Anna, Princess of Hesse and by Rhine

From Astro-Databank
Jump to: navigation, search
Anna, Princess of Hesse and by Rhine Gender: F
Maria Anna Wilhelmine Elisabeth Mathilde
born on 25 May 1843 at 02:30 (= 02:30 AM )
Place Darmstadt, Germany, 49n53, 8e40
Timezone LMT m8e40 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_gemcol.18.gif 03°11' s_mo.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 16°10 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 20°55'

Princess of Hesse and by Rhine Anna


Princess of Hesse and by Rhine by birth, and by marriage the consort and second wife of Friedrich Franz II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.

Anna was the third child and only daughter of Prince Karl of Hesse and by Rhine, and his wife, Princess Elisabeth of Prussia. Her paternal grandfather was Ludwig II, Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine. Her mother was a granddaughter of King Friedrich Wilhelm II of Prussia.

Her eldest brother, Ludwig, married in 1862 to Princess Alice of the United Kingdom, third child and second daughter of Queen Victoria.

On 4 July 1864 in Darmstadt, Anna married Friedrich Franz II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin, the son of Paul Friedrich, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. (Friedrich Franz's first wife, Princess Augusta of Reuss-Köstritz, had died in 1862.) Together they had one daughter: Duchess Anna Elisabeth Auguste Alexandrine of Mecklenburg-Schwerin (7 April 1865 – 8 February 1882).

Anna died of puerperal fever on 16 April 1865, aged 21, a week after giving birth to her only child.

Link to Wikipedia biography



  • Relationship : Marriage 4 July 1864 (Friedrich Franz II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.
  • Death by Disease 16 April 1865 (Puerperal fever, aged 21)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield forwarded news report from "Österreichischer Beobachter," 3 June 1843, p. 4: "Ihre königl. Hoheit die Prinzessinn Carl von Hessen uud bei Rhein (Tochter des Prinzen Wilhelm von Preußen, Oheims Sr. Majestät des Königs) ist am 25. Mai um halb 3 Uhr Früh zu Darmstadt glücklich von einer Prinzessin entbunden worden." (Our Royal Highness, the Princess Carl von Hesse and by Rhine (daughter of Prince Wilhelm of Prussia, Oheims His Majesty the King), was happily delivered of a princess at Darmstadt on 25 May at half-before-three o'clock [2:30] in the morning).


  • Family : Relationship : Number of Marriages (One)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids 1-3 (One daughter)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease
  • Personal : Death : Short Life less than 29 Yrs (Age 21)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Hesse-Darmstadt, by birth)