List of Dutch noble families
Dutch nobility is regulated by act of law in the Wet op de adeldom (Law Regarding Nobility, passed into law on May 10, 1994) and is overseen by the Hoge Raad van Adel (nl) (High Council of Nobili...
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House of Limburg-Stirum
The house of Limburg-Stirum (sometimes referred to as Limburg-Styrum or Limbourg-Styrum), which adopted its name in the 12th century from the sovereign county of Limburg an der Lenne in what is now Ge...
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House of Lynden
The House of Lynden (van Lynden) is one of the oldest families of the Dutch nobility, originating in the Duchy of Guelders. This family later gave rise to different branches. Most remained in the Neth...
House of Wassenaer
Van Wassenaer is the name of an old Dutch noble family. It was first mentioned in the county of Holland on November 3, 1200. They are one of the few original noble families from Holland that has not d...
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Maria and Ursula van Beckum
Maria van Beckum (before 1510 – 13 November 1544) was a Dutch noblewoman and Anabaptist executed for heresy.Maria was born in Markelo as the daughter of Johan II van Beckum (d. 1526) and Johanna...
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Paul Therèse van der Maesen de Sombreff
Paul Therèse van der Maesen de Sombreff (25 October 1827, Maastricht – 14 November 1902, Maastricht) was a Dutch Jonkheer and politician.
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Jan Hendrik van Kinsbergen
Jan Hendrik van Kinsbergen (1 May 1735 – 24 May 1819), or Count of Doggersbank, was a Dutch naval officer. Having had a good scientific education, Van Kinsbergen was a proponent of fleet modernization...
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William van Brederode (admiral)
Willem van Brederode (1380 – France 1451) was an admiral-captain and an important partisan of the Hook faction during the Hook and Cod wars.He was the son of Reinoud I van Brederode and Jolanda ...
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Gerard III, Count of Guelders
Gerard III of Guelders (1185 – 22 October 1229) was the Count of Guelders and Zutphen from 1207 until his death in 1229. He was a son of Count Otto I of Guelders, and is sometimes called Gerard ...
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Witte van Haemstede
Witte van Haemstede (1280/1282–1321) was a bastard son of Floris V, Count of Holland. His half-brother John I, Count of Holland, gave him the property of Haamstede, in Southern Holland. He married Agn...
Van Voorst tot Voorst
Van Voorst tot Voorst is an old Dutch noble family from the Dutch province of Overijssel.
The family was already noble from earliest times ("Uradel"). The first documented ancestor is Fredericus v...
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Berend-Jan van Voorst tot Voorst
Berend Jan Marie (Berend-Jan) baron van Voorst tot Voorst (born Beek, 7 February 1944) is a Dutch, Christian Democratic Appeal (CDA) politician. He was vice minister of Foreign Affairs (area: European...
Hermann Otto I of Limburg-Styrum
Hermann Otto I of Limburg-Styrum, count of Limburg and Bronckhorst, lord of Styrum, Gemen, Wisch and Borculo, and from 1640 to 1644 advocate of the imperial abbey of Vreden, was born in 1592, and died...
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Willem Frederik Rochussen
Willem Frederik Rochussen (18 December 1832, Amsterdam – 17 July 1912, The Hague) was a Dutch politician. From 5 September 1881 until 23 April 1883 he was Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Ne...
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Constant Feith
Jonkheer Constant Wilhelm Feith (August 3, 1884, in The Hague – September 15, 1958, in Bennekom) was a Dutch amateur football (soccer) player who competed in the 1912 Summer Olympics.He was part of ...
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Hero Oomkens von Esens
Hero Oomkens von Esens (c. 1455 – 1522) was a Frisian nobleman, the Earl of Harlingerland. He inherited the title upon the death of his father, Sibet Attena von Esens, in 1473.
He is usually...
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Hendrick van Brederode
Henry (Hendrik), Lord of Bréderode (December 1531 – 15 February 1568) was a member of the Dutch noble family Van Brederode and an important member during the Eighty Years' War. He was named the "Grote...
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Rhijnvis Feith
Jhr. Rhijnvis Feith (christened Zwolle, 9 February 1753 – Zwolle, 8 February 1824) was a Dutch poet.
Feith was born of into an aristocratic family in Zwolle, the capital of the province Overijssel...
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