Ranuccio II Farnese, Duke o Parma

(Reguidit frae Ranuccio II)

Ranuccio II Farnese, Duke o Parma (17 September 1630 – 11 December 1694) wis the saxt Duke o Parma an o Piacenza frae 1646 until his daith nearly 50 year later an Duke o Castro frae 1646 until 1649.

Ranuccio II
Jacob Denys - Portrait of Ranuccio II.jpg
Portrait o Ranuccio II bi Jacob Denys.
Duke o Parma an Piacenza
Ring11 September 1646 – 11 December 1694
PredecessorOdoardo
SuccessorFrancesco
Regents1646–1648:
Francesco Maria Farnese
Margherita de' Medici
Born17 September 1630(1630-09-17)
Parma
Dee'd11 December 1694(1694-12-11) (aged 64)
Parma
BuirialSanctuary o Santa Maria della Steccata
SpouseMargaret Yolande o Savoy
Isabella d'Este
Maria d'Este
IssueMargherita Maria
Hereditary Prince Odoardo
Francesco, Duke o Parma
Antonio, Duke o Parma
Full name
Ranuccio Farnese
HooseFarnese
FaitherOdoardo Farnese, Duke o Parma
MitherMargherita de' Medici
SeegnaturRanuccio II's signature
Heraldic Crown of Spanish Dukes (Variant 1).svg
Arms of the House of Farnese.svg

First mairiageEedit

On 29 Apryle 1660, Ranuccio mairit firstly Princess Marguerite Yolande o Savoy, a dochter o Victor Amadeus I, Duke o Savoy an Christine o Fraunce. Thay haed issue.

IssueEedit

  1. Unnamed dochter (14 December 1661 – 14 December 1661)
  2. Unamed son (27 Aprile 1663 – 28 Aprile 1663)

Seicont mairiageEedit

On 18 Februar 1664 Ranuccio mairit secondly Isabella d'Este o Modena, a dochter o Francesco I d'Este, Duke o Modena an his cousin. Thay haed issue.

IssueEedit

  1. Margherita Maria Farnese (24 November 1664 – 17 Juin 1718) mairit Francesco II d'Este, Duke o Modena but haed nae issue.
  2. Teresa Farnese 10 October 1665 – 9 November 1702 Never Mairit; Benedictine nun in Sant’ Alessandro Monastery in Parma.
  3. Odoardo Farnese, Hereditary Prince o Parma (12 August 1666 – 6 September 1693) Dorothea Sophie o Neuburg an haed issue.

Third mairiageEedit

On 1 Januar 1668 he mairit Maria d'Este o Modena his seicont wife's sister. Thay haed issue.

IssueEedit

  1. Isabella Francesca Maria Lucia Farnese (14 December 1668 – 9 Julie 1718 Niver mairit wis a nun at the Santa Maria di Campagna Monastery o Piacenza.
  2. Vittoria Maria Francesca Farnese 24 December 1669 – 15 September 1671) died young.

Unnamed illegitimate son (24 Juin 1671 – 28 Juin 1696)

  1. Vittoria Farnese 19 November 1672 – 19 November 1672) died young.
  2. Caterina Farnese 19 November 1672 – 19 November 1672) died young.
  3. Unnamed son 26 December 1674 – 26 December 1674) died young.
  4. Eleonora Farnese 1 September 1675 – 3 November 1675) ver mairit
  5. Francesco Farnese, Duke o Parma (19 Mey 1678 – 26 Februar 1727) mairit Dorothea Sophie o Neuburg but haed nae issue.
  6. Antonio Farnese, Duke o Parma (29 November 1679 – 20 Januar 1731) mairit Enrichetta d'Este but haed nae issue.

External linksEedit

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