Princess Elisabeth Anna o Proushie

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Princess Elisabeth Anna
Hereditary Grand Duchess o Oldenburg
Her Royal Highness The Hereditary Grand Duchess of Oldenburg.jpg
Born8 Februar 1857(1857-02-08)
Potsdam, Brandenburg
Dee'd28 August 1895(1895-08-28) (aged 38)
BuirialDucal (Herzogliches) Mausoleum, Gertrudenfriedhof, Oldenburg
SpouseFriedrich August, Hereditary Grand Duke o Oldenburg
IssueSophie Charlotte, Princess Eitel Friedrich o Proushie
Duchess Margaret
FaitherPrince Friedrich Karl o Proushie
MitherPrincess Maria Anna o Anhalt-Dessau

Princess Elisabeth Anna o Proushie (8 Februar 1857 – 28 August 1895) wis a princess o the Kinrick o Proushie. She wis a dochter o Prince Friedrich Karl o Proushie (1828–1885) an Princess Maria Anna o Anhalt-Dessau. The Elisabeth-Anna-Palais wis named in her honour efter her early daith in 1895.

Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

On 18 Februar 1878, Elisabeth Anna mairit Friedrich August, Hereditary Grand Duke o Oldenburg. It wis a double wedding, in which Princess Charlotte o Proushie (dochter o the Croun Prince an Crown Princess o Proushie) mairit Bernhard, Hereditary Prince o Saxe-Meiningen on the same day as Elisabeth Anna in Berlin. The mairiages were the first such occasions performed since Proushie haed become the German Empire in 1870. Due to this increased status, the weddings were attendit bi many important personages, including Keeng Leopold II o Belgium an his wife Queen Marie Henriette. The Prince o Wales also attended, as ane o the brides (Charlotte) wis his niece. Friedrich August wis said tae be pleased with his beautiful an charming bride, and their mairiage wis a harmonious.

Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Duchess Sophia Charlotte o Oldenburg (2 Februar 1879 - 29 March 1964) mairit Prince Eitel Friedrich o Proushie (son o Wilhelm II o Germany) but haed nae issue.
  2. Duchess Margarete o Oldenburg (13 October 1881 - 20 Februar 1882) died young.

Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 8 Februar 1857 - 18 Februar 1878 Her Ryal Highness Princess Elisabeth Anna o Proushie.
  • 18 Februar 1878 - 28 August 1895 Her Ryal Highness The Hereditary Grand Duchess o Oldenburg.