, 7t Yerl o Selkirk
Mary Victoria, Hereditary Princess o Monaco
Full name
Marie Amalie Elisabeth Karoline
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FaitherCharles, Grand Duke o Baden
MitherStéphanie de Beauharnais

Princess Marie Amalie wis a cousin o Napoleon III o Fraunce, as well as a friend o his an his wife's, Empress Eugénie. She eften accompanied the couple at offeecial events, an providit them lodging when thay visited her ootside Fraunce.

MairiageEedit

On 23 Februar 1843, she mairit the Scots nobleman William Douglas-Hamilton, Marquess o Douglas an Clydesdale, the anly son o the 10t Duke o Hamilton.

IssueEedit

  1. William Douglas-Hamilton, 12t Duke o Hamilton (later 12t Duke o Hamilton)
  2. Charles Douglas-Hamilton, 7t Yerl o Selkirk (later 7t Yerl o Selkirk
  3. Leddy Mary Victoria Hamilton mairit Albert I, Prince o Monaco in 1869).


Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 11 October 1817 – 23 Februar 1843 Her Grand Ducal Highness Princess Marie Amelie o Baden.
  • 23 Februar 1843 – 18 August 1852 Her Grand Ducal Highness The Marchioness o Douglas an Clydesdale.
  • 18 August 1852 – 8 Julie 1863 Her Grand Ducal Highness The Duchess o Hamilton.
  • 8 Julie 1863 – 17 October 1888 Her Grand Ducal Highness The Dowager Duchess o Hamilton.