Mathilde Caroline, Grand Duchess of Hesse
|Birthname||Mathilde Karoline Friederike Wilhelmine Charlotte|
|born on||30 August 1813 at 21:30 (= 9:30 PM )|
|Place||Augsburg, Germany, 48n23, 10e53|
|Timezone||LMT m10e53 (is local mean time)|
|Astrology data||07°01' 03°32 Asc. 26°55'|
Bavarian nobility, the second child and eldest daughter of Ludwig I of Bavaria and Therese of Saxe-Hildburghausen. On 26 December 1833 in Munich, Mathilde married The Hereditary Grand Duke Ludwig of Hesse and by Rhine (1806–1877), eldest son of Louis II, Grand Duke of Hesse and Wilhelmine of Baden. Ludwig succeeded his father as Grand Duke Ludwig III in 1848. The marriage was childless. She died in Darmstadt, May 25, 1862.
- child->parent relationship with Ludwig I, King of Bavaria (born 25 August 1786)
- sibling relationship with Luitpold, Prince Regent of Bavaria (born 12 March 1821)
- sibling relationship with Maximilian II, King of Bavaria (born 28 November 1811)
Sy Scholfield cites birth record quoted in "Eine Fürstin, die Großherzogin Mathilde von Hessen und bei Rhein: Mit Bildniß" by J. Fölsing (Brönner, 1864), p. 3: "Die Großherzogin Mathilde von Hessen und bei Rhein ist geboren zu Augsburg im Jahr 1813 den 30. August um 1/2 10 Uhr Nachts in der ehemalig fürstbischöslichen Residenz Lit. D, 116, 117, 118 und wurde am solgenden Tage in der hofburg getauft. Das Geburtsund Taufregister der katholischen Dompfarrei in Augsburg enthält folgende Vornamen: Mathilde Caroline Friederike Wilhelmine Charlotte..."
Translation: The Grand Duchess Mathilde of Hesse and Rhine was born at Augsburg in 1813 on August 30 at 1/2 10 o'clock [9:30] at night in the former princely residence of bischöslichen [??] Lit D, 116, 117, 118 and was baptized on the following day in the castle. The birth and baptismal records of the Catholic cathedral parish in Augsburg contains the following name: Mathilde Caroline Friederike Wilhelmine Charlotte ...
- Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Wittelsbach, House of Hesse-Darmstadt)