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Princess Marie of Nassau
Princess of Wied
Spouse Hermann, Prince of Wied
Issue
Elisabeth, Queen of Romania
William, Prince of Wied
Prince Otto
Full name
German: Marie Wilhelmine Friederike Elisabeth
House House of Nassau-Weilburg
House of Wied-Neuwied
Father William, Duke of Nassau
Mother Princess Louise of Saxe-Hildburghausen
Born 29 January 1825(1825-01-29)
Biebrich, Duchy of Nassau
Died 24 March 1902 (aged 77)
Neuwied, Duchy of Nassau

Princess Marie of Nassau (German: Prinzessin Marie Wilhelmine Friederike Elisabeth von Nassau; 29 January 1825 – 24 March 1902) was the eighth child and fourth daughter of William, Duke of Nassau and wife of Hermann, 4th Prince of Wied. She was the mother of Queen Elisabeth of Romania.

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Early life

Marie was born at Biebrich, Duchy of Nassau the eighth child and fourth daughter of William, Duke of Nassau (1792–1839) by his first wife, Princess Louise of Saxe-Hildburghausen (1794–1825), daughter of Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg.

She was sister of:

And half sister of:

Marriage and family

Marie married on 20 June 1842 in Biebrich, Hermann, Prince of Wied (1814–1864), elder son of Johann August Carl, Prince of Wied and Princess Sophie Auguste of Solms-Braunfels. They had three children:

Titles and styles

  • 29 January 1825 – 20 June 1842: Her Ducal Serene Highness Princess Marie of Nassau
  • 20 June 1842 – 5 March 1864: Her Ducal Serene Highness The Princess of Wied
  • 5 March 1864 – 24 March 1902: Her Ducal Serene Highness The Dowager Princess of Wied

Ancestry

Notes and sources

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