Princess Marie Alexandra of Schleswig-Holstein

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Princess Marie Alexandra
Born (1927-07-09)9 July 1927
Schloss Louisenlund, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Weimar Republic
Died 14 December 2000(2000-12-14) (aged 73)
Friedrichshafen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany
Spouse Douglas Barton-Miller (m. 1970)
Full name
Marie Alexandra Caroline-Mathilde Viktoria Irene
House Glücksburg
Father Wilhelm Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein
Mother Princess Marie Melita of Hohenlohe-Langenburg

Princess Marie Alexandra of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, since 1941 of Schleswig-Holstein[1][2] (Marie Alexandra Caroline-Mathilde Viktoria Irene; 9 July 1927, Schloss Louisenlund, Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany[1][2] – 14 December 2000, Friedrichshafen, Baden-Württemberg, Germany[1][2]) was a member of the House of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg. Marie Alexandra was the fourth and youngest child[1][2] of Wilhelm Friedrich, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein and his wife Princess Marie Melita of Hohenlohe-Langenburg.[1][2] Her older brother Peter was the Duke of Schleswig-Holstein and Head of the House of Oldenburg from 10 February 1965 until his death on 30 September 1980.[1][2]

Marriage[edit]

Marie Alexandra married Douglas Barton-Miller (born 27 December 1929), son of Douglas Barton Miller and his wife, Harriet Maxine Deter,[1][2] on 22 July 1970 at Grünholz, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany.[1][2] Marie Alexandra and Douglas did not have children.[1][2] The couple resided in Friedrichshafen where Douglas was in the restaurant business. Marie Alexandra died in Friedrichshafen in 2000.

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 9 July 1927 – 14 December 2000: Her Highness Princess Marie Alexandra of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg

Royal Patron - the Order "Ordo Supremus Militaris Templi Hierosolymitani" (OSMTH) A United Nations Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) registered in Geneva, Switzerland. Swiss Federal Registry Number CH-660.1.972.999-4

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h i Darryl Lundy (17 June 2003). "Marie Alexandra Prinzessin zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg". ThePeerage.com. Retrieved 2008-11-08. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h i Paul Theroff. "SCHLESWIG-HOLSTEIN". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2008-11-08.