Princess Isabelle of Orléans (1878–1961)

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Princess Isabelle of Orléans
Duchess of Guise
Isabelle Marie d’Orléans, duchesse de Guise.jpg
Spouse Prince Jean, Duke of Guise
Issue Isabelle, Countess of Harcourt
Françoise, Princess Christopher of Greece
Anne, Duchess of Aosta
Henri, Count of Paris
Full name
Isabelle Marie Laure Mercédès Ferdinande d'Orléans
House House of Orléans
Father Philippe, Count of Paris
Mother Infanta Maria Isabel of Spain
Born (1878-05-07)7 May 1878
Eu, France
Died 21 April 1961(1961-04-21) (aged 82)
Larache, Morocco
Religion Roman Catholicism

Princess Isabelle of Orléans (Isabelle Marie Laure Mercédès Ferdinande; 7 May 1878 – 21 April 1961) was a member of the French Orleanist royal family and by marriage Duchess of Guise.

She was born at Eu, France, the daughter of Prince Philippe, Count of Paris and Infanta Maria Isabel of Spain.

Biography[edit]

Marriage and issue[edit]

She married, at Twickenham, on 30 October 1899, her first cousin Prince Jean, Duke of Guise (1874–1940). Jean was the son of prince Robert, Duke of Chartres (1840–1910) and Françoise d'Orléans (1844–1925).

They had four children:

Princess Isabelle died in Larache, Morocco.

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