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Encyclopedia > Krzysztof Zbaraski
Krzysztof Zbaraski
Noble Family Zbaraski
Coat of Arms Korybut
Parents Janusz Zbaraski
Anna Czetwertyńska
Consorts  ?. likely none
Children  ?, likely none
Date of Birth 1580
Place of Birth  ?
Date of Death March 3, 1627
Place of Death  ?

Krzysztof Zbaraski (1580 - 6 March 1627, sometimes mistakenly written as Krzysztof Zbarski) was a Polish member of the gentry social class (szlachta). During his life, he was a Master of the Stables of the Crown (or koniuszy koronny), member of special committee for Cossacks and tariffs, skilled diplomat, and politician of the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth. Starost krzemieniecki, wiślicki, hrubieszowski and bolesławski.


Zbaraski served as Commonwealth ambassador to the Ottoman Empire from 1622 to 1624. His diplomatic mission's entry to Constantinople was famous for its display of wealth. For 30,000 talars, the mission ransomed prisoners from battle of Cecora, including Stanisław Koniecpolski. The mission was described in 1633 in the diary of mission's secretary, Samuel Twardowski Przewazna legacja JO Ksiazecia Krzysztofa Zbaraskiego (The Important Mission of His Grace Duke Krzysztof Zbaraski).


Zbaraski was the brother of Jerzy Zbaraski (who died in 1631 as last of the Zbaraski family). He sponsored the Jesuit collegium in Winnica.


External links

  • Herb i rodowd Zbaraskich (in Polish) (http://www.jarema.art.pl/Zbar.htm)

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Krzysztof Zbaraski - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia (202 words)
Krzysztof Zbaraski (1580 - 6 March 1627, sometimes mistakenly written as Krzysztof Zbarski) was a Polish member of the gentry social class (szlachta).
Zbaraski served as Commonwealth ambassador to the Ottoman Empire from 1622 to 1624.
Zbaraski was the brother of Jerzy Zbaraski (who died in 1631 as last of the Zbaraski family).
PolishRoots - Geography & Maps (3149 words)
Founded by the dukes Zbaraski, it was destroyed in 1786.
In 1461 the second of the brothers, Semen, purchased Rowno and villages in Łuck county for 18,000 groszy, and he styled himself “kniaź Nieswizski.” In an act of division from 1463 and a document from 1470 he is called “kniaź Zbarażski.
Dying in year 1608, he was survived by his sons with his wife Anna Czetwertyński, Jerzy and Krzysztof.
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