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When this cynical offer was indignantly rejected in Vienna, Frederick sent his troops into Silesia Mar 15, 2017 First of all, Maria Theresa (1717-1780) was never actually crowned empress. She was the sovereign of Austria, Hungary, Croatia, Bohemia, Transylvania, Mantua, Milan, Lodomeria and Galicia, the Austrian Frederick II of Prussia, himself very recently come to the throne of his country, now offered to support Maria Theresa against these importunities if Austria would pay for this service by turning over to Prussia the province of Silesia. Of her eleven daughters and five sons ten survived into adulthood. As the only female ruler in the House of Habsburg, she was the Archduchess of Austria and the Queen of Hungary and Bohemia. She was the eldest daughter of Ferdinand IV & III of Naples and Sicily (later Ferdinand I of the Two Sicilies) (1751–1825) and his wife, Marie Maria Theresa Walburga Amalia Christina was the only female ruler of the Habsburg dominions and the last of the House of Habsburg. Maria Theresa was only 23 years old when she ascended to the Austrian throne in 1740. Though The fact that Maria Theresa gave birth to sixteen children is a well-known part of her life story. Maria Theresa's first child, a daughter named Maria Elisabeth (1737–1740), died while still a young child. Maria Theresa of Naples and Sicily (6 June 1772 – 13 April 1807) was the last Holy Roman Empress and the first Empress of Austria by marriage to Francis II, Holy Roman Emperor. The eldest of the surviving children was Maria Anna