Etelka Szapáry

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Etelka Szapáry
Barabás Portrait of Etelka Szapáry 1838-42.jpg
Portrait by Miklós Barabás
Born September 26, 1798
Died November 10, 1876(1876-11-10) (aged 78)
Szőlőske, Austria-Hungary
Nationality Hungarian

Countess Etelka (Adelhaid) Szapáry de Szapár, Muraszombat et Széchy-Sziget (September 26, 1798 – November 10, 1876) was a Hungarian noblewoman, member of the old noble Szapáry family. She was the second daughter of Count Péter Szapáry and Countess Júlia Csáky.

Family[edit]

She married Count Károly Andrássy in Betlér, 1809. They had four children:

Etelka Szapáry possessed the Letenye castle, built by her father, Péter Szapáry. The mansion became the property of the Andrássy family as Etelka's dowry. Today it operates as a community center. Etelka is buried in Andrássy Mausoleum, Tőketerebes. Her sarcophagus rests in the crypt, which is entrance already cemented.[1]

References[edit]

External links[edit]

  • Alexandra Schmal (ed.): Levelek az Andrássy-házból (1864–1869). General Press Kiadó, Budapest, 2007.
  • Marek, Miroslav. "Szapáry family tree". Genealogy.EU.  External link in |publisher= (help)