BIOGRAPHY OF EDWARD HANOVER 1ST DUKE KENT AND STRATHEARN 1767-1820

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 02 Aug 1767 Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn was born to George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland (29) and Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz at Buckingham House

On 02 May 1786 Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn (18) was appointed 601st Knight Garter: George III

On 24 Apr 1799 Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn (31) was created 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn

On 29 May 1818 Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn (50) and Marie Luise Victoria Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (31) were married at Ehrenburg Palace

On 11 Jul 1818 Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn (50) and Marie Luise Victoria Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (31) were married at Kew Palace

On 24 May 1819 Victoria Hanover I Queen United Queendom was born to Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn (51) and Marie Luise Victoria Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (32)

On 23 Jan 1820 Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn (52) died at Woolbrook Cottage

On 12 Feb 1820 Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn was buried at St George's Chapel

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