Marie-Adélaïde of Savoy 1842
- Born: 6 Dec 1685 1842
- Marriage: Louis Duke of Burgundy in 1696 1842
- Died: 12 Feb 1712 at age 26 1842
Cause of her death was Smallpox or the Measles.
Marie-Adélaïde of Savoy (December 6, 1685-February 12, 1712) was the mother of King Louis XV of France. She married Louis, Duke of Burgundy, grandson of Louis XIV in 1696. She was well liked by the Sun King, even though Madame complained of her boisterous behavior and became Dauphine after the death of her father-in-law, the Grand Dauphin. Both she and her husband fell ill in early 1712 and died within six days of each other. Her second son died the same year.
They had three children:
Louis, Duke of Brittany (1704-1705)
Louis, Duke of Brittany (1707-1712)
Louis XV of France (1710-1774) 1842
Marie-Adélaïde married Louis Duke of Burgundy, son of Louis, the Grand Dauphin and Maria Anna Duchess of Bavaria, in 1696.1842 (Louis Duke of Burgundy was born on 16 Aug 1682 1842 and died on 18 Feb 1712 1842.)