BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM FREDERICK HANOVER 2ND DUKE GLOUCESTER AND EDINBURGH 1776-1834

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: HANOVER

EVENTS

On 15 Jan 1776 William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh was born to William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (32) and Maria Walpole (39) at Palazzo Teodoli

In 1787 William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (10) admitted at Trinity College

On 16 Jan 1794 William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (18) was appointed 618th Knight Garter: George III

On 25 Aug 1805 William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (29) succeeded 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh, 2nd Earl Connaught

On 22 Jul 1816 William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (40) and Mary Hanover (40) were married at St James' Palace

On 30 Nov 1834 William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (58) died at Bagshot Park

After 30 Nov 1834 William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh was buried at St George's Chapel

ANCESTRY

Father: William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh

GrandFather: Frederick Louis Hanover

1G GrandFather: George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

2G GrandFather: George Louis I King Great Britain 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

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

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stewart

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: Maria Walpole

GrandFather: Edward Walpole

1G GrandFather: Robert Walpole 1st Earl Orford

2G GrandFather: Robert Walpole