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 ancestor of Elizabeth II, 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.