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
1722–1758
Luise Amalia von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel
1722–1780
Marriage: 6 January 1742
Friedrich Wilhelm II. von Preußen
1744–1797
Prince Friedrich Heinrich Karl of Prussia Hohenzollern
1747–1767
Frederika Sophia Wilhelmina von Hohenzollern van Pruissen
1751–1820
Prince Georg Karl Emil of Prussia, Hohenzollern
1758–1759

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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