Christian I, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg

Christian I o Saxe-Merseburg (27 October 1615 – 18 October 1691), wis the first duke o Saxe-Merseburg an a member of the House o Wettin.

He wis a son o Johann Georg I, Elector o Saxony, an his wife Magdalene Sibylle o Proushie.


MairiageEedit

In Dresden on 19 November 1650, Christian mairit Christiana, a dochter o Philip, Duke o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg in a double mairiage in which his brither Maurice mairit Christiana's sister.


IssueEedit

  1. Princess Magdalene Sophie o Saxe-Merseburg (19 October 1651 - 29 Mairch 1675).
  2. Prince Johann Georg o Saxe-Merseburg (4 December 1652 - 3 Januar 1654).
  3. Christian II, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg (19 November 1653 - 20 October 1694).
  4. August, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg-Zörbig (15 Februar 1655 - 27 Mairch 1715), inherited Zörbig.
  • Stillborn son (1 Februar 1656).
  1. Philipp (26 October 1657 - killed in action at Fleurus, 1 Julie 1690), inheritit Lauchstädt.
  2. Princess Christiane o Saxe-Merseburg (Juin 1659 - 13 Mairch 1679), mairit 1677 to Christian, Duke o Saxe-Eisenberg.
  3. Princess Sophie Hedwig o Saxe-Merseburg (4 August 1660 - 2 August 1686), mairit Johann Ernst, Duke o Saxe-Saalfeld.
  4. Heinrich, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg (2 September 1661 - 28 Julie 1738), inherited Spremberg; later (1731) also inheritit Merseburg.
  5. Prince Moritz o Saxe-Merseburg (29 October 1662 - 21 Aprile 1664).
  6. Princess Sibylle Marie o Saxe-Merseburg (28 October 1667 - 9 October 1693), mairit Christian Ulrich I, Duke o Württemberg-Oels.