Xavier, Duke of Aquitaine

Xavier Marie Joseph de France (8 September 1753 22 February 1754) was a fils de France of the House of Bourbon. At birth he was given the title of Duke of Aquitaine by his grandfather, Louis XV of France. He was the third surviving child and the second son of the Dauphin Louis de France and Princess Maria Josepha of Saxony.

Xavier
Duke of Aquitaine
Born(1753-09-08)8 September 1753
Palace of Versailles, France
Died22 February 1754(1754-02-22) (aged 0)
Palace of Versailles, France
Full name
Xavier Marie Joseph de France
HouseHouse of Bourbon
FatherLouis de France
MotherPrincess Maria Josepha of Saxony

Xavier was put in the care of Marie Isabelle de Rohan, duchesse de Tallard. He died at the age of five months at Versailles after a fit of convulsions. He was buried at the Basilica of St Denis.

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References

  1. Genealogie ascendante jusqu'au quatrieme degre inclusivement de tous les Rois et Princes de maisons souveraines de l'Europe actuellement vivans [Genealogy up to the fourth degree inclusive of all the Kings and Princes of sovereign houses of Europe currently living] (in French). Bourdeaux: Frederic Guillaume Birnstiel. 1768. p. 11.
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