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Bernhard III Friedrich Wilhelm Albrecht Georg zu Sachsen-Meiningen und Hildburghausen (Wettin, Ernestiner), Herzog

Birthplace: Meiningen, Thürringen, Deutschland
Death: Died in Meiningen, Thürringen, Deutschland
Place of Burial: Meiningen, Thuringia, Germany
Immediate Family:

Son of Georg II von Sachsen-Meiningen und Hildburghausen, Herzog and Charlotte Friedrike Luise Wilhelmine Marianne (Charlotte ) von Preußen, Herzogin zu Sachsen-Meiningen und Hildburghausen
Husband of Prinzessin Charlotte von Preußen, Herzogin zu Sachsen-Meiningen
Father of Feodora Victoria Auguste Marie Marianne von Sachsen-Meiningen und Hildburghausen, Prinzessin Reuß zu Köstritz
Brother of Georg Albrecht Prinz von Sachsen-Meiningen und Hildburghausen and Marie Elisabeth Prinzessin von Sachsen-Meiningen
Half brother of Ernst Prinz von Sachsen-Meiningen; Friedrich Johann Bernhard Hermann Heinrich Moritz von Sachsen-Meiningen, Prinz, general and Victor of Sachsen-Meiningen

Occupation: Herzog von Sachsen-Meiningen und Hildburghausen (1914-1918), Duke of Saxe-Meiningen
Managed by: Günther Kipp
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About Bernhard III, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen

  • Bernhard Friedrich Wilhelm Albert Georg Prinz von Sachsen-Meiningen und Hildburghausen.
  • Herzog Bernhard III von Sachsen-Meiningen und Hildburghausen (styled as HH Reigining Duke of Saxe-Meiningen und Hildburghausen) on 25 June 1914.
  • He abdicated on 10 November 1918, and was the last ruling duke.

Royal house

House of Wettin


Predecessor: Georg II Successor: Office abolished

  • Head of the House of Saxe-Meiningen 1918–1928

Predecessor: Georg II Successor: Prince Ernst

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Bernhard III, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen's Timeline

April 1, 1851
Meiningen, Thürringen, Deutschland
April 1, 1851
- June 25, 1914
February 18, 1878
Age 26
Berlin, Brandenburg, Deutschland

This was about land instead of love. Charlotte was more into parties than her husband. Their child, Feodora was mostly left in the care of nanies.

May 12, 1879
Age 28
Potsdam, Preußen, Deutschland(DKR)
June 25, 1914
- November 10, 1918
Age 63
January 16, 1928
Age 76
Meiningen, Thürringen, Deutschland
January 22, 1928
Age 76
Meiningen, Thuringia, Germany