Andrássy

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The palace of the Andrassy in Tiszadob

Andrássy is the name of an aristocratic family of very ancient lineage prominent in Hungarian history.

The full family name is "Andrássy de Csíkszentkirály et Krasznahorka." "Csíkszentkirály" is a town in modern-day Romania now called Sâncrăieni, while Krásna Hôrka is a castle in Slovakia.

The present head of the family is Count Gyula Andrássy de Csik-Szent-Király & Kraszna-Horka (b. 1927), who with his family currently resides in Canada. He married as his first wife the former Renate Hiller (b. 1928) in 1958 with no issue. He married secondly in 1964 the former Lesley Trist (b. 1934). By his second wife he has one son, Mihály (b. 1967), and one daughter, Ilona (b. 1965). Count Gyula Andrássy is the son of the late Count Mihály Andrássy (1893–1990) and his late wife, née Countess Gabrielle Károlyi de Nagy-Károly (1899–1992). Another son, Manuel Andrassy, was exiled to America in the late 19th century. He assumed the last name of Schablik and settled in Northern New Jersey. Janos Schablik and his family were responsible for overseeing the Andrassy kitchens, mines and forests.

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