BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY HANOVER 1ST DUKE CUMBERLAND AND STRATHEARN 1745-1790

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 07 Nov 1745 Henry Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn was born to Frederick Louis Hanover (38) and Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg (25) at Leicester House

On 30 Nov 1745 Henry Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn was christened at Leicester House

On 22 Oct 1766 Henry Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn (20) was created 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn

In 1767 Henry Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn (21) was appointed 587th Knight Garter: George III

In 1769 Richard Grosvenor 1st Earl Grosvenor (37) brought an action against Henry Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn (23) for having criminal conversation with Richard's wife Henrietta Vernon (33) having been discovered in flagrante delicto and was awarded damages of £10,000 and £3000 costs.

In 1771 Henry Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn (25) and Anne Luttrell were married

On 18 Sep 1790 Henry Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn (44) died

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