Monday, November 19, 2012

Duke Ludwig in Bavaria marries

Novwember 19, 1892

Duke Ludwig in Bavaria, younger brother of Duke Karl Theodore, head of the dalcal house, was married today to Antonie Barth.  

This is Duke Ludwig's second morganatic marriage. His first wife, Henriette Mendel, died in November 1891.   She had been created as Baroness von Wallersee at the time of marriage.

Duke Ludwig's new wife has been ennobled by the Regent of Bavaria with the name von Bartolf.

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