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Princess Anna Sophie of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt

Princess Anna Sophie of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (9 September 1700 – 11 December 1780) was a Princess of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt.

Princess Anna Sophie
Duchess of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld
Anna Sofia di Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, duchessa di Sassonia-Coburgo-Saalfeld.jpg
Tenure1745–1764
Born(1700-09-09)9 September 1700
Rudolstadt
Died11 December 1780(1780-12-11) (aged 80)
Römhild
SpouseFrancis Josias, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld
IssueErnest Frederick
Prince Johann Wilhelm
Princess Anna Sophie
Prince Christian Franz
Charlotte Sophie, Duchess of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
Princess Fredericka Magdalene
Princess Fredericka Caroline
Prince Josias
HouseSchwarzburg
FatherLouis Frederick I, Prince of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
MotherAnna Sophie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

She was the daughter of Louis Frederick I, Prince of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt (15 October 1667 – 24 June 1718) and Anna Sophie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (1670–1728).

FamilyEdit

On 2 January 1723 in Rudolstadt, she married Franz Josias, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. They had the following children:

Titles and stylesEdit

  • 9 September 1700 – 2 January 1723: Her Serene Highness Princess Anna Sophie of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
  • 2 January 1723 - 16 September 1764: Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld
  • 16 September 1764 - 11 December 1780: Her Royal Highness The Dowager Duchess of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld

AncestryEdit

Princess Anna Sophie of Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt
Cadet branch of the House of Schwarzburg
Born: 9 September 1700 Died: 11 December 1780
German royalty
Title created Duchess consort of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld
4 September 1745 – 16 September 1764
Succeeded by
Sophia Antonia of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel