Johann II of Nassau-Saarbrücken

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John II
Reign 1429–1472
Predecessor Philipp I of Nassau-Weilburg
Successor John Louis, Count of Nassau-Saarbrücken
Born (1423-04-04)4 April 1423
Saarbrücken
Died 15 July 1472(1472-07-15) (aged 49)
Vehingen
Spouse Johanna of Loon
Elisabeth of Württemberg-Urach
House Nassau-Saarbrücken
Father Philipp I of Nassau-Weilburg
Mother Elisabeth of Lorraine-Vaudémont

John II of Nassau-Saarbrücken (4 April 1423 in Saarbrücken – 15 July 1472 in Vehingen) was a son of Philipp I of Nassau-Weilburg and Elisabeth of Lorraine-Vaudémont. He was the duke of Nassau-Saarbrücken from 1429 to 1472.

He married Johanna (1443–1469), a daughter of John IV of Loon.

After Johanna's death, he married Elisabeth, the daughter of Count Louis I of Württemberg-Urach. With her, he had a son:

  • John Louis, succeeded as Count of Nassau-Saarbrücken

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Elisabeth van Wurtemberg was born on October 4, 1447, in Stuttgart, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, the child of Ludwig and Mechthild. She had one son with Johann II of Nassau-Saarbrücken Heilingenberg in 1445. She died on June 3, 1505, in Wernigerode, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany, at the age of 57.

Georg van Werdenberg-Sargans was born in 1445 in Heiligenberg, Baden-Württemberg, Germany, the child of Johann II of Nassau-Saarbrücken. He had one daughter with Catharina von Baden in 1464. He died on March 12, 1500, in Grabs, St. Gallen, Switzerland, at the age of 55.