Friedrich Franz III. von Mecklenburg-Schwerin

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Friedrich Franz III (19 March 1851 – 10 April 1897) was the penultimate Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin. He was the son of Friedrich Franz II, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin and his first wife Princess Auguste of Reuss. He succeeded his father as Grand Duke on the 15 April 1883.

Marriage and children[edit]

Friedrich Franz married Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia (1860-1922) in Saint Petersburg. They had three children: