Princess Margherita o Savoy

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Princess Margherita o Savoy
Duchess consort o Mantua an Montferrat
Pourbus, Frans II - Marguerite of Savoy - Hermitage.jpg
Princess Margherita o Savoy bi Frans Pourbus II (Hemitage)
Vicereine o Portugal
Tenure23 December 1634 - 1 December 1640
PredecessorCount o Basto
Born28 Apryle 1589(1589-04-28)
Ducal Pailace, Turin
Dee'd26 Juin 1655(1655-06-26) (aged 66)
Miranda de Ebro, Spain
BuirialAibey o Santa María la Real de Las Huelgas, Burgos
SpouseFrancesco IV Gonzaga o Mantua
Full name
Margherita di Savoia
HooseSavoy (birth)
Gonzaga (mairiage)
FaitherCharles Emmanuel I, Duke o Savoy
MitherCatherine Micaela o Spain


Princess Margherita o Savoy (28 Aprile 1589 – 26 June 1655) wis the last Habsburg Vicereine o Portugal frae 1634 tae 1640. In Portuguese she is kent as Duquesa de Mântua, being bi mairiage the Duchess o Mantua an Montferrat. She wis also regent of Montferrat during the minority o her dochter frae 1612.


Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

In Turin, on 19 Februar 1608 she mairit Duke Francesco IV Gonzaga o Mantua


Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Maria Gonzaga (29 Julie 1609 – 14 August 1660) mairit Carlo Gonzaga, Duke o Nevers.
  2. Ludovico Gonzaga (27 Aprile 1611 – 3 August 1612).
  3. Eleonora Gonzaga (12 September 1612 – 13 September 1612).

External links[eedit | eedit soorce]

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