Princess Pauline o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
Princess Pauline o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (Pauline Ida Marie Olga Henriette Katherine; 25 Julie 1852 – 17 May 1904) wis the wife o Karl August, Hereditary Grand Duke o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach.
|Pauline o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach|
|Hereditary Grand Duchess o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach|
Pauline in 1868.
|Born||25 Julie 1852|
|Dee'd||17 Mey 1904 (aged 51)|
|Spouse||Karl August, Hereditary Grand Duke o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach|
|Issue||Wilhelm Ernst, Grand Duke o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach|
|Hoose||Hoose o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach |
(by birth an mairiage)
|Faither||Prince Hermann o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach|
|Mither||Princess Auguste o Württemberg|
On 26 August 1873 at Friedrichshafen, Baden-Württemberg, Pauline mairit Karl August, Hereditary Grand Duke o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach. Thay war seicont cousins, as she wis the paternal granddochter o Prince Bernhard, younger brither o the Charles Frederick, Grand Duke o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, the grandfaither o Karl August.
- Wilhelm Ernst, Grand Duke o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (0 Juin 1876 - 24 Aprile 1923) mairit (1) Princess Caroline Reuss o Greiz (nae issue) an (2) Princess Feodora o Saxe-Meiningen (haed issue).
- Prince Bernhard o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach (18 Aprile 1878 - 1 October 1900) niver mairit.
Karl August died on 22 November 1894 o inflammation o the lungs, aged 50.
He never succeedit as Grand Duke o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach. Consequently, Pauline wis ayeweys kent as Hereditary Grand Duchess, or efter his daith, Dowager Hereditary Grand Duchess. Thair auldet son Wilhelm Ernst succeedit as Grand Duke.
In her final years, Pauline spent a lot o time in Italy, an wis a frequent visitor tae the This mairiage did nae appear in the Almanach de Gotha, an wis nae approved bi her son the Grand Duke. Consequently, the marriage wis nae sanctioned bi the Saxe-Weimar govrenment. She continued tae be styled as grand duchess anly bi courtesy, as she wis unpopular wi her faimily an her son's subjects.
Teetles an stylesEdit
- 25 Julie 1852 - 26 August 1873 Her Highness Princess Pauline o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach, Duchess o Saxony
- 26 August 1873 – 22 November 1894 Her Ryal Highness The Hereditary Grand Duchess o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach
- 22 November 1894 – 17 Mey 1904 Her Ryal Highness The Dowager Hereditary Grand Duchess o Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach