Elisabeth Dorothea von Sachsen-Gotha was born 8 January 1640 in Coburg, Bavaria, Germany to Ernst I. von Sachsen-Gotha (1601-1675) and Elisabeth Sophia von Sachsen-Altenburg (1619-1680) and died 24 August 1709 in Butzbach, Hesse, Germany of unspecified causes. She married Ludwig VI. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1630-1678) 5 December 1666 in Gotha, 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), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from Germany, France, the United Kingdom, Denmark, Poland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, Switzerland, Lithuania, Russia, Ukraine, the Netherlands, Portugal, Italy, Belarus, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, England, Turkey.


Offspring of Elisabeth Dorothea von Sachsen-Gotha and Ludwig VI. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1630-1678)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Ernst Ludwig von Hessen-Darmstadt (1667-1739) 15 December 1667 Gotha, Thuringia, Germany 12 September 1739 Einhausen, Hesse, Germany Dorothea Charlotte von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1661-1705)

Georg von Hessen-Darmstadt (1669-1705)
Sophie Luise von Hessen-Darmstadt (1670-1758)
Philipp von Hessen-Darmstadt (1671-1736)
Johann von Hessen-Darmstadt (1672-1673)
Heinrich von Hessen-Darmstadt (1674-1741)
Elisabeth Dorothea von Hessen-Darmstadt (1676-1721) 24 April 1676 Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany 9 September 1721 Homburg, Saarpfalz, Saarland, Germany Friedrich III. von Hessen-Homburg (1673-1746)

Friedrich von Hessen-Darmstadt (1677-13)

Common ancestors of Elisabeth Dorothea von Sachsen-Gotha (1640-1709) and Ludwig VI. von Hessen-Darmstadt (1630-1678)

  1. Christian III of Denmark (1503-1559)
  2. Dorothea von Sachsen-Lauenburg (1511-1571)
  3. Elisabeth of Denmark (1485-1555)
  4. Georg der Fromme von Brandenburg-Ansbach-Kulmbach (1484-1543)
  5. Hedwig von Münsterberg-Öls (1508-1531)
  6. Joachim Ernst von Anhalt-Dessau (1536-1586)
  7. Joachim I. Nestor von Brandenburg (1484-1535)
  8. Joachim II. Hector von Brandenburg (1505-1571)
  9. Johann III. von Kleve (1490-1539)
  10. Johann IV. von Anhalt-Dessau (1504-1551)
  11. Margaretha von Brandenburg (1511-1577)
  12. Maria von Jülich (1491-1543)
  13. Maria von Österreich (1531-1581)
  14. Wilhelm von Jülich-Kleve-Berg (1516-1592)

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