Cesare d'Este, Duke of Modena and Reggio, was born 22 November 1561 in Ferrara, Italy to Alfonso d'Este (1527-1587) and Giulia Feltria della Rovere (1531-1563) and died 11 December 1628 in Ferrara, Italy of unspecified causes. He married Virginia de' Medici (1568-1615) 30 January 1586 . Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from Spain, Portugal, Italy, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Hungary, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium, England, the Czech Republic, the Netherlands, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Belarus.


Offspring of Cesare d'Este and Virginia de' Medici (1568-1615)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Giulia d'Este (1588-1645)
Alfonso III d'Este (1591-1644) 22 October 1591 Ferrara, Italy 26 May 1644 Castelnuovo di Garfagnana, Toscana, Italy Isabelle de Savoie (1591-1626)

Laura d'Este (1594-1630)
Luigi d'Este (1594-1664)
Caterina d'Este (1595-1618)
Ippolito d'Este (1599-1647)
Niccolo d'Este (1601-1640)
Borso d'Este (1605-1657)
Foresto d'Este (1606-c1640)
Angela Caterina d'Este (-1651)

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