Louise Alexandra Marie Irene Mountbatten

Louise Alexandra Marie Irene Mountbatten (1889 - 1965)

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Princess Louise Alexandra Marie Irene Mountbatten
Born in Schloss Heiligenberg, Seeheim-Jugenheim, Hesse, Germanymap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married in Chapel Royal, St James's Palace, London, Englandmap
[children unknown]
Died in Saint Göran Hospital, Stockholm, Swedenmap
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Categories: Spouses of Swedish Monarchs | Hovförsamlingen (AB).

Biography

1889 jul 13 Louise Alexandra Marie Irène Battenberg born at Schloss Heiligenberg[1][2]. Her father was Ludvig von Battenberg and her mother Victoria of Hessen, one of Queen Victoria of England's granddaughters[3][4]. She was born at the castle in Heidelberg but was grown up in England[5].

Picture from Arkiv Digital of Hovförsamlingen AIIa:8 (1911-1925) Image 70 / page 2 (AID: v245056.b70.s2, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)
Picture from Arkiv Digital of Hovförsamlingen AIIa:8 (1911-1925)
Household records[1]

1921 nov 3 Louise married the crown prince Gustav Adolf of Sweden - his second marriage[3][4][5]. He had 5 children from his first marriage[1].

Marriage between Gustav VI Adolf and Louise Mountbatten
3 november 1923 in Chapel Royal i St. James's Palace in London.

1950 oct 30 after the death of king Gustav V, Louise became the queen of Sweden as her husband became the king of Sweden.[3]

The queen suffered from breast cancer and had several operations. In spite of this she followed her husband on his Eriksgata around the country.[3]

1965 mar 7 Louise passed away in 1965[3][4][6].

Kungliga begravningsplatsen

The Royal Cemetery cemetery is the only official burial place of the Swedish Royal Family since 1950. It is located on the small island of Karlsborg in the bay of Brunnsviken next to the house of Crown Princess Victoria at Haga Park in Solna, Stockholm, Sweden


More information about Kungliga begravningsplatsen

Sources

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Hovförsamlingen AIIa:8 (1911-1925) Image 70 / page 2 (AID: v245056.b70.s2, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)
  2. Hovförsamlingen AIIa:9 (1926-1939) Image 60 / page 1 (AID: v245057.b60.s1, NAD: SE/SSA/0007)
  3. 3.0 3.1 3.2 3.3 3.4 Ohlmarks, Åke (1976) Alla Sveriges Drottningar Almqvist & Wiksell Förlag AB, Stockholm
  4. 4.0 4.1 4.2 SDB 1901-2013
    18890713-002 H K H Louise Alexandra Marie Iréne
    Kungliga Slottet
    Död 7/3 1965.
    Kyrkobokförd i Hovförsamlingen (icke terr.), Stockholms stad (Stockholms stad).
    Född 13/7 1889 i Storbritannien, England.
    Gift kvinna (3/11 1923).
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    Födelseförsamling i källan: England
    Källor: DOR 65 / PA, DB
  5. 5.0 5.1 YouTube Drottning Louise Mountbatten - swedish
  6. Louise Original name: Louise Alexandra Marie Irene of Battenberg on Find-A-Grave: Memorial #9479309 Retrieved 8 nov 2016.

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Bröllopet mellan Gustav VI Adolf och Louise Mountbatten
Bröllopet mellan Gustav VI Adolf och Louise Mountbatten

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On 7 Nov 2016 at 19:40 GMT Marc Whitaker wrote:

Battenberg-29 and Mountbatten-12 appear to represent the same person because: Clear duplicate.



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