Luise Amalia von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel

Brief Life History of Luise Amalia

When Luise Amalia von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel was born on 29 January 1722, in Wolfenbüttel, Lower Saxony, Germany, her father, Ferdinand Albrecht II von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, was 41 and her mother, Duchess Antoinette Of Brunswick-Wolfenbuffal, was 25. She married Prinz August Wilhelm von Preußen on 6 January 1742. They were the parents of at least 3 sons and 1 daughter. She died on 13 January 1780, in Berlin, Brandenburg, Prussia, at the age of 57, and was buried in Mitte, Berlin, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Prinz August Wilhelm von Preußen
Luise Amalia von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel
Marriage: 6 January 1742
Friedrich Wilhelm II. von Preußen
Prince Friedrich Heinrich Karl of Prussia Hohenzollern
Frederika Sophia Wilhelmina von Hohenzollern van Pruissen
Prince Georg Karl Emil of Prussia, Hohenzollern

Sources (5)

  • Louise Amalia, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Luise Amalie von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Louisa Amalia van Brunswijk Beveren Blankenberg in entry for Frederika Sophia Wilhelmina van Pruisen, "Netherlands, Archival Indexes, Vital Records"

Name Meaning

Altered form of Welsh Vaughan .

Chinese: variant of Wong .

Cambodian: written វ៉ុន, unexplained.

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

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