Hélène Napoleone Bonaparte

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Hélène Napoleone Bonaparte (June 18, 1816 – January 16, 1907) [1] was the reputed daughter of Napoleon by his mistress, Albine de Montholon, wife of Charles Tristan, marquis de Montholon, and mother of Charles-François-Frédéric, marquis de Montholon-Sémonville. [2]

She was born Napoléone Marie Hélène Charlotte de Montholon-Sémonville in Saint Helena while Albine and Montholon were with Napoleon in exile there. Napoleon never acknowledged Hélène, although she was said to bear a striking resemblance to him. Nothing else is known of Hélène's life after she left Saint Helena. She died at Aix-en-Provence.


  1. ^ [http://www.geni.com/people/Napol%C3%A9one-Marie-H%C3%A9l%C3%A8ne-Charlotte-de-Montholon-Semonville/6000000026231786277 "Napoléone Marie Hélène Charlotte de Montholon Semonville" geni.com Accessed August 17, 2014
  2. ^ "Napoleon Bonaparte"