- House of Egmond
The Egmond or Egmont
familyis named after Dutch town of Egmondand played an important role in the Netherlandsduring the Middle Ages. The family also had a link with Buren.
Eventually the family died out in the 17th century except for the "van Dijck van't Velde" branch also known as "Paats van Dijck".
Notable members of the family include:
*Arnold of Egmond (1410–1473),
Duke of Guelders(1423-1465 and 1471–1473)
*Charles of Egmond (1467–1538), Duke of Guelders (1492-1538)
Floris van Egmont(1470-1539), Count of Buren, stadtholder of Guelders (1507-1511) and Friesland (1515-1518)
Maximiliaan van Egmond(1509-1548), Count of Buren, son of Floris van Egmont, stadtholder of Friesland (1540-1548)
Anna van Egmont(1533-1558), daughter of Maximilian van Egmont, wife of William I of Orange
Lamoral, Count of Egmont(1522-1568), Prince of Gavre, stadtholder of Flanders and Artois (1559-1568)
Wikimedia Foundation. 2010.
Look at other dictionaries:
Egmond aan Zee — Dutch town locator maps mun town caption = The town centre (darkgreen) and the statistical district (lightgreen) of Egmond aan Zee in the municipality of Bergen (NH.).Egmond aan Zee (coord|52|37|N|4|37|E|type:city(5086)) is a town on the North… … Wikipedia
House demolition — This article is about the demolition of houses for military or punitive civil purposes. For the demolition of buildings in general, see demolition. Demolition of a house in Iraq containing a weapons cache House demolition is primarily a military… … Wikipedia
House of Croÿ — Arms of Philippe I de Croÿ, detail of Rogier s diptych (ca. 1460) The House of Croÿ (French pronunciation: [kʁui]) is an international family of European mediatized nobility which held a seat in the Imperial Diet from 1486, and was… … Wikipedia
Maximiliaan van Egmond — Maximilian presented this cannon to Henry VIII in 1544 Maximilian of Egmont (1509–1548) was Count of Buren and Leerdam, and Stadtholder of Friesland (succeeding George Schenck) from 1540 until 1548 … Wikipedia
Holiday house Egmond aan den Hoef — (Egmond aan den Hoef,Нидерланды) Категория отеля: Адрес: Maria va … Каталог отелей
Counts and Dukes of Guelders — This article deals with the rulers of the historical county and duchy of Guelders, for other meanings see Guelders. Original coat of arms of the County and Duchy of Guelders … Wikipedia
Dukes of Guelders — This article deals with the rulers of the historical county and duchy of Guelders, for other meanings see Guelders. List of Counts of GueldersHouse of WassenbergThe first count of Guelders was Gerard IV of Wassenberg, lord of Wassenberg. During… … Wikipedia
Lamoral, Count of Egmont — Count of Egmont redirects here. For other Counts of Egmont, see List of Lords and Counts of Egmont. Statue of Lamoral, Count of Egmont, before the castle of Egmont in Zottegem … Wikipedia
County of Buren — Graafschap Buren (nl) State of the Holy Roman Empire ← … Wikipedia
Order of Saint Hubert — Collar of the Grand Master, plus exemplars of the Knights Cross, Order of Saint Hubert Awarded by Duke of Bavaria Type … Wikipedia