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 Maria Nikolaevna Romanova

Maria Nikolaevna Romanova

Birth
Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg Federal City, Russia
Death 17 Jul 1918 (aged 19)
Yekaterinburg, Sverdlovsk Oblast, Russia
Burial Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg Federal City, Russia
Plot not yet buried. bones property of Russian State Archive.
Memorial ID 6612033 · View Source
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Russian Royalty. The third child of Czar Nicholas II and his wife, Czaritsa Aleksandra. When World War I broke out in 1914, the good-natured Maria visited wounded Russian soldiers in infirmaries with her youngest sister and best friend, Anastasia. In 1917, with the Russian Revolution, Maria's father abdicated the throne and the entire family was taken prisoner. In July 1918, Maria, her parents, her 3 sisters, and 1 brother were assasinated by the Bolsheviks in Yekaterinburg, Siberia. In 2008 it was determined that remains found the previous year near where most of the Romanov family was found belonged to Maria. It was previously thought that Anastasia was the missing sister. The royal family has been sainted by The Russian Synod Abroad as well as The Moscow Patriarchate.



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  • Originally Created by: Kelly Anne
  • Added: 17 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6612033
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Maria Nikolaevna Romanova (26 Jun 1899–17 Jul 1918), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6612033, citing St. Peter and Paul Fortress, Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg Federal City, Russia ; Maintained by Find A Grave .