Marquess / Marquis /Margrave / Landgrave A marquess (UK /ˈmɑːkwɪs/; French: marquis, /mɑrˈkiː/) is a nobleman of hereditary rank in various European peerages. In Great Britain and Ireland the title ranks below a duke and above an earl. A woman of rank, orwife of a marquess, is a marchioness /ˌmɑːrʃəˈnɛs/ in Great Britain and Ireland or a marquise /mɑrˈkiːz/. In Welsh: Ardalydd / Ardalyddes .
Genealogy profile for Godfrey II. (VI.) II of Lorraine, Landgrave of Brabant, Marquis of Anvers, Duke of Lower Lorraine
Godfrey III was count of Louvain , landgrave of Brabant, margrave of Antwerp, and duke of Lower Lorraine from 1142 to his death.
Chlodwig, Landgrave of Hesse was an officer in the Prussian Army and head of the Hesse-Philippsthal line of the House of Hesse.
Princess Tatiana of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg on the occassion of her wedding to Prince Moritz of Hesse-Kassel, later Landgrave of Hesse, in 1964. The marriage produced 4 children and ended in divorce after 10 years.
Friedrick William George Adolphus, Landgrave of Hesse-Cassel (German: Friedrich Wilhelm Georg Adolf von Hessen-Kassel; 25 November 1820 – 14 October 1884) was the only son of Wilhelm I, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel-Rumpenheim and Princess Louise Charlotte of Denmark
Frederick Charles, Prince and Landgrave of Hesse – born on 1 May 1868. He was the brother-in-law of the German Emperor William II and the elected King of Finland from 9 OCT to 14 DEC 1918. Together with 14 other high profile members of the Berlin court he attended an orgy at Grunewald Hunting Lodge in 1891. The next days all attendants were blackmailed with detailed descriptions of their group-sex party and even homosexual activities. However the affair was published and caused a huge…