mediatized Houses: The Comital House of Waldburg-Zeil-Hohenems

The Comital House of Waldburg-Zeil-Hohenems   The line Waldburg-Zeil-Hohenems was founded in 1779 when Count Clemens, a son of Count Franz Anton of Waldburg zu Zeil and Trauchburg, married Countess Maria Walpurga of Harrach-Rohrau-Hohenems. Hder mother Maria Rebecca was the daughter of the last reigning Count of Hohenems Franz Wilhelm III. who died in 1759.…