Princess Johanna Elisabeth o Holstein-Gottorp

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Princess Johanna Elisabeth o Holstein-Gottorp
Johanna Elisabeth Holstein-Gottorp by Antoine Pesne.jpg
A portrait o Johanna, presumably bi Antoine Pesne, c.1746
Princess consort o Anhalt-Zerbst
Tenure7 November 1742 - 16 Mairch 1747
Born24 October 1712(1712-10-24)
Gottorp Castle, Gottorp
Dee'd30 Mey 1760(1760-05-30) (aged 47)
Paris, Fraunce
SpouseChristian August, Prince o Anhalt-Zerbst
IssueCatherine II o Roushie
Friedrich August, Prince o Anhalt-Zerbst
HooseHolstein-Gottorp
FaitherChristian August, Prince o Eutin
MitherAlbertine Friederike o Baden-Durlach

Princess Joanna Elisabeth o Holstein-Gottorp (24 October 1712 – 30 Mey 1760) was a German regent, Princess o Anhalt-Zerbst bi mairiage tae Christian August, Prince o Anhalt-Zerbst, an regent o [[Anhalt-Zerbst] frae 1747 tae 1752 for her minor son, Frederick Augustus. She is best kent as the mither o Catherine the Great o Roushie. She wis also a sister o Adolf Friedrich, Keeng o Swaden.

Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

She mairit on 8 November 1727 in Vechelde.

Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Princess Sophie o Anhalt-Zerbst (2 Mey 1729 – 17 November 1796), wha later Catherine the Great, Empress o Roushie.
  2. William Christian Frederick o Anhalt-Zerbst (17 November 1730 – 27 August 1742), died young.
  3. Frederick Augustus, Prince o Anhalt-Zerbst (8 August 1734 – 3 Mairch 1793), died without issue.
  4. Princess Auguste Christine Charlotte o Anhalt-Zerbst (10 November 1736 – 24 November 1736), died in infancy.
  5. Princess Elisabeth Ulrike o Anhalt-Zerbst (17 December 1742 – 5 Mairch 1745), died in infancy.