Donna Marina Torlonia was born 22 October 1916 in Rome, Italy (Palazzo Núñez-Torlonia) to Marino Torlonia, 4th prince of Civitella-Cesi (1861-1933) and Mary Elsie Moore (1889-1941) and died 15 September 1960 in Piacenza, Italy of automobile accident. She married Francis Xavier Shields (1909-1975) 13 June 1940 in North Conway, New Hampshire, United States. She married Edward W. Slater (bef1950) 29 December 1950 . Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from Italy, the United States, France, Germany, Austria, Belgium, the United Kingdom, Spain, Portugal, Russia, Ukraine, Czechoslovakia, Hungary, Poland, Switzerland, Lithuania, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, Belarus, Bohemia, England, Slovakia, Slovenia, Ireland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of Donna Marina Torlonia and Francis Xavier Shields (1909-1975)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Francis Alexander Shields (1941-2003) 16 May 1941 New York City, New York, United States 27 April 2003 Palm Beach, Palm Beach County, Florida, United States Maria Theresia (Teri) Schmon (1933)
Diana "Didi" Lippert

Marina Shields (living)

Offspring of Donna Marina Torlonia and Edward W. Slater (bef1950)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Edward Torlonia Slater (1955)


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  • Divorced in 1950.
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