Jan IV of Nassau

Jan IV of Nassau and his wife Maria of Loon-Heinsberg; both were decades dead by 1538-40, when a set of dynastic designs were made in pen with watercolour by Bernard van Orley
John IV, Count of Nassau
Spouse(s) Maria of Loon-Heinsberg
Noble family Nassau
Father Engelbert I of Nassau
Mother Johanna van Polanen
Born (1410-08-01)1 August 1410
Died 3 February 1475(1475-02-03) (aged 64)

Count Jan (Johann) IV of Nassau (1 August 1410, Dillenburg  3 February 1475, Breda) was Count of Nassau, Dietz and Dillenburg. He was the son of Engelbert I of Nassau, Count of Nassau and Dillenburg, Lord of Breda and Johanna van Polanen.[1]

He married Maria of Loon-Heinsberg, Lady of Millen, Gangelt and Vucht (born in 1424), the daughter of John II of Loon, Lord of Jülich, Heinsberg and Löwenberg, on 7 February 1440. They had children, including:


  1. De Nederlandsche leeuw: Maandblad van het Koninklijk Nederlandsch Genootschap voor Geslacht- en Wapenkunde, Volumes 1889-1894, pg 89-91 Google Books

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