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Eugène de Beauharnais
He was born in Paris, France and became the stepson and adopted child of Napoleon, following the execution of his father during the Reign of Terror. In 1804 he was made an official member of the imperial family as His Imperial Highness Eugene de Beauharnais, Prince of France. In 1805, he added Viceroy of Italy to his titles. In 1807, he was named Prince of Venice. He was created Hereditary Grand Duke of Frankfurt by his stepfather in 1810 and made Duke of Leuchtenberg and Prince of Eistadt by his father-in-law in 1817.
- Princess Josephine of Leuchtenberg (1807-1876) became the Queen Consort to Oscar I of Sweden, himself the son of Napoleon's old love, Desirée Clary.
- Princess Eugénie Hortense Auguste de Beauharnais (1808-1847)
- Charles Auguste Eugène Napoléon de Beauharnais , married the Queen Mary II of Portugal
- Amélie Auguste Eugénie Napoléone de Beauharnais , married Pedro I of Brazil (father of Mary II of Portugal) and became Empress of Brazil
- Theodelinde Louise Eugénie Auguste Napoléone de Beauharnais (1814-1857)
- Carolina Clotilde de Beauharnais (1816)
- Maximilian Josèphe Eugène Auguste Napoléon de Beauharnais(1817-1852), married Maria Nikolaievna Grand Duchess of Russia, daughter of Tsar Nicholas I of Russia
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