Duke Eugen Friedrich Heinrich of Württemberg

Brief Life History of Eugen Friedrich

When Duke Eugen Friedrich Heinrich of Württemberg was born on 21 November 1758, in Schwedt, Schwedt Oder, Uckermark, Brandenburg, Germany, his father, Friedrich Eugen Heinrich von Württemberg II, was 26 and his mother, Prinzessin Friederike Sophia Dorothea von Brandenburg-Schwedt, was 21. He married Princess Louise von Stolberg-Gedern von Württemberg on 21 January 1787, in Gedern, Wetteraukreis, Hesse, Germany. They were the parents of at least 4 sons and 2 daughters. He died on 20 June 1822, in Meiningen, Schmalkalden-Meiningen, Thuringia, Germany, at the age of 63, and was buried in Meiningen, Schmalkalden-Meiningen, Thuringia, Germany.

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Duke Eugen Friedrich Heinrich of Württemberg
Princess Louise von Stolberg-Gedern von Württemberg
Marriage: 21 January 1787
Duke Friedrich Eugen Carl Paul Ludwig Oldenburg of Württemberg
Friederike Sophia Luise Duchess Of Wurttemberg
Luise Friederike Sofie Dorothea Oldenburg
Friedrich Karl Georg Ferdinand von Württemberg
Karl Friedrich Heinrich von Württemberg
Friedrich Paul Wilhelm, Duke Of Wurttemberg

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  • Eugen Friedrich Heinrich von Württemberg, "Find A Grave Index"

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1813 · Germans defeat Napolean in Leipzig

On Oct 19, 1813, Germany defeats Napolean. The commanding officer for the Allied side was Prince Karl Phillipp Schwarzenberg.


The Congress of Vienna established the German Confederation of 39 independent German states.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: German Kurt, Erwin, Helmut, Manfred, Otto, Dieter, Hans, Christl, Ewald, Gerd, Gerhard, Guenter.

German and Jewish (Ashkenazic): from the personal name Heinrich, composed of the ancient Germanic elements haim, heim ‘home’ + rīc ‘power’ (see also Henry ). In the Middle Ages this was the most popular of personal names in Germany.

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

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