|Birthplace:||Dresden, Sachsen, Tyskland|
|Death:||Died in Paris, Seine, France|
|Managed by:||Terje Wølner-Hanssen|
About Maria Christina Albertina von Sachsen
Princess Maria Christina of Saxony (1770–1851)
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Princess of Montléart
Princess of Carignan
Spouse Charles Emmanuel, Prince of Carignan
Julius Maximilian de Montléart, Prince of Montléart
Charles Albert, King of Sardinia
Maria Elisabeth, Archduchess of Austria
Maria Christina Albertina Carolina
Father Charles of Saxony
Mother Countess Franziska von Corvin-Krasinski
Born 7 December 1770(1770-12-07)
Died 24 November 1851 (aged 80)
Princess Maria Christina of Saxony (Maria Christina Albertina Carolina; 7 December 1770 – 24 November 1851) was a Princess of Saxony and Duchess of Courland. She was the only child of Charles of Saxony, Duke of Courland, and his morganatic wife, Franziska von Corvin-Krasinska.
Maria Christina was the daughter of Carl Christian Joseph of Saxony, himself son of August III of Poland, and his morganatic wife Franziska von Corvin-Krasinski. Her parents married secrely in Warsaw in 1760. Her mother was created a princess (Princess Franziska von Corvin-Krasinski) in her own right due to her marriage.
She married on 24 October 1797 in Turin Charles Emmanuel, Prince of Carignano.
They had two children:
* Charles Albert (1798 – 1849), Prince of Carignan, and King of Sardinia and had issue.
* Maria Francesca Elisabetta Carlotta Giuseppina (1800 – 1856), married Archduke Rainer of Austria and had issue.
Charles Emmanuel died three years after his marriage in a French prison.
On 1 February 1816 she was remarried in Paris to Julius Maximilian de Montléart, Prince of Montléart (1787-1865). They had no children.
Maria Christina died in Paris on 24 November 1851 at age 80.
This page was last modified on 22 July 2010 at 13:55.
Maria Christina Albertina von Sachsen's Timeline
December 7, 1770
Dresden, Sachsen, Tyskland
October 24, 1797
October 2, 1798
April 13, 1800
Paris, Seine, France
February 1, 1816
Paris, Ile-de-France, France
November 24, 1851
Paris, Seine, France