Noble Births Announcements 2011

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Prince Artur Maciej Radziwiłł (b.1974) [son of late Prince Maciej Mikołaj Antoni Radziwiłł (1930-2009) & his wife Stanisława Janina, nee Szczepek (b.1938)] & his wife Sylwia Maria, nee Thomas (b.1978) [daughter of Ferdynand Thomas (b.1948) & his late wife Anna Maria, nee Rzepińska (1947-2011)] had their second child, Maciej Ferdynand, in Paris on 18 November.

A brother for Konstancja Maria (13-3-2010)

Source: Maciej Ferdynand ks. Radziwi
Don Pietro Notarbartolo, 10th Duca di Villarosa, and his wife Olimpia née dei marchesi Cavalletti Belloni Rondanini, had their first child, a daughter, Donna Costanza Notarbartolo dei duchi di Villarosa, in Rome on 5 June.

Source: Royal News of 2011, Section III
Count Phillip of Erbach-Furstenau (b.27 January 1979) [son of Raimund, Count of Erbach-Furstenau (b.1951) & his wife Isabelle, nee Princess of Liechtenstein (b.1954)] & his wife Juliette, nee Souchon (b.28 February 1977) had their second child, Georg, this year.

A brother for Amalia (28-10-2008)

Source: Erbach
Descendants of Archduke Franz Karl of Austria

Countess Saygan Genevieve von Habsburg (b.1987) [daughter of Count Christopher von Habsburg (b.1957) & his first wife, Elizabeth Ann Popejoy (b.1967)] & her boyfriend Leigh Thomas Schultes (b.1985) became parents of a son, Wulfric Aurelius Habsburg Schultes, this year.

Source: Descendants of Duke Carlo III of Parma
Count Johannes von Meran and his wife Tara, née Freedland had their first son and second child Heirich Philipp Anthony Camillo Ambros Ignatius Maria this year.
A brother for Cecilia (*2009)

Source: Netty on Nobiliana BAG 2011
Prince Albert-Henri de Merode and his wife Marie-Christine, née Gräfin von Soden-Fraunhofen had their second son and third child Tassilo on November 21st 2011.
A brother for Louis (*2005) and Marie-Blanche (*2007)

Source: Le Carnet Mondain
Jean-Baptiste von Looz und Corswarem (b.1977) [son of Benoit von Looz und Corswarem (b.1942) & his wife Catherine, nee de Taisne de Raimonval (b.1950)] & his wife Eleonore nee Gatto had their first child, Gloria, on 28 August.

Source: Looz u.Corswarem
Count Axel d'Harcourt (b.18 July 1971) [youngest of seven children of Count Louis d'Harcourt (b.1926) & his wife Marie Therese, nee de Sesmaisons (b.1930)] and his wife Marie Daphné, née Countess de Beauffort (b.15 July 1973), had their second child, Raphaël, on 18 December.

A brother for Charlie (16-10-2009)

Source: Royal News of 2011, Section III
Count Ivan Christof von Batthyany-Strattmann (b.2 March 1979) [son of Count Robert von Batthyany-Strattmann (b.1935) & his wife Christine, nee Riechert (b.1938)] & his wife Carolin, nee Nauber had their first child, Louise Felipa Josefine Maria, on 13 June.

Source: Batthyany
Count Hadrien de Clermont-Tonnerre (b.8 May 1980) [son of Count Renaud de Clermont-Tonnerre (b.1950) & his wife Gilone, nee Countess Boulay de la Meurthe (b.1949)] & his wife Philippine, nee Reille (b.23 December 1981) had their first child, Constantin, this year.

Source: Clermont-Tonnerre
Count Sebastian Henckel von Donnersmarck (b.8 May 1972) [son of late Count Leo-Ferdinand Henckel von Donnersmarck (1935-2009) & his wife Anna Maria, nee von Berg (b.1940)] & his wife Verena, nee von Keyserlingk had their first child, Valerie Marlene, this year.

Source: Henckel von Donnersmarck
Two Rochechouart de Montemart cousin debuted as fathers this year!

Antoine-Henri Rochechouart de Montemart (b.20 June 1976) [son of late Charles Rochechouart de Montemart (1929-1984) & his wife Moira, nee Hennessy (b.1937)] & his wife Laurene, nee Banti (b.26 April 1979) had their first child, Diane, on 13 July.

Also his second cousin, Thomas Rochechouart de Montemart (b.9 August 1980) [son of Jean Rochechouart de Montemart (b.1934) & his second wife Emmanuella, nee de Virieu (b.1948)] & his wife Nathalie, nee Debanne had their first child, Celeste, on 20 February.

Honourable Edward Michael de Mowbray (b.1979) [son of Lord Thomas de Mowbray (b.1952) & his former wife Penelope Walters] & his wife Caroline, nee Taylor had their first child, Ella Anne, in Norfolk on 16 July.

Source: Norfolk
John Hugh Robert Manners, 6th Lord Manners (b.5 May 1956) & his current wife Juliet, nee McMyn had their second child together, John Alexander David, on 22 February.

He was born a day after the second birthday of his sister, Virginia Constance Juliet.
He has also two adult half-sisters: Harriet Frances Mary (b.1988) & Catherine Mary Patricia (b.1992) from his father's first marriage to Lanya Mary Patricia Heitz.

Source: Rutland
Francis Ronald Granville, 7th Dukeof Sutherland (b.1940) & his wife Victoria, nee Williams (b.1946) became double grandparents this year! Both their sons had third daughters!

Their older son James, Marquess of Stafford (b.12 August 1975) & his wife Barbara, nee Schneider had their third daughter Violet Mary, on 11 November.

A sister for Isabelle Victoria (10-12-2007) & Louisa Anna (7-1-2010)

Also their younger son Henry-Alexander (b.28 February 1977) & his wife Harriett, nee Carter had their third daughter Rose Evelyn on 20th February.

A sister for Beatrice Georgina (7-6-2005) & Fenella Sybilla (18-1-2008)


What a bunch of girls!
Count Johann Leopold von Goess (b.16 November 1971) [son of Count Johann Peter von Goess (b.1946) & his wife, Ewa nee Szczepanski (b.1949)] & his wife Ute Maria, nee Pleschiutschnig (b.1 October 1973) had their fifth child, Tiziana, this year.

A sister for Johann Ferdinand (13-10-1998), Antonia Polyxenia (21-1-2002), Marie-Charlotte (27-6-2003) & Camilla Theodora (17-5-2006)

Count Xavier d'Oultremont (b.16 September1977) [youngest of four children of Count Leopold d'Oultremont (b.1940) & his wife Beatrice, nee de Hemptinne (b.1941)] & his wife Catherine, nee Le Polain de Waroux (b. 8 September 1979) had their third child, Brieuc, on 7 November.

A brother for Auriane (18-9-2006) & Louis (19-5-2008)

Honourable Alexander Blane Stuart (b.1982) [son of late Lord James Charles Stuart (1935-1982) {himself son of John Stuart, 5th Marquess of Bute (1907-1956) & his wife, Lady Eileen Forbes (1912-1993)}& his second wife Anna-Rose, nee Bramwell] & his wife Susannah, nee Collett had their first child, Phoebe Grace, on 28 October.

Source: Bute and Wharncliffe
Both sons of Lord Robert Harold Petty (b.1947) [son of George Petty, 8th Marquess of Lansdowne (1912-1999) & his first wife Barbara, nee Chase (d.1965 after a shooting accident at Meikleour House)] & his wife Jane, nee Gordon (b.1950) became fathers this year - both in April!

Honourable Samuel George Petty (b.1976) & his wife Claire, nee Aussudre had their third child, Harold Charles, on 4 April.

A brother for Violet (DOB unknown) & George Ivan (7-4-2009)

Honourable Joseph Douglas Petty (b.1980) & his wife Melissa, nee Wakeley had their second child, Florence Daisy, on 17 April.

A sister for Fergus Grey (26-9-2009)

Piers Mark Thynne (b.1977) [youngest of four children and only son of Sheridan Ulich Thynne (b.1939) & his wife Eve, nee Cardew] & his wife Charlotte, nee Anderson had twin sons, their second and third children, Archie Jack and Jasper Oliver, this year.

Brothers for Amelia Rose (b.2008)

Source: Thynne; Bath
Prince Nikolaus von Ratibor und Corvey and his wife Jeanette, née Kraehe had their first son and fourth child Kilian somewhere this year.
A brother for Marie Louise (11-12-2000) Caroline (24-5-2002) and Felicitas (26-9-2006).

Source: Netty on Nobiliana BAG 2011
Count Alexis d'Oultremont (b.12 April 1986) [youngest of three children of Count Rodolphe d'Oultremont (b.1949) & his wife Jeanne-Marie, nee de Budes (b.1952)] & his wife Severine, nee Cuvelier had their first child, Maxence, on 14 December.

Source: Oultremont
I think that your source was Le Carnet Mondain or Nobiliana.
I posted this announcement on the same day and a few hours later it was posted here.
You don' have to mention me, but at least you can mention Nobiliana BAN 2011 as your source
Source is as I have mentioned. I don't look at Nobiliana.
Count Nicholas Moltke (b.1979) [son of Count Casper Moltke (b.1943) {himself son of Jonkvrouwe Helene Huyssen van Kattendijke (1913-2007) & her husband, Count Carl Moltke (1907-1985} & his wife Monica, nee Munksholm (b.1946)] & his wife Ferelith, nee Ievers had their first child, a daughter named Kinvara, last year.

Source: Descendants of Willem Bentinck and Charlotte Sophie of Aldenburg
Albrecht-Karl, Prince of Castell-Castell (b.1925) & his wife Marie-Louise, nee Princess of Waldeck and Pyrmont (b.1930) had reasons to triple joy last year; they became grandparents for the 32nd time, as well as great-grandparents for the 10th and 11th time!
Their youngest son, Hereditary Count Ferdinand of Castell-Castell (b.20 May 1965) & his wife Marie-Gabrielle, nee Countess von Degenfeld-Schonburg (b.7 May 1971) had their fifth child, Johannes, in Wurzburg on 28 April.

A brother for Carl (15-5-2001), Benedicta (23-4-2003), Leontina (11-4-2006) & Floriana (8-6-2008).

Sources: Netty's Royalty Page Genealogical News 2011

Happy double grandparents are their second daughter, Countess Johanna of Castell-Castell (b.1952) & her husband Prince Johannes von Lobkowicz (b.1954):

Prince Maximilian von Lobkowicz (b.4 January 1982) & his wife, Alina-Cecile, nee von Hennigs (b.12 August 1984) had their first child, Josephine, last year.

Princess Lioba von Lobkowicz (b.23 September 1985) & her husband Christian Schneider (b.9 October 1978) had their third child last year.

A sibling for Philomena-Sophie (b.2008) & Nepomuk (b.2009)

These babies are their fourth an fifth grandchilden; they have also Johannes (b.14 November 2010) - son of their firstborn son Nikolaus (b.15 September 1978) & his wife Teresa, nee Achammer (b.12 November 1984).
They have seven children in total.


The firstborn daughter of Albrecht-Karl and Marie-Louise, Philippa (b.1952), has six children and six grandchildren.
Both their older sons, Alexander (b.1954) and Georg (b.1956) also have five children, (like Ferdinand) and their youngest daughter Stephanie (b.1966) - four.
They had eight children in total but two of them died: Christina in 1964 (aged 2) & Maximilian in 1974 (aged 21)

What a fertile family!
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Countess Maria Antonia of Toerring-Jettenbach (b.22 June 1981) [firstborn daughter of Count Hans-Caspar of Toerring-Jettenbach (b.1953) & his wife Elisabeth, nee Countess of Waldburg of Zeil and Trauchburg (b.1954)] & her husband, Count Felix von Spiegel zum Diesenberg-Hanxleden (b.10 January 1975) [son of Countess Anna Henckel von Donnersmarck (b.1941) & her husband Count Ferdinand von Spiegel zum Diesenberg-Hanxleden (b.1942)] had their second daughter, Emilia, last year.

A sister for Clarissa (b.2010)

Sources: Descendants of Duke Maximilian in Bavaria
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Count Leopold Fugger von Babenhausen (b.14 May 1980) [son of Hubertus, Prince Fugger von Babehausen (b.1946) & his wife Alexandra, nee Princess of Oettingen-Oettingen and Oettingen-Spielberg (b.1948)] & his wife Annina nee Kammer (b.2 September 1978) had their second daughter, Josepha, in January.
She was baptized on 24 July in Parish Church Maria Himmelfahrt at Markt Wald,Germany.

A sister for Sophia (b. May 2009)

Source: Fugger

Netty's Royalty Page Genealogical News 2011

I update my post concerning Fugger-Babenhausen family.
Alexandra von Humboldt-Dachroeden (b.1980) {daughter of Christian von Humboldt-Dachroeden (b.1943) {himself oldest, out-of-wedlock child of Ernst-August, Prince of Hannover (1914-1987) by Baroness Maria-Anna von Humboldt-Dachroeden (b.1916)} & his wife Marie Martha, nee von Maltzahn (b.1947)] & her husband Ferdinand de Guyard, Count von Saint-Julien von und zu Wallsee (b.1979) had their first child, a son.


Constantin and Josephine Beretervide - children of Countess Caroline Wolff Metternich zu Gracht (b.1982) & Juan Jose Beretervide.
Countess Carolina is a daughter of Count Michael Wolff Metternich zu Gracht (b.1946) [himself son of Countess Therese of Stolberg-Stolberg (1923-1982) & her husband, Count Paul Wolff Metternich zu Gracht (1916-1993)] & his first wife, Ilena Costinescu-Tataranu (b.1954)


Baroness Anne von Waechter (b.1977) [daughter of Countess Nicolette von Almeida (b.1948) & her former husband, Baron Eberhard von Waechter (b.1946)] & her husband Miroslaw Mathyl had their first child, a daughter, last year.
For Anne's parents she is first grandchild


Prince Charles-Joseph de Caraman-Chimay (b. 12 August 1974) [son Philippe, 22nd Prince de Chimay, Prince de Caraman (b.1948) & his first wife, Anne-Noelle Ripert (b.1948)] C& his wife Amicie, nee Countess of Ursel (b.18 February 1978) [daughter of Count Evrard of Ursel (b.1942) & his wife Caroline, nee Countess de Liedekerke de Pailhe Merillon (b.1953)] had their second child, Joseph, in Frimley on 3 August 2011.

A brother for Henriette (11-2-2010)


Lady Emily Lascelles (b.1975) [daughter of David Lascelles, Earl of Harewood (b.1950, first cousin once removed of QEII) & his first wife, Margaret Messenger (b.1948)] & her husband Matthew Shard had their third child, a second son, last year.

A brother for twins Ida and Isaac (b.2008)


For Ladislaus, Prince von Batthyany-Strattmann (b.1938) & his wife Veronika, nee Hauschka von Treuenfels (b.1942) the 2011 was a very happy year, because their older son Ladislaus jr. (b.9 July 1970) & his wife Maria, nee Siller Gambolo made them grandparents: little Klara was born on 23 December 2011.


Count Johann Gabriel von Goess (b.7 February 1975) [son of Count Johann Peter von Goess (b.1946) & his wife Eva, nee Szczepanski (b.1949)] & his wife Gerda, nee Jessernig (b.4 February 1973) had their third son in 2011.

A brother for Johann Leopold (11-1-2004) & Johann Bartholomaus (13-1-2006)


James Richard Charles John, Viscount Ingestre, (b.1978) [son of Charles Henry John Benedict Crofton Chetwynd Chetwynd-Talbot, 22nd Earl of Shrewsbury and Waterford and 7th Earl Talbot, (b.1952) & his wife Deborah, nee Hutchinson]& his wife Polly, nee Blackie had their third daughter, Flora Winifred Meliora, in 2011.

A sister for Matilda Elisabetta Debora (b.2008) & Rose Constance Hester (b.2010).


William Alexander Sidney, 18th Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery (b.18 May 1978) [son of late Henry George Charles Alexander, 17th Earl of Pembroke and Montgomery (1939-2003) & his first wife Clare Rose Pelly]& his wife Victoria, nee Bullough had their first child, Alexandra Eloise Ekaterina, in 2011.


Henry Njers de la Poer Beresford-Peirse (b.25 Mar 1969) [son of Sir Henry Grant de la Poer Beresford-Peirse, 6th Baronet (b.1933) & his wife Jadranka, nee Njers] & his wife Joanna, nee Tamlyn had their third child, Martha, on 4 December 2011.

A sister for Harry (23-2-2007) & Alfred (22-10-2008)


Count Alois of Waldburg-Zeil Hohenems (b.1963) [son of Count Josef of Waldburg-Zeil Hohenems (b.1934) {himself son of Archduchess Gertrud of Austria (1900-1962) & her husband, Count Georg of Waldburg-Zeil Hohenems (1878-1955)} & his wife Maria Benedikta, nee Baroness von Redwitz (b.1937)] & his wife Antonella, nee Rossi di Montelera (b.1970) {youngest of four daughters of Emanuela San Martino d'Aglie {herself firstborn daughter of Donna Maria-Cristina Ruffo di Calabria (1920-2003; oldest sister of Queen Paola of Belgium) & her husband, Casimiro San Martino d'Aglie Marquess di Fontanetto con San Germano )1903-1988)} & her husband, Ernesto dei Conti Rossi di Montelera (b.1938)] had their third child together, his fifth, Emanuel, in 2011.

A brother for Thaddaus (b.2006) and Livia (b.2009); half-brother for Clemens (b.1997) - son of Count Alois & his first wife, Countess Maria-Christina von Deym (1968-2000); their another son, Ludwig died the same year as his mother, as a one-year old baby.


Prince Hubertus of Thurn und Taxis (b.22 June 1973) [older son of Prince Max-Emanuel of Thurn und Taxis (b.1935) & his current wife Christa, nee Heinle (b.1941)] & his wife Marion, nee Friedrich (b.1971) had their first child, David, in 2011.


Countess Claire Marie of Schonborn-Buchheim (b.7 October 1969) [daughter of Friedrich-Karl, Count of Schonborn-Buchheim (b.1938) & his wife Isabelle, nee Princess of France (b.1932)] & her partner Wolfgang Liechtenfeld (b.1955) had their first child, a son, in 2011.
They tied the knot this year.

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Prince Don Adriano Pignatelli (b.1972) [youngest of four children of Don Niccolo, Prince Pignatelli (b.1923, second cousin of Queen Paola of Belgium) & second by his current wife Mary Susan, nee Morton (b.1946)] & his wife Ivana Marie, nee Smith (b.1974) had their second child, Sienna, last year.

A sister for Alessio (b.2009)

Source: Descendants of Count Felice Rignon

Giacomo Dai, son of Andrea Agnelli (b.1976) & his wife Emma, nee Winter.
They already have a daughter Baya (b.2005)

Andrea is a son of late Umberto Agnelli (1934-2004) & (probably) his second wife, Donna Allegra Caracciolo dei Principi di Castagneto (b.1945).

Source for

I found new babies from 2011, who were recently updated on Hein Bruins' Genealogical Site:

Antonio Tasso de Saxe-Coburgo e Braganca (b.1979) [son of Archduchess Walburga of Austria (b.1942) & her husband, Baron Carlos Taxis von Bordogna und Valnigra, who became Carlos Tasso de Saxe-Coburgo e Braganca in 1951 (b.1931)] & his wife Gabrielle, nee Tardieu de Malessiye-Melun (b.1977) had their third child, Leopoldina, last year.
A sister for Armando (b.2006) and Pedro Antonio (b.2008)

Countess Anna von Eltz gennant Faust von Stromberg (b.25 June 1982) [daughter of Count Alexander von Eltz gennant Faust von Stromberg (b.1947) & his wife Maya, nee Spann (b.1958)] & her husband Karl-Philipp Prinzhorn (b.12 May 1979) [son of Princess Theresa von Schwarzenberg, nee Countess zu Hardegg af Glatz und im Machlande (b.1940) & reportedly, her former lover, Thomas Prinzhorn] had their first child, Milda, last year.

For Anna's parents it's first grandchild, for Karl Philipp's mother, AFAIK, fourth.

Source for both births: /schwarzenberg.html (Milda's parents' dates of birth

Honourable Flora Katherine Astor (b.1976) [oldest of three children of William Waldorf Astor, 4th Viscount Astor (b.1951) & his wife Annabel Lucy Veronica, nee Jones (b.1946)] & her husband, Alexander Theophilus [of the baronets] Rycroft (b.1975) had their second child, Pandora Winifred, last year.
A sister for Nelson william ALexander (b.2008)


Victoria Nadia Katharine Delius (b.1981) [younger daughter of Cornelia Clara Editha von Specht (b.1953) & her husband, Rudolf Reinhard Gottfried Delius (b.1953); grandson of Gustav Heinemann (1899-1976) and brother-in-law of Johannes Rau (1931-2006), both presidents of the German Federal Republic] & her husband Fabian Trillsch had their first child, Louisa Sophie, last year.

For Cornelia and Rudolf it's first granddaughter and third grandchild; their older daughter Verena (b.1979) & her husband Lutz Schroeder have two sons, John Philipp and Henry Alexander.

Cornelia's parents are Baroness Eleonore Gerda Hildegard von Ziegesar (b.1926) & Dietrich von Specht (b.1925)


Odo-Cyprus von Wulffen (b.1976) [son of Princess Ulrike-Christine of Sayn-Wittgenstein-Berleburg (b.1944) & her husband, Hanno von Wulffen (b.1940)] & his wife Sara, nee Walker had their third child, Juliana, last year.

A sister for Maximilian (b.2007) and Nikolaus (b.2008).


Princess Katharina of Lowenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg (b.10 June 1981) [daughter of Prince Karl of Lowenstein-Wertheim-Rosenberg (b.1952) & his wife Maria Annunziata, nee Baroness von Weichs zur Wenne (b.1952)] & her husband, Count Maximilian Droste zu Vischering von Nesselrode-Reichenstein (b.3 November 1979) had their second daughter, Marie, in 2011.

A sister for Antonia (b.2009).


Count Michael Vetter von der Lille (b.1966) [son of Count Felix Georg Vetter von der Lille (b.1928) & his late wife, Baroness Elisabeth von Furstenberg (1938-2000)] & his wife Dominika, nee Baroness von Rothenthal (b.1970) had their fourth child, Ludwig, in 2011.

A brother for Nikolaus (b.1998), Ann-Sophie (b.2000) and Paul (b.2002).

Countess Sophie of Salm-Reifferscheidt-Raitz (b.30 April 1975) [daughter of late Count Niklas of Salm-Reifferscheidt-Raitz (1942-2009) & his wife Natalie, nee Countess von Neipperg (b.1948)] & her husband, Count Wladimir Ledóchowski (b.31 May 1972) [oldest of three children of Maria del Carmen Orlandis-Habsburgo y Bragagnolo, Baroness de Pinopar (b.1952) & her former husband, Count Wladimir Ledóchowski (b.1946)] had their second son, Anton, in 2011.

A brother for Nikolai (b.2009).


Countess Camilla zu Hardegg auf Glatz und im Machlande (b.1973) [daughter of Princess Eleonore of Windisch-Graetz (b.1947) & her husband, Count Friedrich Johann zu Hardegg auf Glatz und im Machlande (b.1944)] & her husband, Count Johann Michael zu Herberstein (b.1965) had their second son, Johann Xavier, in 2011.

A brother for Johann Wenzel (b.2004)

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