Franz Josias von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, was born 25 September 1697 in Saalfeld, Thuringia, Germany to Johann Ernst von Sachsen-Saalfeld (1658-1729) and Charlotte Johanna von Waldeck-Wildungen (1664-1699) and died 16 September 1764 in Bad Rodach, Bavaria, Germany of unspecified causes. He married Anna Sophia von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (1700-1780) 2 January 1723 in Rudolstadt, Thuringia, 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 Netherlands, Belgium, Belarus, Russia, Ukraine, Lithuania, Bohemia, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Switzerland, Portugal, Italy, Slovakia, Slovenia, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.


Offspring of Franz Josias von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld and Anna Sophia von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (1700-1780)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Ernst Friedrich von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1724-1800) 8 March 1724 Saalfeld, Thuringia, Germany 8 September 1800 Coburg, Bavaria, Germany Sofie Antoinette von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1724-1802)

Johann Wilhelm von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1726-1745)
Anna Sofie von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1727-1728)
Christian Franz von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1730-1797)
Charlotte von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1731-1810) 24 September 1731 Coburg, Bavaria, Germany 2 August 1810 Schwerin, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern, Germany Ludwig von Mecklenburg-Schwerin (1725-1778)

Friederike Magdalene von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1733-1734)
Friedrich Josias von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1737-1815)
Friederike Caroline von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1735-1791) 24 June 1735 Coburg, Bavaria, Germany 18 February 1791 Unterschwaningen, Bavaria, Germany Karl Alexander von Brandenburg-Ansbach (1736-1806)

Common ancestors of Franz Josias von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1697-1764) and Anna Sophia von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (1700-1780)

  1. Anna Maria von Pfalz-Neuburg (1575-1643)
  2. Dorothea Maria von Anhalt (1574-1617)
  3. Dorothea Susanna von Pfalz-Simmern (1544-1592)
  4. Eleonore von Württemberg (1552-1618)
  5. Elisabeth Sophia von Sachsen-Altenburg (1619-1680)
  6. Elisabeth of Denmark (1573-1625)
  7. Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1593-1650)
  8. Ernst I. von Sachsen-Gotha (1601-1675)
  9. Friedrich Wilhelm I. von Sachsen-Weimar (1562-1602)
  10. Heinrich Julius von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1564-1613)
  11. Joachim Ernst von Anhalt-Dessau (1536-1586)
  12. Johann Philipp von Sachsen-Altenburg (1597-1639)
  13. Johann Wilhelm I. von Sachsen-Weimar-Coburg (1530-1573)
  14. Johann von Sachsen-Weimar (1570-1605)

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