Princess Isabella Antonie of Croÿ

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Princess Isabella of Croÿ
Princess Isabella of Bavaria
Princess Isabella in 1912.
Born (1890-10-07)7 October 1890
L'Hermitage, Bayreuth, Kingdom of Bavaria
Died 30 March 1982(1982-03-30) (aged 91)
Schloss Leutstetten, Starnberg, Bavaria, Germany
Spouse Prince Franz of Bavaria
Issue Prince Ludwig of Bavaria
Princess Maria Elisabeth of Bavaria
Princess Adelgunde Maria of Bavaria
Princess Dorothea Therese of Bavaria
Prince Rasso of Bavaria
Full name
German: Isabella Antonie Eleonore Natalie Klementine
House House of Croÿ
House of Wittelsbach
Father Karl Alfred, Duke of Croÿ
Mother Princess Ludmilla d'Arenberg

Princess Isabella of Croÿ (Isabella Antonie Eleonore Natalie Klementine; 7 October 1890, L'Hermitage, Bayreuth, Kingdom of Bavaria – 30 March 1982, Schloss Leutstetten, Starnberg, Bavaria, Germany) was a Princess of Croÿ by birth and a Princess of Bavaria and member of the House of Wittelsbach through her marriage to Prince Franz of Bavaria, a son of Ludwig III, the last King of Bavaria.[1][2]


Isabella was the second child of Karl Alfred, Duke of Croÿ, and his wife, Princess Ludmilla von Arenberg,[1][2] daughter of the 8th Duke of Arenberg.

Marriage and issue[edit]

Isabella married Prince Franz of Bavaria, third son of Ludwig III of Bavaria and his wife, Archduchess Maria Theresia of Austria-Este, on 8 July 1912 at Schloss Weilburg in Vienna, Austria–Hungary.[1][2] Isabella and Franz had two sons and four daughters:[1][2]

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 7 October 1890 – 8 July 1912: Her Serene Highness Princess Isabella of Croÿ
  • 8 July 1912 – 30 March 1982: Her Royal Highness Princess Isabella of Bavaria




  1. ^ a b c d Darryl Lundy (22 Jan 2009). "Isabella Prinzessin von Croÿ". Retrieved 2009-06-16.  External link in |publisher= (help)
  2. ^ a b c d Paul Theroff. "CROY". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2009-06-16. 
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