Landgravine Josepha of Fürstenberg-Weitra

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Josepha of Fürstenberg-Weitra
Princess consort of Liechtenstein
Josepha Sophie v Liechtenstein.jpg
Tenure 24 March 1805 – 20 April 1836
Spouse Johann I Joseph, Prince of Liechtenstein
Issue Princess Maria Leopoldine
Princess Karoline
Aloys II, Prince of Liechtenstein
Princess Maria, Countess Vincenz Esterházy von Galántha
Prince Franz de Paula of Liechtenstein
Prince Karl Johann of Liechtenstein
Princess Klothilda
Princess Henriette, Countess Joseph Hunyady von Kethély
Prince Friedrich Adalbert
Prince Eduard Franz of Liechtenstein
Prince August
Ida, Princess Paar
Prince Rudolf
Full name
Maria Josepha Sophie
House House of Fürstenberg-Weitra
Father Joachim Egon, Landgrave of Fürstenberg-Weitra
Mother Countess Sophia Maria of Oettingen-Wallerstein
Born (1776-06-21)21 June 1776
Vienna, Austria
Died 23 February 1848(1848-02-23) (aged 71)
Vienna, Austrian Empire
Burial Church of the Nativity of the Virgin Mary, Brno

Landgravine Josepha of Fürstenberg-Weitra (German: Landgräfin Josefa zu Fürstenberg-Weitra; 21 June 1776 – 23 February 1848) was princess consort of Johann I Joseph, Prince of Liechtenstein.

Early life[edit]

Josepha was born at Vienna, Austria, the first daughter of Joachim Egon, Landgrave of Fürstenberg-Weitra (1749–1828), (son of Ludwig August Egon, Landgrave of Fürstenberg-Weitra and Countess Maria Anna Josepha Fugger of Kirchberg) and his wife, Countess Sophia Maria of Oettingen-Wallerstein (1751–1835), (daughter of Philipp Karl, Count of Oettingen-Wallerstein and Countess Charlotte Juliana of Oettingen-Baldern).

Marriage and issue[edit]

On 12 April 1792 in Vienna, she married Prince Johann Joseph of Liechtenstein (1776–1848). They had 14 children:

Titles and styles[edit]

  • 21 June 1776 – 12 April 1792: Her Serene Highness Landgravine Josepha of Fürstenberg-Weitra
  • 12 April 1792 – 24 March 1805: Her Serene Highness Princess Josepha of Liechtenstein
  • 24 March 1805 – 20 April 1836: Her Serene Highness The Princess of Liechtenstein
  • 20 April 1836 – 23 February 1848: Her Serene Highness Princess Josepha of Liechtenstein

Ancestry[edit]

Notes and sources[edit]

  1. ^ http://www.angelfire.com/realm/gotha/gotha/esterhazy.html Princely and Countly House of Esterházy de Galántha
  2. ^ http://www.angelfire.com/realm/gotha/gotha/paar.html Princely House of Paar
This article incorporates information from the equivalent article on the German Wikipedia.
Landgravine Josepha of Fürstenberg-Weitra
Cadet branch of the House of Fürstenberg
Born: 21 June 1776 Died: 23 February 1848
Liechtensteiner royalty
Preceded by
Caroline of Manderscheid-Blankenheim
Princess consort of Liechtenstein
1805–1836
Succeeded by
Franziska Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau