Wilhelm Ernst, Duke o Saxe-Weimar
Wilhelm Ernst, Duke o Saxe-Weimar (19 October 1662 – 26 August 1728) wis a duke o Saxe-Weimar.
|Duke o Saxe-Weimar|
|Predecessor||Johann Ernst II|
|Successor||Ernst August I|
|Born||19 October 1662|
|Dee'd||26 August 1728 (aged 65)|
|Spouse||Charlotte Marie o Saxe-Jena|
|Hoose||Hoose o Wettin|
|Faither||Johann Ernst II, Duke o Saxe-Weimar|
|Mither||Princess Christine Elisabeth o Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg|
Sax month efter the daith o his faither (2 November 1683), Wilhelm Ernst mairit in Eisenach with Charlotte Marie, his cousin an auldest surviving dochter o his uncle Bernhard II, Duke o Saxe-Jena, in order tae secure the faimily lands. At that time, the guardian o Charlotte an his younger brither, the duke Johann Wilhelm o Saxe-Jena, was the duke Johann Georg I o Saxe-Eisenach, their anly surviving uncle. When he died in 1686, the guardianship o the duke o Saxe-Jena wis taken bi Wilhelm Ernst, his cousin an brither-in-law.