Karl Ludwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg

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Karl Ludwig of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Carl Ludwig zu Hohenlohe-Langenburg.jpg
Prince Charles Louis of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Spouse(s) Countess Amalie Henriette of Solms-Baruth
Father Christian Albrecht, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Mother Princess Caroline of Stolberg-Gedern
Born (1762-09-10)10 September 1762
Died 4 April 1825(1825-04-04) (aged 62)

Prince Karl Ludwig of Hohenlohe-Langenburg (10 September 1762, Langenburg – 4 April 1825 ibid.) was the third Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg. Karl Ludwig was the first child of Prince Christian Albert of Hohenlohe-Langenburg and his wife, Princess Caroline of Stolberg-Gedern.

He was an avid musician.

From 1815 to 1825, Prince Karl Ludwig held a seat in the Estates Assembly and since 1820 the First Chamber of the reorganized Estates, but after 1819 he let himself be represented by his son Ernst.

Marriage and descendants[edit]

On 30 January 1789 he married at Kliczków Castle Countess Amalie Henriette of Solms-Baruth (1768–1847), daughter of Count John Christian II of Solms-Baruth.

The marriage produced the following thirteen children:

The marriages of his children and grandchildren make him an ancestor of some of the leading noble houses of Europe.


  • Franz Josef Fürst zu Hohenlohe-Schillingsfürst: Monarchen – Edelleute – Bürger. Die Nachkommen des Fürsten Carl Ludwig zu Hohenlohe-Langenburg 1762–1825, 2nd edition, Degener & Co., Neustadt a. d. Aisch, 1963 (Bibliothek familiengeschichtlicher Arbeiten, vol. 13)

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Karl Ludwig, Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Born: 10 September 1762 Died: 4 April 1825
Preceded by
Christian Albrecht
Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg
Succeeded by