Andrea von Habsburg

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Archduchess Andrea
Archduchess of Austria
Hereditary Countess of Neipperg
Born (1953-05-30) 30 May 1953 (age 63)
Würzburg, Lower Franconia, Bavaria, West Germany
Spouse Count Karl Eugen, Hereditary Count of Neipperg
Issue Count Philipp
Count Benedikt
Count Dominik
Countess Hemma
Countess Katharina
House Habsburg
Father Crown Prince Otto of Austria
Mother Princess Regina of Saxe-Meiningen
Austrian imperial family
Imperial Coat of Arms of the Empire of Austria (1815).svg

HI&RH Archduke Karl
HI&RH Archduchess Francesca

Andrea von Habsburg (Andrea Maria von Habsburg-Lothringen) Archduchess of Austria, Hereditary Countess of Neipperg,[1] (born 30 May 1953, in Würzburg, Bavaria), the first child and oldest daughter of Otto von Habsburg and his wife Princess Regina of Saxe-Meiningen.[2]

Marriage and issue[edit]

She married Karl Eugen, Hereditary Count of Neipperg (born 20 October 1951), son of Josef Hubert, Count of Neipperg (born 22 July 1918) and Countess Maria von Ledebur-Wicheln (1920–1984), on 9 July 1977 in Pöcking, Bavaria.[1] He is a descendant of Adam Adalbert von Neipperg[3] (The County of Neipperg, centred on Schwaigern, had become an Imperial State of the Holy Roman Empire in 1766, mediatised to the Kingdom of Württemberg in 1806). They have five children:

  • Count Maria Philipp Karl Friedrich Hubert Magnus of Neipperg (b. 6 September 1978), who married Paula Wolff (b. 1981) on 26 April 2008 in Salzburg. Through her mother (born a Countess von Meran), Wolff is a descendant of Empress Josephine, first wife of Napoleon I. They have four children:
    • Countess Johanna of Neipperg (born 2009);
    • Count Stephan of Neipperg (born 2010).[4]
    • Count Emanuel of Neipperg (born 2014).[5]
    • Countess Alexandra of Neipperg (born 2015)
  • Count Maria Benedikt Reinhard Michael Alois Leo of Neipperg (b. 11 April 1980).
  • Count Maria Dominik Georg Christoph Johannes Pantaleon of Neipperg (b. 27 July 1981), married on 4 August 2012 to Princess Marie-Anna of Salm-Salm (b. 22 February 1986).[6] They have one daughter:
    • Countess Florentina of Neipperg (born 2015).
  • Countess Maria Hemma Nathalie Sophie Franziska Georgine of Neipperg (b. 11 October 1983), married on 30 May 2012 to Roman Keno Specht.[6] They have two daughters:
    • Annunziata Specht (born 2013).
    • Olympia Specht (born 2016)
  • Countess Maria Katharina Franziska Monika Elisabeth of Neipperg (b. 3 April 1986), married on 30 August 2012 to Prince Wenzel of Lobkowicz (b. 4 December 1986).[6] They have one son:
    • Prince Valerian of Lobkowicz (born 2014)


National dynastic honour[edit]



  1. ^ a b Genealogisches Handbuch des Adels, Fürstliche Häuser XVI. "Haus Österreich". C.A. Starke Verlag, 2001, pp. 87–88. ISBN 3-7980-0824-8.
  2. ^ "Habsburg Daughter Born", The Washington Post, Wuerzburg, Germany, 31 May 1953 
  3. ^ Theroff, Paul. "neipperg". (Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site). [self-published source][better source needed]
  4. ^ Theroff, Paul. "Neipperg". (Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site). [self-published source][better source needed]
  5. ^ Descendants of Archduke Franz Karl of Austria
  6. ^ a b c Theroff, Paul. "neipperg". (Paul Theroff's Royal Genealogy Site). [self-published source][better source needed]
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