BIOGRAPHY OF EDWARD HANOVER DUKE YORK 1739-1767

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: HANOVER

Descent English Royalty: Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Descent French Royalty: 11G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 21G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 25 Mar 1739 Edward Hanover Duke York was born to Frederick Louis Hanover (32) and Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg (19)

In 1752 Edward Hanover Duke York (12) was appointed 567th Knight Garter: George II

On 01 Apr 1760 Edward Hanover Duke York (21) was appointed as Duke York

On 17 Sep 1767 Edward Hanover Duke York (28) died at York Room

ANCESTRY

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

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

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

2G GrandFather: Ernest Augustus Hanover Elector Brunswick-Lüneburg

3G GrandFather: George Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

3G GrandMother: Anne Eleonore Hesse-Darmstadt

2G GrandMother: Sophia Palatinate-Simmern (Granddaughter James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine

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

4G GrandMother: Louise Juliana Orange-Nassau

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stewart (Daughter James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland (2G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

4G GrandMother: Anne Oldenburg

1G GrandMother: Sophia Dorothea Hanover

2G GrandFather: George Wilhelm Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

3G GrandFather: George Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

3G GrandMother: Anne Eleonore Hesse-Darmstadt

2G GrandMother: Eleonore Esmier D'Olbreuse

GrandMother: Caroline Hohenzollern

1G GrandFather: John Frederick Hohenzollern

2G GrandFather: Albert Hohenzollern

3G GrandFather: Joachim Ernst Hohenzollern

4G GrandFather: John George Hohenzollern

Mother: Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

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

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

2G GrandFather: Ernest "The Pious" Saxe-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Gotha

3G GrandFather: Johann Wettin II Duke Saxe-Weimar

4G GrandFather: Johann Wilhelm Wettin Duke Saxe-Weimar

4G GrandMother: Dorothea Susanne Palatine

3G GrandMother: Dorothea Maria Anhalt

2G GrandMother: Elisabeth Sophie Saxe-Altenburg

1G GrandMother: Magdalena Sibylle Saxe-Weissenfels

GrandMother: Magdalena Augusta Anhalt-Zerbst Anhaltzerbst