Désirée (Clary) Bernadotte
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Désirée Bernardine Eugénie (Clary) Bernadotte (1777 - 1860)

Désirée Bernardine Eugénie "Queen of Sweden and Norway, Desideria" Bernadotte formerly Clary
Born in Marseille, Provence, Francemap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 17 Aug 1798 in Sceaux, Seine, Francemap
Descendants descendants
Died in Stockholm, Swedenmap
Profile last modified | Created 31 Oct 2014
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European Aristocracy
Désirée Clary was a member of the aristocracy in Europe.


Bernardine Eugénie Désirée Clary, daughter of François Clary, merchant, and Françoise Rose Somis, was born in Marseille, France. Her sister, Julie Clary, married Joseph Bonaparte, and later became Queen of Naples and Spain.

She married General Jean-Baptiste Bernadotte on 30 Thermidor year VI (August 17, 1798) in Sceaux near Paris. Her brother-in-law Joseph Bonaparte and her mother were in attendance[1].

She was Queen of Sweden and Norway (1818-1844) and died in Stockholm on December 17, 1860[citation needed]

1844 mar 8 her husband passed away in Stockholm[2]. 80 years 1 month and 13 days old. Désirée Clary is mentioned in the Death records.

Picture from Arkiv Digital of Hovförsamlingen F:1 (1766-1853) Image 278 (AID: v85376.b278, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)
Picture from Arkiv Digital of Hovförsamlingen F:1 (1766-1853)
Death record[2] Carl XIV Johan

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  1. Acte de mariage: Etat-civil an VI, Sceaux, Mariages. Archives des Hauts-de-Seine en ligne, cote E_NUM_SCE126 - An VI, vue 15. Jan 2018
  2. 2.0 2.1 Hovförsamlingen F:1 (1766-1853) Image 278 (AID: v85376.b278, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)

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