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There are 18 vital records available on MyHeritage for Ernest I , Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, including birth records, marriage records, and death records. Vital records are historical records that are typically recorded around the actual time of the event, which means they are likely accurate. Vital records include information like the event date and place, and the person's occupation and residence. Vital records also often include information about the person's relatives. For example, birth and marriage records include names of parents and divorce records list the names of children.
Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (; 2 January 1784 – 29 January 1844), was (as Ernest III) the last sovereign duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld and from 1826, the first sovereign duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. He is a patrilineal ancestor and great-great-great-grandfather of Queen Elizabeth II.