Berthe de Rohan

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Berthe de Rohan
Duchess of Madrid
Berthe de Rohan.jpg
Spouse Carlos, Duke of Madrid
Full name
French: Marie-Berthe Françoise Félicie Jeanne
German: Maria-Bertha Franziska Felicia Johanne
Father Arthur of Rohan, Prince of Rochefort
Mother Countess Gabriela of Waldstein-Wartenberg
Born (1868-05-21)21 May 1868
Teplitz, Kingdom of Bohemia, Austria–Hungary
Died 19 January 1945(1945-01-19) (aged 76)
Vienna, Greater German Reich

Berthe de Rohan[1][2] (French: Marie-Berthe Françoise Félicie Jeanne de Rohan, Princesse de Rohan[1][2]) (21 May 1868 – 19 January 1945) was the ninth and youngest child[1][2] of Prince Arthur of Rohan and his wife Countess Gabriela of Waldstein-Wartenberg.[1][2]

Berthe was a Princess of Rohan and member of the House of Rohan by birth. She was born in Teplitz, Kingdom of Bohemia, Austria–Hungary.[1][2] Through her marriage to Carlos, Duke of Madrid, Carlist claimant to the Spanish throne, Berthe was titular Queen consort of Spain, France, and Navarre.

Marriage[edit]

Berthe married Carlos, Duke of Madrid, second son,[1][2] eldest son of Juan, Count of Montizón and his wife Archduchess Maria Beatrix of Austria-Este,[1][2] on 28 April 1894 in Prague.[1][2] Their union produced no issue.[1][2]

Berthe died in Vienna, Greater German Reich,[1][2] aged 76.

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 21 May 1868 – 28 April 1894: Her Highness Princess Berthe of Rohan
  • 28 April 1894 – 18 July 1909: Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Madrid, Princess of Rohan
  • 18 July 1909 – 19 January 1945: Her Royal Highness The Dowager Duchess of Madrid, Princess of Rohan

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Darryl Lundy (12 Jan 2003). "Marie Berthe de Rohan". thePeerage.com. Retrieved 2009-06-09. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i j Paul Theroff. "ROHAN". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2009-06-09. 
Berthe de Rohan
Born: 21 May 1868 Died: 19 January 1945
Titles in pretence
Preceded by
Margherita of Bourbon-Parma
— TITULAR —
Queen consort of Spain
28 April 1894 – 18 July 1909
Succeeded by
Maria das Neves of Portugal
— TITULAR —
Queen consort of France and Navarre
28 April 1894 – 18 July 1909