Janusz Wiśniowiecki

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Janusz Wiśniowiecki
Janusz Wiśniowiecki (1598-1636).PNG
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Consort Katarzyna Eugenia Tyszkiewicz

Issue

Dymitr Jerzy Wiśniowiecki
Konstanty Krzysztof Wiśniowiecki
Noble family Wiśniowiecki
Father Konstanty Wiśniowiecki
Mother Anna Zachorowska h. Korczak
Born 1598
Died 1636

Prince Janusz Wiśniowiecki (1598–1636) was Polish nobleman, koniuszy wielki koronny (i.e. High Royal Equerry) from 1633, starost of Krzemieniec.[1]

In 1631 after the death of Jerzy Zbaraski inherited Puławy.

Marriage and issue[edit]

Janusz married Katarzyna Eugenia Tyszkiewicz on 19 September 1627 in Wilno, the daughter of voivode of Mścisław, Troki and Wilno Janusz Skumin Tyszkiewicz h. Leliwa and had four children:

Legacy[edit]

Samuel Twardowski, a 17th-century Polish poet and writer, wrote an epic Książę Wiśniowiecki Janusz (or Prince Janusz Wiśniowiecki).[1]

Bibliography[edit]

  • Ilona Czamańska: Wiśniowieccy. Monografia rodu. Poznań: Wydawnictwo Poznańskie, 2007, ISBN 83-7177-229-7.

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