Margaretha van Egmond

Brief Life History of Margaretha

When Margaretha van Egmond was born in 1517, in Bar-le-Duc, Meuse, Lorraine, France, her father, Johan IV Graaf van Egmond, was 18 and her mother, Frances van Luxemburg-St. Pol Vrouwe van Fiennes, was 17. She married Duke Nicolas I de Lorraine-Lotharingen of Vaudemont Mercoeur on 1 May 1549, in Brussels, Belgium. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. She died on 10 March 1554, in her hometown, at the age of 37, and was buried in Bar-le-Duc, Meuse, Lorraine, France.

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Family Time Line

Duke Nicolas I de Lorraine-Lotharingen of Vaudemont Mercoeur
1524–1577
Margaretha van Egmond
1517–1554
Marriage: 1 May 1549
Marguerite de Lorraine-Mercoeur
1550–1550
Catherine De Lorraine-Mercoeur
1551–1551
Heinrich von Chaligny
1552–1552
Louise de Lorraine-Vaudemont Queen of France
1553–1601

Sources (2)

  • Web: Netherlands, GenealogieOnline Trees Index, 1000-2015
  • Legacy NFS Source: Margaretha Countess Of Edmond -

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Vietnamese Anh, Thanh, Hung, Minh, Vinh, Dung, Hue, Huong, Lan, Quang, Tan, Thuy, Hong, Chi, Hang, Ho, Pok, Sang, Bai, Chin, Ching, Chu, Chuan, Dong.

Vietnamese (Vạn): from the Chinese surname 萬, see Wan 1.

Vietnamese (Văn): from the Chinese surnames 文 or 聞, see Wen 2 and 3, and also 5 below.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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