August Wilhelm von Preußen (Hohenzollern), Prinz (1722 - 1758)

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Birthplace: Berlin, Deutschland
Death: Died in Oranienburg, Brandenburg, Deutschland
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About August Wilhelm von Preußen (Hohenzollern), Prinz

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Augustus William; 9 August 1722, Berlin – 12 June 1758, Oranienburg), Prince of Prussia, was the second son of King Frederick William I of Prussia and Sophia Dorothea of Hanover.

Augustus was a general in the Silesian Wars.

Because his older brother had no children, his oldest son inherited the throne as King Frederick William II of Prussia.

Augustus William married Louise Amalie of Brunswick-Lüneburg, daughter of Ferdinand Albert II, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, in 1742

Wikipedia: English: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Prince_Augustus_William_of_Prussia

Deutsch: http://de.wikipedia.org/wiki/August_Wilhelm_von_Preu%C3%9Fen_(1722%E2%80%931758)

 

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Prince Augustus William of Prussia

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Augustus William (German: August Wilhelm; 9 August 1722, Berlin – 12 June 1758, Oranienburg), Prince of Prussia, was the second son of King Frederick William I of Prussia and Sophia Dorothea of Hanover.

He was a younger brother of Wilhelmine of Bayreuth, Frederick II of Prussia and Louisa Ulrika of Prussia.

Augustus was a general in the Silesian Wars.

Because his older brother had no children, his oldest son inherited the throne as King Frederick William II of Prussia.

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Augustus William married Louise Amalie of Brunswick-Lüneburg, daughter of Ferdinand Albert II, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, in 1742. They had the following children:

Frederick William (1744-1797)

Frederick Henry Charles, Prince of Prussia (1747-1767)

Wilhelmina of Prussia (1751-1820), married William V, Prince of Orange

George Charles Emil (1758-1759)

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Prince Augustus William of Prussia's Timeline

1722
August 9, 1722
Berlin, Deutschland
1742
January 6, 1742
Age 19
Berlin, Preußen, Deutschland(HRR)
1744
September 25, 1744
Age 22
Berlin, Deutschland(HRR)
1747
December 30, 1747
Age 25
Berlin, Brandenburg, Deutschland(HRR)
1751
August 7, 1751
Age 28
Berlin, Berlin, Germany
1758
June 12, 1758
Age 35
Oranienburg, Brandenburg, Deutschland
October 30, 1758
Age 35
Berlin, Preußen, Deutschland(HRR)
1772
1772
Age 35
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