Lordship of Groningen

The Lordship of Groningen (Dutch: Heerlijkheid Groningen) was a lordship under the rule of the House of Habsburg between 1536 and 1594, which is the present-day province of Groningen.

Lordship of Groningen
Heerlijkheid Groningen
1536–1594
CapitalGroningen
GovernmentHeerlijkheid
History 
August 5, 1536
 Established
1536
 Disestablished
1594
Succeeded by
Dutch Republic
Today part ofGroningen