Dorothea Marie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

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Dorothea Marie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
Duchess of Saxe-Meiningen
Dorothea Maria of Saxe-Gotha, duchess of Saxe-Meiningen.jpg
Tenure 1706–1713
Spouse Ernst Ludwig I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen
Issue Joseph Bernhard, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Meiningen
Prince Friedrich August
Ernest Louis II
Luise Dorothea, Duchess of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
Charles Frederick
House House of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
House of Saxe-Meiningen
Father Frederick I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
Mother Magdalena Sybille of Saxe-Weissenfels
Born (1674-01-22)22 January 1674
Died 18 April 1713(1713-04-18) (aged 39)

Dorothea Marie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (22 January 1674 – 18 April 1713) was the wife of Ernst Ludwig I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen. She was the daughter of Frederick I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg and his first wife, Magdalena Sybille of Saxe-Weissenfels. She married Ernst Ludwig I on the 19 September 1704.


  1. Josef Bernhard (b. Meiningen, 27 May 1706 d. Rome, 22 March 1724)
  2. Friedrich August (b. Meiningen, 4 November 1707 d. Meiningen 25 Dec 1707)
  3. Ernst Ludwig II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (b. Coburg, 8 August 1709 d. Meiningen, 24 February 1729)
  4. Luise Dorothea (b. Meiningen, 7 December 1710 d. Gotha, 22 October 1771) married on 17 September 1729 to Frederick III, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
  5. Karl Frederick, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (b. Meiningen, 18 July 1712 d. Meiningen, 28 March 1743).


16. Johann Wilhelm, Duke of Saxe-Weimar
8. John II, Duke of Saxe-Weimar
17. Dorothea Susanne of Simmern
4. Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha
18. Joachim Ernst, Prince of Anhalt
9. Dorothea Maria of Anhalt
19. Eleonore of Württemberg
2. Frederick I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
20. Frederick Wilhelm I, Duke of Saxe-Weimar
10. Johann Philipp, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg
21. Anna Maria of the Palatinate-Neuburg
5. Elisabeth Sophie of Saxe-Anhalt
22. Henry Julius, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg
11. Elisabeth of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
23. Elizabeth of Denmark
1. Dorothea Marie of Saxe-Gotha
24. Christian I of Saxony
12. Johann Georg I, Elector of Saxony
25. Sophie of Brandenburg
6. August, Duke of Saxe-Weissenfels
26. Albert Frederick, Duke of Prussia
13. Magdalene Sybille of Prussia
27. Marie Eleonore of Cleves
3. Magdalena Sibylle of Saxe-Weissenfels
28. Johann VII of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
14. Adolf Frederick I, Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
29. Sophia of Schleswig-Holstein-Gottorp
7. Anna Maria of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
30. Enno III of Ostfriesland
15. Anna Maria of Ostfriesland
31. Anna of Holstein-Gottorp
Dorothea Marie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
Cadet branch of the April
Born: 22 January Died: 1674 18
Royal titles
Preceded by
Elisabeth Eleonore of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
Duchess consort of Saxe-Meiningen
27 April 1706–18 April 1713
Title next held by
Elisabeth Sophiie of Brandenburg