Julie Clary(Marie) Julie Clary
- April 7
) was the daughter of François Clary (1725-1794), a wealthy Marseilles
soap manufacturer and his second wife Françoise Rose Somis (1737-1815). Her sister Desirée Clary
became Queen of Sweden
upon the accession of her husband, Marshal Bernadotte
, as King of that nation.
On August 1, 1794 at Cuges she married Joseph Bonaparte, brother of Napoléon Bonaparte, and later King of Naples, and King of Spain.
They had three daughters: Julie Joséphine Bonaparte (1796-1796), Zénaïde Laetitia Julie Bonaparte (1801-1854), Charlotte Napoléone Bonaparte (1802-1839).