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Bernhard III, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen








Reign
June 25, 1914 - November 10, 1918  (4 years)

Preceded by Georg II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen 

Duchy abolished on November 10, 1918  (98 years)




Birth
April 1, 1851
Meiningen, Germany
House of Saxe-Meiningen


Death
January 16, 1928
Meiningen, Germany
76 years


Parents
Georg II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen  (1826-1914) (88 years)
married 1850-55 (5 years, widowed)
Charlotte, Princess of Prussia  (1831-55) (24 years)


Siblings
1. Georg, Prince of Saxe-Meiningen  (1852-55) (3 years)
2. Marie Elisabeth, Princess of Saxe-Meiningen  (1853-1923) (70 years)
3. Ernst, Prince of Saxe-Meiningen  (1859-1941) (82 years) (Paternal Half-Brother)
4. Friedrich, Prince of Saxe-Meiningen  (1861-1914) (53 years) (Paternal Half-Brother)
5. Viktor, Prince of Saxe-Meiningen  (1865-65) (3 days) (Paternal Half-Brother)


Paternal Grandparents
Bernhard II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen  (1800-82) (82 years)
married 1825-82 (57 years, died)

Marie Frederica, Princess of Hesse-Kassel  (1804-88) (84 years)

(Children: 1 son, 1 daughter)


Maternal Grandparents
Albert, Prince of Prussia  (1809-72) (63 years)
married 1830-49 (19 years, divorced)

Marianne, Princess of the Netherlands  (1810-83) (73 years)

(Children: 1 son, 3 daughters)


Marriages
1. 1878-1919 (41 years, widowed)  Charlotte, Princess of Prussia  (1860-1919) (59 years)



Children
1. Feodora, Princess of Saxe-Meiningen  (1879-1945) (66 years)
married 1898-1939 (41 years, widowed)  Heinrich XXX, Prince Reuss of Köstritz  (1864-1939) (75 years)
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