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Katharina Friederike von Württemberg
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Birth: Feb. 21, 1783
Saint Petersburg, Russian Federation
Death: Nov. 29, 1835
Lausanne, Switzerland

Full German name:
Friederike Katharina Sophie Dorothea von Württemberg

Katharina was born in Saint Petersburg, Russia to the later King Frederick I of Württemberg (Friedrich I. von Württemberg) and Duchess Augusta of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel (Auguste von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel). At age 5, her mother died and her father married her mother's first cousin Charlotte, Princess Royal, eldest daughter of British King George III. Katharina married Napoleon's brother on August 22, 1807 in the Palace Fontainebleau at Versailles, near Paris. She was his second wife and queen consort of the Kingdom of Westphalia. When the kingdom was dissolved after the downfall of the Napoleonic Empire she followed her husband into exile. She died in Lausanne/Switzerland at the age of 52.


 
 
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 Parents:
  Friedrich I. Wilhelm Karl von Württemberg (1754 - 1816)
  Augusta Caroline Of Brunswick (1764 - 1788)
 
 Spouse:
  Jerome Bonaparte (1784 - 1860)
 
 Children:
  Mathilde Bonaparte (1820 - 1901)*
  Napoleon Joseph Charles Paul Bonaparte (1822 - 1891)*
 
 Siblings:
  Wilhelm I. von Württemberg (1781 - 1864)**
  Katharina Friederike von Württemberg (1783 - 1835)
  Paul Friedrich Karl August von Württemberg (1785 - 1852)**
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Ludwigsburg Palace Church
Ludwigsburg
Ludwigsburger Landkreis
Baden-Württemberg, Germany
 
Maintained by: Frank K.
Originally Created by: FS
Record added: Sep 09, 2009
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