Prinzessin Ernestine Friederike Sophie von Sachsen-Hildburghausen was born 22 February 1760 in Hildburghausen, Thuringia, Germany to Ernst Friedrich III. Karl von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1727-1780) and Ernestine Auguste Sophie von Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach (1740-1786) and died 28 October 1776 in Coburg, Bavaria, Germany of influenza. She married Franz von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1750-1806) 6 March 1776 in Hildburghausen, Thuringia, 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 Russia, Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Denmark, the Netherlands, Belgium, Belarus, Ukraine, Poland, Austria, Lithuania, Bohemia, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Slovakia, Slovenia, Switzerland, Portugal, Italy, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.

Common ancestors of Sophie von Sachsen-Hildburghausen (1760-1776) and Franz von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1750-1806)

  1. Elisabeth Sophia von Sachsen-Altenburg (1619-1680)
  2. Ernst I. von Sachsen-Gotha (1601-1675)

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