Duke Robert of Württemberg

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Duke Robert of Württemberg
Duke Robert of Württemberg
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Spouse Archduchess Maria Immakulata of Austria
Full name
German: Robert Maria Klemens Philipp Joseph
House House of Württemberg
Father Duke Philipp of Württemberg
Mother Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria
Born (1873-01-14)14 January 1873
Meran, Austria–Hungary
Died 12 April 1947(1947-04-12) (aged 74)
Schloss Altshausen, Altshausen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany

Duke Robert Maria Klemens Philipp Joseph of Württemberg (German: Robert Maria Klemens Philipp Joseph, Herzog von Württemberg[1][2]) (14 January 1873, Meran, Austria–Hungary[1][2] – 12 April 1947, Schloss Altshausen, Altshausen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany[1][2]) was a member of the House of Württemberg and a Duke of Württemberg.

Family[edit]

Robert was the fourth child[1][2] of Duke Philipp of Württemberg and his wife Archduchess Maria Theresa of Austria.[1][2] Robert belonged to the fifth branch (called the ducal branch) of the House of Württemberg, descended from the seventh son of Frederick II Eugene, Duke of Württemberg. On the extinction of the eldest branch in 1921, the ducal branch became the new dynastic-branch of the House.

Marriage[edit]

Robert married Archduchess Maria Immakulata of Austria, seventh child and fifth eldest daughter of Archduke Karl Salvator of Austria and his wife Princess Maria Immaculata of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, on 29 October 1900 in Vienna.[1][2] Robert and Maria Immakulata did not have children.[1][2]

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 14 January 1873 – 12 April 1947: His Royal Highness Duke Robert of Württemberg

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g Darryl Lundy (10 May 2003). "Robert Herzog von Württemberg". thePeerage.com. Retrieved 2009-07-26. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g Paul Theroff. "WÜRTTEMBERG". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2009-07-26.