Augusta of Saxe-Gotha

Augusta Princess of Saxe-Gotha

Daughter of Friedrich II. Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1676-1732) and his wife Magdalena Augusta Princess of Anhalt-Zerbst (1676-1740)

Born: Gotha 30. Nov 1719

Married: Chapel Royal, St. James’s Palace, London 17. Apr 1736 Frederick, Prince of Wales (1707-1751), son of George II. King of Great Britain and Ireland (1683-1760) and his wife Caroline Margravine of Brandenburg-Ansbach (1683-1737)


Died: Carlton House, London 8. Feb 1772 from throat cancer

Buried: Westminster Abbey



Source: Detlev Schwennicke "Europäische Stammtafeln. Neue Folgen", Vol. I/1, 1998, Vittorio Klostermann