Mahisente Habte Mariam
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|Princess Mahisente Habte Mariam|
|Princess of Ethiopia|
|Born||9 February 1937|
Nekemte, Ethiopian Empire
|Spouse||Prince Sahle Selassie|
|Issue||Ermias Sahle Selassie|
|House||House of Solomon|
|Father||Dejazmach Habte Mariam Gebre-Igziabiher|
|Mother||Woizero Yeshimebet Guma|
|Religion||Ethiopian Orthodox Tewahedo|
|Imperial Family of Ethiopia|
HIH Princess Maryam Senna
Princess Mahisente Habte Mariam(born at Nekemte on 9 February 1937) is the widow of Prince Sahle Selassie, youngest son of Emperor Haile Selassie of Ethiopia. She is the daughter of Dejazmach Habte Mariam Gebre-Igziabiher, heir to the former Welega Kingdom of Leqa Naqamte, and later served as governor of Welega province. Her mother was Woizero Yeshimebet Guma, a prominent Welega Oromo noblewoman who was later married to Ras Mesfin Selashi, a leading Ethiopian aristocrat and close associate of Emperor Haile Selassie. Princess Mahisente is also the mother of Prince Ermias Sahle Selassie, the current President of the Crown Council of Ethiopia.
Titles, styles, honours and arms
Titles and styles
- Mahisente Habte Mariam.
- Her Imperial Highness Princess Mahisente.
- Grand Cordon of the Order of the Queen of Sheba.
- Jubilee Medal (1966).
- Royal Ark
- "Advisory Board Prince Ermias Sahle Selassie Foundation Director". TRFTRA - The Royal Foundation To Rebuild Africa. Retrieved 7 November 2010.
- Per Nordenvall, Kungliga Serafimerorden 1748-1998 (1998). See List of Knights of the Order
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