Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach. Father. Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach. Mother. Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia. Signature. Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (Augusta Marie Luise Katharina; 30 September 1811 – 7 January 1890) was Queen of Prussia and the first German Empress as the wife of Wilhelm I, German Emperor .
Augusta was the third and last child of her parents' marriage. She was described as unattractive, but cheerful and wise. On 17 June 1851, she married Prince Hermann of Saxe-Weimar and Eisenach. He was her age and served in the Cavalry of Württemberg as an officer. Later that year, he was promoted from Rittmeister to lieutenant colonel.
Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach was born on September 30th, 1811, as the second daughter and third child of Charles Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, and Maria Pavlovna of Russia. Augusta’s mother was the granddaughter of Catherine the Great, Tsarina of Russia, making Augusta Catherine the Great’s great-granddaughter.
Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach was born on 30 September 1811 as the daughter of Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach and Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia. The disappointment in her gender was great as she was not the hoped-for heir. Her younger brother, the future Grand Duke, would not arrive until seven years later. Augusta [read more]
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Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach: Frederick III: Son of: 1888 German Emperor: 1831 1888 Victoria, Princess Royal: Wilhelm II: Son of 1888–1918 German Emperor: 1859 1941 Augusta Victoria of Schleswig-Holstein. Hermine Reuss of Greiz
Charles Augustus, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach: 6. Charles Frederick, Grand Duke of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach: 13. Princess Louise of Hesse-Darmstadt: 3. Princess Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach: 14. Paul I of Russia: 7. Grand Duchess Maria Pavlovna of Russia: 15. Princess Sophie Dorothea of Württemberg
Death date: 07.01.1890. Extra names: Princess Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach. Categories: Princess. Cemetery: Grand Ducal Burial Vault. Princess Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (Augusta Marie Luise Katharina; 30 September 1811 – 7 January 1890) was the Queen of Prussia and the first German Empress as the consort of William I, German Emperor.
Augusta, German Empress in 1888; 1888 portrait paintings of women; 19th-century oil portraits of sitting women at half length; Black and white reproductions of 19th-century portrait paintings of women in color; Portrait paintings of women wearing tiaras (diadems) Augusta of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach in art
Civil registration records are records of births, marriages, and deaths kept by the government. In Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach), they were started 1 January 1876. German terms for these records include Standesamtsregister, Zivilstandsregister, or Personenstandsregister. They are an excellent source for information on names and dates and places of births ...