Amélie o Leuchtenberg

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Amélie o Leuchtenberg
Duchess o Braganza
Amelie of Leuchtenberg empress of Brazil.jpg
Empress consort o Brazil
Tenur2 August 1829 – 7 Aprile 1831
Born31 Julie 1812(1812-07-31)
Milan, Italy
Dee'd26 Januar 1873(1873-01-26) (aged 60)
Lisbon, Portugal
BuirialMonument tae the Independence o Brazil, São Paulo
SpousePedro I o Brazil (m. 1829; d. 1834)
IssuePrincess Maria Amélia o Brazil
Full name
Amélia Augusta Eugénia Napoleona de Beauharnais
HooseBeauharnais
FaitherEugène de Beauharnais, Duke o Leuchtenberg
MitherPrincess Augusta o Bavarie
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
Armoiries d'Amélie de Beauharnais2.svg

Amélie o Leuchtenberg (Portuguese: Amélia Augusta Eugénia Napoleona de Leuchtenberg; French: Amélie Auguste Eugénie Napoléonne de Leuchtenberg), (31 Julie 1812 – 26 Januar 1873) wis Empress o Brazil as the wife o Pedro I o Brazil.

She wis the granddochter o Josephine de Beauharnais, Empress o the French. Her faither, Eugène de Beauharnais, wis the anly son o Empress Josephine an her first husband Alexandre, Viscount o Beauharnais. He sicweys became a stepson o Napoleon Bonaparte when his mither mairit the future emperor. The mither o Empress Amélie wis Princess Augusta, dochter o Maximilian I, Keeng o Bavarie.

Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Princess Maria Amélia o Brazil (1 December 1831 – 4 Februar 1853) niver mairit an haed nae kent issue.

Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 31 Julie 1812 – 11 Aprile 1814 Her Imperial Highness Amélie de Beauharnais, French Princess.
  • 11 Aprile 1814 – 14 November 1817 Madame Amélie de Beauharnais.
  • 14 November 1817 – 2 August 1829 Her Ryal Highness Princess Amélie o Leuchtenberg.
  • 2 August 1829 – 7 Aprile 1831 Her Imperial Majesty The Empress o Brazil.
  • 7 Aprile – 15 Juin 1831: Her Imperial Majesty Empress Amélie o Brazil.
  • 15 Juin 1831 – 24 September 1834 Her Imperial Majesty Empress Amélie, Duchess o Braganza.
  • 24 September 1834 – 26 Januar 1873 Her Imperial Majesty Empress Amélie, Dowager Duchess o Braganza.