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 (sent to monastery)
5 April 1626
Anna Vasilchikova ---- ---- January 1575 not tsarina
(the wedding wasn't authorized by the Church)
1576/77 repudiated by her husband (sent to monastery)
Murder of Ljedmitry.jpeg Maria Feodorovna Nagaya Feodor Nagoy ---- September 1580 or 1581 not tsarina
(the wedding wasn't authorized by the Church)
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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