Prince Louis, Count of Aquila
|Count of Aquila|
|Born||19 July 1824|
Naples, Two Sicilies
|Died||5 March 1897 (aged 72)|
|Issue||Prince Luigi, Count of Roccaguglielma|
Princess Maria Isabella
Prince Maria Emanuele
|Father||Francis I of the Two Sicilies|
|Mother||Maria Isabella of Spain|
Marriage and issue
Louis married Januária Maria, Princess Imperial of Brazil, daughter of Pedro I of Brazil and his wife Maria Leopoldina of Austria, on 28 April 1844 in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. His sister Theresa Christina had been married to Januária Maria's brother Emperor Pedro II of Brazil since 1842. Louis and Januária Maria had four children:
- Prince Luigi, Count of Roccaguglielma (18 July 1845–27 November 1909). Luigi married morganatically Maria Amelia Bellow-Hamel and had two children.
- Princess Maria Isabella of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (22 July 1846–14 February 1859)
- Prince Filippo of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (12 August 1847–9 July 1922). Filippo married morganatically Flora Boonen and had no children.
- Prince Maria Emanuele of Bourbon-Two Sicilies (24 January 1851–26 January 1851).
Titles and styles
- 19 July 1824 – 5 March 1897: His Royal Highness The Count of Aquila
- Darryl Lundy (17 April 2004). "Luigi Carlo Maria di Borbone, Principe di Borbone delle Due Sicilie". ThePeerage.com. Retrieved 2008-10-05.
- Paul Theroff. "TWO SICILIES". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2008-10-05.
- http://www.borbone-due-sicilie.org/downloads/genealogy-of-the-royal-house-of-bourbo1.pdf Genealogy of the Royal House of Bourbon-Two Sicilies, p.12
- Maria Amelia Bellow-Hamel (born at Havana, Cuba 19 Jun 1847; died at Paris 1 Mar 1914) was the daughter of John/Juan Bellow Hamel y Nathans (born at New Orleans, US) and Enriquetta Penot y Gilbau.
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- Navarrete Martínez, Esperanza Navarrete Martínez. "María de la O Isabel de Borbón". Diccionario biográfico España (in Spanish). Real Academia de la Historia.
- Genealogie ascendante jusqu'au quatrieme degre inclusivement de tous les Rois et Princes de maisons souveraines de l'Europe actuellement vivans [Genealogy up to the fourth degree inclusive of all the Kings and Princes of sovereign houses of Europe currently living] (in French). Bourdeaux: Frederic Guillaume Birnstiel. 1768. p. 9.
- Genealogie ascendate, p. 1
- Genealogie ascendate, p. 96
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