Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

Hanover, Region Hannover, Lower Saxony (Niedersachsen), Germany
Death 19 Jul 1810 (aged 34)
Hohenzieritz, Landkreis Mecklenburgische Seenplatte, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany
Burial Charlottenburg, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany
Memorial ID 9120728 · View Source
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German Royalty. Born a Princess of Mecklenburg Strelitz, she spent much time in Darmstadt with her grandmother the Princess Georg. Her parents were Prinz Karl Ludwig Friedrich of Mecklenburg Strelitz, her mother Princess Friederike Caroline Luise of Hesse Darmstadt. She married the future Friedrich Wilhelm III of Prussia in 1793, and bore him a number of children. She is remembered as possibly the most beloved of Prussia's queens, and for her devotion to her country, even at the price of intervening personally on its behalf with Napoleon Bonaparte.

Bio by: Elisabeth Rae


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  • Originally Created by: Elisabeth Rae
  • Added: 19 Jul 2004
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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Louise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (10 Mar 1776–19 Jul 1810), Find a Grave Memorial no. 9120728, citing Mausoleum im Schlosspark Charlottenburg, Charlottenburg, Charlottenburg-Wilmersdorf, Berlin, Germany ; Maintained by Find A Grave .