Ferdinand II of Tyrol

Ferdinand II of Tyrol

Linz, Linz Stadt, Upper Austria (Oberösterreich), Austria
Death 24 Jan 1595 (aged 65)
Innsbruck, Innsbruck Stadt, Tyrol (Tirol), Austria
Burial Innsbruck, Innsbruck Stadt, Tyrol (Tirol), Austria
Memorial ID 60598138 · View Source
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Nobility. Born in Linz as the son of Ferdinand I and Anna Jagiello. He married Philippine Welser in secret in 1557. The emperor was only informed two years later and legitimized the marriage in 1561. After his father's death, he became stadtholder of Tyrol and Further Austria. After Philippines death, he remarried Anna Katharina Gonzaga who bore him three children, including the future empress Anna.


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  • Find a Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Ferdinand II of Tyrol (14 Jun 1529–24 Jan 1595), Find a Grave Memorial no. 60598138, citing Hofkirche, Innsbruck, Innsbruck Stadt, Tyrol (Tirol), Austria ; Maintained by Lutetia (contributor 46580078) .