BIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE HANOVER 2ND DUKE CAMBRIDGE 1819-1904

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: HANOVER

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

Descent French Royalty: 13G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 23G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

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

In 1835 George Hanover 2nd Duke Cambridge (15) was appointed 676th Knight Garter: William IV

On 08 Jan 1847 George Hanover 2nd Duke Cambridge (27) and Sarah Fairbrother were married at St John's Church

On 08 Jul 1850 George Hanover 2nd Duke Cambridge (31) succeeded 2nd Duke Cambridge (4C 1801)

On 17 Mar 1904 George Hanover 2nd Duke Cambridge (84) died at Gloucester House

ANCESTRY

Father: Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge (Son George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

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

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

2G GrandFather: George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland (Son George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland (1G Grandson James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Ernest Augustus Hanover Elector Brunswick-Lüneburg

4G GrandMother: Sophia Palatinate-Simmern (Granddaughter James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

3G GrandMother: Sophia Dorothea Hanover

4G GrandFather: George Wilhelm Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

4G GrandMother: Eleonore Esmier D'Olbreuse

2G GrandMother: Caroline Hohenzollern

3G GrandFather: John Frederick Hohenzollern

4G GrandFather: Albert Hohenzollern

1G GrandMother: Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

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

3G GrandFather: Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg I Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

4G GrandFather: Ernest "The Pious" Saxe-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Gotha

4G GrandMother: Elisabeth Sophie Saxe-Altenburg

3G GrandMother: Magdalena Sibylle Saxe-Weissenfels

2G GrandMother: Magdalena Augusta Anhalt-Zerbst Anhaltzerbst

GrandMother: Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz

Mother: Augusta Hesse-Kassel (1G Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

1G GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel

2G GrandFather: William Hesse-Kassel

3G GrandFather: Charles Hesse-Kassel

1G GrandMother: Mary Hanover (Daughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland (Son George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland (1G Grandson James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Ernest Augustus Hanover Elector Brunswick-Lüneburg

4G GrandMother: Sophia Palatinate-Simmern (Granddaughter James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

3G GrandMother: Sophia Dorothea Hanover

4G GrandFather: George Wilhelm Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

4G GrandMother: Eleonore Esmier D'Olbreuse

2G GrandMother: Caroline Hohenzollern

3G GrandFather: John Frederick Hohenzollern

4G GrandFather: Albert Hohenzollern