Person:Elisabeth of Hesse (2)

Facts and Events
Name Elisabeth of Hesse
Alt Name Elisabeth , Landgravin van Hessen
Gender Female
Birth[1][2] May 1466 Marburg, Marburg-Biedenkopf, Gießen, Hessen, Germany
Marriage 11 Feb 1482 Marburg, Marburg-Biedenkopf, Gießen, Hessen, Germanyto Jan V of Nassau-Vianden-Diez
Death[1] 7 or 17 Jan 1523 Cologne, Cologne, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Germany
Other[3] House of Hesse


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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.

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References
  1. 1.0 1.1 Nederland's Adelsboek, Vol. 94 p. XLVII, 2009, Secondary quality.
  2. Elisabeth von Hessen, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.
  3. Elisabeth of Hesse-Marburg, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).