Francesco Farnese, Duke o Parma
|Duke o Parma an Piacenza|
|Ring||11 December 1694 – 26 Februar 1727|
19 Mey 1678|
26 Februar 1727 (aged 48)|
|Consort||Dorothea Sophie o Neuburg|
|Hoose||House of Farnese|
|Faither||Rannuccio II o Parma|
Francesco Farnese (19 May 1678 – 26 February 1727) reigned as the seventh Farnese Duke o Parma an Piacenza frae 1694 until his daith. Francesco curtailed coort expenditure, enormous under his faither an predecessor, Ranuccio II, while preventing the occupation o his Duchy o Parma, nominally a Papal fief, during the War o the Spaingie Succession.
Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]
On 7 December 1696 he mairit Dorothea Sophie o Neuburg, his brother Odoardo's widow, to avoid the return o her dowry. She wis a sister o Haly Roman Empress Eleonore Magdalene (wife o Leopold I, Holy Roman Emperor) as well as Queen Maria Sophie o Portugal as well as the last wife o Charles II o Spain Maria Anna o Neuburg. They haed nae childer.
Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]
19 Mey 1678 – 6 September 1693 Prince Francesco.
- 6 September 1693 - 11 December 1694 The Hereditary Prince o Parma.
- 11 December 1694 - 26 Februar 1727 The Duke o Parma.
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