Sunday, 15 September 2019

1143) Frederika Charlotte Riedesel

Frederika Charlotte Louise von Massow, Baroness (Freifrau) Riedesel zu Eisenbach (1746 - 1808). Wife of General Friedrich Adolf Riedesel of Brunswick. She accompanied him during the Saratoga Campaign in the American Revolutionary War and kept a journal of the campaign.

- "She would grow into a red-haired baroness, "full in figure and possessing no small share of beauty."

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