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de Beauharnais, Hortense (b. 1783)

de Beauharnais, Hortense (b. 1783)
Historical Note
Hortense de Beauharnais was born in Paris in 1783, died in Switzerland in 1837. She was the daughter of Alexandre de Beauharnais and Josephine Tascher de la Pagerie (empress Josephine, wife of Napoleon). She married Louis, Napoleon I's brother who became king of Holland. She was sent into exile during the second Restoration. Her son was Emperor Napoleon III. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Hortense de Beauharnais.

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Monroe-Hay Family Papers, 1795-1834