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Princess Marie o Orléans (1813–1839)

Princess Marie o Orléans (Marie Christine Caroline Adélaïde Françoise Léopoldine; 12 Aprile 1813 – 6 Januar 1839) wi born a Princess o the bluid an wis a aa an, artist, an, duchess o Württemberg (1837) bi mairiage. Before her mairiage she wis styled "Mademoiselle de Valois", but wis later styled aa Princess Marie o Orléans when her faither became Louis Philippe I o the French in August o 1830.

Marie o Orléans
Duchess Alexander o Württemberg
Marie d'Orléans von Württemberg.jpg
Marie with her son bi Winterhalter.
Born 12 Apryle 1813(1813-04-12)
Palazzo d'Orléans, Palermo, Sicily
Dee'd 6 Januar 1839(1839-01-06) (aged 25)
Pisa, Tuscany
Buirial 27 Januar 1839
Ryal Chaipel, Dreux, Fraunce
Spouse Duke Alexander o Württemberg
Issue Duke Philipp o Württemberg
Full name
Marie Christine Caroline Adélaïde Françoise Léopoldine d'Orléans
Hoose Orléans
Faither Louis Philippe I
Mither Maria Amalia o the Twa Sicilies
Releegion Roman Catholicism


On 17 October 1837, Marie d'Orléans mairit Prince Alexander o Württemberg, son o Duke Alexander o Württemberg an his wife Antoinette o Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. The cadet branch o a not very prestigious German princely faimily, Alexander was nevertheless the nephew both o Keeng Frederick I o Württemberg (via his faither) an o Leopold I o Belgium (via his mother). He was also a first cousin o both Queen Victoria an her husband, Prince Albert an Portuguese Keeng Ferdinand II an Russian Emperors Alexander I an Nicholas I. The ceremony took place on 18 October 1837 at the Grand Trianon in Versailles.


  1. Duke Philipp o Württemberg (Julie 30 1838 – October 11 1917) mairit Airchduchess Maria Theresa o Austrick an haed childer.

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