Princess Marie Amalie o Baden

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Princess Marie Amalie o Baden
Duchess o Hamilton an Brandon
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Born11 October 1817(1817-10-11)
Karlsruhe Pailace, Baden
Dee'd17 October 1888(1888-10-17) (aged 71)
Baden-Baden, Baden
SpouseWilliam Hamilton, 11t Duke o Hamilton
IssueWilliam Douglas-Hamilton, 12t Duke o Hamilton
Charles Douglas-Hamilton, 7t Yerl o Selkirk
Mary Victoria, Hereditary Princess o Monaco
Full name
Marie Amalie Elisabeth Karoline
HooseZähringen
FaitherCharles, Grand Duke o Baden
MitherStéphanie de Beauharnais

Princess Marie Amalie o Baden (Marie Amalie Elisabeth Karoline; 11 October 1817 – 17 October 1888) wis the youngest dochter o Charles, Grand Duke o Baden an Stéphanie de Beauharnais,. In 1843, she mairit the Scots nobleman William Hamilton, Marquess o Douglas an Clydesdale. Thay became the Duke an Duchess o Hamilton upon the daith o William's faither in 1852. Thair anly dochter Mary mairit the future Albert I, Prince o Monaco an wis the mither o Louis II.

Princess Marie Amalie wis a cousin o Napoleon III o Fraunce, as well as a friend o his an his wife's, Empress Eugénie. She eften accompanied the couple at offeecial events, an providit them lodging when thay visited her ootside Fraunce.

Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

On 23 Februar 1843, she mairit the Scots nobleman William Douglas-Hamilton, Marquess o Douglas an Clydesdale, the anly son o the 10t Duke o Hamilton.

Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. William Douglas-Hamilton, 12t Duke o Hamilton (later 12t Duke o Hamilton)
  2. Charles Douglas-Hamilton, 7t Yerl o Selkirk (later 7t Yerl o Selkirk
  3. Leddy Mary Victoria Hamilton mairit Albert I, Prince o Monaco in 1869).


Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 11 October 1817 – 23 Februar 1843 Her Grand Ducal Highness Princess Marie Amelie o Baden.
  • 23 Februar 1843 – 18 August 1852 Her Grand Ducal Highness The Marchioness o Douglas an Clydesdale.
  • 18 August 1852 – 8 Julie 1863 Her Grand Ducal Highness The Duchess o Hamilton.
  • 8 Julie 1863 – 17 October 1888 Her Grand Ducal Highness The Dowager Duchess o Hamilton.