Princess Therese o Saxe-Altenburg

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Princess Therese
Duchess o Dalarna
Prinzessin Therese von Sachsen-Altenburg.jpg
Born21 December 1836(1836-12-21)
Ansbach, Bavarie, Germany
Dee'd9 November 1914(1914-11-09) (aged 77)
Haga Pailace, Stockholm
SpousePrince August, Duke o Dalarna
Full name
Therese Amalia Karolina Josefina Antoinetta
HooseHouse o Saxe-Altenburg
FaitherPrince Eduard o Saxe-Altenburg
MitherPrincess Amalie o Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen

Princess Therese o Saxe-Altenburg (Therese Amalia Karolina Josefina Antoinetta; 21 December 1836 – 9 November 1914) wis a Princess o Saxe-Altenburg bi birth an a Princess o Swaden an Norawa as the spouse o Prince August, Duke o Dalarna. She wis kent in Swaden as Teresia. Efter her faither's daith in 1852, she lived wi her cousin, Queen Marie o Hanover, an a maternal uncle.

Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

In 1864, Prince August o Swaden an Norawa, Duke o Dalarna visited her in Düsseldorf, an efter he haed spent a week tae get tae kent her, thair engagement wis annoonced. Thay war mairit on 16 Aprile 1864 in Altenburg. She wis then styled Princess o Swaden an Norawa an Duchess o Dalecarlia (Dalarna). Prince August wis a son o Josephine o Leuchtenberg an Oscar I o Swaden an a brither o the future Charles XV o Swaden an Oscar II o Swaden

Teetles an styles[eedit | eedit soorce]

  • 21 December 1836 -  16 Aprile 1864 Her Serene Highness Princess Therese o Saxe-Altenburg, Duchess o Saxony.
  • 16 Aprile 1864 - 4 Mairch 1873 Her Ryal Highness The Duchess o Dalarna, Princess o Norawa, Princess o Swaden.
  • 4 Mairch 1873 - 9 November 1914 Her Ryal Highness The Dowager Duchess o Dalarna.