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Saxe-Römhild

Duchy of Saxe-Römhild
Herzogtum Sachsen-Römhild
State of the Holy Roman Empire

1680–1707
Capital Römhild
Government Principality
Historical era 17th century
 -  Partitioned from
    Saxe-Gotha
 1680 1680
 -  Extinction of line  1707 1707

The Duchy of Saxe-Römhild was one of the Saxon Duchies held by the Ernestine line of the Wettin Dynasty. Established in 1680 for Heinrich, fourth son of Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Gotha. The line became extinct after the childless death of the duke in 1710 and his lands were disputed between his brothers. Eventually, Römhild was retained by his younger brother, Johann Ernst.

Duke of Saxe-Römhild

Incorporated into Saxe-Coburg and Saxe-Saalfeld (later rename Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld in 1735)

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