GENEALOGICAL NEWS 2013

Last updated: March 10th, 2014.

Births
  • 13.01. - Anna-Catharina Sophie, daughter of Daniel Prinz von Sachsen and Sandra Prinzessin von Sachsen, at the Elblandklinik, Radebeul, Germany
  • 20.01. - Carl Friedrich and Louis Ferdinand, twin sons of Prince Georg Friedrich and Princess Sophie of Prussia at Bremen, Germany
  • 01.02. - Felix Josef Friedrich Maria, son of Count Paul-Josef and Countess Elke von Colloredo-Mannsfeld
  • 12.04. - Gabriel Pedro, son of Don Gabriel de Orleans e Bragança (Brazil) and Luciana de Sousa Oliveira Guaspari at Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
  • ??.04. - Séverine Eloise, daughter of Prince Alexander and Princess Elisabeth von Auersperg-Breunner
  • ??.04. - Son of Prince Faisal bin Raad of Iraq and Jordan and his wife Lara née Sukhtian
  • 10.05. - Taufa'ahau Manumataongo, son of Crown Prince Tupouto'a and Princess Sinaitakala of Tonga at Auckland Hospital, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 26.05. - Victoria, daughter of Count Christian-Henri and Countess Katherine zu Stolberg-Stolberg, at Brussels, Belgium
  • * ??.06. - Antonius Alexander Berthold Leopold Maria, son of Count Leopold and Countess Annina Fugger von Babenhausen at Schwabmünchen, Germany
  • 01.07. - Willem Jan Johannes Pieter Floris van Vollenhoven, son of Prince Floris and Princess Aimée van Oranje-Nassau, van Vollenhoven was born at the Bronovo Hospital, The Hague, The Netherlands
  • 22.07. - George Alexander Louis, son of the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge at St Mary's Hospital, Paddington, London, Great Britain
  • 15.08. - Maud Elizabeth Daphne Marina, daughter of Lord and Lady Frederick Windsor, at the Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, USA
  • 16.08. - Adrian Maximilian Franz Vincent Paulus Benediktus Maria, son of Count Maximilian and Countess Cecilia zu Stolberg-Stolberg, at Düsseldorf, Germany
  • * 16.09 - Louis-Ferdinand Ludwig Beatus Bernhard Christopher Julio Patrick, son of Prince Ferdinand and Princess Auguste zur Lippe-Weissenfeld
  • ??.09. - Michael, son of Prince Rostislav Romanoff and Foteini Georganta in London, Great Britain
  • * 13.10. - Rashid, son of Sheikh Saeed bin Maktoum Al Maktoum of Dubai and his wife.
  • 17.10. - Cecilia Maria Johanna Beatrix, daughter of the Duke and Duchess of Parma, at the Bronovo Hospital, The Hague, The Netherlands
  • 11.11. - Maria-Stella Elizabeth Christiana Yolande Alberta, daughter of Archduke Imre and Archduchess Kathleen of Austria in Luxembourg
  • ??.11/12 - .., son of Prince Christopher and Princess Barbora Lobkowicz
  • 01.12. - Hassan, son of Prince Rashid bin El Hassan and Princess Zeina of Jordan
  • * 24.12. - Tassilo Heinrich Christian, son of Hereditary Prince Christian and Hereditary Princess Jeanette zu Fürstenberg
  • * 29.12. - Albert Felix Konstantin, son of Count Friedrich and Countess Christine zu Ortenburg
  • * ??.12. - Mohammed & Salema, son and daughter of Sheikh Khalid bin Mohammed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi and Sheikha Fatima bint Surour Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi
  • * ??.??. (probably early 2014) - Maria, daughter of Count Sebastian and Countess Inken von Platen Hallermund


  • Christenings
  • 05.01. - Prince Jaroslav Gérard Liutwin Benoît Marie Lobkowicz was christened at the église Notre-Dame d'Auteuil, Paris, France
  • 16.03. - Prince Vinzenz Alexander Hironymus Felix Maria zu Sayn-Wittgenstein-Sayn was christened at Sayn, Germany
  • 13.04. - Princess Olivia Sophie Marie Gobertina von Auersperg (daughter of Prince Lukas von Auersperg and Princess Alice of Bavaria) was christened at Goldegg, Austria
  • 26.05. - Anna-Catharina Sophie Prinzessin von Sachsen was christened at Moritzburg, Germany
  • 22.06. - Prince Carl Friedrich and Prince Louis Ferdinand of Prussia was christened at the evangelical Christus-Kapelle, Burg Hohenzollern, Germany
  • 14.07. - Prince Taufa'ahau Manumataongo of Tonga was christened at the Centenary Church of the Free Wesleyan Church of Tonga, Nuku'alofa, Tonga
  • 15.09. - Prince Alexander zu Fürstenberg was christened at the Maria-Hof Church in Neudingen, Germany
  • 23.10. - Prince George of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland was christened at the Chapel Royal, St James's Palace, London, Great Britain
  • 03.11. - Prince Giorgi Bagration Bagrationi (born 2011) was christened at the Svetitshkhoveli Cathedral, Georgia
  • * 08.12. - Count Antonius Alexander Berthold Leopold Maria Fugger von Babenhausen at the Pfarrkirche Mariä Himmelfahrt at Markt Wald, Germany
  • * 14.12. - Archduchess Maria-Stella Elizabeth Christiana Yolande Alberta at the Parish Church of Fischbach, Luxembourg.
  • * 14.12. - Princess Isabella Vita Marina of Savoy-Aosta at the Saint-Thomas-d'Aquin Church, Paris, France
  • * 16.12. - Maud Elizabeth Daphne Marina Windsor at the Chapel Royal, St James's Palace, London, Great Britain.


  • Engagements
  • 15.01. - Count Maximilian von Habsburg and Arabella Stafford Northcote
  • 26.04. - Prince Rahim Aga Khan and Kendra Spears
  • 27.04. - Prince Mohammed Ali of Egypt and Princess Noal Zaher of Afghanistan at Istanbul, Turkey
  • 08.06. - Mohammed Halawani and Princess Ayah bint Faisal of Jordan
  • 11.06. - Baron Guerric de Crombrugghe de Looringhe and Princess Ysaline de Lobkowicz
  • * ??.06. - Count Roderik zu Castell-Rüdenhausen and Liesbeth Lotgering
  • 23.07. - Count Alexandre de Lalaing and Countess Sophie von und zu Trauttmansdorff-Weinsberg
  • 25.07. - James Spearman and Princess Amélia de Orleans e Bragança (Brazil)
  • 10.08. - Count George von Waldburg zu Wolfegg und Waldsee and Baroness Anna Gyllenkrok
  • 14.09. - King Mswati III of Swaziland and (his 15th bride) Sindiswa Dlamini
  • * 31.12. - Hon. James Tollemache and Florence Princess von Preussen


  • Marriages
  • 02.02. - Prince Heinrich XXVI Reuss married Isabelle Anna Frampton at Chichester, Great Britain
  • 15.03. - Sheikh Mohammed bin Abdullah bin Mohammed Al Qasimi of Sharjah married Sheikha .. bint Faisal bin Khalid bin Sultan Al Qasimi of Sharjah
  • 20.03. - Sheikh Zayed bin Saeed bin Zayed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi married Sheikha Fatima bint Hazza bin Zayed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi at Al Mushrif, Abu Dhabi
  • 20.03. - Sheik Dhiyab bin Mohammed bin Zayed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi married Sheikha Latifa bint Hamdan bin Zayed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi at Al Mushrif, Abu Dhabi
  • 21.03. - Sheikh Saqr bin Jamal bin Saqr bin Sultan Al Qasimi of Ras-al-Khaimah married Sheikha ... bint Faisal bin Sultan bin Salem Al Qasimi of Sharjah at Al Jawaher Hall for Conferences, Sharjah
  • 22.03 - Zaid Mirza married Princess Iman bint Hussein of Jordan at the Bab al Salam Palace, Jordan
  • 01.04. - Sheikh Omar bin Zayed Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi married Sheikha ... bint Nahyan bin Mubarak Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi at Al Mushrif district, Abu Dhabi
  • 06.04. - Baron Felix van Hövell tot Westerflier married Princess Amelie zu Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg civilly at Brüggen, Germany
  • 14.04. - Sheikh Hamad bin Hasher bin Hamad bin Juma Al Maktoum of Dubai married Sheikha ... bint Ahmed bin Juma Al Maktoum of Dubai at the Grand Hyatt Dubai Hotel, Dubai
  • 27.04. - Count Maximilian von Waldburg-Zeil-Hohenems married Countess Clementine von Althann at the Parish Church, Murstetten, Austria
  • 02.05. - Sheikh Isa bin Salman bin Hamad Al Khalifa of Bahrain married Sheikha ... (Jawaher?) at Manama
  • 11.05. - Louis Prinz zu Solms-Hohensolms-Lich married Countess Antonia von Kielmansegg at Seestermühle, Germany
  • 16.05. - Sheikh Sultan bin Salim bin Majid bin Nasser Al Qasimi of Ras Al Khaimah married .. Al Anzi at the Corniche Wedding Hall, Ras Al Khaimah
  • 18.05. Sheikh Abdul Aziz bin Saeed bin Abdul Aziz Al Nuaimi of Ajman married Sheikha .. bint Saeed bin Rashid Al Nuami of Ajman at the Kempinski Hotel, Ajman
  • 25.05. - Mathieu de Schietere de Lophem married Princess Ludmilla de Lobkowicz
  • 25.05. - Hereditary Prince Maximilian zu Hohenlohe-Bartenstein married Cristina Vozzi Castriota Scanderbeg at the Chiesa di Santa Maria del Priorato, Rome, Italy
  • 01.06. - Roman Goldschmidt married Princess Anna von Hohenzollern at at the Maria Himmelfahrt Church, Andernach, Germany
  • 07.06. - Prince Ludwig zu Waldeck und Pyrmont married Sara Hansen
  • 08.06. - Christopher O'Neill married Princess Madeleine of Sweden at the Slottskyrkan, Royal Palace, Stockholm
  • 27.06. - YAM Pengiran Muda Abdul Qawi of Brunei married YAM Tengku Amalin 'Aishah Putri Sultan Ismail Petra of Kelantan at Kota Bharu, Kelantan (Nikah)
  • 29.06. - Baron Felix van Hövell tot Westerflier married Princess Amelie zu Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg religiously at Kevelaer, Germany
  • 07.07. - YAM Pengiran Muda Abdul Qawi of Brunei married YAM Tengku Amalin 'Aishah Putri Sultan Ismail Petra of Kelantan at Balai Penghadapan, Bukit Kayangan, Brunei (Bersanding)
  • 13.07. - Christoph-Joseph Barelli married Countess Marie-Eleonor Kuefstein at Röhrenbach, Austria
  • 20.07. - Caspar Schmick married Princess Louisa zu Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg at the église du Sacré-Coeur at Bourbon-Lancy, France
  • 20.07. - Don João Filipe de Orleans e Bragança (Brazil) married Yasmin Paranaguá civilly
  • 02.08. - Count Damian von Schönborn married Julie Hoye at The James J. Hill Reference Library, Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA
  • 03.08. - Don João Filipe de Orleans e Bragança (Brazil) married Yasmin Paranaguá religiously at the Igreja Matriz Nossa Senhora dos Remédios, Paraty, Brazil
  • 10.08. - Sione Mateialona Filipe married the Hon Frederica Lupe 'Uluiva Fatafehi'o Lapaha Tuita at the Holy Trinity Cathedral, Auckland, New Zealand
  • 17.08. - 'Epeli Taione married the Hon Salote Lupepau?u Salamasina Pureau Vahine Arii ‘o e Hau Tuita (Tonga) in Fuji
  • 17.08. - Count Maximilian von Habsburg married Arabella Stafford Northcote
  • 30.08. - Prince Mohammed Ali of Egypt married Princess Noal Zaher of Afghanistan at the Ciragan Palace, Istanbul, Turkey
  • 31.08. - Andrea Casiraghi (MOnaco) married civilly Tatiana Santo Domingo at the princely palace, Monaco
  • 31.08. - Prince Rahim Aga Khan married Kendra Spears at the Bellerive Castle, Geneva, Switzerland
  • * 02.09. - Prince Jérôme Napoléon and Licia Innocenti at Vandoeuvres, Switzerland
  • 07.09. - Prince Hadrien de Croÿ-Roeulx married Jacqueline-Ariadne Desmarais at the Cathédrale Marie-Reine-du-Monde, Montréal, Canada
  • 14.09. - Matthieu Dupertuis married civilly Delphine de Bourbon de Parme
  • 17.09. - Prince Felix of Luxemburg married civilly Claire Lademacher at the Villa Rothschild Kempinsky, Königstein im Taunus, Germany
  • 19.09. - Sheikh Hashim bin Mohammed bin Salman Al-Khalifa of Bahrain married ...
  • 20.09. - Sheikh Ahmed bin Sultan bin Ali bin Rashid Al Nuaimi of Ajman married ... bint Mohammed bin Ali bin Saeed Al Jarwan
  • 21.09. - Prince Felix of Luxemburg married religiously Claire Lademacher at the Basilique de Sainte Marie-Madeleine, Saint-Maximin-la-Sainte-Baume, France
  • 21.09. - Prince Heinrich XXIV Reuss married religiously Countess Dorothea Richiza zu Castell-Castell at the St Veit Church, Iphofen, Germany
  • 21.09. - Carles Andreu Alacreu married Countess Sophie von Schönburg-Glauchau at Ronda, Málaga, Spain
  • 26.09. - Sheikh Sultan bin Saleh bin Mohammed Al Sharqi of Fujairah married Sheikha .. bint Abdullah bin Faisal bin Sultan Al Qasimi of Ras al-Khaimah
  • 03.10. - Prince Jaime de Bourbon de Parme married civilly Viktória Cservenyák at Wijk bij Duurstede, The Netherlands
  • 05.10. - Prince Jaime de Bourbon de Parme married religiously Viktória Cservenyák at the Kerk van Onze Lieve Vrouwe ten Hemelopneming, Apeldoorn, The Netherlands
  • 05.10. - Count Alexandre de Lalaing married Countess Sophie von und zu Trauttmansdorff-Weinsberg at the Parish Church in Laxenburg, Austria
  • 05.10. - Prince Viktor von Isenburg married Jungeun Anés Lee at the Parish Church of Bruck an der Leitha, Austria
  • 17.10. - Prince Jigme Dorji Wangchuk of Bhutan married Yeatso Lhamo at the Domkhar dzong in Chumig, Bumthang, Bhutan
  • ??.10. - Matthieu Dupertuis married religiously Delphine de Bourbon de Parme
  • * 12.12. - S. Sreesanth and Bhuveneshwari Kumari (Jaipur) at the Guruvayoor Sree Krishna temple in Kerala, India
  • * 28.12. - Sheikh Abdullah bin Mohammed bin Hamdan Al Nahyan of Abu Dhabi and Sheikha .. bint Maktoum bin Rashid Al-Maktoum of Dubai
  • * ??.??. Wolfgang Liechtenfeld and Countess Claire von Schönborn-Buchheim


  • Divorces
  • * 25.06. - Sigismund titular Grand Duke of Tuscany, Archduke of Austria, and Elyssa Edmonstone
  • ??.??. - Prince Faisal bin Hussein of Jordan and Sarah Kabbani (known 13 September 2013)
  • * 15.12. - Prince David Bagration-Mukhransky and Princess Anna Bagration-Gruzinsky (date of statement)


  • Deaths
  • 03.01. - Prince Naif bin Abdul Aziz bin Muhammad of Saudi Arabia, aged 23
  • 12.01. - Sheikh Abdullah bin Rashid Al Nuaimi of Ajman
  • 14/15.01. - Princess Aida Desta (Ethiopia) died in the USA aged 85
  • 15.01. - Gina, Maharani Narayan of Cooch Behar died at Spain
  • 15.01. - Princess Margarita von Baden died at Farnham, Great Britain, aged 80
  • 17.01. - Count Albrecht von Rechberg died aged 99
  • ??.02. - Sheikh Nasser bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al Thani of Qatar died (probably on 10 February)
  • 10.02. - Baron Fielakepa (Tonga) died at Auckland, New Zealand, aged 51
  • 12.02. - Prince Sattam bin Abdul Aziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia aged 71
  • ??.02. - Mother of Sheikh Butti bin Suhail Al Maktoum of Dubai (probably on 13 February)
  • 03.03. - Count Eberhard von Waldburg zu Zeil und Trauchburg died aged 72
  • 07.03. - Prince Karl Christian zur Lippe-Weissenfeld died aged 82
  • 08.03. - Countess Isabelle Adrienne van Aldenburg Bentinck, Countess zu Ortenburg, died at Middachten Castle, De Steeg, The Netherlands, aged 87
  • 10.03. - Princess Lilian of Sweden née Davies died at Villa Solbacken, Stockholm, Sweden, aged 97
  • 10.03. - Anita Lobkowicz-Charles née Princess Lobkowicz died at Saint-Luperce (Eure-et-Loir), France, aged 75
  • 21.03. - Prince Clemens von Croÿ died aged 78
  • 01.04. - Prince Badr bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia died
  • 03.04. - Princess Amalie zu Schwarzenberg née Princess Lobkowicz died at Vienna, Austria, aged 92
  • 12.04. - Princess Elisabeth von Hessen née Bönker died aged 69
  • 04.05. - Editha Schimert née Princess von Bayern died at München, Germany, aged 88
  • 08.05. - Fürstin Eva-Benita zu Schaumburg-Lippe née Freiin von Tiele-Winckler died aged 84
  • 09.05. - Prince Mohammed bin Abdullah bin Jalawi of Saudi Arabia
  • 18.05. - Princess Elisabeth zu Solms-Braunfels née Princess zur Lippe died at Baden-Baden, Germany, aged 97
  • 23.05. - Landgrave Moritz von Hessen died at Frankfurt am Main, Germany, aged 86
  • 26.05 - Count Peter Wolff Metternich zur Gracht (Salm-Reifferscheidt-Krautheim und Dyck) died aged 84
  • 29.05. - Prince Mahdi Al-Senussi of Libya died at Benghazi, Libya, aged 57
  • 30.05. - Count Albrecht von Rechberg died aged 92
  • 03.06. - Prince Alfred von Preussen (Prussia) died at San José, Costa Rica, aged 88
  • 19.06. - Princess Leylâ of Afghanistan née Tarzi died at Genève, Switzerland, aged 80
  • 21.06. - Prince Abdol Aziz Farman-Farmaian (Persia) died at Palma de Mallorca, Spain, aged 93
  • 01.07. - Louise Strandberg née Brooks (Lobkowicz) died at Maine Coast Memorial Hospital, Ellsworth, USA, aged 80
  • 02.07. - Princess Fawzia of Egypt died at Alexandria, Egypt, aged 91
  • 16.07. - Sheikha Fatima bint Ali bin Huwaidin Al Kutbi of Ajman
  • 17.07. - Count Mathias Khuen von Belasi (Hohenlohe-Langenburg) died, likely at Heidelberg, Germany, aged 79
  • 25.07. - Margarita Klien, Princess von und zu Liechtenstein died at Triesenberg, Liechtenstein, aged 63
  • 28.07. - Princess Vacheahra Norodom of Cambodia died aged 66
  • 10.08. - Countess Christa zu Erbach-Erbach née Blösinger died 65
  • 12.08. - Prince Friso van Oranje-Nassau died at Huis ten Bosch Palace, The Hague, The Netherlands, aged 44
  • 12.08. - Don Gonzalo Fernández de Córdova y Larios, Duque de Arión, Grande de España died at Madrid, Spain, aged 79
  • 19.08. - Prince Musaed bin Abdulaziz Al Saud of Saudi Arabia died
  • 02.10. - Princess Roswitha von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha née Breuer died in Coburg, Germany, aged 68
  • 02.10. - Princess Juliane zu Bentheim und Steinfurt died in Münster, Germany, aged 80
  • 20.10. - Jamalul Kiram III Sultan of Sulu and North Borneo died at the Philippine Heart Center aged 75
  • 08.11. - Count Hubert von Waldburg zu Wolfegg und Waldsee died aged 57
  • 10.11. - Duchess Elena von Leuchtenberg died, likely at Bussy, France, aged 91
  • 14.11. - Count Gebhard von Waldburg zu Wolfegg und Waldsee died at München, Germany, aged 82
  • 15.11. - Fürstin Sylvia zu Bentheim und Steinfurt née Countess von Pückler died at Münster, Germany, aged 83
  • 19.11. - Duchess Olga von Leuchtenberg née Wickberg died in the USA aged 87
  • 23.11. - Baron Maximilien de Watteville-Berckheim (Hohenlohe-Bartenstein) died aged 73
  • * Countess Tina von Platen Hallermund née Freiin von Dürfeld died aged 64
  • 25.11. - Prince Rodolphe de Croÿ-Roeulx died at Rhode-Saint-Genèse, Belgium, aged 89
  • 10.12. - Maharaja Srikanta Datta Narasimharaja Wadiyar of Mysore died at Bangalore, India, aged 60
  • * 16.12. Uhtradom Thirunal Marthanda Varma, titular Maharaja of Travancore died aged 91
  • * ??.??. - Prince Otto zu Windisch-Graetz died aged 84 (could be late 2012)