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CHARLES LOUIS, HEREDITARY PRINCE OF BADEN (February 14, 1755 – December 16, 1801) was heir apparent of the Margraviate of Baden . He was born in Karlsruhe
Karlsruhe
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He was the son of Margrave Charles Frederick (who in 1803, after Charles Louis's death, became the elector and in 1806 the first Grand Duke of Baden) and Landgravine Caroline Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt (July 11, 1723 - April 8, 1783), the daughter of Landgrave Louis VIII of Hesse-Darmstadt .

He was an ancestor of Franz Joseph I of Austria , Elisabeth of Austria-Hungary , Nicholas II of Russia and his wife Alexandra Feodorovna (Alix of Hesse) , Lord Mountbatten and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh , among others.

MARRIAGE AND ISSUE

Charles Louis married his first cousin Landgravine Amalie of Hesse-Darmstadt (June 20, 1754 – July 21, 1832, on July 15, 1774). She was the daughter of Landgrave Louis IX of Hesse-Darmstadt .

They had eight children:

* Amalie (July 13, 1776 – October 26, 1823) * Karoline (July 13, 1776 – November 13, 1841) married on March 9, 1797 the then Count Palatine Maximilian of Zweibrücken (May 27, 1756 – October 13, 1825 as his second wife (and became maternal grandmother of Empress Sisi
Empress Sisi
and her husband Franz Joseph I of Austria ). In 1799 her husband became Elector Palatine and Elector of Bavaria , and in 1804 King of Bavaria (her titles accordingly being Duchess, then Electress, then Queen). * Louise (January 24, 1779 – May 16, 1826) married on October 9, 1793 Tsar Alexander I of Russia
Alexander I of Russia
(December 23, 1777 – December 1, 1825). * Frederica (March 12, 1781 – September 25, 1826) married on October 31, 1797 King Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden
Gustav IV Adolf of Sweden
. They divorced in 1812. * Marie (September 7, 1782 – April 29, 1808) married on November 1, 1802 Frederick William, Duke of Brunswick (October 9, 1771 – June 16, 1815). * Charles Frederick, Hereditary Prince of Baden (September 13, 1784 – March 1, 1785) died prior to succeeding. * Charles , the future 2nd Grand Duke of Baden (June 8, 1786 in Karlsruhe
Karlsruhe
– December 8, 1818 in Rastatt
Rastatt
) married on April 8, 1806 Stéphanie de Beauharnais (August 28, 1789 – January 29, 1860) Among his descendants are the Royal families of Belgium, Romania, Yugoslavia, Luxembourg, Monaco and two branches of the House of Habsburg. * Wilhelmina (September 10, 1788 – January 27, 1836) married on June 19, 1804 her first cousin Grand Duke Grand Duke Louis II of Hesse (December 26, 1777 – June 16, 1848) and was great-grandmother of both Nicholas II of Russia and his wife Alexandra Feodorovna (Alix of Hesse) .

Works of history mention that his children succeeded well in marriage market and that the Hereditary Prince was the force behind that. At the time of his death in Arboga
Arboga
, Sweden
Sweden
(which occurred during the visit to his fourth daughter, the Queen of Sweden), two of his other daughters were, respectively, Electress of Bavaria and the newly ascended Empress of Russia.

ANCESTRY

ANCESTORS OF CHARLES LOUIS, HEREDITARY PRINCE OF BADEN

16. Margrave Frederick Magnus of Durlach

8. Charles III William, Margrave of Baden-Durlach

17. Augusta Maria of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorf

4. Frederick, Hereditary Prince of Baden-Durlach

18. William Louis, Duke of Württemberg

9. Duchess Magdalena Wilhelmine of Württemberg

19. Magdalena Sibylla of Hesse-Darmstadt

2. Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Baden

20. Henry Casimir II, Prince of Nassau-Dietz

10. John William Friso, Prince of Orange

21. Princess Henriëtte Amalia of Anhalt-Dessau

5. Princess Amalia of Nassau-Dietz

22. Charles I, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel

11. Landgravine Marie Louise of Hesse-Kassel

23. Princess Maria Amalia of Courland

1. CHARLES LOUIS, HEREDITARY PRINCE OF BADEN

24. Louis VI, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt

12. Ernest Louis, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt

25. Elisabeth Dorothea of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
Elisabeth Dorothea of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

6. Louis VIII, Landgrave of Hesse-Darmstadt

26. Albert II, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach

13. Margravine Dorothea Charlotte of Brandenburg-Ansbach

27. Sophie of Oettingen-Oettingen

3. Landgravine Caroline Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt

28. Johann Reinhard II, Count of Hanau-Lichtenberg

14. Johann Reinhard III, Count of Hanau-Lichtenberg
Johann Reinhard III, Count of Hanau-Lichtenberg

29. Anna Magdalena, Countess Palatine of Birkenfeld-Bischweiler

7. Countess Charlotte of Hanau-Lichtenberg

30. John Frederick, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach

15. Margravine Dorothea Friederike of Brandenburg-Ansbach

31. Joanna Elisabeth of Baden-Durlach

* v * t * e

Princes of Baden

The generations indicate descent from Charles Frederick , the first Grand Duke of a united Baden.

1ST GENERATION

* Charles Louis, Hereditary Prince of Baden * Prince Friedrich * Louis I, Grand Duke of Baden * Leopold, Grand Duke of Baden * Prince Wilhelm * Prince Maximilian

2ND GENERATION

* Charles, Grand Duke of Baden * Louis II, Grand Duke of Baden * Frederick I, Grand Duke of Baden * Prince Wilhelm * Prince Karl

3RD GENERATION

* Alexander, Hereditary Grand Duke of Baden * Frederick II, Grand Duke of Baden * Maximilian, Margrave of Baden

4TH GENERATION

* Berthold, Margrave of Baden *

5TH GENERATION

* Maximilian, Margrave of Baden * * Prince Ludwig Wilhelm*

6TH GENERATION

* Bernhard, Hereditary Prince of Baden * * Prince Leopold* * Prince Michael* * Prince Berthold*

7TH GENERATION

* Prince Leopold* * Prince Friedrich* * Prince Karl-Wilhelm*

*Titular prince of Baden due to the 1918 German Revolution

AUTHORITY CONTROL

* WorldCat Identities * VIAF : 10630769 * GND : 11772971X * IATH

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