Louise de Coligny was born 28 September 1555 in Châtillon-Coligny, France to Gaspard II de Coligny (1519-1572) and Charlotte de Laval (1530-1568) and died 13 November 1620 in Fontainebleau, France of unspecified causes. She married Willem van Oranje (1533-1584) 24 April 1583 in Antwerp, Belgium. 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 France, the United Kingdom, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium, England, Italy, Spain, Hungary, the Netherlands, the Czech Republic, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, Belarus.


Offspring of Louise de Coligny and Willem van Oranje (1533-1584)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Frederik Hendrik van Oranje (1584-1647) 29 January 1584 Delft 15 March 1647 The Hague Margaretha Catharina Bruyns (?-?)
Amalia von Solms (1602-1675)

Rene von Nassau (c1585-?)

Noteworthy descendants include

  1. Johan Willem Friso van Nassau-Dietz (1687-1711)

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