Dillon, Anna

LADY IN WAITING (ENGLAND)
BORN 1760 - DIED 5 Mar 1823
GRAVE LOCATION Weimar, Thüringen: Friedhof vor dem Frauentor (Alter Friedhof) (Eastern wall (mausoleum, row 1, number 65))

Anna Dillon as born in England and came with Maria Pavlovna from St. Petersburg to Weimar. She was her lady in waiting as well as her friend.

After she died in 1823 she was buried at the Kassengewölbe at the Jakobskirchhof in Weimar. After the new cemetery at the Frauentor was opened a new monument shaped as a Roman sarcophagus was erected for her there. It was designed by Clemens Wenzeslaus Coudray.

Related persons
• has grave monument designed by Coudray, Clemens Wenzeslaus

Sources
• Dressler, Roland & Jochen Klauss, Weimarer Friedhöfe, Böhlau Verlag, Weimar, 1996

Images

The grave of Anna Dillon at the Friedhof vor dem Frauenturm, Weimar.
Picture by Androom (05 Feb 2005)

 


Dingler, Hugo

Published: 5 May 2016
Last update: 5 May 2016