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Landgravine Amalie of Hesse-Homburg

Landgravine Amalie of Hesse-Homburg

Consort of frederick, hereditary prince of anhalt-dessau
The basics
About
Gender female
Birth June 29, 1774 (Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Hochtaunuskreis, Darmstadt Government Region, Hesse)
Death February 3, 1846 (Dessau, Dessau-Roßlau, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany)
Family
Mother: Landgravine Caroline of Hesse-Darmstadt
Father: Frederick V, Landgrave of Hesse-Homburg
Siblings: Leopold of Hesse-HomburgFerdinandLandgrave of Hesse-HomburgGustavLandgrave of Hesse-HomburgPhilipLandgrave of Hesse-HomburgLouis WilliamLandgrave of Hesse-HomburgFrederick VILandgrave of Hesse-HomburgPrincess Maria Anna of Hesse-HomburgLandgravine Auguste of Hesse-HomburgCaroline of Hesse-Homburg
Spouse: Frederick, Hereditary Prince of Anhalt-Dessau
Children: Auguste of Anhalt-DessauLeopold IV, Duke of AnhaltPrince George Bernhard of Anhalt-DessauPrincess Louise of Anhalt-DessauPrince Frederick Augustus of Anhalt-DessauWilhelm von Anhalt-Dessau
The details
Biography

Landgravine Christiane Amalie of Hesse-Homburg, full German name: Christiane Amalie, Landgräfin von Hessen-Homburg (29 June 1774, Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Landgraviate of Hesse-Homburg, Holy Roman Empire – 3 February 1846, Dessau, Duchy of Anhalt-Dessau) was a member of the House of Hesse-Homburg and a Landgravine of Hesse-Homburg by birth. Through her marriage to Frederick, Hereditary Prince of Anhalt-Dessau, Amalie was also a member of the House of Ascania and Hereditary Princess of Anhalt-Dessau.

Marriage and issue

Amalie married Frederick, Hereditary Prince of Anhalt-Dessau, only surviving child of Leopold III, Duke of Anhalt-Dessau and his wife Margravine Louise Henriette Wilhelmine of Brandenburg-Schwedt, on 12 June 1792 in Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, Landgraviate of Hesse-Homburg, Holy Roman Empire. Amalie and Frederick had seven children:

The poet Friedrich Hölderlin dedicated his 1800 poem Aus stillem Hauße senden - An eine Fürstin von Dessau to the Hereditary Princess.

Titles, styles, honours and arms

Titles and styles

  • 29 June 1774 – 12 June 1792: Her Highness Landgravine Amalie of Hesse-Homburg
  • 12 June 1792 – 27 May 1814: Her Highness The Hereditary Princess of Anhalt-Dessau, Landgravine of Hesse-Homburg
  • 27 May 1814 – 3 February 1846: Her Serene Highness The Dowager Hereditary Princess of Anhalt-Dessau, Landgravine of Hesse-Homburg

Ancestry

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References
http://www.angelfire.com/realm/gotha/gotha/hesse.html
http://thepeerage.com/p441.htm#i4406
https://books.google.com/books?id=aOXjcsorHEwC&pg=PA91&dq=Amalie+Homburg+Dessau&lr=&hl=de
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