Princess Sophie Eleonore o Hesse-Darmstadt

Princess Sophie Eleonore o Hesse-Darmstadt (7 Januar 1634 – 7 October 1663), wis Landgravine o Hesse-Darmstadt bi birth an bi mairiage Landgravine o Hesse-Homburg. She wis a dochter o Landgrave George II of Hesse-Darmstadt (1605–1661) frae his mairiage tae Sophia Eleonore (1609–1671), the dochter o Elector John George I o Saxony.

Sophie Eleonore o Hesse-Darmstadt
Landgravine o Hesse-Homburg
Bildnis der Sophia Eleonore von Hessen-Darmstadt, Landgräfin von Hessen-Homburg (1634-1663).jpg
Born7 Januar 1634(1634-01-07)
Darmstadt
Dee'd7 October 1663(1663-10-07) (aged 29)
Bingenheim, now part o Echzell
Noble faimilyHoose o Hesse
Spoose(s)William Christoph, Landgrave o Hesse-Homburg
FaitherGeorge II, Landgrave o Hesse-Darmstadt
MitherSophia Eleonore o Saxony

MairiageEdit

In Darmstadt on 21 Aprile 1650 Sophie Eleonore mairit her cousin, Landgrave William Christoph o Hesse-Homburg (1625–1681). On the occasion o her wedding, her faither gave her the district an castle o Bingenheim. Wilhelm Christoph preferred Bingenheim tae his castle in Homburg, so the faimily mostly lived in Bingenheim an Wilhelm Christoph wis sometimes cried the Landgrave o Hesse-Bingenheim. Her faither haed promised that her male descendants wud be allowed tae keep Bingenheim efter her daith,


IssueEdit

  1. Frederick, Hereditary Landgrave o Hesse-Homburg (12 Mairch 1651 – 27 Julie 1651).
  2. Christine Wilhelmine (30 Juin 1653 – Grabow, 16 Mey 1722), mairit Frederick, Duke o Mecklenburg-Grabow.
  3. Leopold George, Hereditary Landgrave o Hesse-Homburg (25 October 1654 – 26 Februar 1675)
  4. Frederick (5 September 1655 – 6 September 1655).
  5. Wilhelm (13 August 1656 – 4 September 1656).
  6. Anna Catherina (23 Juin 1657-1718), mairit Martinus Simon
  7. Karl Wilhelm (6 Mey 1658 – 13 December 1658).
  8. Philipp (20 Juin 1659 – Bingenheim, 6 October 1659).
  9. Magdalene Sophie (24 Aprile 1660 – 22 Mairch 1720), mairit William Maurice, Coont o Solms-Braunfels.
  10. Stillborn son (7 Juin 1661).
  11. Frederick William (29 November 1662 – 5 Mairch 1663).
  12. Stillborn son (7 October 1663).