Auguste of Baden-Baden

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Auguste of Baden-Baden
Auguste Duchess of Orléans by Belle[1]
Duchess of Orléans
Tenure 13 July 1724 – 8 August 1726
Spouse Louis d'Orléans, Duke of Orléans
Issue
Louis Philippe, Duke of Orléans
Louise Marie, Mademoiselle
Full name
French: Auguste Marie Jeanne
German: Auguste Marie Johanna
Father Louis William, Margrave of Baden-Baden
Mother Sibylle of Saxe-Lauenburg
Born 10 November 1704(1704-11-10)
Schloss Johannisburg, Bavaria
Died 8 August 1726(1726-08-08) (aged 21)
Palais-Royal, Paris, France
Burial 16 August 1726
Val-de-Grâce, Paris
Signature
Religion Roman Catholicism

Auguste of Baden-Baden (Auguste Marie Johanna; 10 November 1704 – 8 August 1726) was born a Margravine of Baden-Baden, she was the Duchess of Orléans by marriage to Louis d'Orléans, Duke of Orléans. Her husband was a grandson of her father's former enemy Louis XIV of France. Known in France as Jeanne de Bade, she died in childbirth. She is an ancestor of Louis Philippe I and of several members of royal families of Europe such as the Spanish and Italian as well as the present Grand Duke of Luxemburg.

Issue[change | edit source]

  1. Louis Philippe d'Orléans (12 May 1725 – 18 November 1785) married Louise Henriette de Bourbon.
  2. Louise Marie d'Orléans (5 August 1726 – 14 May 1728) died in infancy.

Titles, styles, honours and arms[change | edit source]

Coat of arms of Auguste of Baden-Baden as Duchess of Orléans

Titles and styles[change | edit source]

  • 10 November 1704 – 13 July 1724 Her Serene Highness Princess Auguste of Baden-Baden
  • 13 July 1724 – 8 August 1726 Her Serene Highness the Duchess of Orléans

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