Biography

Friedrich Wilhelm II. von Preußen, König von Preußen, Kurfürst von Brandenburg, Markgraf von Brandenburg, was born 25 September 1744 in Berlin, Germany to August Wilhelm von Preußen (1722-1758) and Luise Amalie von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1722-1780) and died 16 November 1797 Potsdam of unspecified causes. He married Elisabeth Christine Ulrike von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1746-1840) 14 July 1765 in Charlottenburg. He married Friederike Luise von Hessen-Darmstadt (1751-1805) 14 July 1769 in Charlottenburg. Charlemagne (747-814)/s, Henry II of England (1133-1189)/s, Willem van Oranje (1533-1584)/s.



Children



Offspring of Friedrich Wilhelm von Preußen and Elisabeth Christine Ulrike von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1746-1840)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Friederike von Preußen (1767-1820) 7 May 1767 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany 6 August 1820 Weybridge, Surrey, England, United Kingdom Frederick, Duke of York and Albany (1763-1827)



Offspring of Friedrich Wilhelm von Preußen and Friederike Luise von Hessen-Darmstadt (1751-1805)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Friedrich Wilhelm III. von Preußen (1770-1840) 3 August 1770 Potsdam, Germany 7 June 1840 Berlin, Germany Luise von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1776-1810) Luise von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1776-1810) Auguste von Harrach (1800-1873)
Wilhelmine von Preußen (1772-1773)
Friedrich Ludwig Karl von Preußen (1773-1796) 5 November 1773 Potsdam 28 December 1796 Berlin, Germany Friederike Luise Karoline Sofie von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1778-1841)
Wilhelmine von Preußen (1774-1837) 18 November 1774 Potsdam, Germany 12 October 1837 The Hague, Netherlands Willem I van Oranje-Nassau (1772-1843)
Auguste von Preußen (1780-1841) 1 May 1780 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany 19 February 1841 Kassel Wilhelm II. von Hessen-Kassel (1777-1847)
Karl Heinrich von Preußen (1781-1846)
Friedrich Wilhelm Karl von Preußen (1783-1851) 3 July 1783 Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany 28 September 1851 Berlin, Brandenburg, Germany Maria Anna Amalie von Hessen-Homburg (1785-1846)



Offspring of Friedrich Wilhelm von Preußen and Wilhelmine von Lichtenau (1753-1820)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Alexander von der Mark (1779-1787)




Offspring of Friedrich Wilhelm von Preußen and Sophie Juliane Friederike von Dönhoff (1768-1838)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Sophie Julie von Brandenburg (1793-1848)






    






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