Castell-Castell

Castell-Castell was a county in the Holy Roman Empire, ruled by a branch of the Counts of Castell. It was established as a partition of Castell-Remlingen in 1668, and it was partitioned between itself and Castell in 1709. It annexed the County of Castell in 1772, and was mediatised to Bavaria in 1806.[1]

Coat of Arms of the Counts of Castell

Counts of Castell-Castell (1668–1806)Edit

  • Wolfgang Theodoric (1668–1709)
  • Augustus Francis Frederick (1709–1767) reigned mutually with
  • Charles Frederick Gottlieb (Count of Castell-Remlingen) (1709–1717) and
  • Wolfgang George II (1709–1736) and
  • Christian Frederick Charles (Count of Castell-Rüdenhausen (1736–1773)
  • Albert Frederick Charles (1773–1806) mutually with
  • Christian Frederick (later Count of Castell-Rüdenhausen) (1773–1803)

(Mediatized) Counts of Castell-CastellEdit

  • Friedrich Ludwig (1810-1875)
  • Carl (1875-1886)
  • Friedrich Carl (1886-1901)

(Mediatized) Princes of Castell-CastellEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ a b c Genealogisches Handbuch des Adels, Fürstliche Häuser XVI. "Castell". C.A. Starke Verlag, 2001, pp. 187-190. (German). ISBN 978-3-7980-0824-3.

Coordinates: 49°44′30″N 10°21′00″E / 49.7416°N 10.3499°E / 49.7416; 10.3499