Count Karl Leopold von Schlieben
|Count Karl Leopold von Schlieben|
3 February 1723|
Magdeburg, Kingdom of Prussia
|Died||18 April 1788
Königsberg, East Prussia
|Spouse||Countess Marie Eleanore von Lehndorff|
|Father||Count George Adam von Schlieben|
|Mother||Countess Katharina Dorothea Finck von Finckenstein|
He was born in Magdeburg. His father was Count George Adam von Schlieben (German: Georg Adam Graf von Schlieben, 5 February 1688 – 15 June 1737) and his mother was Countess Katharina Dorothea Finck von Finckenstein.
Marriage and issue
- Countess Marie Karoline of Schlieben (28 January 1752 – 2 August 1832); married Friedrich Wilhelm von Schlieben
- Countess Friederike Amalie of Schlieben (28 February 1757 – 17 December 1827); married, on 9 March 1780 in Königsberg, Friedrich Karl Ludwig, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck and had issue. Through her son, Friedrich Wilhelm, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, she is an ancestress of the Royal Houses of Denmark, Greece, Norway, and the United Kingdom.
Through his daughter, Friederike, Karl Leopold is a 5x great grandfather of Elizabeth II, and 6x great grandfather of Charles, Prince of Wales, Margrethe II of Denmark, Constantine II of Greece, Carl XVI Gustaf of Sweden, Harald V of Norway, Prince Philippe, Duke of Brabant and Henri, Grand Duke of Luxembourg.