All posts tagged: Kaiser

Karl-der-Grosse

The Liesegang family and their descent from Charlemagne

Finally it is possible to get insight into the most church records, as final confirmation of years of research on my family. Will and Testament, a family chronicle, countless Lehnbriefe, the copy of the Hayner book with the history of the town was destroyed in Fleglerkrieg Bettlershayn (Sign. A 19k I, No.. 615) and Acts of the Hayner mayor (u.a. Liesegang) from centuries, lieferten […]

Elector covenant and kingship in the Hussite Wars

The Golden Bull of Charles IV. of 1356 confirmed the seven electors have the sole right to select the Roman king. A clear choice decision should be ensured for the future; Therefore the Imperial Act settled the secular electors determine the legitimacy of electoral house lines and the indivisibility of Kurlande, regelte die Nachfolgefragen und übernahm die Rhenser Feststellung des […]

Portraits of the Brandenburg-Prussian rulers to Kaiser Wilhelm II.

Frederick William the Great Elector of Brandenburg (1620-1688) found on his accession, due to the 30-year war and a depopulated country from feral. Born the son of the Elector George William and Elizabeth Charlotte of the Palatinate, he expected a full education behind secure walls in Küstrin, bis er schließlich als 14-jähriger Kurprinz in die Niederlande […]

Armorial collections of the Bavarian State Library

The Munich Digitisation Centre provided by the armorial heraldic collections are true treasure troves of art and the art of printing, gladden the heart of so many researchers are. Choreography in Flemish portraits of the sovereigns, the arms of the nobility and the country in his geography, Netherlands 1562 Content: Arnulf I., Count of Flanders, Balduin VII., Count of Föandern, Karl I. the Good, Philipp II. the […]