Christian I, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg

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Christian I
Duke o Saxe-Merseburg
Christian I. von Sachsen-Merseburg 2.jpg
Born(27 October 1615
Dresden, Saxony, HRE
Dee'd18 October 1691 (aged 75)
Merseburg
SpousePrincess Christiana o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg Princess Magdalene Sophie
Prince Johann Georg
Christian II, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg
Philipp, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg-Lauchstädt
Christiane, Duchess o Saxe-Eisenberg
Sophie Hedwig, Duchess o Saxe-Saalfeld
Heinrich, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg
Prince Moritz
Marie, Duchess o Württemberg-Oels
HooseHouse o Wettin
FaitherJohann Georg I, Elector o Saxony
MitherMagdalene Sibylle o Proushie



Christian I, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg (27 October 1615 – 18 October 1691), wis the first duke o Saxe-Merseburg an a member of the House o Wettin. He wis a son o Johann Georg I, Elector o Saxony, an his wife Magdalene Sibylle o Proushie.


Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

In Dresden on 19 November 1650, Christian mairit Christiana, a dochter o Philip, Duke o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg in a double mairiage in which his brither Maurice mairit Christiana's sister.


Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Princess Magdalene Sophie o Saxe-Merseburg (19 October 1651 - 29 Mairch 1675).
  2. Prince Johann Georg o Saxe-Merseburg (4 December 1652 - 3 Januar 1654).
  3. Christian II, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg (19 November 1653 - 20 October 1694).
  4. August, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg-Zörbig (15 Februar 1655 - 27 Mairch 1715), inheritit Zörbig.
  • Stillborn son (1 Februar 1656).
  1. Philipp (26 October 1657 - 1 Julie 1690), inheritit Lauchstädt.
  2. Princess Christiane o Saxe-Merseburg (Juin 1659 - 13 Mairch 1679), mairit Christian, Duke o Saxe-Eisenberg.
  3. Princess Sophie Hedwig o Saxe-Merseburg (4 August 1660 - 2 August 1686), mairit Johann Ernst, Duke o Saxe-Saalfeld.
  4. Heinrich, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg (2 September 1661 - 28 Julie 1738), inherited Spremberg; later (1731) an aw inheritit Merseburg.
  5. Prince Moritz o Saxe-Merseburg (29 October 1662 - 21 Aprile 1664).
  6. Princess Sibylle Marie o Saxe-Merseburg (28 October 1667 - 9 October 1693) mairit Christian Ulrich I, Duke o Württemberg-Oels.