George V Windsor, King of the United Kingdom1

M, #100661, b. 3 June 1865, d. 20 January 1936
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=1.66%
King George V of the United Kingdom2
     George V Windsor, King of the United Kingdom was born on 3 June 1865 at Marlborough House, London, England.4 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. He was baptised on 7 July 1865.4 He married Mary Prinzessin von Teck, daughter of Franz Paul Karl Ludwig Alexander Herzog von Teck and Mary Adelaide Wilhelmina Elizabeth Hanover, Princess of Cambridge, on 6 July 1893 at St. James's Palace, Chapel Royal, St. James's, London, England.5 He died on 20 January 1936 at age 70 at Sandringham, Norfolk, England, from bronchitis.1 He was buried on 28 January 1936.6
     He was a member of the House of Wettin.7 He gained the title of Herzog von Sachsen on 3 June 1865.4 He gained the title of HRH Prince George of Great Britain and Ireland on 3 June 1865.4 He gained the title of Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha on 3 June 1865.4 He was given the name of George Frederick Ernest Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha at birth. He gained the rank of Cadet in September 1877 in the service of the Royal Navy, serving in the Britannia.8 He gained the rank of Midshipman on 8 January 1880 in the service of the Royal Navy, serving in the Bacchante and the corvette Canada.4 He gained the rank of Sub-Lieutenant on 3 June 1884.4 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) on 4 August 1884.4 He gained the rank of Lieutenant on 8 October 1885 in the service of the Royal Navy, serving in the battleships Thunderer, Dreadnought and Alexandra, and the Northumberland. He commanded Torpedo Boat 79, as well as the gunboat Thrush.4 He gained the rank of Commander on 24 August 1891 in the service of the Royal Navy, commanding the cruiser Melampus.4 He was created 1st Duke of York [U.K.] on 24 May 1892.4 He was created 1st Earl of Inverness on 24 May 1892.1 He was created 1st Baron Killarney on 24 May 1892.1 He held the office of President of the Highland and Agricultural Society [Scotland] between 1893 and 1895.5 He gained the rank of Captain on 2 January 1893.5 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.) on 8 June 1893.5 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) on 5 July 1893.5 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 18 July 1894.5 He held the office of President of the Royal Agricultural Society between 1897 and 1903.5 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Royal Victorian Order (G.C.V.O.) on 30 June 1897.5 He was invested as a Knight, Order of St. Patrick (K.P.) on 20 August 1897.5 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Ireland] on 20 August 1897.5 He gained the rank of Rear-Admiral on 1 January 1901.5 He gained the title of Baron of Renfrew on 22 January 1901.1 He gained the title of Duke of Cornwall on 22 January 1901.1 He gained the title of Earl of Carrick on 22 January 1901.1 He gained the title of Duke of Rothesay on 22 January 1901.1 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Order of St. Michael and St. George (G.C.M.G.) on 9 March 1901.5 He was created 1st Earl of Chester [U.K.] on 9 November 1901.5 He was created HRH Prince George of Wales on 9 November 1901.5 He was decorated with the award of the Royal Victorian Chain in 1902.8 He was decorated with the award of the Imperial Service Order (I.S.O.) on 31 March 1903.5 He gained the rank of Vice-Admiral on 26 June 1903.5 He held the office of Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports from 1905 to 1907.8 He held the office of Constable of Dover Castle from 1905 to 1907.8 He was invested as a Knight Grand Commander, Order of the Indian Empire (G.C.I.E.) on 28 September 1905.5 He was invested as a Knight Grand Commander, Order of the Star of India (G.C.S.I.) on 28 September 1905.5 He gained the rank of Admiral in 1907.8 He gained the rank of Admiral of the Fleet in 1910.8 He gained the title of HM King George V of the United Kingdom on 6 May 1910.9 George V Windsor, King of the United Kingdom also went by the nick-name of 'The Sailor King'. He was crowned King of the United Kingdom and Emperor of India on 22 June 1911 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England, 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.9' In 1917 his name was legally changed to George Frederick Ernest Albert Windsor.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.10
     

Children of George V Windsor, King of the United Kingdom and Mary Prinzessin von Teck

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. [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 XII/2, page 924. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XII/2, page 925.
  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. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page cxxxviii. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  8. [S9] Charles Kidd and David Williamson, editor, DeBretts Peerage and Baronetage (London, U.K.: DeBrett's Peerage, 1999), volume 1, page cv. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1999.
  9. [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.
  10. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference "George V, 1865-1936". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  11. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Louise Victoria Alexandra Dagmar Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom1

F, #100662, b. 20 February 1867, d. 4 January 1931
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=1.66%
HRH Princess Royal Louise of the United Kingdom2
     Louise Victoria Alexandra Dagmar Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom was born on 20 February 1867 at Marlborough House, London, England.1 She was the daughter 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. She was baptised on 10 May 1867. She married Alexander William George Duff, 1st Duke of Fife, son of James Duff, 5th Earl Fife and Lady Agnes Georgiana Elizabeth Hay, on 27 July 1889 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.1 She died on 4 January 1931 at age 63 at Portman Square, Marylebone, London, England.3,1 She was buried at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England.4 She was buried at Chapel, Mar Lodge, Braemar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.4
     As a result of her marriage, Louise Victoria Alexandra Dagmar Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom was styled as Duchess of Fife on 27 July 1889. She was invested as a Lady, Royal Order of Victoria and Albert (V.A.).5 She was decorated with the award of the Imperial Order of the Crown of India (C.I.).5 She was Commander-in-Chief of the 4th/7th Dragoon Guards.5 She gained the title of HRH Princess Royal Louise of the United Kingdom on 9 November 1905.4 Louise Victoria Alexandra Dagmar Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom also went by the nick-name of Lulu.

Children of Louise Victoria Alexandra Dagmar Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom and Alexander William George Duff, 1st Duke of Fife

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. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  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. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 320. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  5. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1426. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  6. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 179.
  7. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Victoria Alexandra Olga Mary Windsor, Princess of the United Kingdom1

F, #100663, b. 6 July 1868, d. 3 December 1935
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=1.66%
HRH Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom2
     Victoria Alexandra Olga Mary Windsor, Princess of the United Kingdom was born on 6 July 1868 at Marlborough House, London, England.1 She was the daughter 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. She died on 3 December 1935 at age 67 at Coppins, Iver, Buckinghamshire, England.1 She was buried at Royal Mausoleum, Frogmore House, Windsor, Berkshire, England.3
     She gained the title of HRH Princess Victoria of the United Kingdom.1 She was given the name of Victoria Alexandra Olga Mary Saxe-Coburg and Gotha at birth. In 1917 her name was legally changed to Windsor.

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. [S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."
  3. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 320. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.

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

F, #100664, b. 26 November 1869, d. 20 November 1938
Last Edited=4 Feb 2014
Consanguinity Index=1.66%
     Maud Charlotte Mary Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom was born on 26 November 1869 at Marlborough House, London, England.1 She was the daughter 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. She married Haakon VII zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of Norway, son of Frederik VIII zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of Denmark and Louise Josephine Eugènie Bernadotte, Princess of Sweden, on 22 July 1896 at Buckingham Palace, St. James's, London, England.1 She died on 20 November 1938 at age 68 at London, England.1
     She gained the title of HRH Princess Maud of the United Kingdom.1 From 18 November 1905, her married name became Queen Maude of Norway.2

Child of Maud Charlotte Mary Victoria Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom and Haakon VII zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, King of Norway

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. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 177.

Alexander John Charles Robert Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Prince of the United Kingdom1

M, #100665, b. 6 April 1871, d. 7 April 1871
Last Edited=22 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=1.66%
     Alexander John Charles Robert Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Prince of the United Kingdom was born on 6 April 1871 at Sandringham House, Sandringham, Norfolk, 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. He died on 7 April 1871 at Sandringham House, Sandringham, Norfolk, England.1
     He gained the title of HRH Prince John of the United Kingdom.1

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 177. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.


Georg Viktor Prinz zu Waldeck und Pyrmont1

M, #100666, b. 14 January 1831, d. 12 May 1893
Last Edited=16 Nov 2003
     Georg Viktor Prinz zu Waldeck und Pyrmont was born on 14 January 1831. He was the son of Georg II Prinz zu Waldeck und Pyrmont and Emma Prinzessin von Anhalt-Bernburg-Schaumburg-Hoym. He married, firstly, Helene Wilhelmine Henriette Pauline Marianne Prinzessin von Nassau-Weilburg, daughter of Georg Wilhelm August Heinrich Belgicus Herzog von Nassau-Weilburg and Pauline Friederike Marie Prinzessin von Württemberg, on 26 September 1853 at Wiesbaden, Hessen, Germany. He married, secondly, Luise Prinzessin zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg, daughter of Friedrich Herzog zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg and Adelheid Prinzessin zu Schaumburg-Lippe, on 29 April 1891. He died on 12 May 1893 at age 62.
     He gained the title of Prinz zu Waldeck und Pyrmont.1

Child of Georg Viktor Prinz zu Waldeck und Pyrmont and Luise Prinzessin zu Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg

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. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 225. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  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 XIII, page 258. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Friedrich III, Deutscher Kaiser, König von Preußen1

M, #100667, b. 18 October 1831, d. 15 June 1888
Last Edited=15 Nov 2012
Consanguinity Index=3.35%
Kaiser Friedrich III of Germany2
     Friedrich III, Deutscher Kaiser, König von Preußen was born on 18 October 1831 at Neues Palais, Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany.4 He was the son of Wilhelm I Ludwig, Deutscher Kaiser, König von Preußen and Marie Luise Auguste Catherine Prinzessin von Sachsen-Weimar-Eisenach.5 He married Victoria Adelaide Mary Louisa Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom, daughter of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom, on 25 January 1858 at St. James's Palace, Chapel Royal, St. James's, London, England.1 He died on 15 June 1888 at age 56 at Schloss Friedrichskron, Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany.1,4 He was also reported to have died on 15 June 1888 at Neues Palais, Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany. He was buried on 18 June 1888 at Friedenskirche, Potsdam, Brandenburg, Germany.6
     He was given the name of Friedrich Wilhelm Nikolaus Karl at birth. He gained the title of Prinz von Preußen. He was crowned Emperor of Germany and King of Prussia on 9 March 1888.7,1 He succeeded to the title of Friedrich III Deutscher Kaiser (styled as HIM Kaiser of Germany) on 9 March 1888.1 He succeeded to the title of Friedrich III König von Preußen on 9 March 1888.5

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 149. 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. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 50. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  5. [S38] John Morby, Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 137. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.
  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. [S106] Royal Genealogies Website, online ftp://ftp.cac.psu.edu/genealogy/public_html/royal/index.html, says 9 Mar 1887.

Wilhelm II, Deutscher Kaiser, König von Preußen1

M, #100668, b. 27 January 1859, d. 4 June 1941
Last Edited=15 Nov 2012
Consanguinity Index=1.67%
Wilhelm II, Kaiser of Germany 2
     Wilhelm II, Deutscher Kaiser, König von Preußen was born on 27 January 1859.1 He was the son of Friedrich III, Deutscher Kaiser, König von Preußen and Victoria Adelaide Mary Louisa Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom.4 He married, firstly, Auguste Viktoria Prinzessin von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg, daughter of Friedrich Christian August Herzog von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg and Adelheid Prinzessin zu Hohenlohe-Langenburg, on 27 February 1881.1 He married, secondly, Hermine Prinzessin Reuss zu Greiz, daughter of Heinrich XXII Prinz Reuss zu Greiz and Ida Mathilde Adelheid Prinzessin zu Schaumburg-Lippe, on 5 November 1922.5 He died on 4 June 1941 at age 82.1
     He was given the name of Friedrich Wilhelm Viktor Albert at birth. He gained the title of Prinz von Preußen. He was crowned Emperor of Germany and King of Prussia on 15 June 1888.1 He gained the title of Wilhelm II König von Preußen on 15 June 1888.4 He gained the title of Wilhelm II Deutscher Kaiser (styled as SM der Deutsche Kaiser) on 15 June 1888.1 He abdicated as Deutsche Kaiser and König von Preußen on 28 November 1918 although Wilhelm never personally abdicated.1

Children of Wilhelm II, Deutscher Kaiser, König von Preußen and Auguste Viktoria Prinzessin von Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenburg

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 149. 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. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  4. [S38] John Morby, Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 137. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.
  5. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 161.

Ludwig IV Friedrich Wilhelm Karl Großherzog von Hessen und bei Rhein1

M, #100669, b. 12 September 1837, d. 13 March 1892
Last Edited=13 May 2012
Consanguinity Index=8.11%
     Ludwig IV Friedrich Wilhelm Karl Großherzog von Hessen und bei Rhein was born on 12 September 1837.2 He was the son of Karl Wilhelm Ludwig Prinz General von Hessen und bei Rhein and Marie Elisabeth Caroline Viktoria Prinzessin von Preußen.3 He married, firstly, Alice Maud Mary Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Princess of the United Kingdom, daughter of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom, on 1 July 1862 at Osborne House, Osborne, Isle of Wight, England.2 He married, secondly, Countess Alexandrine Hutten-Czapska, daughter of Count Adam Hutten-Czapsky and Countess Marianne Rzewuska, on 30 April 1884 at Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany.4 He and Countess Alexandrine Hutten-Czapska were divorced on 9 July 1884.5 He died on 13 March 1892 at age 54 at Darmstadt, Hessen, Germany.2
     He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1862.6 He succeeded to the title of Großherzog Ludwig IV von Hessen und bei Rhein on 13 June 1877.2

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. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 181.
  3. [S38] John Morby, Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 135. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.
  4. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 146. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  5. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 187.
  6. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2693. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  7. [S38] John Morby, Dynasties of the World, page 136.

Hélène Frederike Auguste Prinzessin zu Waldeck und Pyrmont1

F, #100670, b. 17 February 1861, d. 1 September 1922
Last Edited=16 Nov 2003
Consanguinity Index=1.85%
     Hélène Frederike Auguste Prinzessin zu Waldeck und Pyrmont was born on 17 February 1861 at Arolsen, Hessen, Germany.2 She was the daughter of Georg Viktor Prinz zu Waldeck und Pyrmont and Helene Wilhelmine Henriette Pauline Marianne Prinzessin von Nassau-Weilburg.3 She married Leopold George Duncan Albert Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, 1st Duke of Albany, son of Albert Prinz von Sachsen-Coburg und Gotha and Victoria Alexandrina Hanover, Queen of the United Kingdom, on 27 April 1882.2 She died on 1 September 1922 at age 61 at Hinterris, Tirol, Austria.4,1
     She gained the title of Prinzessin zu Waldeck und Pyrmont.1

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. [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.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XIII, page 258.
  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.