Archduchess Luise of Austria

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Luise of Austria
Crown Princess of Saxony
Luise as Marie Antoinette.
Born (1870-09-02)2 September 1870
Salzburg
Died 23 March 1947(1947-03-23) (aged 76)
Brussels
Spouse Frederick Augustus III of Saxony
(m 21 November 1891)
Enrico Toselli
(m 1907)
Issue Frae first mairiage:
Georg, Crown Prince of Saxony
Friedrich Christian, Margrave of Meissen
Prince Ernst Heinrich
Princess Maria Alix Karola
Margarete Karola, Princess of Hohenzollern
Maria Alix Luitpolda, Princess of Hohenzollern-Emden
Anna Monika Pia, Archduchess of Austria

from second marriage:
Carlo Emmanuele Toselli
Full name
Luise Antoinette Maria Theresia Josepha Johanna Leopoldine Caroline Ferdinande Alice Ernestine
House Habsburg-Lorraine
Father Grand Duke Ferdinando IV of Tuscany
Mother Princess Alicia of Parma
Religion Roman Catholic

Archduchess Luise of Austria, Princess of Tuscany (Luise Antoinette Maria Theresia Josepha Johanna Leopoldine Caroline Ferdinande Alice Ernestine; 2 September 1870 – 23 March 1947) was the last official Crown Princess of Saxony as the wife of its last recognised Crown Prince Frederick Augustus whom she married in 1891. Despite the couple having children they divorced in 1904 both being exiled due to their homellands becoming republics after the First World War.



Issue with the Crown Prince of Saxony[edit]

  1. Georg, Crown Prince of Saxony (15 January 1893 – 14 May 1943) never married.
  2. Friedrich Christian, Margrave of Meissen (31 December 1893 – 9 August 1968) married Princess Elisabeth Helene of Thurn and Taxis and had issue.
  3. Prince Ernst Heinrich of Saxony (9 December 1896 – 14 June 1971) married Princess Sophie of Luxembourg and had issue.
  4. Maria Alix Carola stillborn (22 August 1898)
  5. Princess Margarete Carola Wilhelmine (1900–1962) married Prince Friedrich of Hohenzollern.
  6. Princess Maria Alix Luitpolda (1901–1990) married Franz Joseph, Prince of Hohenzollern-Emden.
  7. Princess Anna Monika Pia of Saxony (1903–1976) married firstly Archduke Joseph Franz of Austria and secondly Reginald Kazanjian.




Titles and styles[edit]

  • 2 September 1870 - 21 November 1891 Her Imperial and Royal Highness Archduchess Luise of Austria, Princess of Tuscany.
  • 21 November 1891 - 23 March 1947 Her Imperial and Royal Highness The Crown Princess of Saxony.

Honours[edit]

  • Dame of the Order of the Starry Cross (Austria)
  • Dame of the Order of Noble Ladies of Queen Maria Luisa (Spain)