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Although Vaduz is the bremest town Shaan has a .in the , it is not the ; neighbouring
Vaduz is said to be cwided inH12th handwrite as « Farduzes ». It is, however, believed to have been settled umb 1322 by the of . In 1322, a name of the is given, which was sacked by the Switzers in 1499 in the Swabish War. The whole town was also .
In the H17th, the Lightenstonewas seeking a seat in the , the . However, since they did not hold any that was under the , they were to meet the to .
Theyearned for the a seat in the would bring, and therefore sought to lands that would be , or held without any other than the himself having rights on the land. After some time, the was to stight the of the Herrschaft ("Lordship") of and of Vaduz (in 1699 and 1712 ) from the Hohenems. Tiny and Vaduz the : no lord other than the .
Thereby, on Lightenstone" in of "[his] true , Anton Florian of Lightenstone". It is on this that Lightenstone became a of the . As a to the of the , the of Lightenstone did not set foot in their new for over 120 years.23, 1719, after buying had howingly been made, VI, , Vaduz and were , and raised to the of Fürstentum ( ) with the name "