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 Maria Anna Josepha of Habsburg

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Maria Anna Josepha of Habsburg Famous memorial

Birth
Linz, Linz Stadt, Upper Austria (Oberösterreich), Austria
Death
14 Aug 1754 (aged 70)
Lisbon, Lisboa Municipality, Lisboa, Portugal
Burial
Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria
Plot
Leopold crypt
Memorial ID
8862361 View Source

[Heart only] Archduchess of Austria. Queen of Portugal. Daughter of Emperor Leopold I. and Eleonore Magdalene von Neuburg. She loved the ballet and danced at the court theater. On October 27. 1708 she married King João V of Portugal. They had six children. In 1742 her husband was hit by a stroke. Assisted by advisers, she conducted the government until his death eight years later. It was her wish, that her heart should be buried in Vienna. Her body rests beside her husband in Sao Vicente de Fora in Lisbon.

[Heart only] Archduchess of Austria. Queen of Portugal. Daughter of Emperor Leopold I. and Eleonore Magdalene von Neuburg. She loved the ballet and danced at the court theater. On October 27. 1708 she married King João V of Portugal. They had six children. In 1742 her husband was hit by a stroke. Assisted by advisers, she conducted the government until his death eight years later. It was her wish, that her heart should be buried in Vienna. Her body rests beside her husband in Sao Vicente de Fora in Lisbon.

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  • Maintained by: Find a Grave
  • Originally Created by: Lutetia
  • Added: 2 Jun 2004
  • Find a Grave Memorial ID: 8862361
  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com/memorial/8862361/maria-anna_josepha-of_habsburg: accessed ), memorial page for Maria Anna Josepha of Habsburg (7 Sep 1683–14 Aug 1754), Find a Grave Memorial ID 8862361, citing Kapuzinergruft, Vienna, Wien Stadt, Vienna (Wien), Austria; Maintained by Find a Grave.