Charlotte Brabantine van Nassau (1580 - 1631) MP

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Nicknames: "Charlotte Brabantine of Orange-Nassau"
Birthplace: Anvers,Anvers,Belgium
Death: Died in Château-Renard, Centre, France
Occupation: Charlotte Brabantina, spätere Herzogin von Thouars, Duchess Consort of Bouillon, Viscountess Consort of Turenne, Duchess consort of Thouars, Countess of Nassau, Duchess Consort of Thouars
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Countess Charlotte Brabantina of Nassau (Antwerp, 17 September 1580 - Château-Renard, August 1631) was the fifth daughter of William the Silent and his third spouse Charlotte of Bourbon. [edit]Biography

Countess Charlotte Brabantina, her sister Elisabeth and their stepmother Louise de Coligny went to Paris in 1593. Elisabeth married Henri de La Tour d'Auvergne, Duke of Bouillon and at that wedding Charlotte Brabantine met the Claude, Duc de Thouars, whom she married in 1598. The Duke died only six years later, leaving Charlotte Brabantina with a couple of young children.

They had four children: Henry; Charlotte, who married James Stanley, Earl of Derby; Élisabeth (1601-1604); and Frédéric (1602-1642) comte de Laval. In 1602, Charlotte-Brabantine dissuaded her husband from engaging in the conspiracy of Biron and encouraged him to lend allegiance to the king. He died in 1604.

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Charlotte Brabantine van Nassau's Timeline

September 17, 1580
March 11, 1598
Age 17
Châtellerault, Vienne, Poitou-Charentes, France
December 22, 1598
Age 18
Thouars, Deux-Sevres, Poitou-Charentes, France
Age 18
Thouars, Deux Sevres, France
Age 20
Age 21
August 1, 1631
Age 50
Château-Renard, Centre, France