Catherine of Masovia (Polish: Katarzyna mazowiecka; 1413/16 – between 2 June 1479 and 5 July 1480) was a Polish princess member of the House of Piast in the Masovian branch. She was the eighth and youngest daughter of Siemowit IV, Duke of Masovia and Alexandra , a daughter of Algirdas , Grand Duke of Lithuania and sister of King Władysław II Jagiełło of Poland .
Catherine was a daughter of the Duke Ernest I of Austria and Styria, nicknamed "the Iron" (1377-1424) from his marriage to Cymburgis (1394-1429), a daughter of Duke Siemowit IV of Masovia. Catherine's older brother Frederick III was crowned Holy Roman Emperor in 1452.
Cymburgis of Masovia (German: Cimburgis von Masowien), also Zimburgis or Cimburga (Polish: Cymbarka mazowiecka; 1394 or 1397 – 28 September 1429), a member of the Polish Piast dynasty, was Duchess of Austria from 1412 until 1424, by her marriage with the Habsburg duke Ernest the Iron.
Catherine (c. 1420–1493)Austrian royal.
CATHERINE OF RUSSIA AND THE JESUITS W. B. Faherty, S.J. Though Catherine the Great was nominally an Orthodox Christian, she was destined to play an important role in a most unusual event of Catholic Church History,—the saving of the Society of Jesus from complete destruction.
Catherine the Great Catherine II (born Sophie of Anhalt-Zerbst; 2 May 1729 – 17 November 1796), most commonly known as Catherine the Great, was Empress of Russia from 1762 until 1796—the country's longest-ruling female leader. She came to power following a coup d'état that overthrew her husband, Peter III.
Cimburca of Masovia (c. 1396–1429)Duchess of Inner Austria. Name variations: Cimburgis of Mazovia; Cymbarka; Cymburga. Born between 1394 and 1397; died on September 28, 1429, in Turnitz near Lilienfeld; second wife of Ernest the Iron of Habsburg (d. 1424), duke of Inner Austria (son of Virida Visconti and Leopold III of Habsburg); children: Friedrich IV the Fair also known as Frederick III ...
She was the second daughter of Siemowit IV, Duke of Masovia and Alexandra, a daughter of Algirdas, Grand Duke of Lithuania and sister of King Władysław II Jagiełło of Poland.
Catherine of Austria (Portuguese: Catarina; 14 January 1507 – 12 February 1578) was Queen of Portugal as wife of King John III, and regent during the minority of her grandson, King Sebastian, from 1557 until 1562.
Michael Žygimantaitis was born 1405 to Sigismund Kęstutaitis (c1365-1440) . He married Anna of Masovia (1411-1435) . He married Eufemia (c1410-1436) . He married Catherine of Masovia (c1415-c1479) . Ancestors are fromLithuania, Belarus. Michael Žygimantaitis' (Lithuanian: Mykolas...