François II, Duke o Lorraine

(Reguidit frae Francis II o Lorraine)

François II, Duke o Lorraine 27 Februar 1572 – 14 October 1632) wis the son o Charles III o Lorraine an Claude o Fraunce. He wis Duke o Lorraine briefly in 1625, quickly abdicating in favour of his son.

Francis II
Duke o Lorraine
Coont o Vaudémont
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Born27 Februar 1572
Ducal Pailace, Nancy, Lorraine
Dee'd14 October 1632(1632-10-14) (aged 60)
Badonviller, France
SpouseChristina o Salm
IssueCharles, Duke o Lorraine
Henriette, Princess o Lexin
Nicolas, Duke o Lorraine
Marguerite, Duchess o Orléans
FaitherCharles III, Duke o Lorraine
MitherClaude o Fraunce
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In 1597 he mairit Princess Christina o Salm.


  1. Henri o Lorraine, Marquis o Hattonchâtel (1602–1611) died young;
  2. Charles o Lorraine, Duke o Lorraine (1604–1675) mairit Nicolette o Lorraine, nae issue; mairit (bigamously) Béatrix de Cusance an haed issue.
  3. Henriette de Lorraine (1605–1660), mairit Louis o Lorraine, Prince o Lexin, s but haed nae issue.
  4. Nicolas François, Duke o Lorraine (1609–1670), mairit Claude o Lorraine an haed issue.
  5. Marguerite o Lorraine (1615–1672), mairit Gaston o Fraunce, Duke o Orléans an haed issue.
  6. Christine de Lorraine (1621–1622) died in infancy.

Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 27 Februar 1572 – 25 November 1625 the Coont o Vaudémont.
  • 25 November 1625 – 1 December 1625 the Duke o Lorraine.
  • 1 December 1625 – 14 October 1632 the Coont o Vaudémont.