The Children of Marie-Caroline de Bourbon-Sicile, duchesse de Barry
|Marie-Caroline de Bourbon-Sicile, duchesse de Barry|
Marie-Caroline de Bourbon-Sicile, duchesse de Barry was born Maria Carolina Ferdinanda Luise to Francis I of the Two Sicilies and Archduchess Maria Clementina of Austria. She first married Charles Ferdinand, Duke of Berry who was born Charles Ferdinand d'Artois, duc de Berry.
Their children were:
Louise Élisabeth, "Princess Louise Élisabeth", died in infancy
Louis, "Prince Louis", died in infancy
Louise Marie Thérèse d'Artois, later "Princess Louise Marie Thérèse, Duchess of Parma"
Henri Charles Ferdinand Marie Dieudonné d'Artois, "Prince Henri, duc de Bourdeaux" and later "Henri, comte de Chambord"; he was regarded as a "miracle child", because his father was assassinated seven months before his birth, and it was feared that the senior line of the House of Bourbon would soon cease to exist. This was why he was given one of his names - Dieudonné, which means "God-given".
She then married Ettore Carlo Lucchesi-Palli, 8th Duke della Grazia:
Anna Maria Rosalia Lucchesi-Palli; born during her mother's imprisonment because of her politics and the belief that her son was the legitimate heir to the throne. She had secretly married Ettore, and their baby was put into foster care with a couple until she died aged just three months.
Clementina Lucchesi-Palli, later "Countess of Zileri dal Verme"
Francesca di Paola Lucchesi-Palli, later "Princess di Arsoli"
Maria Isabella Lucchesi-Palli, later "Marchesa Cavriani", and then "Contessa di Conti"
Adinolfo Lucchesi-Palli, "Adinolfo, 9th Duke della Grazia"