Princess Therese of Nassau-Weilburg

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Princess Theresa of Nassau-Weilburg
Duchess Therese of Oldenburg
Therese of Nassau-Weilburg by Hau.JPG
Duchess Therese of Oldenburg
Spouse Duke Peter of Oldenburg
Issue Grand Duchess Alexandra Petrovna of Russia
Duke Nicholas
Duchess Cecile
Duke Alexander Petrovich
Duchess Katherine
Duke George
Duke Konstantin
Therese, Princess George of Leuchtenberg
Full name
German: Therese Wilhelmine Friederike Isabelle Charlotte
House House of Nassau-Weilburg
House of Holstein-Gottorp
Father William, Duke of Nassau
Mother Princess Louise of Saxe-Hildburghausen
Born (1815-04-17)17 April 1815
Weilburg, Duchy of Nassau
Died 8 December 1871(1871-12-08) (aged 56)
Prague, Kingdom of Bohemia, Austria–Hungary

Princess Therese Wilhelmine Friederike Isabelle Charlotte of Nassau-Weilburg,[1][2] full German name: Therese Wilhelmine Friederike Isabelle Charlotte, Prinzessin von Nassau-Weilburg[1][2] (17 April 1815, Weilburg, Duchy of Nassau[1][2] – 8 December 1871, Prague, Kingdom of Bohemia, Austria–Hungary[1][2]) was a member of the House of Nassau-Weilburg and a Princess of Nassau-Weilburg by birth. Through her marriage to Duke Peter of Oldenburg, Therese was also a member of the House of Holstein-Gottorp and a Duchess of Oldenburg.

Family[edit]

Therese was the second child and daughter of William, Duke of Nassau and his first wife Princess Louise of Saxe-Hildburghausen.[1][2]

Marriage and issue[edit]

Therese married Duke Peter of Oldenburg, second and younger son of Duke George of Oldenburg and his wife Catherine Pavlovna of Russia, on 23 April 1837 in Biebrich.[1][2] Therese and Peter had eight children:[1]

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 17 April 1815 – 23 April 1837: Her Ducal Serene Highness Princess Therese of Nassau-Weilburg
  • 23 April 1837 – 8 December 1871: Her Imperial Highness Duchess Peter Georgievich of Oldenburg

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g Darryl Lundy (15 Jun 2003). "Therese Prinzessin von Nassau-Weilburg". thePeerage.com. Retrieved 2009-08-02. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f Paul Theroff. "NASSAU". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2009-08-02.