Princess Clotilde of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha

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Archduchess Clotilde
Princess Clotilde of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Archduchess of Austria.jpg
Born(1846-07-08)8 July 1846
Neuilly-sur-Seine, Île-de-France, Kingdom of the French
Died3 June 1927(1927-06-03) (aged 80)
Alcsút, Hungary
(m. 1864; died 1905)
German: Marie Adelheid Amalie Clotilde
HouseSaxe-Coburg and Gotha
FatherPrince August of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
MotherPrincess Clémentine of Orléans
ReligionRoman Catholic

Princess Marie Adelheid Amalie Clotilde of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha,[1] full German name: Marie Adelheid Amalie Clotilde, Prinzessin von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha, Herzogin zu Sachsen[1] (8 July 1846, Neuilly-sur-Seine, Île-de-France, Kingdom of the French[1] – 3 June 1927, Alcsút, Hungary[1]) was a Princess of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha by birth and an Archduchess of Austria through her marriage to Archduke Joseph Karl of Austria.


Clotilde with her brother, Ferdinand I of Bulgaria, paternal nephew Kiril, Prince of Preslav, and their nephew Prince Leopold Clement of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha.

Clotilde was the third child and eldest daughter of Prince August of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and his wife Princess Clémentine of Orléans.[1] Her youngest brother was Ferdinand I of Bulgaria and her paternal uncle was Ferdinand II of Portugal.

Marriage and issue[edit]

Clotilde married Archduke Joseph Karl of Austria, second son of Archduke Joseph, Palatine of Hungary and his wife Duchess Maria Dorothea of Württemberg, on 12 May 1864 in Coburg.[1] Clotilde and Joseph Karl had seven children:[1]



  1. ^ a b c d e f g Darryl Lundy (25 Nov 2004). "Marie Adelheid Amalie Clothilde Prinzessin von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld". Retrieved 2009-05-10.