Mary of Hesse-Homburg (1785–1846)

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Mary of Hesse-Homburg (1785–1846)

Princess of Prussia . Born on October 13, 1785; died on April 14, 1846; daughter of Frederick Louis, land-grave of Hesse-Homburg, and Caroline of Hesse-Darmstadt (1746–1821); cousin of Louis II, grand duke of Hesse-Darmstadt; married William (1783–1851, son of Frederick William II, king of Prussia, and Frederica of Hesse ), prince of Prussia, on January 12, 1804; children: Frederica (1805–1806); Frederick (b. 1811); Adalbert (b. 1811), admiral in the Prussian navy; Elizabeth Hohenzollern (1815–1885); Waldemar (b. 1817), Prussian major general; Maria of Prussia (1825–1889, who married Maximilian II, king of Bavaria).