Henrietta Maria of Brandenburg-Schwedt
|Henrietta Maria of Brandenburg-Schwedt|
Marie Henriette of Brandenburg-Schwedt and her husband, Frederick Louis of Württemberg (painting of 1716 by Antoine Pesne)
|Spouse(s)||Frederick Louis of Württemberg|
|Noble family||House of Hohenzollern|
|Father||Philip William, Margrave of Brandenburg-Schwedt|
|Mother||Princess Johanna Charlotte of Anhalt-Dessau|
2 March 1702|
|Died||7 May 1782
|Buried||Crypt in the church of Köpenick Palace|
Henriette Maria of Brandenburg-Schwedt (2 March 1702 probably in Berlin – 7 May 1782 in Köpenick), was a granddaughter of Great Elector. She was the daughter of Philip William of Brandenburg-Schwedt (1669-1711), the eldest son of the elector from his second marriage with Sophia Dorothea of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg. Her mother was Johanna Charlotte (1682-1750), the daughter of Prince John George II of Anhalt-Dessau.
- Eberhard Frederick (1718-1719)
- Louise Frederica (1721-1791), married Frederick II of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.
Henrietta Maria died on 7 May 1782, aged 81, and was buried in the crypt below the church of Köpenick Palace, where she had spent her widow years. Her daughter arranged for a black marble plate in the crypt to commemorate her mother. In the 1960, the coffin was cremated, with permission of the Hohenzollern family, and the formerly open-ended crypt (as described by Fontane) was walled off. Her urn was buried below the black marble plate.
- Theodor Fontane. Wanderungen durch die Mark Brandenburg. Volume 4 Spreeland. "An der Spree: Schloss Köpenick"
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