Maria Leopoldine , von Österreich-Tirol
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In 1648, Ferdinand III married his second wife Maria Leopoldine, Archduchess of Austria. She was a daughter of Leopold V, Archduke of Austria and Claudia de' Medici. They were second cousins as male-line grandchildren of Charles II, Archduke of Austria and Maria Anna of Bavaria. They had a single son, Karl Josef of Austria.
Maria Leopoldine died in childbirth 7 August 1649, and is buried in the Capuchin monastery in Vienna.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Maria Leopoldine of Austria, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
- ↑ Wurzbach, Constantin. Biographisches Lexikon des Kaiserthums Oesterreich: enthaltend die Lebenskizzen der denkwürdigen Personen, welche 1750 bis 1850 im Kaiserstaate und in Kronländer gelebt haben. (Wien: K.K. Hof- und Staatsdruckerei, 1856-1891), 6:52.