|Princess Christine Elisabeth|
|Duchess consort of Saxe-Weimar|
|Predecessor||Eleonore Dorothea of Anhalt-Dessau|
|Successor||Vacant (Title next held by Charlotte Marie of Saxe-Jena)|
|Born||23 June 1638|
|Died||7 June 1679 (aged 40)|
|Spouse||John Ernest II, Duke of Saxe-Weimar|
|Issue||Anna Dorothea, Abbess of Quedlinburg|
Wilhelmine Christine, Countess of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen
Eleonore Sophie, Duchess of Saxe-Merseburg-Lauchstädt
William Ernest, Duke of Saxe-Weimar
John Ernest III, Duke of Saxe-Weimar
|Father||John Christian, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg|
|Mother||Anna of Oldenburg-Delmenhorst|
Born in Sonderburg, she was the second of the four children born from the marriage of John Christian, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg, and Countess Anna of Oldenburg-Delmenhorst. From her three older and younger siblings, two survive adulthood: Dorothea Auguste (by marriage Landgravine of Hesse-Darmstadt) and Christian Adolph, Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg.
- Anna Dorothea (Weimar, 12 November 1657 – Quedlinburg, 23 June 1704), Abbess of Quedlinburg (1685).
- Wilhelmine Christine (Weimar, 26 January 1658 – Sondershausen, 30 June 1712), married on 25 September 1684 to Christian William I, Count of Schwarzburg-Sondershausen.
- Eleonore Sophie (Weimar, 22 March 1660 – Lauchstädt, 4 February 1687), married on 9 July 1684 to Philipp, Duke of Saxe-Merseburg-Lauchstädt.
- William Ernest, Duke of Saxe-Weimar (Weimar, 19 October 1662 – Weimar, 26 August 1728).
- John Ernest III, Duke of Saxe-Weimar (Weimar, 22 June 1664 – Weimar, 10 May 1707).
After the death of her father-in-law (1662), she became Duchess of Saxe-Weimar.
She died in Weimar aged 40. She was buried in the Fürstengruft, Weimar.
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Princess Christine Elisabeth of Schleswig-Holstein-SonderburgBorn: 23 June 1638 Died: 7 June 1679
Eleonore Dorothea of Anhalt-Dessau
| Duchess consort of Saxe-Weimar
Title next held byCharlotte Marie of Saxe-Jena