Prince Leopold o Saxe-Coburg an Gotha
Prince Leopold o Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (31 Januar 1824 – 20 Mey 1884) was a German prince o the Hoose o Saxe-Coburg an Gotha-Koháry.
|Prince o Saxe-Coburg an Gotha|
Duke o Saxony
|Born||31 Januar 1824|
|Dee'd||20 Mey 1884 (aged 60)|
|Buirial||Friedhof am Glockenberg, Coburg|
|Issue||Franz, Baron o Ruttenstein|
|Hoose||Saxe-Coburg an Gotha-Koháry|
|Faither||Prince Ferdinand o Saxe-Coburg an Gotha|
|Mither||Maria Antonia Koháry de Csábrág|
Mairiage an issueEedit
At one point Leopold was considered as a potential husband for Queen Isabel II o Spain. This did nae, however, prove tae be realistic, gien the resistance o Fraunce
Later, Leopold met Constanze Geiger, a common woman. She bore him a son, cried Franz in Vienna on 12 October 1860. Leopold an Constanze mairit sax month later, on 23 Aprile 1861. Immediately, he recognised his son, wha wis created Freiherr von Ruttenstein on 24 Julie 1862. The same day, Constanze wis created Freifrau von Ruttenstein in her own right. Because the mairiage o his parents wis unequal (an thus morganatic), Franz wis barred frae the succession o Koháry an Saxe-Coburg-Gotha. Regardless, he died childless and unmarried on 29 August 1899.