Joseph Wilhelm Ernst, Prince of Fürstenberg

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Joseph Wilhelm Ernst, Prince of Fürstenberg

Joseph Wilhelm Ernst (born 1699 in Augsburg - died 1762 in Vienna) was a prince of Fürstenberg-Fürstenberg who changed his residence to Donaueschingen, at the head of the Danube, and thus converted the existing settlement into a town.[1] He was succeeded by his eldest son Joseph Wenzel.

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  1. ^ McLachlan, Gordon (2004). The Rough Guide to Germany. Rough Guides. p. 316.