Charlotte was an elder sister of Charles William, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen and George I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen. Marriage [ edit ] Charlotte married Ernest, Hereditary Prince of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg (later Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg), son of Frederick III, Duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg and his wife Luise Dorothea of Saxe-Meiningen , on 21 March 1769 in Meiningen .
Princess Viktoria Elisabeth Auguste Charlotte of Prussia (24 July 1860 – 1 October 1919) was Duchess of Saxe-Meiningen from 1914 to 1918 as the wife of Bernhard III, the duchy's last ruler. Born at the Neues Palais in Potsdam , she was the second child and eldest daughter of Prince Frederick of Prussia , a member of the House of Hohenzollern who became Crown Prince of Prussia in 1861 and ...
Princess Philippine of Brandenburg-Schwedt (10 October 1745 – 1 May 1800); married Frederick II, Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel. Prince Georg Philipp Wilhelm of Brandenburg-Schwedt (3 May 1749 – 13 August 1751) Frederick William was 19 years older than the princess and he was called the "mad Margrave" because of his pranks and rude manners.
Sophia Dorothea of Hanover: 28. George, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg (=20, 24) 14. George William, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg: 29. Anne Eleonore of Hesse-Darmstadt (=21, 25) 7. Sophia Dorothea of Celle: 30. Alexandre Desmier, Seigneur d'Olbreuse: 15. Éléonore Desmier d'Olbreuse: 31. Jacquette Poussard du Bas-Vandré
Born a member of the Prussian royal house of Hohenzollern, she became Princess Adolf of Schaumburg-Lippe following her first marriage in 1890. Raised by her mother in a close, liberal, and anglophile environment, Viktoria fell in love with Alexander of Battenberg , the Prince of Bulgaria , but there was great opposition to the match and the couple never married.
Sophia Dorothea of Hanover (26 March [O.S. 16 March] 1687 – 28 June 1757) was Queen in Prussia and Electress of Brandenburg during the reign of her husband, King Frederick William I, from 25 February 1713 to 31 May 1740.
Historian Karin Feuerstein-Prasser has pointed out on the basis of evaluations of the correspondence between both fiancées, what different expectations William had of both marriages: He wrote to his sister Charlotte, the wife of Nicholas I of Russia, with reference to Elisa Radziwill: "One can love only once in life, really" and confessed with regard to Augusta, that "the Princess is nice and ...