Maria Elisabeth Archduchess of Austria (1737)
- Category : Notable-Famous-Royal-family
- Type : ME
- Profile : 4/6 - Opportunistic / Role Model
- Definition : Single
- Incarnation Cross : RAX The Sphinx 1
Austrian Archduchess, the eldest child and daughter of Maria Theresa, later Queen of Hungary and Bohemia, and Duke Francis of Lorraine, later Francis I, Holy Roman Emperor.
She was a lively and lovely child; even the Emperor Karl (Charles) VI spoke with pleasure of his eldest granddaughter.
On 7 June 1740, the Archduchess was taken to stomach cramps and vomiting. Marie Elisabeth died that day, aged 3, in the arms of her father.