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Leopoldine Marie of Anhalt-Dessau

Princess of anhalt-dessau by birth and by marriage margravine of brandenburg-schwedt
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Date of birth Dessau, Dessau-Roßlau, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany
Date of death Jan 27, 1782 Kołobrzeg, Kołobrzeg County, West Pomeranian Voivodeship, Poland
Mother: Anna Louise Föhse
Spouse: Frederick Henry, Margrave of Brandenburg-Schwedt
Father: Leopold I, Prince of Anhalt-Dessau
Sister(s): Luise von Anhalt-Dessau Henriette Amalie of Anhalt-Dessau Anna Wilhelmine of Anhalt-Dessau
Brother(s): Georg Heinrich von Berenhorst Prince Frederick Henry Eugen of Anhalt-Dessau William Gustav of Anhalt-Dessau Dietrich of Anhalt-Dessau Leopold II Prince of Anhalt-Dessau Prince Moritz of Anhalt-Dessau
Children: Margravine Louise of Brandenburg-Schwedt Friederike Charlotte of Brandenburg-Schwedt
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Leopoldine Marie, Princess of Anhalt-Dessau (12 December 1716, in Dessau – 27 January 1782, in Kołobrzeg) was the ninth child of Prince Leopold I of Anhalt-Dessau and his wife, Anna Louise Föhse. She married on 13 February 1739 the last margrave Frederick Henry of Brandenburg-Schwedt (1709-1788). After 1788, her Schwedt Castle was used by the Prussian royal family as a summer residence.


She had two daughters:

  • Louise (10 August 1750 – 20 December 1811), who married her cousin Prince Leopold III of Anhalt-Dessau (10 August 1740 – 9 August 1817).
  • Friederike Charlotte (18 August 1745 – 23 January 1808), the last Abbess of Herford Abbey

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