Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria (1882–1940)

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Archduchess Maria Anna
Princess Elias of Bourbon-Parma
Elias von Parma & Maria Anna von Österreich Postkarte 1903.jpg
Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria-Teschen with husband Elias of Bourbon-Parma in 1903
Born(1882-01-06)6 January 1882
Linz, Upper Austria, Austria–Hungary
Died25 February 1940(1940-02-25) (aged 58)
Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland
SpousePrince Elias of Bourbon-Parma
IssuePrincess Elisabetta
Prince Carlo
Princess Maria Francesca
Robert Hugo, Duke of Parma
Prince Francesco
Princess Giovanna
Infanta Alicia, Duchess of Calabria
Princess Maria Cristina
Full name
German: Maria Anna Isabelle Epiphanie Eugenie Gabriele
FatherArchduke Friedrich, Duke of Teschen
MotherPrincess Isabella of Croÿ

Archduchess Maria Anna Isabelle Epiphanie Eugenie Gabriele of Austria,[1][2] full German name: Maria Anna Isabelle Epiphanie Eugenie Gabriele, Erzherzogin von Österreich[1][2] (6 January 1882, Linz, Upper Austria, Austria–Hungary[1][2] – 25 February 1940, Lausanne, Vaud, Switzerland[1][2]) was a member of the Teschen branch of the House of Habsburg-Lorraine and an Archduchess of Austria and Princess of Bohemia, Hungary, and Tuscany by birth. Through her marriage to Prince Elias of Bourbon-Parma (later Duke of Parma), Maria Anna was also a member of the House of Bourbon-Parma and a Princess of Bourbon-Parma.

Early life[edit]

Maria Anna was the second child and daughter of Archduke Friedrich, Duke of Teschen and his wife Princess Isabella of Croÿ.[1][2]

Marriage and issue[edit]

Maria Anna married Prince Elias of Bourbon-Parma, the eldest son of Robert I, Duke of Parma and his first wife Princess Maria Pia of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, on 25 May 1903 in Vienna.[1][2] Maria Anna and Elias had eight children:[1]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 6 January 1882 – 25 May 1903: Her Imperial and Royal Highness Princess Imperial and Archduchess Maria Anna of Austria, Princess Royal of Hungary and Bohemia
  • 25 May 1903 – 25 February 1940: Her Imperial and Royal Highness Princess Maria Anna of Bourbon-Parma, Archduchess and Princess Imperial of Austria, Princess Royal of Hungary and Bohemia



  1. ^ a b c d e f g Darryl Lundy (7 Nov 2004). "Maria Anna Erzherzogin von Österreich". Retrieved 2009-08-05.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Paul Theroff. "AUSTRIA". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Archived from the original on 25 June 2009. Retrieved 2009-08-05.