BIOGRAPHY OF ADOLPHUS HANOVER 1ST DUKE CAMBRIDGE 1774-1850

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: HANOVER

Descent English Royalty: Son George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 22G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 24 Feb 1774 Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge was born to George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland (35) and Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz

On 02 Jun 1776 Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge (2) was appointed 604th Knight Garter: George III

In 1801 Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge (26) was created 1st Duke Cambridge (4C 1801)

On 01 Jun 1818 Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge (44) and Augusta Hesse-Kassel (20) were married

On 26 Mar 1819 George Hanover 2nd Duke Cambridge was born to Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge (45) and Augusta Hesse-Kassel (21) at Cambridge House

On 27 Nov 1833 Mary Adelaide Hanover was born to Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge (59) and Augusta Hesse-Kassel (36) at Hanover

On 08 Jul 1850 Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge (76) died

Augusta Hanover was born to Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge and Augusta Hesse-Kassel

ANCESTRY

Father: George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

GrandFather: Frederick Louis Hanover (Son George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

1G GrandFather: George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland (Son George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland (1G Grandson James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Ernest Augustus Hanover Elector Brunswick-Lüneburg

4G GrandFather: George Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

4G GrandMother: Anne Eleonore Hesse-Darmstadt

3G GrandMother: Sophia Palatinate-Simmern (Granddaughter James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stewart (Daughter James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

2G GrandMother: Sophia Dorothea Hanover

3G GrandFather: George Wilhelm Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

4G GrandFather: George Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

4G GrandMother: Anne Eleonore Hesse-Darmstadt

3G GrandMother: Eleonore Esmier D'Olbreuse

1G GrandMother: Caroline Hohenzollern

2G GrandFather: John Frederick Hohenzollern

3G GrandFather: Albert Hohenzollern

4G GrandFather: Joachim Ernst Hohenzollern

GrandMother: Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

1G GrandFather: Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg II Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

2G GrandFather: Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg I Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

3G GrandFather: Ernest "The Pious" Saxe-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Gotha

4G GrandFather: Johann Wettin II Duke Saxe-Weimar

4G GrandMother: Dorothea Maria Anhalt

3G GrandMother: Elisabeth Sophie Saxe-Altenburg

2G GrandMother: Magdalena Sibylle Saxe-Weissenfels

1G GrandMother: Magdalena Augusta Anhalt-Zerbst Anhaltzerbst

Mother: Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz