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The ancestors of Augustus the Strong, with the generations I. XIII bus.

Frederick Augustus I. of Saxony, often called August the Strong (* 12. More 1670 in Dresden; † 1. February 1733 in Warsaw) Albertine was a prince from the line of the Wettin dynasty originating Elector of Saxony (as Frederick Augustus I) and from 1697 King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania (as August II) in Personalunion. […]


Royal Bavarian aristocratic ladies calendar

Genealogy of the Royal House, Court- and religious festivals, Court Her Majesty the Queen, Royal convent for St. Anne in Würzburg, Display the ladies of nobility, Men whose royal consorts. Bavarian treasurer are, Neueste Übersicht des Abgangs und der Ankunft der reitenden und fahrenden Posten zu München.Like this:Like Loading

Margaret of Parma, Regent of the Netherlands

Just south of Ghent, the town of Oudenaarde, known by the victory, here the 1708 Marlborough and Prince Eugene won over the French. Symbol a mighty castle, the 1385 was built by Philip the Bold. Emperor Charles V. was accompanied here by his court, and pitched his ministers in the war against the French in his Headquarters. […]

History of the Habsburg dynasty

The European Habsburg dynasty, whose name derives from their ancestral castle of Habsburg in Aargau. Members of the dynasty established the first 1273 and almost continuously from 1438 The German kings and Holy Roman Emperor and ruled from 1282 über die Herzogtümer Österreich und SteiermarkLike this:Like Loading

Empress Augusta in Koblenz by 1850 to 1889

Described in the Weimar period, the prince's daughter as a princess of Prussia, then a queen, and finally lived as German Empress Augusta in Koblenz. Augusta was the second daughter of Grand Duke Carl Friedrich and the Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna Romanova, a sister of Tsar Alexander I.. of Russia. While her father was a shy man, dessen bevorzugte […]

The history of the city of Gdansk

Chronological History of the City of Danzig, beginning with the prehistory (geographical location, Stone Age, Roman Decade) The history of the city and the meaning of the name, Gdansk Pomeranian time with the first documentary mention. Description of the Pomeranian Dukes. The trading history, especially in conjunction with the city of Lübeck, The German Immigration, German and Slavic populations. Die Ordenszeit bis zum […]

Eleonore of Olbreuse, the ancestress of the royal houses of England, Hanover and Prussia

Investigation into the story of her marriage to the Duke of Brunswick-Celle and the time, in a special relationship to marry Ebenbürtigkeits-. Author: Johann Ferdinand Baur tilt, 1859 Eleanor (3.1.1639-5.2.1722) was the daughter of Alexander II. Desmier und seiner Frau Olbreuses of Jacquette Poussard of Vandré. She came from a Huguenot family of low nobility and came 1661 an den Pariser […]

Say from the house of Hohenzollern

Zoller Say, Also legendary traits and characteristics of the life of the Hohenzollern. Excerpt from the contents of the three volumes: The castle and the deer Schalksburg, Origin of Hohenzollern, The foundation of the monastery Stetten, Count Friedrich von Zollern, gen. the Öttinger, The murder count to Nuremberg John Cicero, Joachim I. the Nestor, Joachim II. named Hector, Markgraf Hans von […]

From the Hohenzollern Yearbook

Digital documents and images with research on the history of the Hohenzollerns of Brandenburg-Prussia, edited by Paul Seidel published by Giesecke & Devrient. The individual contributions from the vintages of the Hohenzollern Yearbook can be downloaded from the website of the Central and Regional Library Berlin. The contents of the classes can be viewed. I have noticed the following example text:Like this:Like Loading

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 […]

History of the Hohenzollern

The KOBV is the common platform of all university- and university libraries, all public libraries and numerous research, Special- and government libraries in Berlin and Brandenburg. Here I have today Rausgepickt subsequent essays, dealing exclusively with the House of Hohenzollern. The individual essays are descended from various editions of the Hohenzollern yearbooks 1898 und werden über obige […]