Princess Eleonore Sophie o Saxe-Weimar

Princess Eleonore Sophie o Saxe-Weimar (22 Mairch 1660 – 4 Februar 1687), wis a German noblewoman member o the House o Wettin an bi mairiage Duchess o Saxe-Merseburg-Lauchstädt.

Eleonore Sophie o Saxe-Weimar
Duchess consort o Saxe-Merseburg-Lauchstädt
Born22 Mairch 1660(1660-03-22)
Dee'd4 Februar 1687(1687-02-04) (aged 26)
SpousePhilipp, Duke o Saxe-Merseburg-Lauchstädt
FaitherJohn Ernest II, Duke o Saxe-Weimar
MitherChristine Elisabeth o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg


In Weimar on 9 Julie 1684 Eleonore Sophie mairit Prince Philipp o Saxe-Merseburg, third surviving son o Duke Christian I. Shortly after the wedding, he received the toun o Lauchstädt as his appanage, an took his residence there.


  1. Princess Christiana Ernestina o Saxe-Merseburg-Lauchstädt (16 September 1685 – 20 Juin 1689).
  2. Johann Wilhelm, Hereditary Prince o Saxe-Merseburg-Lauchstädt (27 Januar 1687 – 21 Juin 1687).

Eleonore Sophie died in Lauchstädt aged 26, echt days efter the birth o her son, probably frae childbirth complications.