Isabel II of Spain
|Queen of Spain|
|Reign||29 September 1833 – |
30 September 1868
|Proclamation||23 July 1843|
|Abdication||25 June 1870|
|Born||10 October 1830|
Royal Palace, Madrid, Spain
|Died||10 April 1904 (aged 73)|
El Escorial, Spain
|Spouse||Francis, Duke of Cádiz|
|Issue||Isabel, Princess of Asturias|
Alfonso XII, King of Spain
Infanta María de la Paz
Eulalia, Duchess of Galliera
|House||Bourbons of Spain|
|Father||Ferdinand VII of Spain|
|Mother||Maria Christina of the Two Sicilies|
Isabel II of Spain (Spanish: Isabel II; (María Isabel Luisa; 10 October 1830 – 10 April 1904) was queen regnant of Spain from 1833 till 1868 till she was exiled and fled to France where she died. She would be suceeded by her son.
Children[change | change source]
- Infanta Isabel of Spain, Princess of Asturias 20 December 1851 – 22 Aprile 1931) married Prince Gaetano of the Two Sicilies, Count of Girgenti but had no children.
- Alfonso XII of Spain (28 November 1857 – 25 November 1885) married (1) Mercedes of Orléans but had no children issue, married (2) Maria Cristina of Austria and had children.
- Infanta María del Pilar o Spain (6 April 1861 - 8 May 1879) never married.
- Infanta María de la Paz of Spain (23 June 1862 – 4 December 1946) married Prince Ludwig Ferdinand of Bavaria and had children.
- Infanta Eulalia of Spain 12 February 1864 – 8 Mairch 1958) married Infante Antonio, Duke of Galliera and had children.
Name[change | change source]
Though her name is often anglicised to Isabella this is incorrect. Isabel is recognised as the Spanish for Elizabeth. And Isabella is a corruption of the name Isabel.
Titles and styles[change | change source]
- 10 October 1830 – 29 September 1833 Her Royal Highness The Princess o Asturias.
- 29 September 1833 – 25 June 1870 Her Most Catholic Majesty The Queen.
- 25 June 1870 – 10 April 1904 Her Majesty Queen Isabel II of Spain.
Related pages[change | change source]
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