Edward VII Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, King of the United Kingdom1

M, #100651, b. 9 November 1841, d. 6 May 1910
Last Edited=29 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=7.92%
HM King Edward VII of the United Kingdom
Oil on canvas by Sir Luke Fildes, 19022
     Edward VII Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, King of the United Kingdom was born on 9 November 1841 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.4 He was the son of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom. He was baptised on 25 January 1842. He married Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Denmark, daughter of Christian IX zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of Denmark and Luise Wilhelmine Friederike Karoline Auguste Julie Prinzessin von Hessen-Kassel, on 10 March 1863 at St. George's Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England.5,6 He died on 6 May 1910 at age 68 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England, from bronchitis.4 He was buried on 20 May 1910 at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England.7,8
     He was given the name of Edward Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha at birth. Edward VII Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, King of the United Kingdom also went by the nick-name of Bertie. He gained the title of Duke of Cornwall on 9 November 1841.4 He gained the title of Duke of Rothesay on 9 November 1841.4 He was created 1st Earl of Chester [U.K.] on 8 December 1841.4 He was created HRH Prince of Wales [U.K.] on 8 December 1841.4 He was created 1st Earl of Dublin [U.K.] on 17 January 1850.4 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) on 9 November 1858.9 He abdicated as Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha in 1863.9 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) on 24 May 1867.9 He was sponsor for James Albert Edward Hamilton, 3rd Duke of Abercorn at his baptism in 1869.10 He and Emily Charlotte Langtry were associated. He and Alice Frederica Edmonstone were associated between 1898 and 1910.11 He gained the title of HM King Edward VII of the United Kingdom on 22 January 1901.4 He was crowned King of the United Kingdom and Emperor of India on 9 August 1902 and styled 'By the Grace of God, of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and of the British Dominions beyond the Seas, King, Defender of the Failth, Emperor of India.12' He was sponsor for James Edward Hamilton, 4th Duke of Abercorn at his baptism in 1904.10 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.13
     

Citations

  1. [S5] Dulcie M. Ashdown, Victoria and the Coburgs (London, U.K.: Robert Hale, 1981), page 57. Hereinafter cited as Victoria and the Coburgs.
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  4. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 171. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  5. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 171, says 19 March 1863.
  6. [S36] Page 70. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S36]
  7. [S106] Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online ftp://ftp.cac.psu.edu/genealogy/public_html/royal/index.html. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website.
  8. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 321. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  9. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families, page 319.
  10. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 6. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  11. [S8] BP1999. [S8]
  12. [S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 22. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.
  13. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference "Edward VII, 1841-1910". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  14. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 262. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Alice Maud Mary Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom1

F, #100652, b. 25 April 1843, d. 14 December 1878
Last Edited=13 May 2012
Consanguinity Index=7.92%
Alice, Princess of the United Kingdom
by Franz Xavier Winterhalter, 1861 2
     Alice Maud Mary Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom was born on 25 April 1843 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.4 She was the daughter of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom. She married Ludwig IV Friedrich Wilhelm Karl Großherzog von Hessen und bei Rhein, son of Karl Wilhelm Ludwig Prinz General von Hessen und bei Rhein and Marie Elisabeth Caroline Viktoria Prinzessin von Preußen, on 1 July 1862 at Osborne House, Osborne, Isle of Wight, England.4 She died on 14 December 1878 at age 35 at Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany, from diptheria, which swept through the palace affecting all but one of her children.5,4
     She gained the title of HRH Princess Alice of the United Kingdom. As a result of her marriage, Alice Maud Mary Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom was styled as Großherzogin Alice von Hessen und bei Rhein on 1 July 1862. She has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.6
     

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 161. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  4. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 181.
  5. [S106] Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online ftp://ftp.cac.psu.edu/genealogy/public_html/royal/index.html. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website.
  6. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference "Alice Maud Mary, 1843-1878". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  7. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2693. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Alfred Ernest Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st and last Duke of Edinburgh1

M, #100653, b. 6 August 1844, d. 30 July 1900
Last Edited=18 Aug 2011
Consanguinity Index=7.92%
Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh2
     Alfred Ernest Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st and last Duke of Edinburgh was born on 6 August 1844 at Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England.4 He was the son of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom. He married Mariya Aleksandrovna Romanov, Grand Duchess of Russia, daughter of Aleksandr II Nikolaievich Romanov, Tsar of Russia and Marie Prinzessin von Hessen und bei Rhein, on 23 January 1874 at Winter Palace, St. Petersburg, Russia.4 He died on 30 July 1900 at age 55 at Schloss Rosenau, Coburg, Bayern, Germany, from cancer of the throat.4,5
     He gained the title of Herzog von Sachsen.6 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.).6 He was created 1st Earl of Ulster [U.K.] on 24 May 1866.6 He was created 1st Duke of Edinburgh [U.K.] on 24 May 1866.6 He was created Duke of Strathearn on 24 May 1866.5 He was created 1st Earl of Kent [U.K.] on 24 May 1866.6 He gained the title of HRH Prince Alfred of the United Kingdom.6 Alfred Ernest Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st and last Duke of Edinburgh also went by the nick-name of Affie. He was invested as a Knight, Order of St. Patrick (K.P.).6 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.).6 He was invested as a Knight Grand Commander, Order of the Star of India (G.C.S.I.).6 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.).6 He was invested as a Knight Grand Commander, Order of the Indian Empire (G.C.I.E.).6 He gained the rank of Admiral of the Fleet.6 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.).6 He was invested as a Knight Grand Commander, Order of the Star of India (G.C.S.I.).6 He gained the rank of General in the service of the Prussian Army.6 He succeeded to the title of Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha on 22 August 1893.6 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.7
     

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 185. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  4. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 189.
  5. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 308. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  6. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 112. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  7. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  8. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 199.

Helena Augusta Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom1

F, #100654, b. 25 May 1846, d. 9 June 1923
Last Edited=28 Aug 2011
Consanguinity Index=7.92%
HRH Princess Helena
by Franz Xavier Winterhalter 2
     Helena Augusta Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom was born on 25 May 1846 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.1 She was the daughter of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom. She married Friedrich Christian Karl August Prinz von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, son of Christian Karl Friedrich August Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg and Countess Luise Sophie von Danneskjold-Samsöe, on 5 July 1866 at Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England.3,1 She died on 9 June 1923 at age 77 at Schomberg House, Pall Mall, St. James's, London, England.1
     She gained the title of Princess Helena of the United Kingdom.4 Helena Augusta Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom also went by the nick-name of Lenchen. As a result of her marriage, Helena Augusta Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom was styled as Prinzessin Helena von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg on 5 July 1866.4

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 205. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S106] Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online ftp://ftp.cac.psu.edu/genealogy/public_html/royal/index.html. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website.
  4. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 166. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  5. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 206.

Louise Caroline Alberta Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom1

F, #100655, b. 18 March 1848, d. 3 December 1939
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=7.92%
HRH Princess Louise of the U.K., 1860 2
     Louise Caroline Alberta Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom was born on 18 March 1848 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.1 She was the daughter of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom. She married John George Edward Henry Douglas Sutherland Campbell, 9th Duke of Argyll, son of George Douglas Campbell, 8th Duke of Argyll and Lady Elizabeth Georgiana Sutherland-Leveson-Gower, on 21 March 1871.1 She died on 3 December 1939 at age 91 at Kensington Palace, Kensington, London, England.1 She was buried at Royal Mausoleum, Frogmore House, Windsor, Berkshire, England.3
     She gained the title of HRH Princess Louise of the United Kingdom.4 From 21 March 1871, her married name became Campbell. She was invested as a Lady, Royal Order of Victoria and Albert (V.A.).4 She was decorated with the award of the Imperial Order of the Crown of India (C.I.).4 She was invested as a Dame of Grace, Order of St. John of Jerusalem (D.G.St.J.).4 She was invested as a Dame Grand Cross, Order of the British Empire (G.B.E.).4 She was invested as a Dame Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.).4 She was honorary Colonel-in-Chief of the Princess Louise's Argyll and Sutherland Highlanders.4 As a result of her marriage, Louise Caroline Alberta Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom was styled as Duchess of Argyll on 24 April 1900.

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 206. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S106] Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online ftp://ftp.cac.psu.edu/genealogy/public_html/royal/index.html. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 105. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]


Arthur William Patrick Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn1

M, #100656, b. 1 May 1850, d. 16 January 1942
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=7.92%
HRH Prince Arthur
by Franz Xavier Winterhalter, 1852 2
     Arthur William Patrick Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn was born on 1 May 1850 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.3 He was the son of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom. He married Luise Margarete Alexandra Viktoria Agnes Prinzessin von Preußen, daughter of Friedrich Karl Nikolaus Prinz von Preußen and Marie Anne Prinzessin von Anhalt-Dessau, on 13 March 1879.4 He died on 16 January 1942 at age 91.3
     He gained the title of HRH Prince Arthur of the United Kingdom.1 He was educated at Royal Military Academy, Woolwich, Kent, England.5 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) on 24 May 1867.6 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1868 in the service of the Royal Artillery and Royal Engineers.5 He was invested as a Knight, Order of St. Patrick (K.P.) in 1869.5 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) on 24 May 1869.6 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.) in 1870.5 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1871.5 He was created 1st Earl of Sussex [U.K.] on 24 May 1874.6 He was created 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathearn [U.K.] on 24 May 1874.6 He was invested as a Knight Grand Commander, Order of the Indian Empire (G.C.I.E.) in 1887.5 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.) in 1890.5 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.) in 1896.5 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of the Bath (G.C.B.) in 1898.5 He gained the rank of Field Marshal in 1902.5 He held the office of Governor-General of Canada in 1911.5 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.7
     

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 176. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 209.
  4. [S106] Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online ftp://ftp.cac.psu.edu/genealogy/public_html/royal/index.html. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website.
  5. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 82. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  6. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 311. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  7. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference "Arthu William, 1850-1942". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Leopold George Duncan Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st Duke of Albany1

M, #100657, b. 7 April 1853, d. 28 March 1884
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=7.92%
HRH Prince Leopold
by Franz Xavier Winterhalter, 1855 2
     Leopold George Duncan Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st Duke of Albany was born on 7 April 1853 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.3 He was the son of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom. He was baptised on 28 June 1853 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.3 He married Hélène Frederike Auguste Prinzessin zu Waldeck und Pyrmont, daughter of Georg Viktor Prinz zu Waldeck und Pyrmont and Helene Wilhelmine Henriette Pauline Marianne Prinzessin von Nassau-Weilburg, on 27 April 1882.3 He died on 28 March 1884 at age 30 at Villa Nevada, Cannes, France, from haemophilia, after a fall where he bumped his knee.1,3 He was buried on 5 April 1884.3
     He gained the title of HRH Prince Leopold of Great Britain and Ireland.1 He gained the title of Herzog von Sachsen.3 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) on 24 May 1869.4 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) on 24 May 1871.3 He matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1872.3 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1874.3 He was invested as a Fellow, Society of Antiquaries (F.S.A.) in 1876.3 He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 30 May 1876 with a Doctor of Civil Laws (D.C.L.).3 He was invested as a Bailiff Grand Cross, Most Venerable Order of the Hospital of St. John of Jerusalem (G.C.St.J.) on 25 January 1877.3 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.) on 24 May 1880.3 He was created 1st Baron Arklow [U.K.] on 24 May 1881.3 He was created 1st Earl of Clarence [U.K.] on 24 May 1881.1,3 He was created 1st Duke of Albany [U.K.] on 24 May 1881.3 He gained the rank of honorary Colonel in 1882 in the service of the 3rd Seaforth Highlanders.3 He was suffered from haemophilia.1 He was sponsor for Leopold Guy Francis Maynard Greville, 6th Earl of Warwick at his baptism on 19 October 1882 at Chapel Royal, St. James's, London, England.5

Children of Leopold George Duncan Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st Duke of Albany and Hélène Frederike Auguste Prinzessin zu Waldeck und Pyrmont

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 215. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 86. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 313. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 338.
  6. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XIII, page 258.

Beatrice Mary Victoria Feodore Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom1

F, #100658, b. 14 April 1857, d. 26 October 1944
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=7.92%
HRH Princess Beatrice2
     Beatrice Mary Victoria Feodore Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom was born on 14 April 1857 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.5 She was the daughter of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom. She married Henry Maurice Prinz von Battenberg, son of Alexander Ludwig Georg Friedrich Emil Prinz von Hessen und bei Rhein and Julie Therese Gräfin von Hauke, on 23 July 1885 at Whippingham Church, Whippingham, Isle of Wight, England.5 She died on 26 October 1944 at age 87 at Bantridge Park, Balcombe, Sussex, England.5 She was buried at St. Mildred's Church, Whippingham, Isle of Wight, England.6
     She gained the title of HRH Princess Beatrice of the United Kingdom.1

Children of Beatrice Mary Victoria Feodore Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom and Henry Maurice Prinz von Battenberg

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 155. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  4. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  5. [S106] Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online ftp://ftp.cac.psu.edu/genealogy/public_html/royal/index.html. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website.
  6. [S105] Brain Tompsett, Royal Genealogical Data, online http://www3.dcs.hull.ac.uk/genealogy/royal/. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogical Data.
  7. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 52. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Denmark1

F, #100659, b. 1 December 1844, d. 20 November 1925
Last Edited=28 Oct 2010
Consanguinity Index=3.67%
HM Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom2
     Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Denmark was born on 1 December 1844 at Yellow Palace, Copenhagen, Denmark.1 She was the daughter of Christian IX zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of Denmark and Luise Wilhelmine Friederike Karoline Auguste Julie Prinzessin von Hessen-Kassel. She married Edward VII Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, King of the United Kingdom, son of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom, on 10 March 1863 at St. George's Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England.4,5 She died on 20 November 1925 at age 80 at Sandringham, Norfolk, England.1 She was buried at Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England.6
     She gained the title of HRH Princess Alexandra of Denmark.1 Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Denmark also went by the nick-name of Alix zu. As a result of her marriage, Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Denmark was styled as HRH Princess Alexandra of Wales on 10 March 1863. She was sponsor for Lady Alexandra Phyllis Hamilton at her baptism in 1876.7 She was invested as a Lady Companion, Order of the Garter (L.G.) in 1901.8 As a result of her marriage, Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Denmark was styled as HM Queen Alexandra of the United Kingdom on 9 August 1902.8 She has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.9
     

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 171. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  4. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 171, says 19 March 1863.
  5. [S36] Page 70. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S36]
  6. [S106] Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online ftp://ftp.cac.psu.edu/genealogy/public_html/royal/index.html. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website.
  7. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 6. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  8. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 319. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  9. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference "Alexandra Caroline, 1844-1925". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  10. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 262. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Albert Victor Christian Edward Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st Duke of Clarence and Avondale1

M, #100660, b. 8 January 1864, d. 14 January 1892
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HRH Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale2
     Albert Victor Christian Edward Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st Duke of Clarence and Avondale was born on 8 January 1864 at Frogmore House, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was the son of Edward VII Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, King of the United Kingdom and Alexandra Caroline Marie Charlotte Louise Julia zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, Princess of Denmark.3 He was baptised on 10 March 1864 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.3 He and Mary Prinzessin von Teck were engaged on 3 December 1891.4 He died on 14 January 1892 at age 28 at Sandringham Hall, Norfolk, England, from pneumonia.3 He was buried on 20 January 1892 at Windsor Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England.3
     He held the office of Aide-de-Camp to HM Queen Victoria in 1877.3 He was commissioned in 1877, in the service of the Royal Navy.3 He gained the rank of Midshipman in 1880.3 He was educated in 1883 at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.3 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) on 3 September 1883.5 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1886 in the service of the 10th Hussars.3 He gained the rank of Captain in 1887 in the service of the 9th Lancers.3 He gained the rank of Captain in 1887 in the service of the 3rd King's Royal Rifles.3 He was invested as a Knight, Order of St. Patrick (K.P.) on 28 June 1887.3 He gained the rank of Major in 1889 in the service of the 10th Hussars.3 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Cross, Order of Charles III of Spain.3 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in the service of the 4th Bombay Cavalry.3 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Cross, Order of the Lion of the Netherlands.3 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Cross, Order of the Southern Cross of Brazil.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Dublin University, Dublin, County Dublin, Ireland.3 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Cross, Order of the Tower and Sword of Portugal.3 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Cross, Order of the Annunciata of Italy.3 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Cross, Order of the Star of Romania.3 He was decorated with the award of the Grand Cross, Order of the Osmanli of Turkey.3 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in the service of the 4th Regiment, Bengal Infantry.3 He gained the rank of Honorary Colonel in the service of the 1st Punjab Cavalry.3 He was created 1st Earl of Athlone [U.K.] on 24 May 1890.1,6 He was created 1st Duke of Clarence and Avondale [U.K.] on 24 May 1890.3 He gained the title of HRH Prince Albert of the United Kingdom.1 Albert Victor Christian Edward Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st Duke of Clarence and Avondale also went by the nick-name of Eddy.
     On his death, all of his titles became extinct.6 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.7
     

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 171. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 262. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 178.
  5. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 319. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  6. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 303.
  7. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference "Albert Victor Christian Edward, 1864-1892". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.