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of Herberstein Castle, in St. Johann bei Herberstein, SW of Hartberg, NE of Graz, Austria (see map).

Connie O'Mara and Count Herberstein, 1950.
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Count Johann Heribert of Herberstein (see ANCESTRY),
he is descended through Princess Bernhardine of Lippe from Edward I,
mar Princess Hilda of Breunner-Enkevoirth (see ANCESTRY),
she is descended through Prince Maximilian of Dietrichstein-Nikolsburg and Princess Anna Sabine of Dietrichstein from Edward III,
had issue:

  1. Count Johann Heribert of Herberstein (see ANCESTRY),
    known as "Herbert",
    born 11 Nov 1898, Neu Aigen [unidentified],
    mar pre-1947, around the time of WW2, to Connie O'Mara [born 8th Sept 1891, he was her 2nd husband],
    they lived Herberstein Castle, Austria,
    lost his estates to the Nazis in WW2,
    but seems to have got them back after the war, letters of 1947 and 1950 have their address at Herberstein Castle,
    she died Hartberg, 24th Mar 1952, age 60 yrs [mass card], bur Herberstein Castle vault,
    he died Hartberg, 30 June 1969, or poss. Aug, age 70 yrs.

Herberstein Castle.
Photo 2008 from here. See full size.

Herberstein Castle.
Photo 2007 from here. See full size.

Herberstein Castle.
Photo 2007 from here. See full size.
And other 2007 shot from here.

Herberstein Castle.
Photo 2006 from here. See full size.

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