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Beauharnais

1. Alexandre , Vicomte de. 1760--94, French general, who served in the War of American Independence and the French Revolutionary wars; first husband of Empress Joséphine: guillotined
2. his son, Eugène de . 1781--1824, viceroy of Italy (1805--14) for his stepfather Napoleon I
3. (Eugénie) Hortense de . 1783--1837, queen of Holland (1806--10) as wife of Louis Bonaparte; daughter of Alexandre Beauharnais and sister of Eugène: mother of Napoleon III
4. Joséphine de . See (Empress) Josephine
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A faceted jet all-round crown belonging to the Queen of Holland, Hortense de Beauharnais, was part of a suite reserved for court mourning.
His mother was Hortense de Beauharnais, Josephine's daughter by her first husband.
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