History - On This Day- September 2nd. 1648 - Magdalena Sibylle of Saxe-Weissenfels

Magdalena Sibylle of Saxe-Weissenfels was born on September 2nd. 1648.
Her parents had been August, Duke of Saxe-Weissenfels and his wife
Anna Maria of Mecklenburg-Schwerin.


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On November 14th. 1669 she married Frederick I, Duke of
Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg. They would have 8 children.

These children would marry into very important German Families like:
Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt;
Saxe-Meiningen;
Anhalt-Zerbst;
Mecklenburg Strelitz.

Magdalena Sibylle of Saxe-Weissenfels died on January 7th. 1681 and
she was buried in Friedenstein Castle.