Princess Sophie Karoline o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel

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Sophie Karoline o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
Margravine o Brandenburg-Bayreuth
Portrait 438 Sophie Caroline Marie von Brandenburg-Bayreuth.jpg
Born7 October 1737(1737-10-07)
Wolfenbüttel, Niedersachsen, Germany
Dee'd22 December 1817(1817-12-22) (aged 80)
SpouseFriedrich, Margrave o Brandenburg-Bayreuth
Full name
Sophie Karoline Marie
HooseHoose o Brunswick-Bevern
FaitherCharles I, Duke o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
MitherPrincess Philippine Charlotte o Proushie

Princess Sophie Karoline o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (Sophie Karoline Marie; 7 October 1737 – 22 December 1817) wis Margravine o Brandenburg-Bayreuth bi mairiage tae Friedrich, Margrave o Brandenburg-Bayreuth. She was the auldest dochter o Charles I, Duke o Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel, an his wife, Princess Philippine Charlotte o Proushie, sister o Frederick the Great.

Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

In Brunswick on 20 September 1759, 11 month efter the daith o his first wife Princess Wilhelmine o Prussia (Sophie Caroline's aunt), Sophie Caroline mairit Frederick, Margrave o Brandenburg-Bayreuth. He wis 26 years older than she was, an their mairiage wis childless. Friedrich did have a dochter, Margravine Elisabeth Fredericka Sophie o Brandenburg-Bayreuth, frae his first marriage; the girl was anly five years younger than Sophie Caroline. Frederick died on 26 Februar 1763. Without any male issue, he was succeeded on his daith bi his uncle, Friedrich Christian.

Sophie Karoline died on 22 December 1817 at the age of 80. She niver remairit.