Ernst von Sachsen-Hildburghausen was born 12 July 1655 in Gotha, Thuringia, Germany to Ernst I. von Sachsen-Gotha (1601-1675) and Elisabeth Sophia von Sachsen-Altenburg (1619-1680) and died 17 October 1715 in Hildburghausen, Thuringia, Germany of unspecified causes. He married Sophia Henriette von Waldeck (1662-1702) 30 November 1680 in Bad Arolsen, Hesse, Germany. Notable ancestors include Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Poland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, Switzerland, Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine, the Netherlands, Portugal, Italy, Belarus, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of Ernst von Sachsen-Hildburghausen and Sophia Henriette von Waldeck (1662-1702)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Ernst Friedrich I. von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1681-1724) 21 August 1681 9 March 1724 Sophia Albertine von Erbach-Erbach (1683-1742)

Sophie Charlotte von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1682-1684)
Sophie Charlotte von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1685-1710)
Karl Wilhelm von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1686-1687)
Josef Friedrich von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1702-1787)

Common ancestors of Ernst von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1655-1715) and Sophia Henriette von Waldeck (1662-1702)

  1. Johann IV. von Anhalt-Dessau (1504-1551)
  2. Margaretha von Brandenburg (1511-1577)

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