August II (Wettin) von Sachsen

Friederich August Joseph Maria Anton Johann Nepomuk Aloys Xaver (Wettin) von Sachsen (1670 - 1733)

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Friederich August Joseph Maria Anton Johann Nepomuk Aloys Xaver (August II) "the Strong" von Sachsen formerly Wettin
Born in Dresden, Kurfürstentum Sachsen, Heiliges Römisches Reichmap
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Husband of — married in Bayreuth, Kurfürstentum Bayern, Heiliges Römisches Reichmap
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Died in Warszawa, Polskamap
Profile last modified | Created 28 Apr 2012
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Categories: House of Wettin | Warsaw, Poland | Polish Royalty.


August II, Król Polski, King of Poland, König von Polen.

Frederick-August II of Saxony, nicknamed "August der Starke", Elector of Saxony, also August II, King of Poland and Grand Duke of Lithuania, was the son of John Wettin and Anne Oldenberg.

  • Elector and Duke of Saxony from 1694 to his death, as Frederick Augustus I (Friedrich August I, Kurfürst und Herzog von Sachsen)
  • King of Poland and Lithunia, as August II, from 1697.


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Augustus II Wettin, King of Poland (1730)
Augustus II Wettin, King of Poland (1730)

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On 28 Jun 2017 at 21:34 GMT Isabelle Rassinot wrote:

Most of the spouses are mistresses and should be removed as wives. Thank you!

On 28 Jun 2017 at 21:25 GMT Isabelle Rassinot wrote:

Wettyn-3 and Wettin-42 appear to represent the same person because: Clear duplicate, please keep German version

August II is 15 degrees from William Brewster, 19 degrees from Skye Driggs and 7 degrees from Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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