Archduchess Agnes Christina of Austria

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Archduchess Agnes Christina of Austria
Princess Agnes Christina of Liechtenstein
Spouse Prince Karl Alfred of Liechtenstein
Issue Prince Dominik
Prince Andreas
Prince Gregor
Princess Alexandra
Princess Maria Pia
Princess Katherina
Princess Brigitte
Full name
German: Agnes Christina Franziska Karoline Theresia Raphaela Johanna Magdalena Huberta Josepha Ignatia
House House of Habsburg-Lorraine
House of Liechtenstein
Father Archduke Hubert Salvator of Austria
Mother Princess Rosemary of Salm-Salm
Born (1928-12-14)14 December 1928
Schloss Persenbeug, Persenbeug-Gottsdorf, Lower Austria, Austria
Died 17 April 2007(2007-04-17) (aged 78)
Vienna, Austria

Archduchess Agnes Christina of Austria (German: Agnes Christina, Erzherzogin von Österreich, Prinzessin von Toskana[1][2]) (14 December 1928 – 31 August 2007) was a member of the Tuscan line of the House of Habsburg-Lorraine and an Archduchess and Princess of Austria and a Princess of Hungary, Bohemia, and Tuscany by birth.[1][2] She was the great-granddaughter of Emperor Franz Joseph of Austria-Hungary. Through her marriage to Prince Karl Alfred of Liechtenstein, Agnes Christina was a member of the Princely House of Liechtenstein and a Princess of Liechtenstein.

Family[edit]

Agnes Christina Franziska Karoline Theresia Raphaela Johanna Magdalena Huberta Josepha Ignatia, Erzherzogin von Österreich, Prinzessin von Toskana, was the second child and eldest daughter[1][2] of Archduke Hubert Salvator of Austria and his wife Princess Rosemary of Salm-Salm.[1][2] She was born on 14 December 1928 at Schloss Persenbeug in Persenbeug-Gottsdorf, Lower Austria, Austria.[1][2]

Marriage and issue[edit]

Agnes Christina married Prince Karl Alfred of Liechtenstein, third child and second-eldest son of Prince Aloys of Liechtenstein and his wife Archduchess Elisabeth Amalie of Austria, on 17 February 1949 at Schloss Persenbeug in Persenbeug-Gottsdorf, Lower Austria, Austria.[1][2][3] Many royal figures attended, including Franz Joseph II, Prince of Liechtenstein.[3]

Agnes Christina and Karl Alfred had seven children together:[1][2]

  • Prince Dominik Volkmar Hubert Alois Maria Joseph Thaddäus Thomas Paulus Karl Ignatius Silverius (b. Vienna, 20 June 1950 - Vienna, 20 September 2009), married at Spitz an der Donau on 9 October 1980 Eva Maria Lösch (Vienna, 4 July 1943 - Vienna, 24 February 1998), daughter of Otto Lösch and wife Hildegard Freiin von Felder, without issue
  • Prince Andreas Duarte Emanuel Ulrich Benedikt Joseph Maria Karl Rafael Ignatius Mathias Paulus (b. Vienna, 25 February 1952), married in Madrid on 29 September 1978 Silvia Prieto y Figueroa (b. Madrid, 2 May 1952), daughter of Luis Prieto y Calle and wife Olimpia Figueroa y ..., without issue
  • Prince Gregor Heinrich Augustinus Judas Thaddäus Joseph Maria Pius Paulus Antonius Stephan Salvator (b. Vienna, 18 April 1954), unmarried and without issue
  • Princess Alexandra Maria Christina Aloisia Ulrike Henriette Agnes Ignatia Pia Gabriela Anastasia (Vienna, 25 December 1955 - Vienna, 27 February 1993), married in Vienna on 20 September 1980 and divorced in 1988 Hans Lovrek (b. Vienna, 11 January 1955), son of Heribert Lovrek and wife Pauline Lerner, without issue
  • Princess Maria Pia Ludovika Ulrika Elisabeth Paschaline Katharina Ignazia Lucia Johanna Josefa (b. Vienna, 6 August 1960), married in Vienna on 4 August 1995 Max Alexander Kothbauer (b. 30 March 1950), and had an only son:
    • Hieronymus Max Alexander Karl-Alfred Alfons Michael Kothbauer (b. Vienna, 26 January 1997)
  • Princess Katharina Maria Christina Henriette Valerie Agnes (b. Vienna, 27 January 1964), married firstly civilly in London on 16 November 1991 and religiously in Vienna on 30 November 1991 and divorced in 2002 Jeremy Kelton (b. London, 21 October 1960), son of Michael Kelton and wife Joanna Peel, and had an only son, and married secondly in London on 3 December 2005 Andrew Duncan Gammon (b. 15 June 1958), without issue:
    • Maximilian Anthony Kelton (b. London, 15 October 1994)
Styles of
Princess Agnes Christina of Liechtenstein
Staatswappen-Liechtensteins.svg
Reference style Her Imperial and Royal Highness
Spoken style Your Imperial and Royal Highness
Alternative style Ma'am
  • Princess Birgitta Ulrike Rosa Marie Elisabeth Aloisia Hermenegilde (b. Vienna, 13 April 1967), married civilly in Vaduz on 18 December 2000 and religiously at Schloss Persenbeug on 30 December 2000 Otto Graf Jankovich-Bésán de Pribér, Vuchin et Duna-Szekcsö (b. Bad Homburg vor der Höhe, 11 January 1967), and had issue:
    • Arthur Graf Jankovich-Bésán de Pribér, Vuchin et Duna-Szekcsö (b. Vienna, 17 October 2001)
    • Johanna Gräfin Jankovich-Bésán de Pribér, Vuchin et Duna-Szekcsö (b. Vienna, 27 May 2003)

She died on 31 August 2007 in Vienna, Austria.[1][2]

Titles, styles, honours and arms[edit]

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d e f g h Darryl Lundy (14 Dec 2008). "Agnes Christina Erzherzogin von Österreich". thePeerage.com. Retrieved 2009-12-17. 
  2. ^ a b c d e f g h Paul Theroff. "TUSCANY". Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site. Retrieved 2009-12-17. 
  3. ^ a b "Habsburg Princess Is Wed", The New York Times (Vienna), 18 February 1949