Hereditary Prince Alfred of Wettin of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

15 October 1874–6 February 1899 (Age 24)
Eastwell, Kent, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Alfred

When Hereditary Prince Alfred of Wettin of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha was born on 15 October 1874, in Eastwell, Kent, England, United Kingdom, his father, Alfred Ernest Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha And The United Kingdom Duke Of Edimburgh, was 30 and his mother, Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna Romanov, was 20. He died on 6 February 1899, in Meran, Tirol, Austria, at the age of 24, and was buried in Coburg, Coburg, Bavaria, Germany.

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Family Time Line

Alfred Ernest Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha And The United Kingdom Duke Of Edimburgh
1844–1900
Grand Duchess Maria Alexandrovna Romanov
1853–1920
Hereditary Prince Alfred of Wettin of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
1874–1899
Princess Marie of Wettin of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
1875–1938
Princess Victoria Melita of Wettin of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
1876–1936
Princess Alexandra of Wettin of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
1878–1942
(Stillborn) of Wettin
1879–1879
Princess Beatrice of Wettin of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland
1884–1966

World Events (6)

1877 · Trial of Detectives

Age 3

The Trial of Detective, also known as the Turf Fraud Scandal, was a scandal involving 3 senior Scotland Yard detectives. It was a scam involving bets made on horse races. 
1880 · School Attendance Becomes Mandatory for Children

Age 6

School attendance became compulsory from ages five to ten on August 2, 1880.
1884

Age 10

Art Nouveau Period (Art and Antiques).

Name Meaning

Korean: unexplained.

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Sources (3)

  • Alfred Alexander Ernest William Albert in entry for Alfred Alexander William Ernest Albert, Duke Of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, "British Newspaper Archives, Obituaries"
  • Prince Alfred in entry for Duke Alfred Alexander William Ernest Albert Saxe-Coburg, "British Newspaper Archives, Obituaries"
  • Prince Alfred in entry for Alfred Alexander William Ernest Albert, Duke Of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, "British Newspaper Archives, Obituaries"

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