Ekaterina Mikhailovna Dolgorukya (Russian: Екатерина Михаиловна Долгорукова) was born on 14 November 1847 [2 Nov 1847 O.S.] at Moscow, Russia.
She was the daughter of Mikhail Mikhailovich Dolgoruk, Prince Dolgoruk and Vera Gavrilovna Vischnevskya.
She married Aleksandr II Nikolaievich Romanov, Tsar of Russia, son of Nikolai I Pavlovich Romanov, Tsar of Russia and Friederike Luise Charlotte Wilhelmine Prinzessin von Preußen, on 6 July 1880 at St. Petersburg, Russia, in a morganatic marriage.
She and Tsar Alexander II first began their association circa 1871.
She gained the title of Princess Ekaterina Dolgorukya. As a result of her marriage, Ekaterina Mikhailovna Dolgorukya, Princess Yourievskya was styled as Princess Ekaterina Yourievskya on 5 December 1880.
She died on 15 February 1922 at age 74. The Russian Wikipedia article cited below provides photographs of her grave.
'Ekaterina Mikhailovna Dolgorukya, Princess Yourievskya" Peerage.com:
"Catherine Dolgorukov" Wikipedia:
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