Mikhail/Михаи́л Pavlovich/Па́влович Romanov/Рома́нов (Holstein-Gottorp, Romanov), Grand Duke of Russia (1798 - 1849)

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Birthplace: Pushkin, St Petersburg, Russia
Death: Died in Warsaw, Polska
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About Mikhail/Михаи́л Pavlovich/Па́влович Romanov/Рома́нов (Holstein-Gottorp, Romanov), Grand Duke of Russia

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  • Grand Duke Michael Pavlovich of Russia (Russian: Михаи́л Па́влович; Mikhail Pavlovich) (St. Petersburg, 8 February 1798 – Warsaw, 9 September 1849) was the tenth child and fourth son of Paul I of Russia and Sophie Dorothea of Württemberg.

Marriage and issue

  • In St. Petersburg on 19 February 1824, Michael married his first cousin once removed Princess Charlotte of Württemberg (1807–1873), the daughter of Prince Paul of Württemberg and Charlotte of Saxe-Hildburghausen. Charlotte took the name Elena Pavlovna upon converting to Orthodoxy.
  • They had children
  1. Grand Duchess Maria Mikhailovna of Russia (9 March 1825 Moscow – 19 November 1846 Vienna); died unmarried.
  2. Grand Duchess Elizabeta Mikhailovna of Russia (26 May 1826 Moscow – 28 January 1845 Wiesbaden); married Adolf, Duke of Nassau and died in childbirth.
  3. Grand Duchess Ekaterina Mikhailovna of Russia (28 August 1827 – 12 May 1894), married Duke Georg August of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
  4. Grand Duke George Mikhailovich of Russia (16 September 1829 Moscow – 3 February 1890 Warsaw)
  5. Grand Duchess Alexandra Mikhailovna of Russia (28 January 1831 Moscow – 27 March 1832 Moscow)
  6. Grand Duchess Anna Mikhailovna of Russia (27 October 1834 Moscow – 22 March 1836 Saint Petersburg)
  • Mikhailovsky Palace was built by Carlo Rossi for Grand Duke Michael between 1819–1825. The Palace now holds the Russian Museum.
  • Michael's great-great-great-grandson Duke Georg Borwin of Mecklenburg is the current head of the House of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.
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Grand Duke Michael of Russia's Timeline

1798
February 8, 1798
Pushkin, St Petersburg, Russia
1824
February 20, 1824
Age 26
Stuttgart, Neckar, Wurttemberg
1825
February 25, 1825
Age 27
St. Petersburg, Russia
1826
May 26, 1826
Age 28
Moscow, Russia
1827
August 28, 1827
Age 29
St. Petersburg, Russia
1831
January 16, 1831
Age 32
St. Petersburg, Russia
1849
September 9, 1849
Age 51
Warsaw, Polska
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