BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM HENRY HANOVER 1ST DUKE GLOUCESTER AND EDINBURGH 1743-1805

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: HANOVER

EVENTS

On 25 Nov 1743 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh was born to Frederick Louis Hanover (36) and Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg (23)

In 1762 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (18) was appointed 580th Knight Garter: George III

On 19 Nov 1764 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (20) was created 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh and 1st Earl Connaught

In 1766 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (22) and Maria Walpole (29) were married at Pall Mall

On 29 May 1773 Sophia Hanover was born to William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (29) and Maria Walpole (36) at Grosvenor Street

On 24 Jun 1774 Caroline Hanover was born to William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (30) and Maria Walpole (37) at Gloucester House

In 1775 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 painted a portrait of William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (31) .

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

Before 06 Jan 1782 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh natural Almeria Carpenter

On 06 Jan 1782 Louisa Maria La Coast Hanover was born to William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (38) and Almeria Carpenter (37) at Esher

On 25 Aug 1805 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh (61) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Frederick Louis Hanover

GrandFather: George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

1G GrandFather: George Louis I King Great Britain 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

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

4G GrandFather: James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland 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