Archduchess Hermine of Austria
Archduchess Hermine, by Friedrich Lieder, circa 1835.
|Archduchess of Austria|
|House||House of Habsburg-Lorraine|
|Father||Archduke Joseph of Austria|
|Mother||Princess Hermine of Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym|
14 September 1817|
Buda Castle, Budapest, Hungary
|Died||13 February 1842
Hermine was the daughter of Archduke Joseph, Palatine of Hungary and Princess Hermine of Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym. Her mother died shortly after giving birth to her and her twin brother, Archduke Stephen, Palatine of Hungary. She was brought up by her stepmother, Duchess Maria Dorothea of Württemberg. She spent much of her childhood in Buda and at the family estate in Alcsút and received an excellent education.Contemporaries described Archduchess Hermine as a comely, kind and modest. However, she was a slim young woman, frail body, and prone to diseases.
|Ancestors of Archduchess Hermine of Austria|
- van de Pas, Leo. "Hermine, Archduchess of Austria". Genealogics.org.