Augusta von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg was born 30 November 1719 in Gotha, Thuringia, Germany to Friedrich II. von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg (1676-1732) and Magdalena Augusta von Anhalt-Zerbst (1679-1740) and died 8 February 1772 in Carlton House, London, London, England, United Kingdom of esophageal cancer. She married Frederick Lewis, Prince of Wales (1707-1751) 27 April 1736 in St James's Palace, London, London, England, United Kingdom. Notable ancestors include Gustav I of Sweden (1496-1560), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from Germany, Sweden, Denmark, France, the United Kingdom, Russia, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, Poland, Austria, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, Switzerland, Slovakia, Slovenia, Italy, Ukraine, the Netherlands, Portugal, England, Turkey.


Offspring of Frederick Lewis of Wales and Augusta von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg (1719-1772)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Augusta of Great Britain (1737-1813) 31 July 1737 St James Palace, Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom 23 March 1813 Hanover Square, Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom Karl II. Wilhelm Ferdinand von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1735-1806)

George III of the United Kingdom (1738-1820) 4 June 1738 Norfolk House, Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom 29 January 1820 Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom Charlotte von Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744-1818)

Edward Augustus, Duke of York and Albany (1739-1767) 25 March 1739 St James Square, Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom 17 September 1767 Place du Palais, Monaco
Elizabeth Caroline of Great Britain (1740-1759)
William Henry, Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh (1743-1805) 14 November 1743 Leicester House, Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom 25 August 1805 Gloucester House, Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom Maria Walpole (1739-1807)
Almeria Carpenter (c1745-1809)

Henry Frederick, Duke of Cumberland and Strathearn (1745-1790)
Louisa Anne of Great Britain (1749-1768)
Frederick William of Great Britain (1750-1765)
Caroline Matilda of Great Britain (1751-1775) 11 July 1751 Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom 10 May 1775 Celle, Lower Saxony, Germany Christian VII of Denmark (1749-1808)
John Frederick Struensee (1737-1772)

Common ancestors of Augusta von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg (1719-1772) and Frederick Lewis, Prince of Wales (1707-1751)

  1. Dorothea Maria von Anhalt (1574-1617)
  2. Johann von Sachsen-Weimar (1570-1605)

Noteworthy descendants include

  1. Wilhelm II., Deutscher Kaiser (1859-1941)

Footnotes (including sources)

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