Ludwig IX Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt

Brief Life History of Ludwig IX

When Ludwig IX Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt was born on 16 December 1719, in Darmstadt, Darmstadt, Hesse, Germany, his father, Landgraf Ludwig von Hessen-Darmstadt VIII, was 28 and his mother, Charlotta Christina Magdalena Johanna Graf Zu Hanau Rhieneck, was 19. He married Landgravine Henrietta Carolina Christiana Louisa von Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld on 12 August 1741, in Zweibrücken, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 5 daughters. He died on 6 April 1790, in Pirmasens, Pirmasens, Palatinate, Bavaria, Germany, at the age of 70, and was buried in Pirmasens, Pirmasens, Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany.

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Ludwig IX Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt
1719–1790
Landgravine Henrietta Carolina Christiana Louisa von Zweibrücken-Birkenfeld
1721–1774
Marriage: 12 August 1741
Hr. Prince Of Hesse Darmstadt
1742–1742
Caroline von Hessen-Darmstadt
1746–1821
Frederika Louise of Hessen-Darmstadt
1751–1805
Grand Duke Ludwig I von Hessen-Darmstadt Großherzog zu Hessen und bei Rhein
1753–1830
Amalie Friederike von Hessen-Darmstadt
1754–1832
Wilhelmina Louisa Natalia Alexeievna Darmstadt
1755–1776
Prinzessin Luise Augusta von Hessen-Darmstadt
1757–1830
Friedrich von Hessen-Darmstadt
1759–1802
Christian Ludwig Landgraf von Hessen-Darmstadt
1763–1830

Sources (5)

  • Ludwig Landgraf, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"
  • Ludwig IX von Hessen-Darmstadt, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Ludewig in entry for Friederike Louisa, "Germany, Lutheran Baptisms, Marriages, and Burials, 1500-1971"

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Gerhard, Hans, Otto.

German: status name for a royal judge and administrator of a province (Middle High German lant + grāve), or a nickname for a servant in the household of one.

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

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