Duchess Amalie in Bavaria
Duchess of Urach
Born(1865-12-24)24 December 1865
Munich, Kingdom of Bavaria
Died26 May 1912(1912-05-26) (aged 46)
Stuttgart, Kingdom of Württemberg
SpouseWilhelm, 2nd Duke of Urach
IssuePrincess Marie Gabriele
Princess Elisabeth
Princess Karola
Prince Wilhelm
Karl Gero, Duke of Urach
Princess Margarete
Prince Albrecht
Prince Eberhard
Princess Mechtilde
German: Amalie Maria
FatherDuke Karl-Theodor in Bavaria
MotherPrincess Sophie of Saxony

Duchess Amalie Maria in Bavaria (Full German name: Amalie Maria, Herzogin in Bayern[citation needed]) (24 December 1865[citation needed] – 26 May 1912[citation needed]) was born in Munich, Kingdom of Bavaria, the only child of Duke Karl-Theodor in Bavaria and his first wife Princess Sophie of Saxony.[citation needed] Amalie was a member of the House of Wittelsbach and a Duchess in Bavaria by birth. She was a member of the House of Württemberg, Duchess of Urach and Countess of Württemberg through her marriage to Wilhelm, 2nd Duke of Urach, the future King-elect of Lithuania.[citation needed] She was called by the French version of her name, Amélie, and was lifelong friends with her cousin, Archduchess Marie Valerie of Austria.

Marriage and issue

Amalie married Wilhelm, 2nd Duke of Urach (later Mindaugas II of Lithuania), eldest son of Wilhelm, 1st Duke of Urach and his second wife Princess Florestine of Monaco, on 4 July 1892 in Tegernsee, Kingdom of Bavaria.[citation needed] Amalie and Wilhelm had nine children:[citation needed]

Amalie died at Stuttgart, Kingdom of Württemberg, in 1912, aged 46, following the birth of her ninth child.



Duchess Amalie in Bavaria House of WittelsbachBorn: 24 December 1865 Died: 26 May 1912 German nobility Preceded byPrincess Florestine of Monaco Duchess of Urach 4 July 1892 – 26 May 1912 Succeeded byPrincess Wiltrud of Bavaria