BiographyJohann Philipp von Sachsen-Altenburg, Herzog von Sachsen-Altenburg, was born 25 January 1597 in Torgau, Saxony, Germany to Friedrich Wilhelm I. von Sachsen-Weimar (1562-1602) and Anna Maria von Pfalz-Neuburg (1575-1643) and died 1 April 1639 in Altenburg, Thuringia, Germany of unspecified causes. He married Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1593-1650) 25 October 1618 in Altenburg, 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, Poland, Austria, the Czech Republic, Spain, Hungary, Belgium, Switzerland, Lithuania, Italy, Portugal, Russia, Ukraine, the Netherlands, Belarus, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, England, Turkey.
|Offspring of Johann Philipp von Sachsen-Altenburg and Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1593-1650)|
|Elisabeth Sophia von Sachsen-Altenburg (1619-1680)||10 October 1619 Halle, Saxony-Anhalt, Germany||20 December 1680 Gotha, Thuringia, Germany|| Ernst I. von Sachsen-Gotha (1601-1675)|
Common ancestors of Johann Philipp von Sachsen-Altenburg (1597-1639) and Elisabeth von Braunschweig-Wolfenbüttel (1593-1650)