Joseph Bernhard, Hereditary Prince o Saxe-Meiningen

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Joseph Bernhard
Hereditary Prince o Saxe-Meiningen
Born27 Mey 1706
Dee'd22 Mairch 1724 (aged 17)
Spouseniver mairit
Issuenae issue
FaitherErnst Ludwig I, Duke o Saxe-Meiningen
MitherPrincess Dorothea Marie o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

Joseph Bernhard, Hereditary Prince o Saxe-Meiningen (27 Mey 1706 - 22 Mairch 1724) wis the heir apparent tae the Duchy o Saxe-Meiningen an uised the teetle o Hereditary Prince. He wis a son o Princess Dorothea Marie o Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg an her husband Ernst Ludwig I, Duke o Saxe-Meiningen. He wis also a brither o the future Ernst Ludwig II o Saxe-Meiningen.

Frae 1721, Joseph Bernhard attendit the academy in Strasbourg under the incognito "Coont o Bildstein" an the following year witnessed the coronation o Louis XV. in Reims during the Regency o the Duke o Orléans. Frae 1723 he undertouk his cavalier tour thegither with his brither Ernst Ludwig, where he died in Roum o a heated fever, which wis accompanied bi side stitches, at the age o 17.