Alix de Lannoy
|Alix de Lannoy|
|Countess de Lannoy|
Count Philippe de Lannoy|
(1965-2012; her death)
Count Jehan de Lannoy
Count Christian de Lannoy
Countess Gaëlle de Lannoy
Count Amaury de Lannoy
Count Olivier de Lannoy
Baroness Isabelle de le Court
Stéphanie, Hereditary Grand Duchess of Luxembourg
Alix Marie Isabelle Louise Ghislaine della Faille de Leverghem
|Father||Harold Marie della Faille de Leverghem|
|Mother||Madeleine Marie de Brouchoven de Bergeyck|
20 September 1941|
26 August 2012 (aged 70)|
Alix was a daughter of Jhr. Harold della Faille de Leverghem, member of a family of Antwerp, ennobled in 1614, and Countess Madeleine de Brouchoven de Bergeyck. Alix married Count Philippe de Lannoy in 1965 and had eight children. Their youngest child, Countess Stéphanie, married Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg, on 20 October 2012.
She was living at the Lannoys' ancestral Château de Hun in Anvaing, where she was the honorary librarian of the municipal library.
The countess died following a sudden stroke on 26 August 2012, at the age of 70. The Grand Ducal Family of Luxembourg released a statement, "Their Royal Highnesses Prince Guillaume, the Grand Duke, the Grand Duchess and the whole family join in the pain of the Count de Lannoy and his beloved family with our sincere and deepest regret."
Alix had eight children with her husband:
- Count Jehan Marie Paul Emmanuel Harold de Lannoy (b. 1966), married in 1993 Béatrice Spates (b. 1968, daughter of Alfred Spates and of Marie Renée Kneppelhout van Sterkenburg, herself daughter of Cornelis Kneppelhout van Sterkenburg and Countess Madeleine du Chastel de la Howarderie), they have four children:
- Countess Caroline de Lannoy (b. 2001)
- Countess Louise de Lannoy (b. 2003)
- Count Antoine de Lannoy (b. 2005)
- Count Maxime de Lannoy (b. 2006)
- Count Christian Marie Harold Philippe de Lannoy (b. 1968), married in 2009 Luisa Moreno de Porras-Isla-Fernández (of the Marquézes de Chiloeches) y del Arco), they have three children:
- Countess Teresa de Lannoy (b. 2010)
- Count Ignace de Lannoy (b. 2012)
- Count Jacques de Lannoy (b. 2014)
- Countess Nathalie Marie Béatrice Lydia de Lannoy (b. 1969), married in 1996 John Hamilton (b. 1955), they have five daughters:
- Antonia Hamilton (b. 1997)
- Charlotte Hamilton (b. 1999)
- Madeleine Hamilton (b. 2001)
- Alix Hamilton
- Victoria Hamilton
- Countess Gaëlle Marie Diane Madeleine de Lannoy (b. 1970), a religious sister
- Count Amaury Marie Dominique Paul de Lannoy (b. 1971), engaged to Countess Astrid d' Harcourt (b. 1985).
- Count Olivier Marie Arnaud Albert de Lannoy (b. 1974), married in 2006 his secound cousin Jonkvrouw Alice van Havre (b. 1980, daughter of Jonkheer Philippe van Havre and of Anne-Françoise de Hennin de Boussu-Walcourt, herself the maternal first cousin of Alix de Lannoy), they have three sons:
- Count Philippe de Lannoy
- Count Gustave de Lannoy (b. 2013)
- Count Léopold de Lannoy (b. 2016)
- Countess Isabelle Myriam Jehanne Alix de Lannoy (b. 1976), married in 2001 Baron Jean-Charles de le Court (b. 1969, son of Baron Jean-Charles de le Court and of Suzanne d'Otreppe de Bouvette), they have five children:
- Isaure de le Court (b. 2003)
- Aline de le Court (b. 2005)
- Lancelot de le Court (b. 2007)
- Héloïse de le Court (b. 2010)
- Nicodème de le Court (b. 2013)
- Countess Stéphanie Marie Claudine Christine de Lannoy (b. 1984), married in 2012 Guillaume, Hereditary Grand Duke of Luxembourg
- Y. SCHMITZ, Les della Faille, 6 volumes, Brussels, 1965-1974.
- Hervé DOUXCHAMPS, Aux origines de la famille della Faille, in: Le Parchemin, 1989, blz. 61-77 & 1992, blz. 40-43.
- Humbert DE MARNIX DE SAINTE ALDEGONDE, État présent de la noblesse belge, Annuaire 2006, Brussels, 2006 (della Faille); Annuaire 2009, Brussels, 2009 (de Lannoy).
|Ancestors of Alix de Lannoy|
- Date of Death
- Enache, Nicolas. La Descendance de Marie-Therese de Habsburg. ICC, Paris, 1996. pp. 668, 681. French. ISBN 2-908003-04-X
- "Bride's mother dies two months before Luxembourg royal wedding". Hello (magazine). 2012-08-27. Retrieved 2012-09-02.
- Luxembourg Royals pay respects at funeral for Countess Alix de Lannoy http://www.wort.lu/en/view/luxembourg-royals-pay-respects-at-funeral-for-countess-alix-de-lannoy-5040e98ce4b095ae929e508e