Willem van Nassau-Dillenburg, I, de rijke[1]

Male 1487 - 1559  (72 years)


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  • Name Willem van Nassau-Dillenburg 
    Suffix I, de rijke 
    Born 10 Apr 1487  Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Title graaf van Nassau in Siegen, Dillenburg, Hadamar en Herborn en graaf van Katzenelnbogen, Vianden en Dietz 
    Died 6 Oct 1559  Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age: 72 
    Buried Stadtkirche Dillenburg, Hessen, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I440  Hilbrands en de Rooij genealogie
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 

    Father Johann van Nassau, V,   b. 9 Nov 1455, Breda, Noord-Brabant, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jul 1516, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years) 
    Mother Elisabeth von Hessen-Marburg, von Katzenelnbogen,   b. 11 May 1466, Marburg, Hessen, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jan 1523, Köln, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 56 years) 
    Married 11 Feb 1482 
    Family ID F153  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 1 Walburga van Egmont,   b. 29 Oct 1490, Egmond, Noord-Holland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Mar 1529, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 29 Oct 1506  Koblenz, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • Spouse: Juliana Anna von Stolberg-Wernigerode, Gräfin zu Hanau-Münzenberg und zu Nassau-Dillenburg
    Children 
     1. Elisabeth van Nassau-Dillenburg,   b. Oct 1515,   d. 31 Jan 1523  (Age ~ 7 years)
     2. Magdalena van Nassau-Dillenburg,   b. 6 Oct 1522, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Aug 1567, Siegen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F154  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family 2 Juliana Anna von Stolberg-Wernigerode,   b. 15 Feb 1506, Stolberg Saksen-Anhalt, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Jun 1580, slot Dillenburg, Nassau, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years) 
    Married 1531 
    Children 
     1. Willem van Oranje, van Nassau-Dillenburg, de zwijger,   b. 24 Apr 1533, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jul 1584, Delft, Zuid-Holland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 51 years)
     2. Hermanna von Nassau,   b. Apr 1534, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Aug 1534, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     3. Johann (Johan VI "der Ältere" Graf van Nassau-Dillenburg) von Nassau (Nassau),   b. 22 Nov 1536, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Oct 1606, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 69 years)
     4. Ludwig (Lodewijk van Nassau) von Nassau (Nassau),   b. 10 Jan 1538, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1574, Mook, Mook en Middelaar, Limburg, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 36 years)
     5. Maria van Nassau,   b. 18 Mar 1539, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 May 1599, Ulft, Oude IJsselstreek, Gelderland, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)
     6. Adolf von Nassau,   b. 11 Jul 1540, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 May 1568, Heiligerlee, Groningen, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 27 years)
     7. Anna von Nassau-Dillenburg,   b. 21 Sep 1541, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 12 Feb 1616, Weilburg, Hessen-Nassau, Prussia, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 74 years)
     8. Elisabeth von Nassau-Dillenburg,   b. 25 Sep 1542, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1603, Greifenstein, Hessen-Darmstadt, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     9. Katharina von Nassau-Dillenburg,   b. 29 Dec 1543, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Dec 1624  (Age 80 years)
     10. Juliana von Nassau-Dillenburg,   b. 10 Aug 1546, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Aug 1588, Rudolstadt, Thürringen, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 42 years)
     11. Magdalena Nassau,   b. 19 Dec 1547, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 May 1633, Öhringen, Württemberg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years)
     12. Heinrich von Nassau,   b. 15 Oct 1550, Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Apr 1574, Mook, Mook en Middelaar, Limburg, Nederland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 23 years)
    Last Modified 30 Jun 2018 
    Family ID F155  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 10 Apr 1487 - Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Oct 1506 - Koblenz, Deutschland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - Age: 72 - 6 Oct 1559 - Dillenburg, Giessen, Nassau-Dillenburg, Deutschland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Stadtkirche Dillenburg, Hessen, Deutschland Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S500011] Geni World Family Tree, (MyHeritage), https://www.myheritage.com/research/collection-40000/geni-world-family-tree?itemId=31514727&action=showRecord (Reliability: 4).
      Wilhelm 'de Rijke' "der reiche" von Nassau-Dillenburg (Dietz), graafGender: MaleAlias name: der Reiche, Willem de Rijke(the rich), William "the Rich", Count of NassauBirth: Apr 10 1487 - Dillenburg, Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Hesse, DeutschlandOccupation: Graf von Nassau-Dillenburg, Regierender Graf von Nassau in Dillenburg (1504, 1516 - 1559)Marriage: Spouse: Juliana Anna von Stolberg-Wernigerode, Gräfin zu Hanau-Münzenberg und zu Nassau-Dillenburg - Sep 20 1531 - Siegen, Nordrhein-Westfalen, GermanyDeath: Oct 6 1559 - Dillenburg, Lahn-Dill-Kreis, Hesse, DeutschlandBurial: Stadtkirche Dillenburg, Hessen, GermanyFather: Johann V von Nassau-Vianden-Dietz (born Nassau), GrafMother: Elisabeth von Hessen-MarburgWives: Walburga van Egmond, Juliana Anna von Stolberg-Wernigerode, Gräfin zu Hanau-Münzenberg und zu Nassau-DillenburgChildren: Elisabeth von Nassau-Dillenburg, Magdalena von Nassau-Dillenburg, Willem van Nassau-Dillenburg, Prins van Oranje, Stadhouder van Holland, Zeeland en Utrecht, Hermanna von Nassau, Johann von Nassau (born Nassau), Graf zu Nassau-Katzenelnbogen-Diez, Ludwig von Nassau (born Nassau), Graf, Maria van Nassau, Adolf von Nassau, Anna von Nassau-Dillenburg, Elisabeth von Nassau-Dillenburg, Gräfin zu Solms-Braunfels, Katharina von Nassau-Dillenburg, Gräfin zu Schwarzburg-Arnstadt, Juliana von Nassau-Dillenburg, Gräfin zu Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, Magdalena von Nassau-Dillenburg (born Nassau), Gräfin zu Hohenlohe-Weikersheim, Heinrich von NassauSiblings: Heinrich III of von Nassau-Dillenburg, Ernst von Nassau, count, Elisabeth Gräfin von Nassau-Dillenburg, Katharina Maria von Nassau-Dillenburg, Gräfin zu Holstein-Schauenburg, Johann von Nassau-Dillenburg, graf