List of Russian consorts

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The Imperial Consorts of Russia were the spouses of the Russian Monarchs. They used the titles Tsaritsa or Empress.

Grand Princess of Moscow[edit]

House of Rurik (1283–1547)[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
- Maria - - - - - - Daniel
- ? Prince Konstantin Borisovich of Rostov
(Rurikids)
- - 1297 before 1316 Yury
- Konchaka-Agafia Togrilcha
(Borjigids)
- 1316 1318
- Helena - - - - 1 March 1331 Ivan I
- Alexandra - - 1332 31 March 1340
husband's death
mid 1360s
- Aigusta Anastasia of Lithuania Gediminas, Grand Duke of Lithuania
(Gediminids)
- Winter of 1333 31 March 1340
husband's accession
11 March 1345 Simeon
- Eupraxia Feodorovna of Smolensk Feodor Sviatoslavich, Prince of Dorogobuzh and Viazma
(Rurikids)
- 1345 1346
repudiated
-
- Maria Alexandrovna of Tver Aleksandr Mikhailovich of Tver
(Rurikids)
- - 27 April 1353
husband's death
-
- Alexandra Vasilyevna Velyaminova Vasily Velyaminov, Mayor of Moscow - 1345 27 April 1353
husband's accession
13 November 1359
husband's death
1364 Ivan II
Eudoxia of moscow reconstruction.jpg Eudoxia Dmitriyevna of Suzdal Dmitry III, Grand Duke of Vladimir-Suzdal
(Rurikids)
- 18 January 1367 19 May 1389
husband's death
7 July 1407 Dmitry I
ChistyakovP SofVitovNaSvGRM.jpg Sophia of Lithuania Vytautas, Grand Duke of Lithuania
(Gediminids)
c. 1371 21 January 1391 27 February 1425
husband's death
13 July 1453 Vasily I
- Maria Yaroslavna of Borovsk Yaroslav Vladimirovich, Prince of Maloyaroslavets
(Rurikids)
- 8 March 1433 27 March 1462
husband's death
4 July 1485 Vasily II
- Maria Borisovna of Tver Boris Alexandrovich, Grand Prince of Tver
(Rurikids)
c. 1442 4 June 1452 27 March 1462
husband's accession
22 April 1467 Ivan III
S.paleolog reconstruction01.jpg Zoe Palaiologina Thomas Palaeologus, Despot of Morea
(Palaeologos)
c. 1455 12 November 1472 7 April 1503
SABUROVA.jpg Solomonia Yuryevna Saburova Yury Konstantinovich Saburov
(Godunov)
c. 1490 4 September 1505 6 November 1505
husband's accession
November 1525
marriaged annulled
18 December 1542 Vasili III
Glinskaya reconstruction.jpg Elena Vasilyevna Glinskaya Prince Vasili Lvovich Glinsky
(Glinski)
c. 1506/1507 21 January 1526 3 December 1533
husband's death
4 April [O.S. 13 April] 1538

Tsaritsa of Russia[edit]

House of Rurik (1547–1598)[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Coronation Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
1000 Anastsia Romanova.jpg Anastasia Romanovna Zakharyina-Yurieva Roman Yurievich Zakharyin-Yuriev
(Romanov)
1530 3/13 February 1547 ---- 7 August 1560 Ivan IV
Maria Temryukovna's ring.jpg Maria Temryukovna
born Kučenej
Temrjuk of Kabardia 1544 21 August 1561 ---- 1 September 1569
Marfa Sobakina.JPG Marfa Vasilevna Sobakina Vasiliy Sobakin 1552 28 October 1571 ---- 13 November 1571
Anna Alexeievna Koltovskaya Alexei Koltovski ---- 29 April 1572 ---- 1574
repudiated by her husband
5 April 1626
Anna Vasilchikova ---- ---- January 1575 ---- 1576/77
Vasilisa Melentieva.jpeg Vasilisa Melentyeva ---- ---- 1579 ---- 1579
Maria Dolgorukaya ----
(Dolgoruki)
---- 1580 ---- 1580
Murder of Ljedmitry.jpeg Maria Feodorovna Nagaya Feodor Nagoy ---- September 1580 or 1581 ---- 18 March 1584
husband's death
1608 or 20 August 1612
Irina godunova02 reconstruction.jpg Irina Feodorovna Godunova Feodor Ivanovich Godunov
(Godunov)
1557 1580 18 March 1584 ---- 16/17 January 1598
husband's death
27 October 1603 Feodor I

Time of Troubles (1598–1613)[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Coronation Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Makovsky False Dmitrys agents murdering Feodor Godunov and his mother 1862.jpg Maria Grigorievna Skuratova-Belskaya Grigory Lukyanovich Skuratov-Belskiy
(Skuratova-Belskaya)
---- 1570/1571 7 January 1598
husband's accession
---- 10 June 1605 Boris Godunov
Caryca Maryna.gif Marina Yuryevna Mniszech Jerzy Mniszech
(Mniszech)
c. 1588 1606 1606 ---- 1606 1614 False Dmitriy I
False Dmitry II
Maria Petrovna Buynosova-Rostovskaya
born Ekaterina
Prince Peter Ivanovich Buynosov-Rostov? ---- 17 January 1608 ---- 19 July 1610
husband's desposition
1626 Vasili IV

House of Romanov (1613–1721)[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Coronation Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Maria Vladimirovna Dolgorukova Prince Vladimir Timofeyevich Dolgorukov
(Dolgoruki)
1601 19 September 1624 ---- 17 January 1625 Michael I
Evdokia.jpeg Eudoxia Lukyanovna Streshnyova Lukyan Stepanovich Streshnyov
(Streshnyov)
1608 5 February 1626 ---- 12 July 1645
husband's death
18 August 1645
KiyskiyKrest detail01.jpg Maria Ilyinichna Miloslavskaya Ilya Danilovich Miloslavsky
(Miloslavsky[disambiguation needed])
1625 26 January 1648 ---- 2/3 March 1669 Aleksey I
Natalia Naryshkina by anonymous (17-18 c., Yaroslavl museum).jpg Natalya Kirillovna Naryshkina Kirill Poluektovich Naryshkin
(Naryshkin)
1 September 1651 1 February 1671 ---- 29 January 1676
husband's death
4 February 1694
Agafiya Semyonovna Grushetskaya Simeon Feodorovich Grushetsky
(Grushetsky)
1663 28 July 1680 ---- 24 July 1681 Fyodor III
Marfa Matveevna.jpg Marfa Matveyevna Apraksina Matvei Vasilievich Apraksin
(Apraksin)
1664 24 February 1682 ---- 7 May 1682
husband's death
11 January 1716
Praskovia nikitin.JPG Praskovya Fyodorovna Saltykova Feodor Petrovich Saltykov
(Saltykov)
12 October 1664 9 January 1684 ---- 8 February 1696
husband's death
13 October 1723 Ivan V
Eudokia Lopukhina.jpg Eudoxia Feodorovna Lopukhina Feodor Abramovich Lopukhin
(Lopukhin)
9 August 1669 6 February 1689 ---- 1698
divorce
7 September 1731 Peter I
Catherine I of Russia 1725.jpg Marfa Samuilovna Skavronskaya
born Marta Helena Skowrońska
Samuel Skowroński
(Skowroński)
15 April 1684
(New Style)
19 February 1712 ---- 22 October 1721
became empress
17 May 1727
(New Style)

Empress of Russia[edit]

House of Romanov (1721–1917)[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Coronation Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Catherine I of Russia 1725.jpg Marfa Samuilovna Skavronskaya
born Marta Helena Skowrońska
Samuel Skowroński
(Skowroński)
15 April 1684 (New Style) 19 February 1712 22 October 1721
Empire proclaimed
7 May 1724
crowned as co-ruler
8 February 1725
husband's death & became Empress regnant
17 May 1727 (New Style) Peter I
Antropov Ek Alex.jpg Catherine Alekseyevna
born Sophie of Anhalt-Zerbst
Christian August, Prince of Anhalt-Zerbst
(Ascania)
2 May 1729 (New Style) 21 August 1745 5 January 1762
husband's accession
12 September 1762 17 July 1762
husband's assassination & became Empress regnant
6 November 1796 Peter III
Вуаль Жан Луи - Портрет великой княгини Марии Фёдоровны.jpg Maria Feodorovna
born Sophie Dorothea of Württemberg
Friedrich II Eugen, Duke of Württemberg
(Württemberg)
25 October 1759 26 September 1776 6 November 1796
husband's accession
5 April 1797 23 March 1801
husband's assassination
5 November 1828 Paul I
Elizaveta wife of tsar Alexander I by Mosnier.jpg Elizabeth Alexeievna
born Louise of Baden
Charles Louis, Hereditary Prince of Baden
(Zähringen)
24 January 1779 28 September 1793 24 March 1801
husband's accession
15 September 1801 1 December 1825
husband's death
16 May 1826 Alexander I
Alexandra Fedorovna in yellow Russian dress (1836, A.Malyukov, Hermitage).jpg Alexandra Feodorovna
born Charlotte of Prussia
Frederick William III of Prussia
(Hohenzollern)
13 July 1798 13 July 1817 1 December 1825
husband's accession
3 September 1826 2 March 1855
husband's death
1 November 1860 Nicholas I
Winterhalter, Francois Xavier - Portrait of Empress Maria Alexandrovna.jpg Maria Alexandrovna
born Marie of Hesse and by Rhine
Louis II, Grand Duke of Hesse
(Hesse-Darmstadt)
8 August 1824 16 April 1841 2 March 1855
husband's accession
7 September 1856 8 June 1880 Alexander II
Maria Feodorovna by Kramskoj.jpg Maria Feodorovna
born Dagmar of Denmark
Christian IX of Denmark
(Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg)
26 November 1847 9 November 1866 13 March 1881
husband's accession
15 May 1883 1 November 1894
husband's death
13 October 1928 Alexander III
Alexandra Fyodorovna LOC 01137u.jpg Alexandra Feodorovna
born Alix of Hesse and by Rhine
Louis IV, Grand Duke of Hesse
(Hesse-Darmstadt)
6 June 1872 14/26 November 1894 16 May 1896 15 March 1917
husband's abdication
17 July 1918 Nicholas II

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