Victor Amadeus I, Duke o Savoy

Victor Amadeus I, Duke o Savoy (Vittorio Amedeo; 8 Mey 1587 – 7 October 1637) was the Duke o Savoy frae 1630 tae 1637. He mairit an aunt o Louis XIV o Fraunce

Victor Amadeus I
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Duke o Savoy
Ring26 Julie 1630 – 7 October 1637
PredecessorCharles Emmanuel I
SuccessorFrancis Hyacinth
Born8 Mey 1587(1587-05-08)
Ducal Pailace, Turin, Piedmont, Savoy
Dee'd7 October 1637(1637-10-07) (aged 50)
Vercelli, Piedmont, Savoy
SpouseChristine o Fraunce
IssueLouise Christine, Princess Maurice o Savoy
Francis Hyacinth, Duke o Savoy
Charles Emmanuel II, Duke o Savoy
Margaret Yolande, Duchess o Parma
Henrietta Adelaide, Electress o Bavarie
Full name
Vittorio Amedeo di Savoia
FaitherCharles Emmanuel I, Duke o Savoy
MitherCatherine Micaela o Spain
ReleegionRoman Catholicism
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On 10 Februar 1619 Victor Amadeus, then kent aa the Prince o Piedmont mairit Christine o Fraunce, a dochter o Henry IV o Fraunce an Marie de' Medici. Christine wis aa an aunt o Louis XIV an Charles II, Keeng o Scots as well as James VII, Keeng o Scots.


  1. Stillborn son (1621)
  2. Prince Louis Amadeus o Savoy (1622 - 1628)
  3. Princess Luisa Cristina o Savoy (27 Julie 1629 - 14 Mey 1692) mairit Prince Maurice o Savoy nae issue.
  4. Francis Hyacinth, Duke o Savoy (14 September 1632 - 4 October 1638)
  5. Charles Emmanuel II (20 Juin 1634 - 12 Juin 1675) mairit Françoise Madeleine d'Orléans an haed nae issue, remairit Marie Jeanne o Savoy an haed issue.
  6. Princess Margaret Yolande o Savoy (15 November 1635 - 29 Aprile 1663) mairit Ranuccio II Farnese, Duke o Parma an haed nae issue.
  7. Princess Henriette Adelaide o Savoy (6 November 1636 - 18 Mairch 1676) mairit Ferdinand Maria, Elector o Bavarie an haed issue.
  8. Catherine Beatrice o Savoy (6 November 1636 - 26 August 1637) died in infancy.

Teetles an stylesEedit

  • 14 September 1632 7 October 1637 The Prince o Piedmont.
  • 26 Julie 1630 – 7 October 1637 The Duke o Savoy.

Ither wabsteidsEedit

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