Maria Josepha, Queen of Poland

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Maria Josepha, Queen of Poland Gender: F
Maria Josepha Benedikta Antonia Theresia Xaveria P
born on 8 December 1699 (greg.) at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place Vienna, Austria, 48n13, 16e2223
Timezone LMT m16e2223 (is local mean time)
Data source
News report
Rodden Rating A
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 16°46' s_mo.18.gif s_cancol.18.gif 07°58 Asc.s_aricol.18.gif 05°12'

Queen of Poland Maria Josepha (1720)


Archduchess of Austria by birth and the last Queen of Poland by marriage to Augustus III. From 1711 to 1717, she was heir presumptive to the Habsburg Empire. Her sister Maria Amalia of Austria became Electress of Bavaria.

Maria Josepha was the eldest child of Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor, and Princess Wilhelmina Amalia of Brunswick-Lüneburg. She was named for her father.

On 20 August 1719, Maria Josepha and Augustus married, and they had at least fifteen children.

On 17 November 1757, Maria Josepha died in Dresden of a stroke, aged 57.

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  • Relationship : Marriage 20 August 1719 (August III, King of Poland)
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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield provided news report from Historische Remarques Der Neuesten Sachen in Europa Des 1701. Jahres, Part 3 by Peter Ambrosius Lehmann (Reumann, 1702), p. 358: "Denn anno 1699. den 8. Decembris des Mittags gegen 1. Uhr gebahr Ihre Majestat die Konnische Konigin Ihre erste Prinzessin/ die Durchl. Erz.Herzogin Mariam Josepham Benedictam."

(Translation: In 1699, on 8 December, about 1 o'clock midday, Her Majesty bore her first princess, the Archduchess Mariam Josepham Benedictam).


  • Family : Relationship : Marriage more than 15 Yrs (38 years)
  • Family : Parenting : Kids more than 3 (At least fifteen)
  • Personal : Death : Illness/ Disease
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Habsburg, by birth)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Wettin, by marriage)