Louise Henriette de Bourbon
|Louise Henriette de Bourbon|
|Duchess o Orléans|
Louise Henriette in 1743 bi a member o the French School.
|Born||20 Juin 1726
|Dee'd||9 Februar 1759
Palais Royal, Paris, Fraunce
|Buirial||Val-de-Grâce, Paris, Fraunce|
|Spouse||Louis Philippe d'Orléans|
|Issue||Philippe, Duke o Orléans
Bathilde, Duchess o Bourbon
|Hoose||Bourbon (Conti branch, bi birth)
Orléans (bi marriage)
|Faither||Louis Armand de Bourbon|
|Mither||Louise Élisabeth de Bourbon|
Louise Henriette de Bourbon (20 Juin 1726 – 9 Februar 1759) was Duchess o Orléans and the mother o Philippe Égalité. Bi birth and marriage she held the prestigious rank o a Princess o the blood. She married a distant cousin o hers. After her death, her husband had several mistresses, ultimately finding the "love o his life", the witty but married Madame de Montesson, whom he married after she became a widow.
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Background[eedit | eedit soorce]
Marriage[eedit | eedit soorce]
One of Louise Henriette's cousins, Louis Jean Marie de Bourbon, Duke o Penthièvre, grandson o Keeng Louis XIV, had proposed marriage to her, but her mother's choice fell upon the Duke o Chartres. As a result on 17 December 1743, aged of seventeen, Louise Henriette married her second cousin Louis Philippe d'Orléans, Duke o Chartres (future Duke o Orléans) in the Ryal Chapel o the Palace o Versailles.
Childer[eedit | eedit soorce]
- A daughter (13 July 1745 – 14 December 1745).
- Philippe d'Orléans (13 Aprile 1747, – 6 November 1793) married Louise Marie Adélaïde de Bourbon an had childer.
- Bathilde d'Orléans (9 Julie 1750 – 10 Januar 1822) married Louis Henri, Prince o Condé an had childer.
Titles, styles, honours and arms[eedit | eedit soorce]
Titles and styles[eedit | eedit soorce]
- 20 Juin 1726 – 17 December 1743 Her Most Serene Highness Mademoiselle de Conti
- 17 December 1743 – 4 Februar 1752 Her Most Serene Highness The Duchess o Chartres.
- 4 Februar 1752 – 9 Februar 1759 Her Most Serene Highness The Duchess o Orléans.
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