Today in History / OnThis Day - April 22nd. 1780 - Princess Henriette of Nassau-Weilburg

Princess Henriette of Nassau-Weilburg was born on April 22nd. 1780 in
Kirchheimbolanden.


Henriette - Source picture: Wikipedia


Her parents had been Charles Christian of Nassau-Weilburg and his wife
Carolina of Orange Nassau (daughter of William IV of Orange).

At the Hermitage near Bayreuth, Princess Henriette married
Duke Louis of Württemberg. They would have 5 children.

Through her grandchildren Princess Henrietta has many descendants.
Inter alia:
Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kindom;
Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh;
Juan Carlos I of Spain.

Princess Henriette died on January 2nd. 1857 at the age of 76.
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