Henriette Karoline Pfalz-Zweibrucken

Henriette Karoline Pfalz-Zweibrucken

Princess Palatine-Birkenfeld, daughter of Count Palatine Christian III of Birkenfeld
Date of Birth: 09.03.1721
Country: Germany

Princess Pfalz-Birkenfeld, daughter of Pfalzgraf Christian III Birkenfeld and Carolina Nassau-Saarbrücken, wife of Landgrave Ludwig IX of Hesse-Darmstadt

Landgravine Henrietta had a beneficial influence on the governance of the state. With her assistance, Moser received the portfolio of minister; the Darmstadt court was attended by writers such as Herder, Goethe, Wiland, and others. Carolina corresponded with Frederick the Great. Her contemporaries called her the "great landgravine."

The Order of Saint Catherine

On June 27, 1773, the Landgravine and her three daughters were awarded the Order of Saint Catherine, 1st Degree.