Barbara of Prussia

Barbara Irene Adelheid Viktoria Elisabeth Bathildis, Princess of Prussia

Also used the name Princess of Hesse and by Rhine as she was adopted by her paternal grandmother Irene Princess of Hesse and by Rhine.

Daughter of Sigismund, Prince of Prussia (1896-1978) and his wife Charlotte Agnes, Princess of Saxe-Altenburg (1899-1989)

Born: Hemmelmark near Kiel 2. Aug 1920

Married: Glücksburg 11. Jul 1954 Christian Ludwig, Duke of Mecklenburg (1912-1996)


Died: Hemmelmark Manor 31. May 1994

Buried: Ashes buried at sea near Helgoland



Marlene A. Eilers ”Queen Victoria’s Descendants”, Rosvall Royal Books 1997; GHdA, Fürsten I, Vol XVII 2004; burial site see