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Ernst Ludwig II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen

Ernst Ludwig II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen

German duke
Ernst Ludwig II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen
The basics

Quick Facts

Intro German duke
Was Noble Aristocrat
From Germany
Type Royals
Gender male
Birth 8 August 1709, Coburg, Germany
Death 24 February 1729, Meiningen, Germany (aged 19 years)
Star sign LeoLeo
Family
Mother: Dorothea Marie of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg
Father: Ernst Ludwig I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen
Siblings: Princess Luise Dorothea of Saxe-MeiningenJoseph Bernhard von Sachsen-MeiningenKarl Friedrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen
The details

Biography

Ernst Ludwig II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (Coburg, 8 August 1709 – Meiningen, 24 February 1729), was a duke of Saxe-Meiningen.

He was the third but second surviving son of Ernst Ludwig I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen and his first wife, Dorothea Marie of Saxe-Gotha.

The death of his older brother Josef Bernhard (22 March 1724) made him the heir to the duchy of Saxe-Meiningen. When his father died seven months later (24 November 1724), Ernst Ludwig - fifteen years old- inherited the duchy along with his younger brother Karl Frederick.

Because the two princes were under age when their father died, their uncles Frederik Wilhelm and Anton Ulrich served as their guardians until 1733.

Ernst Ludwig died after reigning five years, only twenty years old and unmarried. He was succeeded by his younger brother, Karl Frederick.

Ancestry

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