Person:Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha (1)

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Ernest I , Duke of Saxe-Gotha
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Name Ernest I , Duke of Saxe-Gotha
Alt Name Ernst I , Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg
Alt Name Ernst van Saksen Gotha
Gender Male
Birth? 25 Dec 1601 Altenburg, Sachsen-Altenburg, Germany
Marriage 24 Oct 1636 Sachsen-Altenburg, Germanyto Princess Elisabeth Sophie of Saxe-Altenburg
Death? 26 Mar 1675 Gotha, Thüringen, GermanySchloss Friedenstein?


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Ernest I, called "Ernest the Pious" (Altenburg, 25 December 1601 – Schloss Friedenstein, Gotha, 26 March 1675), was a duke of Saxe-Gotha and Saxe-Altenburg. The duchies were later merged into Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg.

He was the ninth but sixth surviving son of John II, Duke of Saxe-Weimar, and Dorothea Maria of Anhalt. His mother was a granddaughter of Christoph, Duke of Württemberg, and great-granddaughter of Ulrich, Duke of Württemberg.

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