Genealogy of the House Orange-Nassau1

The branch Nassau-Dillenburg


Georg Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein "The Elder"
* Dillenburg, September 1st, 1562
† Dillenburg, August 9th, 1623
Count of Nassau-Siegen, and of Diez (together with his brothers), October 8th, 1606. Divided the territories he and his brothers co-ruled on which occassion he received Beilstein, Burbach, Driedorf, Hickengrund, a part of Wehrheim and the Westerwald and became Count of Nassau-Beilstein, March 30th, 1607. Succeeded his brother Wilhelm Ludwig as Count of Nassau-Dillenburg, June 9th n.s., 1620 on which occassion he ceded Beilstein and the Westerwald to his brother Ernst Kasimir and Mengerskirchen and Dehrn to his brother Johann Ludwig.

Married:

  1. Schloß Neuen-Weilnau, September 22nd, 1584:
    Anna Amalia Gräfin zu Nassau, Saarbrücken und Saarwerden, Frau zu Lahr und Mahlberg
    * Neuweilnau, November 22nd, 1565
    † Dillenburg, March 7th, 1605
  2. Dillenburg, October 5th, 1605:
    Amalia Gräfin zu Sayn-Wittgenstein, Frau zu Homburg
    * Berleburg, October 13th n.s., 1585
    † Dillenburg, March 28th, 1633

Children from the first marriage:

  1. Johann Philipp Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, October 29th, 1586
    † Dillenburg, October 29th, 1586
  2. Johann Georg Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, August 10th, 1587
    † Dillenburg, August 10th, 1587
  3. Stillborn son
    * Dillenburg, June 1st, 1588
  4. Johann Philipp Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, January 28th, 1590
    † Paris, October 19th n.s., 1607
  5. Georg Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein "The Younger"
    * Dillenburg, February 7th, 1591
    † March 1616
    Captain of the Cavalry of Savoy, 1615.
  6. Maria Juliana Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, April 18th n.s., 1592
    † Berleburg, May 13th, 1645

    Married:

    Dillenburg, November 7th, 1608:
    Georg V Graf zu Sayn-Wittgenstein in Berleburg, Herr zu Homburg
    * Berleburg, April 30th, 1565
    † Berleburg, December 16th, 1651
    Count of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg, 1605.

  7. Luise Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, June 4th, 1593
    † Dillenburg, October 30th, 1614
  8. HSH Fürst Ludwig Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Lord of Beilstein
  9. Philipp Wolfgang Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, June 10th, 1595
    † Dillenburg, September 20th, 1595
  10. Graf Albert zu Nassau-DillenburgAlbert Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, November 1st, 1596
    † (killed in action) near Quakenbrück, June 26th n.s., 1626
    Count of Nassau-Dillenburg (together with his brother Ludwig Heinrich), August 9th, 1623.
    Captain of the Infantry of the Republic of the United Netherlands, December 17th, 1621. Captain of the Cavalry of the Republic of the United Netherlands, May 1st, 1623.
  11. Amalia Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, September 4th n.s., 1597
    † Dillenburg, February 9th, 1598
  12. Elisabeth Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, August 6th, 1598
    † Dillenburg, March 29th, 1599
  13. Erika Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Princess Erika of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, March 6th, 1600
    † Dillenburg, October 20th n.s., 1657
  14. Anna Elisabeth Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, May 9th, 1602
    † Dillenburg, June 24th n.s., 1651
  15. Moritz Ludwig Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, May 2nd, 1603
    † Dillenburg, March 13th, 1604

Child from the second marriage:

  1. Margaretha Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Princess Margaretha of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, September 5th, 1606
    † Brake, January 30th, 1661

    Married:

    Dillenburg, October 1626:
    Otto Graf und Edler Herr zur Lippe-Brake
    * December 21st, 1589
    † November 18th, 1657


HSH Fürst Ludwig Heinrich of Nassau-DillenburgHSH Fürst Ludwig Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
(Born as: Ludwig Heinrich Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein)
* Saarbrücken, May 9th, 1594
† Dillenburg, July 12th n.s., 1662
Count of Nassau-Dillenburg (together with his brother Albert), August 9th, 1623. Became the sole ruler of Nassau-Dillenburg, June 26th n.s., 1626. Granted the rank and title Fürst of the Holy Roman Empire, November 25th, 1652.
Colonel of the Army of Sweden, December 1st, 1631. General of the Imperial Army, August 3rd, 1635.

Married:

  1. Hachenburg, December 5th n.s., 1615:
    Katharina Gräfin zu Sayn-Wittgenstein, Frau zu Homburg
    * Berleburg, August 10th, 1588
    † Dillenburg, May 19th n.s., 1651
  2. Hungen, September 10th, 1653:
    Elisabeth Gräfin zu Salm, Wild- und Rheingräfin zu Dhaun
    * Dhaun, March 13th, 1593
    † Dillenburg, January 13th, 1656
  3. Hadamar, October 5th n.s., 1656:
    Sophia Magdalena Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    Since October 8th, 1650: HSH Princess Sophie Magdalena of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Hadamar, February 26th n.s., 1622
    † (in childbirth) Dillenburg, July 8th n.s., 1658

Children from the first marriage:

  1. Anna Amalia Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    * Beilstein, November 1st, 1616
    † Altenkirchen, July 16th n.s., 1649

    Married:

    1. Dillenburg, May 5th n.s., 1638:
      Philipp Ludwig Graf zu Wied in Wied
      * ?
      † Dillenburg, October 16th, 1638
      Count of Wied-Wied, 1633.
    2. Dillenburg, December 12th, 1646:
      Christian Graf zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn in Sayn
      * September 1st, 1621
      † Vienna, October 29th, 1675
      Count of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn.
  2. HSH Hereditary Prince Georg Ludwig of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
  3. Elisabeth Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Princess Elisabeth of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Beilstein, March 12th n.s., 1619
    † Schaumburg, November 9th, 1665
  4. Juliana Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    * Beilstein, February 20th, 1620
    † Dillenburg (?), May 5th, 1621
  5. Johann Albrecht Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, February 17th n.s., 1621
    † Dillenburg, May 29th, 1622
  6. Katharina Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg (?), June 10th, 1622
    † Dillenburg (?), November 29th, 1631
  7. Luise Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Princess Luise of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg (?), May 22nd, 1623
    † Offenbach, November 27th, 1665

    Married:

    Dillenburg, February 10th, 1646:
    Johann Ludwig Graf zu Isenburg und Büdingen in Offenbach
    * Birstein, February 14th, 1622
    † Offenbach, February 23rd, 1685
    Count of Isenburg-Offenbach.

  8. Stillborn daughter
    * Dillenburg, October 27th, 1624
  9. Heinrich Wilhelm Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, June 8th n.s., 1626
    † Dillenburg, April 22nd, 1627
  10. Magdalena Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Princess Magdalena of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, December 25th, 1627
    † Dillenburg, March 25th, 1663

    Married:

    Dillenburg, March 9th, 1662:
    Christian Moritz Graf zu Isenburg und Büdingen in Offenbach
    * Wenings April 20th, 1626
    † Ronneburg, February 25th, 1664
    Count of Isenburg-Offenbach.

  11. Adolf Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein)
    Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Prince Adolf of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, January 23rd n.s., 1629
    † Hadamar, December 19th n.s., 1676
    Received Driedorf as apanage. Received by marriage the county Holzappel, the lordship Esterau and Schaumburg and Laurenburg.

    Married:

    Dillenburg, August 16th n.s., 1653:
    Elisabeth Charlotte Melander Gräfin von Holzappel
    * Dorsten (?), February 29th n.s., 1640
    † Schaumburg, March 17th, 1707
    Heiress to Holzappel, Schaumburg and Laurenburg

    Children from this marriage:

    1. Daughter
      * Schaumburg, March 25th n.s., 1659
      † ?
    2. HSH Princess Agnes of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden, Diez and Holzappel
      * ?
      † Ems, June 13th, 1659
    3. HSH Prince Wilhelm Ludwig of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden, Diez and Holzappel
      * Schaumburg, February 8th, 1661
      † Schaumburg, April 5th, 1661
    4. HSH Fürst Wilhelm Moritz and HSH Fürstin Ernestine Charlotte of Nassau-Siegen and their sons HSH Princess Ernestine Charlotte of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden, Diez and Holzappel
      * Schaumburg, May 30th n.s., 1662
      † Siegen, February 21st, 1732

      Married:

      Schaumburg, February 16th n.s., 1678:
      HSH Fürst
      Wilhelm Moritz of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
      (Born as: Wilhelm Moritz Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein)
      Since May 6th, 1664: HSH Prince Wilhelm Moritz of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
      * Kasteel Wisch, Terborg, January 28th n.s., 1649
      † Nassauischer Hof, Siegen, February 2nd n.s., 1691
      Granted the rank and title of Prince, May 6th, 1664. Fürst of Nassau-Siegen, December 20th n.s., 1679.
      Captain of the Infantry of the Republic of the United Netherlands, April 29th, 1663. Lieutenant-Colonel of the Infantry of the Republic of the United Netherlands, April 20th, 1672.
      Commander of the German Order.

    5. HSH Princess Johanna Elisabeth of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden, Diez and Holzappel
      * Schaumburg, September 15th n.s., 1663
      † Detmold, February 9th, 1700

      Graf Friedrich Adolf zur Lippe-DetmoldMarried:

      Schaumburg, June 16th, 1692:
      Friedrich Adolf Graf and Herr zur Lippe in Detmold
      * Detmold, September 20th, 1667
      † Detmold, July 18th, 1718
      Count of Lippe-Detmold, 1697 and of Lippe-Brake, 1709. Lord of Vianen and Ameide, 1700.
      Colonel of the Cavalry of the Republic of the United Netherlands, January 11th, 1689 (resigned his commission: 1695).

    6. HSH Princess Luise Henriette of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden, Diez and Holzappel
      * Schaumburg, February 27th n.s., 1665
      † Schaumburg, April 27th n.s., 1665
    7. HSH Prince Karl Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden, Diez and Holzappel
      * September 6th, 1670
      † ?
    8. HSH Princess Charlotte of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden, Diez and Holzappel
      * Schaumburg, September 25th, 1672
      † Bernburg, February 10th n.s., 1700

      Married:

      Schaumburg an der Lahn, April 22nd n.s., 1692:
      HSH Fürst Lebrecht von Anhalt-Bernburg in Hoym
      * Schloß Bernburg, July 8th n.s., 1669
      † Bad Ems, May 17th, 1727
      Fürst of Anhalt-Bernburg-Zeitz, 1692 and of Anhalt-Bernburg-Hoym, 1709.
      Colonel of the Army of the Republic of the United Netherlands, 1701.

  12. Philipp Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein
    Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Prince Philipp of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, October 12th, 1630
    † (killed in action) Modliborzyce, April 11th n.s., 1657
    Captain of the Army of the Prince de Condé, 1654.
  13. Stillborn daughter
    * Dillenburg, October 12th, 1630
  14. Stillborn twins
    * 1631
  15. Maria Eleonora Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg (?), August 3rd, 1632
    † Dillenburg (?), June 26th, 1633

Children from the third marriage:

  1. HSH Prince August Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, July 18th n.s., 1657
    † Dillenburg, December 28th, 1680
  2. HSH Prince Karl of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, July 7th n.s., 1658
    † Dillenburg, February 14th n.s., 1659
  3. HSH Prince Ludwig of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, July 7th n.s., 1658
    † Dillenburg, July 7th n.s., 1658

Georg Ludwig Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein
Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Hereditary Prince Georg Ludwig of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
* Beilstein, March 14th n.s., 1618
† Dillenburg, May 29th n.s., 1656
Hereditary Prince of Nassau-Dillenburg, November 25th, 1652.

Married:

Coppenbrügge, April 18th n.s., 1638:
HSH Duchess Anna Augusta of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
* Gröningen near Halberstadt, May 19th, 1612
† Dillenburg, February 27th n.s., 1673

Children from this marriage:

  1. Elisabeth Katharina Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, May 8th, 1639
    † Dillenburg, June 17th, 1641
  2. Sophie Eleonora Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Princess Sophie Eleonora of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, May 2nd, 1640
    † Dillenburg, May 1st, 1712
  3. HSH Fürst Heinrich III of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
  4. Elisabeth Charlotte Gräfin zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Frau zu Beilstein
    Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Princess Elisabeth Charlotte of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, June 12th n.s., 1643
    † Raab, March 2nd, 1686

    Married:

    1. Dillenburg, August 12th n.s., 1665:
      August Graf zu Liegnitz
      * August, 21st, 1627
      † May 4th, 1679
      Count of Liegnitz, 1664.
    2. September 6th, 1679:
      Ferdinand Gobert Comte d'Aspremont, Lynden et de Reckheim
      * 1643
      † January 31st, 1708
      General of the Imperial Army.
  5. Son
    * Dillenburg, September 23rd, 1645
    † Dillenburg, September 23rd, 1645
  6. HSH Princess Elisabeth Luise of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, January 7th n.s., 1653
    † Schloß Schaumburg, Schaumburg, March 9th n.s., 1670
  7. HSH Princess Anna Katharina of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, January 7th n.s., 1653
    † after 1662

HSH Fürst Heinrich III of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
Born as: Heinrich Graf zu Nassau, Katzenelnbogen, Vianden und Diez, Herr zu Beilstein)
Since November 25th, 1652: HSH Prince Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
Since May 29th n.s., 1656: HSH Hereditary Prince Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
* Schloß Dillenburg, Dillenburg, September 7th n.s., 1641
† Jagdschloß Ludwigsbrunn im Tiergarten near Dillenburg, April 18th, 1701
Hereditary Prince of Nassau-Dillenburg, May 29th n.s., 1656. Prince-Regent of Nassau-Dillenburg, October 20th, 1658.
Fürst of Nassau-Dillenburg, July 12th n.s., 1662.

Married:

(Beilager) Schloß Brieg, October 23rd, 1663 and (Heimführung) Dillenburg, March 28th, 1664:
HSH Princess Dorothea Elisabeth in Silesia of Liegnitz and Brieg
* Breslau (today: Wroclaw), December 17th, 1646
† Dillenburg, June 19th n.s., 1691

Children from this marriage:

  1. HSH Princess Sophie Augusta of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, April 28th n.s., 1666
    † Usingen, January 14th, 1733
    Lady-in-waiting to the Queen of Denmark.

    Married:

    Frederiksborg Castle near Copenhagen, October 20th, 1695:
    HSH Fürst Wilhelm of Anhalt-Bernburg in Harzgerode
    * Harzgerode, August 28th n.s., 1643
    † Harzgerode, December 14th, 1709
    Fürst of Anhalt-Bernburg-Harzgerode, 1670.

  2. HSH Hereditary Prince Georg Ludwig of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, July 1st n.s., 1667
    † (smallpox) Dillenburg, August 4th n.s., 1681
    Hereditary Prince of Nassau-Dillenburg, July 1st n.s., 1667.
  3. HSH Princess Friederike Albertine of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, August 18th n.s., 1668
    † Dillenburg, August 13th, 1719
    Canoness and Deaness of the Imperial Free Secular Convent at Herford, 1717.
  4. Stillborn son
    * Dillenburg, August 26th, 1669
  5. HSH Fürst Wilhelm II of Nassau-DillenburgHSH Fürst Wilhelm II of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    (Born as: HSH Prince Wilhelm of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein)
    Since August 4th n.s., 1681: HSH Hereditary Prince Wilhelm of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, September 7th n.s., 1670
    † Dillenburg, September 21st, 1724
    Hereditary Prince of Nassau-Dillenburg, August 4th n.s., 1681.
    Fürst of Nassau-Dillenburg, April 18th, 1701. Inherited the principality Nassau-Hadamar together with Fürst Wilhelm Hyazint of Nassau-Siegen, Fürst Friedrich Wilhelm of Nassau-Siegen and Prince Johan Willem Friso of Orange, May 27th, 1711. Received Mengerskirchen, Lahr and Blesenberg (Frickhofen) at the division of the principality Nassau-Hadamar in 1717.
    Knight of the Order of St. Hubertus, 1709. Knight of the Order of the Black Eagle, 1711.

    HSH Fürstin Dorothea Johanna of Nassau-Dillenburg née Duchess of SchleswigMarried:

    Harzgerode, January 23rd n.s., 1699:
    HSH Heiress Dorothea Johanna to Norway, Duchess of von Schleswig, Holstein, Stormarn and Ditmarschen, Countess of Oldenburg and Delmenhorst (Line Sonderburg-Plön-Norburg)
    * Magdeburg, December 24th, 1676
    † Jagdschloß Ludwigsbrunn im Tiergarten near Dillenburg, November 29th, 1727

    HSH Hereditary Prince Heinrich August Wilhelm of Nassau-DillenburgChildren from this marriage:

    1. HSH Prince Heinrich August Wilhelm of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
      Since April 18th, 1701: HSH Hereditary Prince Heinrich August Wilhelm of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
      * Dillenburg, November 15th, 1700
      † (smallpox) Dillenburg, August 22nd, 1718
      Hereditary Prince of Nassau-Dillenburg, April 18th, 1701.
      Colonel of the Army of Prussia.
      Knight of the Order "Pour la Mérite" of Prussia.
    2. HSH Princess Elisabeth Charlotte of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
      * Dillenburg, July 13th or 14th, 1703
      † Dillenburg, June 22nd, 1720
  6. HSH Prince Karl of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, February 4th, 1672
    † Dillenburg, April 28th, 1672
  7. HSH Prince Adolf of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, March 17th n.s., 1673
    † (killed in action) Fleurus, July 1st n.s., 1690
    Cornet at the Garde du Corps of the Army of the Republic of the United Netherlands, May 13th, 1690.
  8. HSH Princess Friederike Amalia of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, December 28th, 1674
    † Dillenburg, July 28th, 1724
  9. HSH Princess Dorothea Elisabeth of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, January 25th, 1676
    † Dillenburg, July 25th, 1676
  10. HSH Princess Wilhelmine Henriette of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, August 6th, 1677
    † Dillenburg, August 28th, 1727
  11. HSH Prince Friedrich Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, November 10th, 1678
    † (smallpox) Dillenburg, August 3rd n.s., 1681
  12. HSH Princess Charlotte Amalie of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, June 23rd n.s., 1680
    † Schloß Biebrich, October 11th, 1738
    Fürstin-Regent of Nassau-Usingen, February 14th, 1718 - January 1st, 1733 (for her eldest son) and of Nassau-Saarbrücken, May 25th, 1728 - March 6th, 1738 (for her second son).

    Married:

    (Beilager) Dillenburg, April 14th, 15th or 16th and (Heimführung) Usingen, May 11th, 1706:
    HSH Fürst Wilhelm Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Saarbrücken and Saarwerden, Lord of Lahr and Mahlberg
    (Born as: Wilhelm Heinrich Graf zu Nassau, Saarbrücken und Saarwerden, Herr zu Lahr und Mahlberg)
    Since August 4th, 1688: HSH Hereditary Prince Wilhelm Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Saarbrücken and Saarwerden, Lord of Lahr and Mahlberg
    * Bois-le-Duc, May 12th n.s., 1684
    † Usingen, February 14th, 1718
    Hereditary Prince of Nassau-Usingen, August 4th, 1688.
    Fürst of Nassau-Usingen, October 17th, 1702.
    Captain of the Cavalry of the Republic of the United Netherlands, February 27th, 1691. Colonel of a Regiment Walloons of the Army of the Republic of the United Netherlands, December 21st, 1701 (resigned his commission: 1707).

  13. HSH Prince Ludwig Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, October 20th or 28th, 1681
    † (smallpox) Mannheim, January 13th, 1710
    Colonel of the Army of the Republic of the United Netherlands. Colonel of the Army of Prussia.
  14. HSH Prince Johann Georg of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, January 28th, 1683
    † Dillenburg, May 10th, 1690
  15. HSH Princess Dorothea Elisabeth of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lady zu Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, June 15th n.s., 1685
    † Dillenburg, January 30th n.s., 1686
  16. HSH Fürst Christian of Nassau-DillenburgHSH Fürst Christian of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    (Born as: HSH Prince Christian of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein)
    * Dillenburg, August 11th, 1688
    † (heart attack during the hunt) Ebersbach, August 28th, 1739
    Fürst of Nassau-Dillenburg, September 21st, 1724. Inherited the protestant part of the principality Nassau-Siegen together with Prince Willem IV of Orange in 1735.
    Major of the Infantry of the Republic of the United Netherlands, May 18th, 1708. Colonel of the Infantry of the Republic of the United Netherlands, April 16th, 1711 (resigned his commission: 1727).
    Knight of the Order of St. Hubertus.

    Married:

    Schloß Oranienstein near Diez, April 15th, 1725:
    HSH Princess
    Isabella Charlotte of Nassau, Countess of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden, Diez and Spiegelberg, Baroness of Beilstein and Liesveld
    * Leeuwarden, January 22nd, 1692
    † Dillenburg, September 18th, 1757

  17. HSH Prince Heinrich of Nassau, Count of Katzenelnbogen, Vianden and Diez, Lord of Beilstein
    * Dillenburg, November 10th, 1689
    † Dillenburg, November 10th, 1689

Footnotes:

  1. Sources: l'Allemagne Dynastique Tome III by Michel Huberty, Alain Giraud and F. & B. Magdelaine and Genealogie van het Vorstenhuis Nassau by A.W.E. Dek. With special thanks to Netty Leistra.

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