Tomasz Zamoyski

Last updated
Tomasz Zamoyski
Szlachta and Magnate
2nd Ordynat of the Zamość estates
Tomasz Zamoyski 1.PNG
Coat of arms Jelita
Born1594
DiedJanuary 1638 (aged 4344)
Family Zamoyski
Spouse(s) Katarzyna Ostrogska
Issue
Father Jan Zamoyski
Mother Barbara Tarnowska

Tomasz Zamoyski (1594 – 7 January 1638) was a Polish-Lithuanian nobleman (szlachcic) and magnate.

He travelled to London in July 1615 and was invited to hunt with King James at Theobalds. [1]

Tomasz was the 2nd Ordynat of the Zamość estates. He was voivode of Podole Voivodeship in 1618, voivode of Kijów Voivodeship (Kyiv, also Kiev) in 1619, starost of Kraków in 1628, Deputy Chancellor of the Crown in 1635, as well as starost of Knyszyn, Sokal, Nowy Targ, Rabsztyn, Kałusz, Goniądz and Rzeczyce. The town of Tomaszów was named after him.

He married Katarzyna Ostrogska in 1620 and had three children with her.

Related Research Articles

Ostrogski family

The Ostrogski family was one of the more prominent families in the Kingdom of Poland, the Grand Duchy of Lithuania and in the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth. The family spanned from the 14th century Ruthenian noble Daniil Ostrogski to the 17th century Polish members. After the death of Janusz Ostrogski, the last male heir, most of the family's possessions passed to the Zasławski family.

Gryzelda Konstancja Wiśniowiecka

Princess Gryzelda Konstancja Wiśniowieckanée Zamoyska of clan Jelita was a Polish noblewoman, known as the mother of King Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki.

Jan Zamoyski (1627–1665)

Jan "Sobiepan" Zamoyski (1627–1665) was a Polish nobleman (szlachcic), magnate.

Stanisław Lubomirski (1583–1649)

Prince Stanisław Lubomirski was a Polish nobleman (szlachcic).

Katarzyna Ostrogska (1602–1642)

Princess Katarzyna Ostrogska (1602–1642) was a Polish–Lithuanian noblewoman, founder of the city of Biała. She was the maternal grandmother of King of Poland Michał Korybut Wiśniowiecki.

Oleksander Ostrogski

Prince Aleksander Ostrogski was a Ruthenian (Ukrainian) nobleman of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth.

Łukasz Opaliński (1581–1654)

Łukasz de Bnin Opaliński of Łodzia coat of arms (1581–1654) was a Polish nobleman.

Konstanty Wasyl Ostrogski

Konstanty Wasyl Ostrogski was a Ruthenian Orthodox magnate of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth, a prince, starost of Volodymyr-Volynskyi, marshal of Volhynia and voivode of the Kiev Voivodeship. Ostrogski refused to help False Dmitriy I and supported Jan Zamoyski.

Katarzyna Ostrogska was the name of several Polish–Lithuanian noblewomen:

Zamoyski family

Zamoyski is the name of an important Polish noble (szlachta) family, which used the Jelita coat of arms. It is the Polish term for "de Zamość", the name they originally held as lords of Zamość. The family was influential in Polish politics for several centuries, and its members held various official titles, including those of Count and Countess.

Potocki family Noble family of Poland

The Potocki family was a prominent Polish noble family in the Kingdom of Poland and magnates of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth. The Potocki family is one of the wealthiest and most powerful aristocratic families in Poland.

Marcin Zamoyski

Marcin Zamoyski was a Polish nobleman (szlachcic).

Wiśniowiecki

Wiśniowiecki was a Polish princely family of Ruthenian-Lithuanian origin, notable in the history of the Polish–Lithuanian Commonwealth. They were powerful magnates with estates predominantly in Ruthenian lands of the Crown of the Kingdom of Poland, and they used the Polish coat of arms of Korybut.

Jan Hieronimowicz Chodkiewicz

Jan Hieronimowicz Chodkiewicz was a 16th-century Polish-Lithuanian noble. He was Grand Pantler of Lithuania 1559, general starost of Samogitia 1563, Elder of Samogitia 1564, starost of Telšiai and Plateliai 1566, Livonia Hetman and governor, Grand Marshal of Lithuania 1566, Kaunas starost 1569, Count on Shkloŭ 1568, Vilnius castellan 1574.

Zborowski (Jastrzębiec)

Zborowski of the Jastrzębiec coat of arms was a Polish noble family from Greater Poland, It played a significant role in Polish politics in the 16th century.

Tarło family

Tarło was a Polish magnate (szlachta) family. The seats of the family in the 16th century were, among others: Laszki Murowane near Chyrów, Sambor, Dębowiec near Jasło, Samoklęski and Potok near Krosno.

Jan Daniłowicz

Jan Daniłowicz (1570–1628) was a Polish nobleman, voivode of the Ruthenian Voivodeship and grandfather of King Jan III Sobieski.

Zebrzydowski

The Zebrzydowski was a Polish noble family.

Odrowąż family

Odrowąż was an important family of knights in the medieval Kingdom of Poland, strongly allied with the Catholic church in the 12th century.

References

  1. John Nichols, Progresses of James the First, vol. 3 (London, 1828), pp. 95-6.

Commons-logo.svg Media related to Tomasz Zamoyski at Wikimedia Commons