Füssen, Frieden von#
Fuessen, Treaty of, ended the Austrian Succession, War of the on April 22, 1745 between Austria and Bavaria. Elector Max Joseph refused the Imperial Crown and all claims to Austria lands, recognised the Pragmatic Sanction and promised Franz Stephan, the husband of Maria Theresia, his vote in the election for emperor in return for his lands.
Literature#G. Preuss, Der Frieden von Fuessen, 1894; Kaiser Karl VI., exhibition catalogue, Munich 1985.