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  Queen Elizabeth - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Elizabeth of Castile (or Isabella of Castile) (1451–1504), queen regnant of Castile and Leon (Spain) and queen consort of Aragon: daughter of John II of Castile; wife of Ferdinand II of Aragon; mother of Joanna of Castile and of Catherine of Aragon; patron of Christopher Columbus.
Elizabeth of Castile (or Isabella of Burgundy) (1501–1526), queen consort of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden: daughter of Philip I of Castile and Joanna of Castile; wife of Christian II of Denmark.
Elizabeth Farnese (or Isabel Farnese) (1692–1766), queen consort of Spain: daughter of Edward Farnese of Parma (Italy); wife of Philip V of Spain, mother of Charles III of Spain.
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 The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition: Farnese @ HighBeam Research   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
FARNESE [Farnese], Italian noble family that ruled Parma and Piacenza from 1545 to 1731.
Ottavio's brother, Alessandro Farnese, 1520-89, was a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church.
His niece, Elizabeth Farnese, queen of Philip V of Spain, secured (1748) the succession to the duchy for her son Philip, founder of the line of Bourbon-Parma.
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 Encyclopedia: Elizabeth Farnese
Elizabeth Farnese (October 25, 1692 – July 11, 1766), Queen consort of Spain, also known as Isabel de Farnesio or Isabella Farnese, was the only daughter of Odoardo II Farnese, Duke of Parma.
Her paternal grandfather was Ranuccio II Farnese, Duke of Parma.
Elizabeth Farnese (October 25, 1692 – July 11, 1766), Queen consort of Spain, also known as Isabel de Farnesio or Isabella Farnese, was the only daughter of Odoardo II, prince of Parma.
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 ELIZABETH FARNESE - LoveToKnow Article on ELIZABETH FARNESE   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
The marriage was arranged by Cardinal Alberoni (q.v.), with the concurrence of the Princess des IJrsins.
This influence was exerted altogether in support of the policy of Alberoni, one chief aim of which was to recover the an.cie1~t Italian possessions of Spain, and which actually resulted in the seizure of Sardinia and Sicily.
See Mmoires pour servir l lhistoire dEspagne sous le r~gne de Philippe V by the Marquis de St Philippe, translated by Maudave (Paris, 1756); Memoirs of Elizabeth Farnese (London, 1746); and E. Armstrong, Elizabeth Farnese, the 2ermagant of Spain (1892).
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 Farnese. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
His son, Ottavio Farnese, 1520–86, who succeeded him, married Margaret of Austria (see Margaret of Parma), illegitimate daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Charles V.
Ottavio’s brother, Alessandro Farnese, 1520–89, was a cardinal of the Roman Catholic Church.
Ottavio’s son and successor was Alessandro Farnese, 1545–92, one of the great generals of his time (see separate article).
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ELIZABETH FARNESE [Elizabeth Farnese], 1692-1766, queen of Spain, second consort of Philip V ; niece of Antonio Farnese, duke of Parma.
Soon after her marriage (1714), arranged by Cardinal Alberoni and the princesse des Ursins, she gained a strong influence over her weak husband and for some time, at first with Alberoni, virtually ruled Spain, though after 1743, Ensenada was the chief power in government.
The Farnese circular courtyard at Caprarola: God, geopolitics, genealogy, and gender.
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 GIULIO ALBERONI - LoveToKnow Article on GIULIO ALBERONI   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
On his arrival at Madrid he found the princesse des Ursins all but omnipotent with the king, and for a time he judged it expedient to use her influence in carrying out his plans.
In concert with her he arranged the king's marriage with Elizabeth Farnese of Parma.
On the 5th of December 1719 he was ordered to leave Spain, Elizabeth herself having taken an active part in procuring the decree of banishment.
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At either end of Piazza Farnese are two huge granit basins found in the Baths of Caracalla and converted into fountains in 1626.
The last of the Farnese was Elizabeth (1692-1766) who married Phillip V of Spain.
Their son, Don Charles of Bourbon, who became King of Naples in 1735, inherited the Farnese family riches; almost all the works of art from the Farnese Palace are now in the Naples Aercheological or in the Royal Palace at Capodimonte.
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 Spectator, The: A king in fits and starts
`It is not yet five o'clock in the morning,' his second wife Elizabeth Farnese wrote to her son, `and we have not had supper'.
Contemporaries complained that he was dominated by Elizabeth, for example in her determination to find an Italian throne for her favourite son.
Elizabeth locked him in his room to stop him repeating the performance.
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 Elizabeth Farnese. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
), 1692–1766, queen of Spain, second consort of Philip V; niece of Antonio Farnese, duke of Parma.
Though Carlos was obliged to give up Parma and Piacenza, which he had inherited (1731), this duchy passed (1748) to his brother Philip.
Elizabeth retired from court upon the accession (1746) of her stepson, Ferdinand VI.
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 Charles, III Biography / Biography of Charles, III Biography
Known as an enlightened despot, Charles III (1716-1788) was king of Spain from 1759 to 1788.
The son of Philip V of Spain and his second wife, Elizabeth Farnese of Parma, Charles III was born in Madrid on Jan. 20, 1716.
His education was excellent--at the age of 4 he wrote a letter in French to his parents--and during his youth he developed a great interest in the arts and a consuming passion for the hunt.
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 Farnese, Alessandro - ENCYCLOPEDIA - The History Channel UK
Farnese, Alessandro, 1545-92, duke of Parma and Piacenza (1586-92), general and diplomat in the service of Philip II of Spain.
He was the son of Duke Ottavio Farnese and Margaret of Parma and thus a nephew of Philip II and of John of Austria, under whom he distinguished himself at the battle of Lepanto (1571).
He relieved the siege of Paris (1590) and the siege of Rouen (1592), but was wounded soon afterward and retired to Arras, where he died.
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 Chronology Of Events
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Frederick_I and Elizabeth Henrietta of_Hesse-Cassel are married in Potsdam
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 EIGHTEENTH GENERATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Elizabeth of FRANCE was born about 1759 in France - dtr of dauphin Louis.
He was married to Maria Theresa of SPAIN (daughter of Philip V of BOURBON-SPAIN King and Elizabeth FARNESE) about 1745.
Maria Theresa of SPAIN was born about 1720 in Spain - dtr of Philip V. She died before 1753 in France - wife of Louis the Dauphin.
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 Infoplease Search: elizabeth
(Encyclopedia) Elizabeth of Valois, 1545–68, queen of Spain, daughter of Henry II of France.
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 Queenship in Europe 1660—1815 - Cambridge University Press
The prolific Hohenzollerns and their numerous households in Berlin meant that Elizabeth Christine was always jostling for due respect, fatally undermined by the separate domicile of Frederick the Great.
Elisabeth Farnese and Bárbara of Bragança benefited from the hidden matriarchy of Spanish society despite its vaunted machismo, as well as echoes from the Habsburg practice of appointing aunts, mothers, and sisters as Regents or governors of various family provinces.
While their husbands’ manic-depressive tendencies empowered Elizabeth Farnese and Bárbara of Bragança, Caroline Matilda’s affair with the doctor appointed to help her schizophrenic husband led to her deposition – the most spectacular failure of a consort in the entire period.
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 El-beth-el to Ellenborough, Edward Law, 1st earl of. Alphabetic Index to Entries. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Elizabeth, Saint, daughter of King Andrew II of Hungary
Elizabeth, empress of Austria and queen of Hungary
Elizabeth, queen consort of George VI of Great Britain
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 AllRefer.com - Elizabeth Farnese (Italian History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
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 Elizabeth Farnese
Elizabeth Farnese, 1692–1766, queen of Spain, second consort of
; niece of Antonio Farnese, duke of Parma.
Farnese, Elizabeth - Farnese, Elizabeth: see Elizabeth Farnese.
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 Personalities of Louisiana: Charles III of Spain
Charles' (or Don Carlos) mother is Elizabeth Farnese (1692-1766) a granddaughter of the Duke of Parma (in Italy).
Philip builds San Ildefonso, the palace of the Granja modeled on Versailles, to house himself and Elizabeth as the palace of the Bourbons in Spain.
On a more personal level the Jesuits are spreading rumors that Carlos is an illegitimate son of Elizabeth Farnese and Alberoni.
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 A Discussion by Prof. Kerr of the Original Analysis of the Disputed Bourbon-Two Sicilies Succession Doctrines Public ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
In confirmation of its previous tradition, the Grand Magistry was declared to be hereditary in the person of the Chief of the House of Farnese.
Francisco Farnese was succeeded in 1727 by his half-brother, Anthony, as Duke of Parma and as Chief of the House of Farnese and, thus, as Grand Master of the S. Constantinian Order of St. George.
Pursuant to Chapter II, Paragraphs 3 and 5 of the Farnese Statutes of the Order and to Chapter III of the Appendix thereto, that the common law of succession established by the Pragmatic for all of the dignities included therein is, likewise, applicable to the Order.
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 Philip V
He had learned morality from Fénelon's teaching, and showed himself throughout his life strongly adverse to the moral laxity of his grandfather and of most of the princes of his time.
But his very domestic regularity caused him to be entirely under the influence of his two wives, Maria Louisa of Savoy, whom he married in 1702, and who died in February 1714, and Elizabeth Farnese of Parma, whom he married in December of the same year, and who survived him.
He showed courage on the field of battle, both in Italy and Spain, during the War of the Spanish Succession, and was flattered by his courtiers with the title of El Animoso, or the spirited.
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 Royal Bookplates (House of Bourbon-Anjou, Spain & Two Sicilies)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Thus the arms of the Farnese, dukes of Parma and those of the Médicis, grand-dukes of Tuscany.
By the Treaties that ended the War of the Polish Succession, Charles had to abandon the Duchy of Parma and his pretensions to Tuscany, which were given to Francis, duke of Lorraine, future emperor Francis I of Austria.
The Farnese, dukes of Parma, bore the arms of Portugal, since Rainuncio I, duke of Parma, who by being the great-grandson of Emmanuel I, King of Portugal, through Infant Dom Duarte, was pretendant to the throne of Portugal in the dynastic crisis of 1580.
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 FARNESE, ELIZABETH (1692-1766) - Online Information article about FARNESE, ELIZABETH (1692-1766)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
FARNESE, ELIZABETH (1692-1766) - Online Information article about FARNESE, ELIZABETH (1692-1766)
borders of Spain, Elizabeth was met by the Princess des Ursins, but received her sternly, and, perhaps in accordance with a See also:
Armstrong, Elizabeth Farnese, the Termagant of Spain (1892).
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 AllRefer.com - Elizabeth Farnese (Spanish And Portuguese History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - Elizabeth Farnese (Spanish And Portuguese History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
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Elizabeth Farnese[fArnA´sA] Pronunciation Key, 1692–1766, queen of Spain, second consort of Philip V; niece of Antonio Farnese, duke of Parma.
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 PHILIP V - Online Information article about PHILIP V   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Savoy, whom he married in 1702, and who died in See also:
ELIZABETH [1lisabeth Philippine Marie Helene of France] (1764—1794)
Parma, whom he married in December of the same See also:
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 Isabella Farnese --  Encyclopædia Britannica   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Spanish Isabel de Farnesio, original Italian Elisabetta Farnese queen consort of Philip V of Spain (reigned 1700–46), whose ambitions to secure Italian possessions for her children embroiled Spain in wars and intrigues for three decades.
Her capability in choosing able and devoted ministers, however, brought about beneficial internal reforms and succeeded in improving Spain's…
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 EIGHTEENTH GENERATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-22)
Marie Louise of BOURBON-FRANCE Princess was born about 1726 in France - dtr of Louis XV.
She was christened in France - Marie Louise Elizabeth.
Philip Duke of PARMA Prince (son of Philip V of BOURBON-SPAIN King and Elizabeth FARNESE) was born about 1720 in Spain - son of Philip V. He died in 1765 in Parma - House of Bourbon.
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