BIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE VI KING UNITED KINGDOM 1895-1952

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: Son George V King United Kingdom

Descent French Royalty: 15G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 25G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 14 Dec 1895 George VI King United Kingdom was born to George V King United Kingdom (30) and Victoria Mary Teck Queen Consort England at York Cottage

On 26 Apr 1923 George VI King United Kingdom (27) and Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon were married at Westminster Abbey

On 21 Apr 1926 Elizabeth II King United Kingdom was born to George VI King United Kingdom (30) and Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon

On 21 Aug 1930 Margaret Windsor was born to George VI King United Kingdom (34) at Glamis Castle

On 11 Dec 1936 George VI King United Kingdom (40) succeeded VI King United Kingdom: Saxe-Coburg-Gotha aka Windsor at York Cottage

On 12 May 1937 George VI King United Kingdom (41) was crowned VI King United Kingdom: Saxe-Coburg-Gotha aka Windsor at Westminster Abbey

On 06 Feb 1952 George VI King United Kingdom (56) died at Sandringham Estate

After 06 Feb 1952 George VI King United Kingdom was buried at King George VI Memorial Chapel

ANCESTRY

Father: George V King United Kingdom (Son Edward VII King United Kingdom)

GrandFather: Edward VII King United Kingdom (Son Victoria I King United Kingdom)

2G GrandFather: Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

3G GrandFather: Ernest Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

4G GrandFather: Francis Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

5G GrandFather: Ernest Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld Duke Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld

5G GrandMother: Sophia Antonia Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel

4G GrandMother: Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf

3G GrandMother: Louise Dorothea Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

4G GrandFather: Augustus Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

5G GrandFather: Ernest Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg Augus Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

5G GrandMother: Charlotte Saxe-Meiningen

4G GrandMother: Louise Charlotte Mecklenburg-Schwerin

2G GrandMother: Victoria I King United Kingdom (Granddaughter George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn (Son George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

5G GrandFather: Frederick Hanover (Son George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

5G GrandMother: Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

4G GrandMother: Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz

3G GrandMother: Marie Luise Victoria Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

4G GrandFather: Francis Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

5G GrandFather: Ernest Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld Duke Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld

5G GrandMother: Sophia Antonia Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel

4G GrandMother: Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf

GrandMother: Alexandra Glücksburg (3G Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Christian IX King Denmark (2G Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Friedrich Wilhelm Glücksburg Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg

4G GrandFather: Friedrich Karl Ludwig Oldenburg Karl I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck

5G GrandFather: Karl Anton Oldenburg Anton I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck

5G GrandMother: Frederica Charlotte Dohna-Schlodien

4G GrandMother: Friederike Schlieben

3G GrandMother: Louise Caroline Hesse-Kassel (1G Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Charles Hesse-Kassel (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

5G GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel

5G GrandMother: Mary Hanover (Daughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandMother: Louise Oldenburg (Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

5G GrandFather: Frederick V King Denmark and Norway

5G GrandMother: Louise Hanover (Daughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandMother: Louise Hesse-Kassel (2G Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: William Hesse-Kassel (1G Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

5G GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel

5G GrandMother: Mary Hanover (Daughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

Mother: Victoria Mary Teck Queen Consort England (1G Granddaughter George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

GrandFather: Francis Teck

2G GrandFather: Alexander Paul Ludwig Konstantin Teck

GrandMother: Mary Adelaide Hanover (Granddaughter George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge (Son George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Frederick Hanover (Son George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

5G GrandFather: George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland (Son George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland)

5G GrandMother: Caroline Hohenzollern

4G GrandMother: Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

5G GrandFather: Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg II Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

5G GrandMother: Magdalena Augusta Anhalt-Zerbst Anhaltzerbst

3G GrandMother: Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz

2G GrandMother: Augusta Hesse-Kassel (1G Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel

5G GrandFather: William Hesse-Kassel

4G GrandMother: Mary Hanover (Daughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

5G GrandFather: George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland (Son George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland)

5G GrandMother: Caroline Hohenzollern