Elisabeth Maria Henriette Stephanie Gisela Windisch-Grätz

Elisabeth Maria Henriette Stephanie Gisela Windisch-Grätz

Birth
Laxenburg, Mödling Bezirk, Lower Austria (Niederösterreich), Austria
Death 16 Mar 1963 (aged 79)
Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
Burial Huttenberg, Sankt Veit an der Glan Bezirk, Carinthia (Kärnten), Austria
Plot Group 22, Grave G29 - Unmarked white cross
Memorial ID 13060723 · View Source
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Austrian Royalty. Archduchess of Austria, of the Habsburg (Austria Hongaria) Dynasty, also known as Erzsi, Elisabeth Marie of Austria, and Elisabeth Petznek. Daughter of Crown Prince Rudolf of Austria and Stephanie, Princess of Belgium. She was only about six years old when her father killed himself in 1889. In 1902 she married Prince Otto of Windisch-Grätz, and eventually divorced him in the late 1940s. She became known as the Red Archduchess when she married Leopold Petznek, a leftist politician.

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  • Originally Created by: MC
  • Added: 18 Jan 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13060723
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Elisabeth Maria Henriette Stephanie Gisela Windisch-Grätz (2 Sep 1883–16 Mar 1963), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13060723, citing Hüttenberger Friedhof, Huttenberg, Sankt Veit an der Glan Bezirk, Carinthia (Kärnten), Austria ; Maintained by Find A Grave .