Stanisław Jan Jabłonowski

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Stanisław Jan Jabłonowski
Stanisław Jan Jabłonowski 1.PNG
Coat of arms Prus III
Spouse(s) Marianna Kazanowska

Issue

Jan Stanisław Jabłonowski
Jadwiga Teresa Jabłonowska
Anna Jabłonowska
Aleksander Jan Jabłonowski
Stanisław Karol Jabłonowski
Noble family Jabłonowski
Father Jan Jabłonowski
Mother Anna Ostroróg
Born (1634-04-03)April 3, 1634
Łucza, near Lwów
Died April 3, 1702(1702-04-03) (aged 68)
Lwów (today Ukraine)

Stanisław Jan Jabłonowski (1634–1702) was a Polish nobleman, magnate, one of Poland's greatest military commanders. Grand Guardian of the Crown since 1660, the Grand Camp Leader of the Crown since 1661, voivode of Ruthenian Voivodship since 1664, Field Crown Hetman since 1676, Great Crown Hetman since 1683 and castellan of Kraków since 1692.

A candidate for the Polish Throne following the death of King Jan III Sobieski.[citation needed] Starost of Kamieniec Podolski, Żydaczów, Sierpc, Winnica, Świecie, Korsuń, Czehryń, Biała Cerkiew, Bohusław, Busko-Zdrój, Międzyrzec Podlaski, Mościsk, Błonie, Janów Lubelski and Nisko.

Stanisław participated in the War with Sweden during The Deluge, then with the Cossacks and Muscovy. He took part in the Chocim campaign of 1673 and participated in the Vienna expedition of 1683. He led the right wing of Polish cavalry forces at the Battle of Vienna. He also stopped the Tatars at Lwów in 1695.

In 1692 Stanisław built the stronghold and the neighbouring town of Okopy Świętej Trójcy. During the Royal election of 1697, he supported August II, later in opposition to the King.

Family[edit]

Stanisław was son of the Lord Sword-Bearer Jan Jabłonowski and Anna Ostroróg, the daughter of Jan Ostroróg. He married Marianna Kazanowska in 1658.

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Bibliography[edit]

  • Mała Encyklopedia Wojskowa, 1967, Wydanie I

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