Duke Ernst I of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

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Ernst III/I Anton Karl Ludwig of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld), Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

German: Ernst III/I Anton Carl Ludwig von Sachen-Coburg-Saalfeld (von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld), Herzog zu Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha
Also Known As: "Duke Ernest I of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha"
Birthplace: Coburg, Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Deutschland(HRR)
Death: Died in Gotha, Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha, Deutschland(DB)
Place of Burial: Coburg, Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha, Deutschland(DB)
Immediate Family:

Son of Franz Friedrich Anton von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Herzog and Princess Augusta Reuss of Ebersdorf
Husband of Louise of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg, Duchess consort of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld and Marie Antoinette Friederike Auguste (Marie) Anna of Württemberg, Duchess of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
Ex-husband of H.S.H. Princess Louise of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
Partner of Henriette Adelaide Pauline Panam
Father of Albert, Prince Consort; Ernst August von Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld; Ernest II, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha; Berta Ernestine Schmidt-Lowe; Ernst Albert Bruno von Bruneck and 1 other
Brother of Sophie Friedrika Caroline Luise von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Gräfin von Mensdorff-Pouilly; Princess Antoinette of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld; Grand Duchess Anna Fyodorovna of Russia; Unnamed Son von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Prinz; Prince Ferdinand of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and 6 others

Occupation: Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, became Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha after the redistribution of the family territories in 1826, Reigning duke of Saxe-Coburg & Gotha
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About Duke Ernst I of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha


First Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha 1826

Royal house

House of Wettin


Predecessor: Francis Successor: Became Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

  • Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha: Reign 1826–1844

Predecessor: Previously Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld Successor: Ernest II

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Duke Ernst I of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha's Timeline

January 2, 1784
Coburg, Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Deutschland(HRR)
Age 24
January 26, 1817
Age 33
July 31, 1817
Age 33
Gotha, Thuringia, Germany
July 31, 1817
Age 33
June 21, 1818
Age 34
Coburg, Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Deutschland(HRR)
August 26, 1819
Age 35
Coburg, Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Deutschland(DB)
March 31, 1826
Age 42
December 23, 1832
Age 48
Coburg, Bayern, Deutschland
Age 53