All other daughters had only a life interest in their dowry, which reverted to their family, if childless, or went to their children if they had any.
In 1888 he reverted to a subject which he had touched upon in his Geheimlehre and Geheimstatuten des Tempelherrenordens (Danzig, 1879), and wrote the history of the rise and fall of the Templars (Entwickelung and Untergang des Tempelherrenordens), which is noticed in the article Templars.
It reverted to the Crown in 15Jo, and had various owners until the close of the 18th century, when it came to Sir Thomas Spencer Wilson, whose descendants retain it.
On the death of Count Leonhard (12th April 1500) the fief reverted to the house of Habsburg.
The province was occupied by the French in 1809, but reverted again to Austria in 1815.