Anastasia, Margravine of Meissen
Princess Anastasia (German: Anastasia-Luise Alexandra Elisabeth Jutta Sibylle Marie-Auguste Henriette Prinzessin von Anhalt) (Anastasia-Luise Alexandra Elisabeth Jutta Sibylle Marie-Auguste Henriette; born 22 December 1940) is a member of the House of Ascania.
Anastasia was born on 22 December 1940 in Regensburg, Bavaria, Germany, the only child of Prince Eugen of Anhalt and his wife Anastasia Jungmeier and a granddaughter of Eduard, Duke of Anhalt, the penultimate ruler of the Duchy of Anhalt.
Anastasia married Prince Maria Emanuel of Saxony, eldest child of Friedrich Christian, Margrave of Meissen and his wife, Princess Elisabeth Helene of Thurn and Taxis, on 23 June 1962 in Vevey, Vaud, Switzerland. Anastasia and Maria Emanuel do not have children.
Titles, styles, honours and arms
Titles and styles
- 22 December 1940 – 23 June 1962: Her Highness Princess Anastasia of Anhalt
- 23 June 1962 – 9 August 1968: Her Royal Highness Princess Anastasia of Saxony, Duchess of Saxony, Princess of Anhalt
- 9 August 1968 – 23 July 2012: Her Royal Highness The Margravine of Meissen, Princess and Duchess of Saxony, Princess of Anhalt
- 23 July 2012 – present: Her Royal Highness The Dowager Margravine of Meissen, Princess and Duchess of Saxony, Princess of Anhalt
|Ancestors of Anastasia, Margravine of Meissen|
Anastasia, Margravine of MeissenBorn: 22 December 1940
|Titles in pretence|
Elisabeth Helene of Thurn and Taxis
|— TITULAR —
Queen consort of Saxony
9 August 1968 – 23 July 2012
Reason for succession failure:
Kingdom abolished in 1918
| Succeeded by|
Elmira Henke (disputed)
| Succeeded by|
Princess Gisela of Saxe-Gessaphe (disputed)