Albertina of Baden-Durlach (1682–1755)

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Albertina of Baden-Durlach (1682–1755)

Duchess of Holstein-Gottorp. Born on July 3, 1682; died on December 22, 1755; daughter of Augusta Maria of Holstein-Gottorp (1649–1728) and Frederick VII, margrave of Baden-Durlach; married Christian Augustus, duke of Holstein-Gottorp, on September 3, 1704; children: 12, including Sofie, abbess of Herford (1705–1764); Karl (b. 1706); Anna (1709–1758, who married Wilhelm of Saxe-Gotha); Adolphus Frederick (1710–1771), king of Sweden; Johanna Elizabeth of Holstein-Gottorp (1712–1760, mother of Catherine II the Great ); Friederike (1713–1713); Wilhelm Christian (b. 1716); Friedrich Konrad (b. 1718); George (b. 1719).

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