Ernest III of Saxony-Hildburghausen
He was duke of Saxony-Hildburghausen and founder of the ducal House of Saxony-Hildburghausen.
Wire of Ernest Ier of Saxony-Gotha and Elisabeth of Sophie of Saxony-Altenburg.
Five children were born from this union:
Ernest-Frederic Ier of Saxony-Hildburghausen, duke of Saxony-Hildburghausen
Ernest III of Saxony-Hildburghausen founded the fourth branch of the Maison of Wettin, it belonged to the branch Ernestin E founded by Ernest of Saxony.
With died of his/her father occurred in 1675, Ernest III of Saxony-Hilburghausen jointly controlled with his/her brothers the duchy. At the time of the division of the grounds signed in 1680, the towns of Hildburghausen, Helburg, Königsberg échurent in Ernest III of Saxony-Hildburghausen. By this division he became the founder of the branch of Saxony-Hildburghausen (fourth branch of the Maison of Wettin), it died out in 1991. With died from his/her brothers Henri (1710) and Albert (1699) deceased without heirs, Ernest III of Saxony-Hilburghausen accepted the towns of Sonnefeld and Behringen.
Ernest III of Saxony-Hilburghausen undertook great work for its castle of HIlburghausen. In 1710, it gave to refuge to Protestant families Frenchwoman driven out by the Édit of Nantes (October 17th 1685).
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