Joseph, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg

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Joseph, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg Gender: M
Joseph Georg Friedrich Ernst Karl
born on 27 August 1789 at 23:45 (= 11:45 PM )
Place Hildburghausen, Germany, 50n25, 10e44
Timezone LMT m10e44 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_vircol.18.gif 04°59' s_mo.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 08°56 Asc.s_cancol.18.gif 04°03'

Duke of Saxe-Altenburg Joseph


German nobility, Duke of Saxe-Altenburg 1834–1848. In 1814, he and his brother George fought with the allies against France in the Napoleonic Wars. Later he was a General Major in Saxon services. He died in Altenburg on 25 November 1868.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Die Herzöge Von Sachsen-Altenburg" by Heinrich Ferd Schoeppl (BoD – Books on Demand, 2011 [1917]), p. 176: "Am 27. August 1789 verkündete um 3/4 12 Uhr nachts in Hildburghausen Kanonendonner und Glockengeläute die Geburt des Erbprinzen Joseph Georg Friedrich Ernst Karl."

Translation: On August 27, 1789 at 3/4 12 o'clock at night [11:45pm] in Hildburghausen the thunder of cannons and the ringing of bells announced the birth of Crown Prince Joseph Georg Friedrich Ernst Karl.


  • Vocation : Military : Military career (General Major)
  • Notable : Famous : Royal family (House of Wettin)