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Charlotte de Montmorency (1594–1650)

Charlotte de Montmorency (1594–1650)

French aristocrat. Name variations: Charlotte of Montmorency; Princesse de Condé or Conde; Princess of Condé. Born Charlotte Marguerite de Montmorency, May 11, 1594, in Pezenas; died Dec 2, 1650, in Chatillon-sur-Loing; m. Henry II de Bourbon, 3rd prince de Condé (1588–1646); children: Louis II de Bourbon, prince de Condé (1621–1686, known as The Great Condé); Anne Geneviève, Duchesse de Longueville (1619–1679); and a son who married Anne-Marie Martinozzi.

An influential member of the French court, was involved with cousin Anne of Austria and Marie de Rohan-Montbazon in the Conspiration des Dames, to spoil a matchmaking scheme of Cardinal Richelieu's to better position Gaston, duke of Orléans, brother of Louis XIII, in line for the throne; her son, the Great Condé, was a celebrated French general.

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