Frederick Henry, Prince of Orange

Frederick Henry, or Frederik Hendrik in Dutch (29 January 1584 – 14 March 1647), was the sovereign Prince of Orange and stadtholder of Holland, Zeeland, Utrecht, Guelders, and Overijssel from 1625 to 1647.

He built the country house Huis ter Nieuwburg visited by Evelyn.

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Further reading


  • Austin Dobson footnote.
  • Wikipedia for background, portrait