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Marie Maximiliane Wilhelmine Auguste Sophie (Marie) von Hessen-Darmstadt (Lothringen-Brabant Hessen), Empress of all Russia

Also Known As: "Maria Alexandrovna Romanov"
Birthplace: Darmstadt, Starkenburg, Hesse Darmstadt, Germany
Death: Died in St. Petersburg, Russia
Place of Burial: St. Peter & Paul Cathedral, St. Petersburg, Russia
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Ludwig II von Hessen-Darmstadt and Wilhelmine Prinzessin von Baden
Wife of Alexander II Tsar of Russia
Mother of Grand Duchess Alexandra Alexandrovna of Russia; Tsarevich Nicholas Alexandrovich of Russia; Alexander III Romanov Tsar of Russia; Vladimir Alexandrovich Romanov (Grand Duke); Grand Duke Alexei Alexandrovich of Russia and 3 others
Sister of Ludwig III, Großherzog von Hessen; Sohn Hessen und bei Rhein, prinz; Prince Karl of Hesse and by Rhine; Elisabeth Amalie Luise Karoline von Hessen und bei Rhine, Prinzessin; Unknown Daughter von Hessen und bei Rhein, Prinzessin and 1 other

Occupation: Empress Of Russia, Максимилиана Вилхелмина Августа София Мария фон Хесен-Дармщат
Managed by: Hannelore Caulk Scheu
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About Maria

Alt death date: 6/8/1880

  • Name/title: Maximiliane Wilhelmine Auguste Sophie Marie Prinzessin von Hessen-Darmstadt.
  • By Marriage 28 April 1841, her married name became Mariya Aleksandrovna Romanov.


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Maria's Timeline

August 8, 1824
Darmstadt, Starkenburg, Hesse Darmstadt, Germany
August 26, 1824
Darmstadt, Starkenburg, Hesse-Darmstadt
April 28, 1841
Age 16
St. Petersburg, Russia
Age 16
Russia - aka Maria Alexandrovna
August 30, 1842
Age 18
September 20, 1843
Age 19
St Petersburg, St Petersburg, Russia
March 10, 1845
Age 20
Санкт-Петербург (Sankt-Pietierburg), Russia
April 22, 1847
Age 22
St. Petersburg, Russia
January 14, 1850
Age 25
Saint Petersburg, Saint Petersburg, Russia
October 17, 1853
Age 29
St Petersburg, Russia