Marie Antoinette Murat

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Marie Antoinette Murat
Princess of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
Antoinette Murat Fürstin von Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen.jpg
Spouse Charles, Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
Issue Princess Karoline
Charles Anthony, Prince of Hohenzollern
Princess Amalie
Princess Friederike
Full name
Marie Antoinette
House House of Murat
House of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
Father Pierre Murat
Mother Louise d'Astorg
Born (1793-01-05)5 January 1793
Cahors, Lot, French Republic
Died 19 January 1847(1847-01-19) (aged 54)
Sigmaringen, Principality of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen

Marie Antoinette Murat, French: Marie Antoinette Murat, Princesse Murat (born 5 January 1793 in Cahors, Lot, French Republic; died 19 January 1847 in Sigmaringen, Principality of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen) was a member of the House of Murat and a Princess Murat by birth[citation needed]. Through her marriage to Charles, Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, Marie Antoinette was also a member of the House of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen and Princess consort of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen. Marie Antoinette was the niece of Joachim Murat, King of the Two Sicilies from 1808 to 1815 and a brother-in-law of Napoleon Bonaparte, through marriage to Napoleon's youngest sister, Caroline Bonaparte.

Family[edit]

Marie Antoinette was a daughter of Pierre Murat (elder brother of Joachim Murat, King of the Two Sicilies) and his wife Louise d'Astorg.

Marriage and issue[edit]

Marie Antoinette married Charles, Hereditary Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen, eldest son of Anton Aloys, Prince of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen and his wife Princess Amalie Zephyrine of Salm-Kyrburg, on 4 February 1808 in Paris. Marie Antoinette and Charles had four children:

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 5 January 1793 – 4 February 1808: Marie Antoinette Murat, Princess Murat[citation needed]
  • 4 February 1808–1831: Her Serene Highness The Hereditary Princess of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
  • 1831 – 19 January 1847: Her Serene Highness The Princess of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

Marie Antoinette Murat
Born: 5 January 1793 Died: 19 January 1847
German nobility
Preceded by
Amalie Zephyrine of Salm-Kyrburg
Princess consort of Hohenzollern-Sigmaringen
1831 – 19 January 1847
Succeeded by
Princess Katharina of Hohenlohe-Waldenburg-Schillingsfürst