Georg II, Landgrave o Hesse-Darmstadt

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Georg II
Landgrave o Hesse-Darmstadt
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Born17 March 1605
Darmstadt
Dee'd11 Juin 1661 (aged 56)
Darmstadt
SpouseSophia Eleonore o Saxony
IssueLouis VI, Landgrave o Hesse-Darmstadt
Elisabeth Amalie
Anna Sophia II, Princess-Abbess o Quedlinburg
HooseHesse-Darmstadt
FaitherLouis V, Landgrave o Hesse-Darmstadt
MitherMagdalene o Brandenburg

Georg II, Landgrave o Hesse-Darmstadt (17 Mairch 1605 – 11 Juin 1661) wis the Landgrave o Hesse-Darmstadt frae 1626 tae 1661. He wis the son o Ludwig V an Magdalene o Brandenburg.

He mairit Sophia Eleonore o Saxony on 1 April 1627. Frae 1645 tae 1648 he led the so-cried Hessenkrieg against the Landgravine Amalie Elisabeth o Hesse-Kassel over the inheritance o the extinct line o Hesse-Marburg. This conflict resultit in the loss o Hesse-Marburg tae Hesse-Kassel.


Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Louis VI (1630–1678)
  2. Magdalena Sybilla (1631–1651)
  3. Georg III, Landgrave o Hesse-Itter (1632–1676), mairit Dorothea Auguste o Holstein-Sonderborg
  4. Sophia Eleonore (1634–1663), mairit Landgrave William Christoph o Hesse-Homburg
  5. Elisabeth Amalie (1635–1709), mairit Philip William, Elector Palatine
  6. Luise Christine (1636–1697)
  7. Anna Maria (1637-1637)
  8. Anna Sophia II, Princess-Abbess o Quedlinburg (1638-1683)
  9. Amalie Juliane (1639-1639)
  10. Stillborn dochter (1640)
  11. Henrica Dorothea (1641–1672)
  12. Johann (1642–1643)
  13. Auguste Philippine (1643–1672)
  14. Agnes (1645-1645)
  15. Marie Hedwig (1647–1680), mairit Bernhard I o Saxe-Meiningen