Ulrich, 10th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau

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Ulrich
Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau
Born(1893-08-15)15 August 1893
Chotzen, Kingdom of Bohemia
Died19 December 1938(1938-12-19) (aged 45)
Vienna, Nazi Germany
SpouseCountess Katalin Széchényi de Sárvár-Felsövidek
Baroness Marie von dem Bussche-Haddenhausen
IssueCount Ulrich Karl
Countess Maria
Countess Charlotte
Countess Eleonore
Countess Aglaë
Franz Ulrich, 11th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau
Full name
Ulrich Ferdinand Adolf Antonius Bonaventura Maria
HouseHouse of Kinsky
FatherCount Ferdinand Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau
MotherPrincess Aglaë of Auersperg

Ulrich, 10th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (German: Ulrich Ferdinand Adolf Antonius Bonaventura Maria Fürst Kinsky von Wchinitz und Tettau; 15 August 1893 – 19 December 1938) was the titular pretender Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau.

Early life[edit]

Ulrich was born at Chotzen, Kingdom of Bohemia the eldest child Count Ferdinand Kinsky von Wchinitz und Tettau (1866–1916) (sixth child of Ferdinand Bonaventura, 7th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau and Countess Wilhelmine of Colloredo-Mansfeld) and Princess Aglaë of Auersperg (1868–1919) (fourth child of Prince Adolf of Auersperg and Countess Johanna Festetics de Tolna).

Marriage and family[edit]

Ulrich married on 19 January 1918 in Budapest to Countess Katalin Széchényi de Sárvár-Felsövidek (1893–1968), youngest daughter of Count Imre Széchényi de Sárvár-Felsövidék, and his wife, Countess Maria Andrássy de Csik-Szent-Király et Kraszna-Horka. They divorced in 1930.

They had three children:

  • Count Ulrich Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (9 December 1918 – 1929)
  • Countess Maria Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (5 June 1924 – 14 February 1960), (1) married in 1945 to Count Theobald Czernin von und zu Chudenitz, divorced in 1949; had issue. (2) married in 1950 to Pier-Luigi Tagliaferri, divorced in 1959; no issue. (3) married in 1959 to Conte Alvise Sagramoso-Sacchetti; no issue.
  • Countess Charlotte Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (born 18 November 1927), married in 1956 to Dimitri Borissovich Manakoff; no issue.

He married secondly on 10 March 1932 in Munich to Baroness Marie von dem Bussche-Haddenhausen (1900–1974), eldest daughter of Baron Hilmar von dem Bussche-Haddenhausen, and his wife Maria Eleonore Martinez de Hoz, first cousin twice removed of Argentina's Minister of Economy José Alfredo Martínez de Hoz.

They had three children:

  • Countess Eleonore Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (22 November 1932 – 23 March 1983), married in 1961 to Carlos Enrique Daireaux; had issue.
  • Countess Aglaë Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (born 22 November 1932)
  • Franz Ulrich, 11th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau (7 October 1936 – 2 April 2009), married in 1965 to Roberta Cavanagh; had issue.

Prince Kinsky[edit]

He became the titular pretender 10th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau at the death of his uncle Rudolf in 1930, his uncle died without male heir. At his death, the title was inherited by his only surviving son Franz Ulrich.

Ancestry[edit]

Notes and sources[edit]

Ulrich, 10th Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau
Born: 15 August 1893 Died: 19 December 1938
Titles in pretence
Preceded by
Rudolf
— TITULAR —
Prince Kinsky of Wchinitz and Tettau
13 March 1930 – 19 December 1938
Reason for succession failure:
Austrian nobility titles abolished
Succeeded by
Franz Ulrich