Amalia of Bavaria (1801–1877)

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Amalia of Bavaria (1801–1877)

Queen of Saxony. Born in 1801; died in 1877; daughter of Maximilian I Joseph, elector of Bavaria (r. 1799–1805), king of Bavaria (r. 1805–1825), and Caroline of Baden (1776–1841); twin sister of Elizabeth of Bavaria (1801–1873); married Johann also known as John (1801–1873), king of Saxony (r. 1854–1873); children: Albert (1828–1902), king of Saxony (r. 1873–1902); George (1832–1904), king of Saxony (r. 1902–1904); Anna Maria of Saxony (1836–1859); Margaret of Saxony (1840–1858).

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