Life. Maria Amalia was one of nine children born to Frederick Christian, Elector of Saxony and Maria Antonia Walpurgis of Bavaria in Dresden. As her parents were first cousins, Maria Amalia was also a double great granddaughter of Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor through her two grandmothers Maria Josepha of Austria and Maria Amalia, Holy Roman Empress (who were sisters).
Three other sisters married King Frederick Augustus II of Saxony, Archduke Franz Karl of Austria and Maximilian Joseph, Duke in Bavaria. In 1851 Amalie Auguste became chairwoman of Women's Association of Dresden (Frauenverein zu Dresden), an organisation founded by her sister, the then queen.
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Maria Amalia of Saxony (b. Dresden, 26 September 1757 - d. Neuburg, 20 April 1831), known as Maria Amalia; married on 12 February 1774 to Duke Karl II August of Zweibrücken. Maximilian, Crown Prince of Saxony (b. Dresden, 13 April 1759 - d. Dresden, 3 January 1838), known as Maximilian.
Duchess Maria Amalia of Saxony, Queen consort of Spain 1738 - Maria Amalia by Louis de Silvestre. Birth: ... Duchess Sophie in Bavaria (* 28.10.1967, O 3.7.1993)
Maria Amalia of Saxony (= 13) 1. Archduchess Marie Caroline of Austria: 12. Charles III of Spain (= 10) 6. Ferdinand I of the Two Sicilies: 13. Maria Amalia of Saxony (= 11) 3. Maria Theresa of Naples and Sicily: 14. Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor (= 8) 7. Maria Carolina of Austria: 15. Maria Theresa of Austria (= 9)
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Princess Sophie of Bavaria (Sophie Friederike Dorothea Wilhelmine; 27 January 1805 – 28 May 1872) was born to King Maximilian I Joseph of Bavaria and his second wife Caroline of Baden. She was the identical twin sister of Princess Maria Anna of Bavaria , Queen of Saxony as wife of Frederick Augustus II of Saxony .
Archduchess Adelheid of Austria (3 January 1914 – 2 October 1971) was a member of the Austrian imperial family, the House of Habsburg-Lorraine. Early life [ edit ] Adelheid was born in Schloss Hetzendorf , the second child and eldest daughter of the then Archduke Charles of Austria and his wife Zita of Bourbon-Parma .