Princess Marie of Hesse-Kassel
|Princess Marie of Hesse-Kassel|
|Grand Duchess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz|
|Reign||12 August 1817 – 6 September 1860|
|Born||21 January 1796|
|Died||30 December 1880 (aged 84)|
|Spouse||George, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz|
Frederick William, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Caroline, Crown Princess of Denmark
Duke Georg August
|Father||Landgrave Frederick of Hesse-Kassel|
|Mother||Princess Caroline of Nassau-Usingen|
Princess and Landgravine Marie of Hesse-Kassel (German: Marie Wilhelmine Friederike von Hessen-Kassel; 21 January 1796 – 30 December 1880) was the consort of George, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.
Princess Marie of Hesse-Kassel, second daughter of Prince Frederick of Hesse-Kassel, and his wife, Princess Caroline of Nassau-Usingen, was born at Hanau, Hesse-Kassel. Through her father, she was a great-granddaughter of George II of Great Britain. Her father's older brother was the Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel. In 1803, her uncle's title was raised to Elector of Hesse — whereby the entire Kassel branch of the Hesse dynasty gained an upward notch in hierarchy.
- Duchess Luise of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1818–1842).
- Frederick William, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1819–1904); married Princess Augusta of Cambridge.
- Duchess Caroline of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1821–1876); married then-Crown Prince Frederick, the future Frederick VII of Denmark
- Duke Georg August of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1824–1876); married Grand Duchess Catherine Mikhailovna of Russia.
|Ancestors of Princess Marie of Hesse-Kassel|