Ernst II, Duke o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

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Ernst II
Duke o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
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Duke o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
Ring1772–1804
PredecessorFrederick III
SuccessorAugustus
Born30 Januar 1745(1745-01-30)
Gotha
Dee'd20 Apryle 1804(1804-04-20) (aged 59)
Gotha
SpousePrincess Charlotte o Saxe-Meiningen
IssueErnst, Hereditary Prince o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
Augustus
Frederick IV
Prince Ludwig
HooseSaxe-Gotha-Altenburg
FaitherFriedrich III, Duke o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
MitherLuise Dorothea o Saxe-Meiningen
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Ernst II, Duke o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (30 Januar 1745 – 20 Aprile 1804) wis the reigning Duke o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg frae 1772 tae 1804. He wis the third but seicont surviving son o Frederick III, Duke o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg and Luise Dorothea o Saxe-Meiningen. The daith o his aulder brither Frederick in 1756 made him the heir tae the duchy o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg.

Mairiage[eedit | eedit soorce]

In Meiningen on 21 Mairch 1769, Ernst mairit Princess Charlotte o Saxe-Meiningen

Issue[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Ernst, Hereditary Prince o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (27 Februar 1770 – 3 December 1779).
  2. Emil Leopold August, Duke o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (23 November 1772 – 27 May 1822)
  3. Frederick IV, Duke o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (28 November 1774 – 11 Februar 1825).
  4. Prince Ludwig o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (21 October 1777 – 26 October