Facts and Events
||Elisabeth of Hesse
||Elisabeth , Landgravin van Hessen
||Marburg, Marburg-Biedenkopf, Gießen, Hessen, Germany
||11 Feb 1482
||Marburg, Marburg-Biedenkopf, Gießen, Hessen, Germanyto Jan V of Nassau-Vianden-Diez
||7 or 17 Jan 1523
||Cologne, Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
||House of Hesse
- the text in this section is copied from an article in Wikipedia
Landgravine Elisabeth of Hesse-Marburg (May 1466 in Marburg – 7 or 17 January 1523 in Cologne) was a German noblewoman. She was a daughter of Landgrave Henry III of Upper Hesse (nicknamed Henry the Rich) and his wife, Anna of Katzenelnbogen.
On 11 February 1481, Elisabeth married Count John V of Nassau-Dillenburg. Together, they had six children:
Elisabeth died in Cologne in 1523 and was buried in Siegen.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Nederland's Adelsboek, Vol. 94 p. XLVII, 2009, Secondary quality.
- ↑ Elisabeth von Hessen, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
- ↑ Elisabeth of Hesse-Marburg, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).