Franz Joseph, 9t Prince o Thurn an Taxis

Franz Joseph, 9t Prince o Thurn an Taxis ( Franz Josef Maximilian Maria Antonius Ignatius Lamoral; 21 December 1893 – 13 Julie 1971) wis the ninth Prince o Thurn an Taxis an Heid o the Princely Hoose o Thurn an Taxis frae Januar 1952 till his daith in Julie 1971. He wis named in honour o his godfaither Franz Joseph I o Austrick.

Franz Joseph
(9t) Prince o Thurn an Taxis
Franz Joseph, 9th Prince of Thurn and Taxis with Karl August, 10th Prince of Thurn and Taxis, ca 1910.jpg
Franz Joseph wi his younger brither, Karl August, circa 1910.
Heid o the Hoose o Thurn an Taxis
tenur22 Januar 1952 – 13 Julie 1971
PredecessorAlbert I
SuccessorKarl August
Born21 December 1893(1893-12-21)
Regensburg, Bavarie, German Empire
Dee'd13 Julie 1971(1971-07-13) (aged 77)
Regensburg, Bavaria, West Germany
BuirialGruftkapelle, Saint Emmeram's Aibey, Regensburg
SpousePrincess Isabel Maria o Braganza
IssuePrince Gabriel
Princess Michaela
Princess Helene
Princess Maria Theresia
Princess Maria Ferdinande
Full name
Franz Josef Maximilian Maria Antonius Ignatius Lamoral
HooseThurn an Taxis
FaitherAlbert, 8t Prince o Thurn an Taxis
MitherMargarethe Klementine o Austrick
ReleegionRoman Catholic


MairiageEedit

Franz Joseph mairit Princess Isabel Maria o Braganza, dochter o Miguel, Duke o Braganza bi his wife Princess Maria Theresa o Löwenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg, on 23 November 1920 at Schloss Bronnbach, Bronnbach, Wertheim, Bavarie, Germany.


IssueEedit

  1. Prince Gabriel o Thurn an Taxis (16 October 1922 – 17 December 1942)
  2. Princess Michaela o Thurn an Taxis (16 October 1922 – 17 October 1922)
  3. Princess Helene o Thurn an Taxis (27 Mey 1924 – 27 October 1991)
  4. Princess Maria Theresia o Thurn an Taxis (10 September 1925 – 27 Apryle 1997)
  5. Princess Maria Ferdinande o Thurn an Taxis (19 December 1927 – 9 Juin 2018) mairit Prince Franz Josef o Hohenzollern but later divorced.



Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 21 December 1893 – 22 Januar 1952 His Serene Highness The Hereditary Prince o Thurn an Taxis.
  • 22 Januar 1952 – 13 Julie 1971 His Serene Highness The Prince o Thurn an Taxis.