Duchess Marie of Württemberg (25 March 1818 – 10 April 1888), married in 1845 to Charles II, Landgrave of Hesse-Philippsthal, had issue. Duke Eugen of Württemberg (25 December 1820 – 8 January 1875), married in 1843 to Princess Mathilde of Schaumburg-Lippe, had issue. Duke William Alexander of Württemberg (13 April 1825 – 15 April 1825)
Duke Eugen of Württemberg ( German: Herzog Wilhelm Eugen August Georg von Württemberg; 20 August 1846 – 27 January 1877) was a German prince and a staff officer of Württemberg. Contents 1 Early life and family 2 Military career 3 Marriage and issue 4 Death 5 Honours 6 Ancestry 7 Notes and sources Early life and family [ edit]
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Duke Eugen of Württemberg was a German prince. He was the brother of Frederick I of Württemberg.
Duke Eugen was born at Schwedt, Margraviate of Brandenburg, the third child of Frederick II Eugene, Duke of Württemberg, and his wife, Margravine Sophia Dorothea of Brandenburg-Schwedt,. Eugen was educated by Johann Georg Schlosser, a brother of Johann Wolfgang von Goethe. The prince entered the Army of the Kingdom of Prussia. His regiment the Oleś...
On 21 January 1787, in Meiningen, he married Princess Louise of Stolberg-Gedern, daughter of Prince Christian Karl of Stolberg-Gedern and Countess Eleonore Reuss of Lobenstein. Louise was the widow of Charles William, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen. They had five children: 1. Duke Eugen of Württemberg, married in 1817 to Princess Mathilde of Waldeck and Py...
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Early life and family
Duke Eugen was born at Carlsruhe, Kingdom of Prussia, second child and first son of Duke Eugen of Württemberg (1788–1857), (son of Duke Eugen of Württemberg, and Princess Louise of Stolberg-Gedern) and his wife, Princess Mathilde of Waldeck and Pyrmont (1801–1825), (daughter of George I, Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmontand Princess Augusta of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen).
Eugen was Commander of the 1st Westphalian Hussars No. 8.
Eugen died aged 54. At the time of his death he was second in the line to the throne of Württemberg after Prince William(later King William II).
On 15 July 1843, in Bückeburg, he married Princess Mathilde of Schaumburg-Lippe (1818–1891), daughter of George William, Prince of Schaumburg-Lippe and Princess Ida of Waldeck and Pyrmont.They had three children: 1. Duchess Wilhelmine of Württemberg (11 July 1844 – 24 April 1892), married in 1868, Duke Nicholas of Württemberg, no issue. 2. Duke Eug...The Royal House of Stuart, London, 1969, 1971, 1976, Addington, A. C., Reference: page 222L'Allemagne dynastique, Huberty, Giraud, Magdelaine, Reference: vol II page 525.
Charles Eugene (German: Carl Eugen; 11 February 1728 – 24 October 1793), Duke of Württemberg, was the eldest son, and successor, of Charles Alexander; his mother was Princess Marie Auguste of Thurn and Taxis .
Life. Duke Eugen was born at Schwedt, Margraviate of Brandenburg, the third child of Frederick II Eugene, Duke of Württemberg (1732–1797), (son of Charles Alexander, Duke of Württemberg, and Princess Maria Augusta of Thurn and Taxis) and his wife, Margravine Sophia Dorothea of Brandenburg-Schwedt (1736–1798), (daughter of Frederick William, Margrave of Brandenburg-Schwedt and Princess ...