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13 April 1800|
25 December 1856 (aged 56)|
Bolzano, Austrian Empire
|Spouse||Archduke Rainer of Austria|
Adelaide, Queen of Sardinia|
|Father||Charles Emmanuel, Prince of Carignano|
|Mother||Maria Christina of Saxony|
Elisabeth of Savoy (Maria Francesca Elisabetta Carlotta Giuseppina; 13 April 1800 – 25 December 1856) was the Vicereine of the Kingdom of Lombardy-Venetia by marriage to Archduke Rainer of Austria. She was the aunt and mother-in-law of Vittorio Emanuele II, the first king of a united Italy.
Maria Francesca Elisabetta Carlotta Giuseppina was born in Paris to Charles Emmanuel, Prince of Carignano (1770–1800), and Maria Cristina of Saxony (1770–1851). She had an elder brother, Charles Albert, future King of Sardinia.
Elisabeth died of tuberculosis in Bolzano on Christmas Day, 1856.
With Rainer she had eight children:
|Ancestors of Princess Elisabeth of Savoy|