Francis, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld
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Francis, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld

Nobleman
Male
Born Jul 15, 1750
Hometown Coburg
Died Dec 9, 1806
Death Place Coburg

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Learn about the memorable moments in the evolution of Francis, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld.

CHILDHOOD

1750 Birth Born on July 15, 1750.

TWENTIES

1775 24 Years Old He laid the basis for a 300,000 picture collection of copperplate engravings in 1775, which can be visited today on the Veste Coburg and equipped the library of his residence with an extensive book collection.
1776 25 Years Old In Hildburghausen on 6 March 1776, Franz Frederick married Sophie of Saxe-Hildburghausen, a daughter of Ernst Frederick III Karl, Duke of Saxe-Hildburghausen. … Read More
1777 26 Years Old In Ebersdorf on 13 June 1777, Franz Frederick married Augusta Reuss of Ebersdorf und Lobenstein. … Read More

FORTIES

1800 49 Years Old Franz Frederick succeeded his father in the duchy of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld when he died in 1800. … Read More

FIFTIES

1805 55 Years Old In 1805, he bought back the Schloss Rosenau as a summer residence for his family; due to an administration of the debts of his father, Ernst Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, the property had passed out of the family.
1806 56 Years Old Died on December 9, 1806.
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