Marie Anne de Bourbon (1697–1741)

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Marie Anne de Bourbon
Mademoiselle de Clermont
Marie Anne de Bourbon, Mlle de Clermont (1697-1741), Pierre Gobert.jpg
Portrait bi Pierre Gobert.
Born16 October 1697(1697-10-16)
Hôtel de Condé, Paris, Fraunce
Dee'd11 August 1741(1741-08-11) (aged 43)
Hôtel du Petit Luxembourg, Paris, Fraunce
BuirialConvent o the Faubourg Saunt Jacques, Paris, Fraunce
SpouseLouis, Duke o Joyeuse
Full name
Marie Anne de Bourbon
FaitherLouis, Prince o Condé
MitherLouise Françoise de Bourbon
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
SeegnaturMarie Anne de Bourbon's signature

Marie Anne de Bourbon (16 October 1697 11 August 1741) wis a granddaughter o Louis XIV through his daughter Louise Françoise de Bourbon, Duchess of Bourbon. Marie Anne wis a mistress o the household tae Marie Leszczyńska (the wife o Louis XV) Her mither wis a daughter o Madame de Montespan. She wis kent as Mademoiselle de Clermont. Her faither wis Louis, Duke o Bourbon, Prince o Condé, a grandson o Louis, Grand Condé.



Secret mairriage[eedit | eedit soorce]

Marie Anne secretly married her lover, the Duke o Joyeuse, in 1719. Her husband, Louis de Melun, wis the son o the Prince o Epinoy an a frae Lorraine. Louis was also a great great grandson of Gabrielle d'Estrées. He was mairit tae Armande de La Tour d'Auvergne, a daughter o the Duke o Bouillon an grand daughter o Marie Anne Mancini. In 1724, during a hunting party at Marie Anne's ancestral home, the Château de Chantilly, Louis disappeared and his body was never found. Naturally distraught, Marie Anne never mairit again. She was never to have any children.


Daith an burial[eedit | eedit soorce]

She died in Paris o inflamed bowels an wis buried at the was buried in the Carmelite Convent o the Faubourg Saunt Jacques in Paris.


Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 16 October 1697 11 August 1741 Her Most Serene Highness Mademoiselle de Clermont, Princess o the bluid.