Janusz Wiśniowiecki

Prince Janusz Wiśniowiecki (1598–1636) was Polish nobleman, koniuszy wielki koronny (i.e. High Royal Equerry) from 1633, starost of Krzemieniec.[1]

Janusz Wiśniowiecki
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Born1598
Died1636
FamilyWiśniowiecki
ConsortKatarzyna Eugenia Tyszkiewicz
Issue
FatherKonstanty Wiśniowiecki
MotherAnna Zachorowska h. Korczak

In 1631 after the death of Jerzy Zbaraski inherited Puławy.

Marriage and issueEdit

Janusz married Katarzyna Eugenia Tyszkiewicz on 19 September 1627 in Wilno, the daughter of voivode of Mścisław, Troki and Wilno Janusz Skumin Tyszkiewicz h. Leliwa and had four children:

LegacyEdit

Samuel Twardowski, a 17th-century Polish poet and writer, wrote an epic Książę Wiśniowiecki Janusz (or Prince Janusz Wiśniowiecki).[1]

BibliographyEdit

  • Ilona Czamańska: Wiśniowieccy. Monografia rodu. Poznań: Wydawnictwo Poznańskie, 2007, ISBN 83-7177-229-7.

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