Karoline Ernestine zu Erbach-Schönberg was born 20 August 1727 in Gedern, Hesse, Germany to Georg August von Erbach-Schönberg (1691-1758) and Ferdinande Henriette zu Stolberg-Gedern (1699-1750) and died 22 April 1796 in Saalburg-Ebersdorf, Thuringia, Germany of unspecified causes. She married Heinrich XXIV. Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1724-1779) 28 June 1754 in Thurnau, Bavaria, 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, Russia, Denmark, France, the United Kingdom, Poland, Belgium, the Netherlands, Belarus, Ukraine, Austria, Lithuania, Bohemia, Slovakia, Slovenia, Italy, the Czech Republic, Switzerland, Spain, Hungary, Portugal, England, Turkey.


Offspring of Karoline Ernestine zu Erbach-Schönberg and Heinrich XXIV. Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1724-1779)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Heinrich XLVI. Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1755-1757)
Auguste Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1757-1831) 19 January 1757 Saalburg-Ebersdorf, Thuringia, Germany 16 November 1831 Coburg, Bavaria, Germany Franz von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld (1750-1806)

Luise Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1759-1840)
Heinrich LI. Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1761-1822)
Ernestine Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1762-1763)
Heinrich LIII. Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1765-1770)
Henriette Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1767-1801) 9 May 1767 Ebersdorf bei Coburg, Germany 3 September 1801 Coburg, Germany Emich Carl zu Leiningen (1763-1814)

Common ancestors of Karoline Ernestine zu Erbach-Schönberg (1727-1796) and Heinrich XXIV. Reuß zu Ebersdorf (1724-1779)

  1. Dorothea Reuß zu Gera (1570-1631)
  2. Georg Friedrich I. von Hohenlohe-Waldenburg (1562-1600)
  3. Georg III. von Erbach-Erbach (1548-1605)
  4. Magdalena von Nassau-Dillenburg (1547-1633)
  5. Maria von Barby-Mühlingen (1563-1619)
  6. Wolfgang von Hohenlohe-Weikersheim (1546-1610)

Noteworthy descendants include

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

Footnotes (including sources)

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