BiographyFriedrich Erdmann von Sachsen-Merseburg, Erbprinz von Sachsen-Merseburg, was born 20 September 1691 in Merseburg, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany to Christian II. von Sachsen-Merseburg (1653-1694) and Erdmuthe Dorothea von Sachsen-Zeitz (1661-1720) and died 2 June 1714 in Köthen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany of unspecified causes. He married Eleonore Wilhelmine von Anhalt-Köthen (1696-1726) 15 February 1714 in Köthen, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from Germany, Denmark, Russia, France, the United Kingdom, Poland, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, Austria, Switzerland, Lithuania, Belarus, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Italy, Portugal, Ukraine, the Netherlands, England, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire.
Common ancestors of Friedrich Erdmann von Sachsen-Merseburg (1691-1714) and Eleonore Wilhelmine von Anhalt-Köthen (1696-1726)