Today, March 28, 2010, Eliane Sophia Carolina van Vollenhoven was christened in the chapel of Palace Het Loo, National Museum in Apeldoorn, by Dr. A. van der Meiden, theologian and former professor of communication studies.
Eliane is the daughter of TH Prince Floris and Princess Aimée of Oranje-Nassau, van Vollenhoven. The Princely couple has another daughter, Magali van Vollenhoven.
The Godparents of Eliane are HH Prince Maurits of Oranje-Nassau, van Vollenhoven, HRH Princess Maria Carolina of Bourbon-Parma, Duchess of Guernica, Marquise of Sala, Hans Söhngen and Ike de Rooij-van Haaren.
Source pictures: www.koninklijkhuis.nl
- TH Prince Floris and Princess Aimée of Oranje-Nassau, van Vollenhoven, and their daughters, Magali and Eliane van Vollenhoven.
- HM Queen Beatrix of the Netherlands, Princess of Oranje-Nassau, Prinses of Lippe-Biesterfield. *
- HRH Princess Margriet of the Netherlands, Princess of Oranje-Nassau, Prinses of Lippe-Biesterfield, and prof. mr. Pieter van Vollenhoven.
- TRH Prince Willem-Alexander and Princess Máxima of the Netherlands, the Prince and Princess of Orange, Prince and Princess of Oranje-Nassau, Jonkheer and Mrs of Amsberg, and their youngest daughters, HRH Princess Alexia of the Netherlands, Princess of Oranje-Nassau, and HRH Princess Ariane of the Netherlands, Princess of Oranje-Nassau. (Their oldest daughter, HRH Princess Amalia of the Netherlands, Princess of Oranje-Nassau, wasn't present.)
- HRH Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands, Prince of Oranje-Nassau, Jonkheer of Amsberg, and his children, Highborn Lady, Countess Eloise of Oranje-Nassau, Jonkvrouw van Amsberg, Highborn Lord, Count Claus-Casimir of Oranje-Nassau, Jonkheer of Amsberg, and Highborn Lady, Countess Leonore of Oranje-Nassau (His wife, HRH Princess Laurentien of the Netherlands, Princess of Oranje-Nassau, wasn't present.)
- HRH Prince Carlos of Bourbon-Parma, the Prince of Piacenza, Duke of Madrid, and his fiancé, Annemarie Gualtherie van Weezeland.
- HRH Prince Jaime of Bourbon-Parma, Duke of San Jaime, Count of Bardi and his girlfriend, Paulette van Ommen.(?)
- Tjalling ten Cate and his daugher, Julia ten Cate. (Husband and daughter of HRH Princess Margarita of Bourbon-Parma, Countess of Colorno, Princess Margarita wasn't present.)
- HRH Princess Maria Carolina of Bourbon-Parma, Duchess of Guernica, Marquise of Sala.
- TH Prince Maurits and Princess Marilène of Oranje-Nassau, Van Vollenhoven, and their children, Anna, Lucas and Felica van Lippe-Biesterfield van Vollenhoven.
- TH Prince Bernhard and Princess Annette of Oranje-Nassau, van Vollenhoven, with their sons, Samuel and Benjamin van Vollenhoven. (There daughter, Isabella, wasn't present.)
- TH Prince Pieter-Christiaan and Princess Anita of Oranje-Nassau, van Vollenhoven, with their daughter, Emma van Vollenhoven. (Their son, Pieter, wasn't present.)
* = Queen Beatrix also has the titles Princess of Oranje-Nassau, Princess of Lippe-Biesterfield, Marquise of Veere and Vlissingen, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden, Dietz, Spiegelberg, Buren, Leerdam and Culemborg, Viscountess of Antwerp, Baroness of Breda, Diest, Beilstein, the city Grave, the Land of Cuijk, IJsselstein, Cranendonck, Eindhoven, Liesveld, Herstal, Waasten, Arlay and Nozeroy, Erf- and Vrijvrouwe of Ameland, & Vrouwe of Baarn, Besançon, Borculo, Bredevoort, Bütgenbach, Daasburg, Geertruidenberg, Hooge and Lage Zwaluwe, Klundert, Lichtenvoorde, Loo, Montfort, Naaldwijk, Niervaart, Polanen, Steenbergen, Sint-Maartensdijk, Sint Vith, Soest, Ter Eem, Turnhout, Willemstad, Zevenbergen