|Birth: ||Oct. 2, 1798|
|Death: ||Jul. 28, 1849, Portugal|
Carlos was the son of Prince Carlos Emmanuel of Savoy-Carignano and his wife Princess Maria Christine of Poland.
He succeeded his distant cousin, King Carlos Felice I, as the King of Sardinia.
On 30 September 1817, he married Maria-Teresa, Archduchess of Austria, his second cousin. They were the parents of Fernando, Maria-Cristina, and King Vittorio Emmanuel II, 1st King of Italy.
He abdicated after his forces were defeated by the Austrian army at the Battle of Novara (1849), and died in exile soon thereafter in Portugal.
Charles Emmanuel of Savoy, Prince of Carignano (1770 - 1800)
Maria Christina Albertina Carolina of Courland (1779 - 1851)
Maria-Teresa Francesca Habsburg Savoy-Carignano (1801 - 1855)*
Fernando Maria Alberto Amadeo Filiberto Vincenzo Savoy-Genoa (1822 - 1855)*
Maria-Cristina Savoy-Carignano (1826 - 1827)*
Carlos Alberto I -Carlos Alberto Amadeo Savoy-Carignano (1798 - 1849)
Maria Elisabeth of Savoy-Carignano (1800 - 1856)*
Basilica di Superga
Provincia di Torino
Plot: Great Mausoleum, Savoy Crypt
Created by: Goddess
Record added: Oct 06, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 42767269
Added: Oct. 6, 2009