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To make the Blog more attractiv i would like to ask what the Readers like best on the Blog and where the wish would be more Posts. Thanks everyone for voting. What is youf favorite Part of the Blog If you have further Comments you can either send my an Email or use the Comment…

mediatized Houses: The Princely House of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg

  The Princely House of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg Counts of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rochefort Ancestor of this branch is  Count Johann Ludwig. From the legacy of his mother, Count Johann Dietrich also received the reign of Rochefort in today’s Belgium. In 1621, shortly after the outbreak of the Thirty Years’ War, he converted to the Catholic faith in Belgium and…

mediatized Houses: The Princely House of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg

  The Princely House of Löwenstein-Wertheim-Freudenberg The present House Löwenstein-Wertheim goes back to Ludwig of Bavaria, also Count Ludwig I of Löwenstein (1463-1524), a son of the Elector Friedrich I. of the Palatinate  and the Munich court lady Clara Tott from Augsburg. After the death of his brother Ludwig IV from 1449 to 1451, Friedrich…

† Prince Richard zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg

Prince Richard zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg passed away in the afternoon of Monday 13.03,2017. According to a spokesperson of the Family he died unexpected at Berleburg Castle. He was born on 29.101934 as older son of Gustav Albrecht, 5. Fürst zu sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg and his wife Margareta, née Fouche d’Otrante. As his father was missing in the Second…

Hannover Wedding News

Several german Newspapers reported yesterday that the Wedding of Hereditary Prince Ernst August of Hannover and Ekaterina Malysheva will take place at the second July-Weekend in Hannover. According to them he religious Wedding will take place in the Marktkirche in the old town of Hannover. Afterwards there will be a reception at Herrenhausen and a celebration…