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Katharina (Habsburg) von Österreich (abt. 1424 - 1493)

Katharina "Herzogin von Österreich, Markgräfin von Baden" von Österreich formerly Habsburg aka von Baden
Born about in Wien, Österreichmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 15 Jul 1447 in Pforzheim, Baden-Württemberg, Germanymap
Descendants descendants
Died in Schloss Hohenbaden, Badenmap
Profile last modified | Created 9 Aug 2016
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European Aristocracy
Katharina Habsburg was a member of the aristocracy in Europe.


Katharina von Österreich (b. 1420 oder 1424 in Wiener Neustadt-d. 11. September 1493 im Schloss Hohenbaden) war eine Habsburgerin bzw. Herzogin von Österreich und durch Heirat Markgräfin von Baden. Sie war eine Tochter des Herzogs Ernst I. von Österreich-Steiermark, genannt der Eiserne (1377–1424) aus dessen Ehe mit Cimburgis (1394–1429), Tochter des Herzogs Ziemowit IV. von Masowien. Katharina heiratete im Juli (am 13. oder 15. Juli) 1447 in Pforzheim Markgraf Karl I. von Baden (1427–1475), dem sie einen Brautschatz von 30.000 Dukaten zubrachte [1]

Katharina von Habsburg, was born about 1424, the daughter of Ernst I 'von Eiserne', Markgraf von Österreich, and his second wife Cymbarka of Masovia.

A contract for her marriage to Karl I, Markgraf von Baden, was signed at Konstanz on 3 January 1446, and a papal dispensation because they were related in the 4th degree, issued on 24 January that year. They were finally married at Pforzheim on 15 July 1447.

They had at least six children;

  1. Katharina, born 15 January 1559;
  2. Cimburgis, born 15 May 1450;
  3. Margareta, born 1452;
  4. Christoph I, born 13 November 1453;
  5. Albrecht, born 25 January 1456;
  6. Friedrich, born 9 July 1458.

Her husband died at Pforzheim on 24 February 1475 of the plague, and was buried in Stiftskirche, Baden-Baden. She died at Schloss Hohenbaden 11 September 1493 and was also buried at Stiftskirche, Baden-Baden.


  1. Wikipedia Katharina von Österreich (1420–1493)
  • Schwennicke, Detlev (ed.), Europäische Stammtafeln, Neue folge, Band I.2, Frankfurt am Main: Vittorio Klostermann, 1999. Tafel 267.

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Hapsburg-44 and Austria-17 appear to represent the same person because: Same person added twice please merge

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