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 Marie Henriette

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Marie Henriette

  • Birth 23 Aug 1836
  • Death 20 Sep 1902
  • Burial Laken, Arrondissement Brussel-Hoofdstad, Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium
  • Plot The Royal Crypt
  • Memorial ID 5526

Queen of the Belgians. Born Archduchess of Austria with the name of Henrietta Maria of Habsburg-Lorraine. She ascended the throne with her husband Leopold II on December 17, 1865, but has never showed an interest for his adopted homeland. After the death of his only son, she lived almost exclusively away from the Court and was generally ignored by the Belgians.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 24 May 1999
  • Find A Grave Memorial 5526
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Marie Henriette (23 Aug 1836–20 Sep 1902), Find A Grave Memorial no. 5526, citing Notre Dame Church, Laken, Arrondissement Brussel-Hoofdstad, Brussels-Capital Region, Belgium ; Maintained by Find A Grave .