Maria Sofia De la Gardie

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Maria Sofia De la Gardie

Birthdate: (67)
Birthplace: Reval (Tallinn), Harjumaa, Estland
Death: August 22, 1694 (67)
Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sverige
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Greve Jakob Pontusson De la Gardie and Ebba Magnusdotter Brahe
Wife of Gustaf Gabrielsson Oxenstierna
Mother of Gustaviana Juliana Oxenstierna af Croneborg and Märta Elisabet Oxenstierna af Croneborg
Sister of Magnus Gabriel De la Gardie; Christina de la Gardie; Pontus de la Gardie; Brita De la Gardie; Gustaf Adolf de la Gardie and 7 others

Occupation: Grevinna, affärsgeni
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About Maria Sofia De la Gardie


Maria Sofia De la Gardie (1627 – Stockholm, 22 August 1694), was a Swedish noble (countess), courtier, banker and industrialist entrepreneur. She is most known for her industrial enterprises, and she has been referred to as the first female grand entrepreneur of her country. She served as överhovmästarinna to Queen Christina of Sweden.

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Maria Sofia De la Gardie's Timeline

Reval (Tallinn), Harjumaa, Estland
Age 17
February 27, 1645
Age 18
August 22, 1694
Age 67
Stockholm, Stockholms län, Sverige