Picture postcards of the Dutch Royal Family > King Willem III (1817-1890)

King Willem III and queen Emma, about 1879King Willem III was the father of princess Wilhelmina. At the age of 62 he married the German princess Emma van Waldeck Pyrmont, who gave him his only daughter.

Willem III had difficulty with his position as a constitutional monarch. His protracted sickbed also contributed to the royal family's loss of authority by the end of his reign .

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