Marriage and Issue
In Güstrow on 29 March 1692 Heinrich married Elisabeth of Mecklenburg-Güstrow, sister of Hedwig, the wife of Heinrich's brother August, Duke of Saxe-Merseburg-Zörbig. They had three children:
- Maurice (b. Spremberg, 29 October 1694 - d. Spremberg, 11 April 1695).
- Christiana Fredericka (b. Spremberg, 17 May 1697 - d. Spremberg, 21 August 1722).
- Gustava Magdalena (b. Spremberg, 2 October 1699 - d. Spremberg, 3 October 1699).
Without surviving male issue, the line of Saxe-Merseburg became extinct upon his death.
|Heinrich, Duke of Saxe-Merseburg House of Wettin Born: 2 September 1661 Died: 28 July 1738|
|Duke of Saxe-Merseburg
1731 – 1738
duchy reverted to the Electorate of Saxony
|Name||Heinrich, Duke of Saxe-Merseburg|
|Alternative names||Henry of Saxe-Merseburg|
|Short description||Duke of Saxe-Merseburg (1731-1738)|
|Date of birth||2 September 1661|
|Place of birth||Merseburg|
|Date of death||28 July 1738|
|Place of death||Doberlug|
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