Count Johann Herbert von Herberstein,
mar 1896 to
Countess Hilda von Breuner [born 1872].
She descends from Edward III. See her ancestry.
She descends through Szechenyi and Erdody from Maria Klara of Dietrichstein (born 1626), who descends from Maximilian I, Holy Roman Emperor, who descends from Edward III.
Count Johann Herbert
Countess Hilda died 1967.
They had issue:
He mar 4 Aug 1941 in Austria
[born 8 Sept 1891].
He was age 42. She was age 49. He was her 2nd husband.
She became Countess Herberstein.
Muffie de Courcy said the O'Mara's of Limerick called her "La Contessa".
They lived at Herberstein Castle, NE of Graz, Austria.
He lost his estates to the Nazis in WW2.
But he seems to have got them back after the war. Letters of 1947 and 1950 have their address at Herberstein Castle.
She was once asked what does "O" mean in "O'Mara". She answered "the same as von only you can't buy it!"
24 Mar 1952, age 60 yrs [mass card].
She was bur in Herberstein Castle vault.
He died Hartberg, 30 June 1969, or poss. Aug, age 70 yrs.
The Herberstein family vault, at the back of the church in St. Johann bei Herberstein.
Etienne Rynne (died 2012) placing flowers in memory of Connie.
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