Castell-Rüdenhausen

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Castell-Rüdenhausen was a County in the region of Franconia in northern Bavaria of the Holy Roman Empire, ruled by a branch of the Counts of Castell. It was created as a partition of Castell and in 1806, it was mediatised to Bavaria.

Counts of Castell-Rüdenhausen (1597 - 1806)[edit]

  • Godfrey (1597 - 1635)
  • George Frederick (1635 - 1653)
  • Philip Godfrey (1653 - 1681)
  • John Frederick (1681 - 1749)
  • Frederick Louis (1749 - 1803)
  • Christian Frederick (previously Count of Castell-Castell) (1803 - 1806)

(Mediatized) Counts of Castell-Rüdenhausen[edit]

  • Christian Frederick (1806 - 1850)
  • Wolfgang (1850-1901)

(Mediatized) Princes of Castell-Rüdenhausen (1901)[edit]

  1. Wolfgang (1901-1913)
  2. Casimir (1913-1933)
  3. Rupert (1933-1941)
  4. Siegfried (1951-2007)
  5. Johann-Friedrich (2007-2014[1])
  6. Otto (2014-present)

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Royal News of 2014, Section II)
  2. ^ Online Gotha - Castell

Coordinates: 49°45′59″N 10°20′22″E / 49.7665°N 10.3395°E / 49.7665; 10.3395