Grand Duke Michael of Russia

Saint Petersburg, gorod Sankt-Peterburg, Saint Petersburg, Russia

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Grand Duke Michael Holstein-Gottorp Romanov, Grand Duke of Russia

Russian: Великий Князь Михаи́л Па́влович Рома́нов, Grand Duke of Russia
Birthdate: (51)
Birthplace: Pushkin, St Petersburg, Russia
Death: September 9, 1849 (51)
Warsaw, Polska
Place of Burial: Санкт-Петербург, Россия
Immediate Family:

Son of Paul I Petrovich Romanov, Emperor of all of Russia and Maria Feodorovna Empress consort of All the Russias
Husband of Princess Charlotte of Württemberg Романова, (Friederike Marie)
Father of Великая Княжна Princess Maria of Russia; H.I.H Grand Duchess Elizaveta Mikhailovna Romanova of Russia; Герцогиня Мекленбург-Стрелицкая Catherine Mikhailovna Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Strelitz; Princess Aleksandra of Russia and Nadezhda Michailovna Polovceva
Brother of Grand Duke Konstantin Pavlovich Romanov; Grand Duchess Alexandra G Pavlovna of Russia; Grand Duchess Elena Pavlovna of Russia; Олга Павловна Романова; Nikolaj I Pavlovich Romanov of Russia, Emperor and Autocrat of All the Russias and 5 others
Half brother of Семен Афанасьевич Великий; Marfa Pavlovna Musina-Yurieva; stillborn son Romanov and ? Romanow-Holstein-Gottorp

Occupation: офицер, Grand Duke Michael Pavlovich of Russia
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About Grand Duke Michael of Russia


  • The Peerage
  • Geneall
  • Johann the Younger #814
  • Wikipedia
  • 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.

О Михаи́л Па́влович Рома́нов (русский)

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Grand Duke Michael of Russia's Timeline

February 8, 1798
Pushkin, St Petersburg, Russia
March 8, 1798
Saint Petersburg, gorod Sankt-Peterburg, Saint Petersburg, Russia
February 25, 1825
Age 27
St. Petersburg, Russia
May 26, 1826
Age 28
Moscow, Russia
August 28, 1827
Age 29
St. Petersburg, Russia
January 16, 1831
Age 32
St. Petersburg, Russia
December 10, 1843
Age 45
September 9, 1849
Age 51
Warsaw, Polska
September 16, 1849
Age 51
Санкт-Петербург, Россия