Princess Adelheid of Lippe of Lippe-Schaumburg

Brief Life History of Adelheid

When Princess Adelheid of Lippe of Lippe-Schaumburg was born on 9 March 1821, in Bückeburg, Schaumburg-Lippe, Germany, her father, Prinz George Willem von Schaumburg-Lippe, was 36 and her mother, Prinzessin Ida Karoline Luise zu Waldeck und Pyrmont, was 24. She married Duke Friedrich von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg on 16 October 1841, in Bückeburg, Schaumburg-Lippe, Germany. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 3 daughters. She died on 30 July 1899, in Itzehoe, Steinburg, Schleswig-Holstein, Germany, at the age of 78, and was buried in Schleswig, Schleswig-Holstein, Prussia, Germany.

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Duke Friedrich von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Princess Adelheid of Lippe of Lippe-Schaumburg
Marriage: 16 October 1841
Princess Marie Karoline Auguste Ida Luise Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Duke Friedrich Ferdinand Georg Christian Karl Wilhelm von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Prinzessin Luise Karoline von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg
Marie Wilhelmine Luise Ida, Princess Of Holstein Sonderburg Glucksburg
Prinz Albert Christian von Schleswig Holstein Sonderburg Glücksburg

Sources (3)

  • Adelheid zu Schaumburg-Lippe, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Adelheid Christine Juliane Charlotte von Schaumburg-Lippe, "Germany, Schleswig-Holstein, Kreis Steinburg, Civil Registration, 1874-1983"
  • Adelheid Christine Juliane Charlotte Prinzessin Von Schaumburg =Lippe in entry for Marie Wilhelmine Luise Ida Friderike Matilde Hermine Prinzessin Zu Schleswig Holstein=Glücksburg, "Germany, Schleswig-Holstein, Kreis Steinburg, Civil Registration, 1874...

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Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Chinese Young, Sung, Jung, Yong, Chang, Kwang, Sang, Dong, Hyun, Jae, Jin, Kyung, Jong, Chong, Chung, Byung, Jeong, Pyong, Myong, Hak, Jin Hwan, Sook, Yeong, Choon.

Korean: variant of O .

Japanese: variant of Ō (see O ).

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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