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  Caroline of Brunswick Information
Caroline of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel [1] (17 May 1768 7 August 1821) as Queen Caroline was the Queen Consort of King George IV of the United Kingdom from 29 January 1820 to her death.
Caroline was born on 17 May 1768 at Brunswick (German:Braunschweig) in Germany, daughter of Karl William, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel and Princess Augusta Charlotte of Wales, eldest sister of King George III.
Caroline was prevented from seeing her daughter on a day-to-day basis, and was eventually banished in 1799 to a private residence ('The Pagoda') in Blackheath, where she allegedly had affairs with the politician George Canning and the admiral Sir Sidney Smith.
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 Caroline Amelia Augusta - LoveToKnow 1911
Further efforts at compromise proved unavailing; Caroline arrived in England on the 6th of June, and one month later a bill to dissolve her marriage with the king on the ground of adultery was brought into the House of Lords.
The trial began on the 17th of August 1820, and on the 10th of November the bill, after passing the third reading, was abandoned.
See A Queen of Indiscretions, the Tragedy of Caroline of Brunswick, Queen of England, translated by F. Chapman from the Italian of Graziano Paolo Clerici (London, 1907), with numerous portraits, andc.
www.1911encyclopedia.org /Caroline_Amelia_Augusta   (448 words)

 Caroline of Brunswick - Glasgledius   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
Caroline of Brunswick (May 17, 1768 - August 7, 1821), Princess of Wales April 8, 1795 - January 29, 1820 and, technically, queen consort of King George IV of the United Kingdom January 29, 1820 - August 7, 1821.
Caroline was born on May 17, 1768 at Brunswick in Germany, daughter of the Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel by Augusta, eldest sister of King George III.
Caroline was not attractive, but her main shortcomings in the eyes of her new husband were her lack of personal hygiene and the fact that she was apparently not a virgin.
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 Queen Caroline of Brunswick - wife of King George IV
Prinny found Caroline so disgusting that he refused to live with her and a year after their wedding he sent her a note tactfully informing her that she could do as she liked, as he would not be having 'relations' with her again.
Caroline took this to mean that she could do as she wished and so she did!
Caroline asked the Prime Minister what dress to wear for the ceremony and was told that she would not be taking part in it.
www.historic-uk.com /HistoryUK/England-History/CarolineofBrunswick.htm   (858 words)

 Spartanburg SC | GoUpstate.com | Spartanburg Herald-Journal
thumbright150pxCaroline of Brunswick Caroline of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel [1] (17 May 1768 – 7 August 1821) as Queen Caroline was the Queen Consort of King George IV of the United Kingdom from 29 January 1820 to her death.
Caroline was born on 17 May 1768 at Brunswick (German:Braunschweig) in Germany, daughter of Karl William, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel and Princess Augusta Charlotte of Wales, eldest sister of King George III.
Caroline was turned away from the coronation on July 21, 1821 at the doors of Westminster Abbey.
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 Review - The Unruly Queen
Caroline, unfortunately, was immature for her 25 years and in spite of her attractiveness - in her youth she actually resembled Diana Spencer - she had absolutely no sense of style and was often slovenly in her dress - something the meticulous and stylish Prinny could not forgive.
George and Caroline soon found they had almost nothing in common and soon came to detest each other and began leading separate lives almost as soon as their only child, Princess Charlotte, was born.
Caroline became a rallying symbol for liberals and radicals and her reactionary husband (who had been a liberal as a young man) could not forgive this, either.
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 Royalty.nu - The Life of Caroline of Brunswick, Wife of King George IV
George and Caroline spent their honeymoon in a rented house filled with George's disreputable friends, who, according to Caroline, "were constantly drunk and filthy, sleeping and snoring in bouts on the sofas." George had also brought along his mistress, Lady Jersey.
The hearings were covered closely by the newspapers, and Caroline herself attended almost every day (although as the weeks dragged on she became bored and began spending hours playing backgammon in the next room).
The fascinating story of the misfated union of King George IV and Princess Caroline of Brunswick, a torrid tale of infidelity, illegitimate offspring and royal mistresses, with parallels to today's scandals.
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 Caroline of Brunswick. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
She bore him one daughter, but the couple separated in 1796 and Caroline, deprived of her child, lived in retirement.
Caroline went abroad in 1814, but when George became king in 1820 she returned to claim her rights as queen.
Caroline was probably guilty of the charge, but her persecution by a profligate husband aroused popular sympathy for her and the bill was dropped.
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 Caroline of Brunswick - Definition, explanation
Caroline of Brunswick (17 May 1768–7 August 1821) was Princess of Wales from 8 April 1795 to 29 January 1820 and, technically, Queen Consort of King George IV of the United Kingdom from 29 January 1820 to 7 August 1821.
Caroline was born on 17 May 1768 at Braunschweig (Brunswick) in Germany, daughter of the Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel and Princess Augusta of the United Kingdom, eldest sister of King George III.
The bill was defeated, but Caroline was still in exile, and she was turned away from the coronation.
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 Caroline Of Brunswick Vintage Cartoon Images - Directory Style Search
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 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for caroline
Caroline The Concise Oxford Dictionary of English Etymology...
Caroline of Ansbach (1683–1737) German princess, Queen consort of GEORGE II, whom she married in 1705.
Portraits in miniature: Anna Claypoole Peale and Caroline Schetky.
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 Walkabout - Brunswick Heads
Located 797 km north of Sydney at the mouth of the Brunswick River, Brunswick Heads is a charming mixture of quiet holiday retreat and large commercial fishing fleet.
In 1828 Captain Rous discovered the Brunswick River which he named after Queen Caroline of Brunswick who was the wife of King George IV.
The Brunswick River is a still a peaceful haven, the local pub retains a simple rustic charm and there is a sense that the other places on the coast have been overdeveloped by comparison.
walkabout.fairfax.com.au /theage/locations/NSWBrunswickHeads.shtml   (496 words)

Caroline formed in 2001 when they changed their name from "Fareway".
Caroline spent the next 2 years writing, recording and gaining fans throughout Georgia and Florida.
Each of the Caroline records were either lost or not finished, this persistence of bad luck in the studio became known as "the curse".
www.rockstudio.com /caroline   (203 words)

 Caroline of Brunswick
Caroline was a queen of Great Britain who led a scandalous life and was ostracised from the court.
Caroline was the daughter of the Duke of Brunswick and, on her mother’s side of the family, a niece of king George III.
Her body was sent to her family in Brunswick for burial and on her coffin were inscribed the words “The injured queen of England”.
www.wardsbookofdays.com /7august.htm   (300 words)

 Monarchy - Caroline of Brunswick
The bride's mother was the sister of the English king George III and the aunt of the current prince of Wales, whom she was to marry – with disastrous results.
To the shock of the nation, he demanded that Caroline, whose informal manner had long made her popular in England, face a trial for adultery in the House of Lords, as part of the introduction of a Bill of Pains and Penalties, designed to strip her of her title and dissolve her marriage.
Caroline's story – of a long, courageous fight by an extraordinary individual to see justice done in the face of overbearing authority – culminates with the queen's trial in the House of Lords for adultery and exclusion from her bigamous husband's coronation.
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 Chapter Caroline <i>to</i> Carthon of C by Brewer's Readers Handbook
Caroline, of Brunswick, wife of George IV., was divorced for “infidelity.” It was Bergami, her chamberlain, with whom her name was slanderously connected.
Caroline Gann, the heroine of Thackeray’s Shabby Genteel Story (1857), continued in 1860 in The Adventures of Philip.
Caroline Gann was meant to be a model “Job,” deserted by a wicked husband, oppressed by wrongs, yet patient withal and virtuous.
www.bibliomania.com /2/3/174/1113/14597/1.html   (681 words)

 Society Figures|regency|georgian|royalty|regent|gentlemen|ladies | Caroline of Brunswick
Caroline was short, fat, never changed her undergarments, and rarely washed.
The exact cause of her death has never been ascertained, not least because Caroline herself, knowing she would die, had decreed that no autopsy was to be carried out.
She was buried in Brunswick, and on her coffin was inscribed… 'CAROLINE THE INJURED QUEEN OF ENGLAND'.
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 Cheryl Bolen
We are also well acquainted with Caroline’s trial for adultery in the House of Lords in 1820 (a proceeding which failed to censure her).
While Caroline never expected to fall in love with the man she married, she did work hard to please him in the first two to three years of their marriage.
She requested to be buried in Brunswick with this on her tomb: Caroline of Brunswick, the injured Queen of England.
www.cherylbolen.com /caroline.htm   (819 words)

 Literary Encyclopedia: The Queen Caroline Affair   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
The return of George IV’s wife, Caroline, to claim her place as queen after the death of George III in January 1820, and the repercussions provoked by her demands, captivated the attention of the public and press.
It seemed that the political impact of Caroline challenging George IV for her rights might be enough to bring down the new king and his ministers, such was her popular support.
The marriage between Caroline of Brunswick and her cousin George, Prince of Wales was not a love match.
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 Lord Lyndhurst   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
Nine months later Caroline gave birth to Princess Charlotte and soon afterwards, she moved out of the royal household without her daughter, who by special instructions from the Prince had to remain, and she and George lived apart for the next twenty years.
Caroline may have had the people on her side, but George still had a royal trick or two up his sleeve.
Three week later, Caroline of Brunswick died of an intestinal obstruction, her funeral giving rise to popular riots on the streets of London.
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 NBT - History of North Brunswick - Gronsky Oral History
If you told them Caroline Gronsky, they wouldn't know who you were talking about.
I'm so happy." And he said that, "I told God, when it's time for Caroline to come, let her go through that light so that she'll know." But he said, "You're not coming for a long time." Then he told me--this was all the night he died.
So we go down to get the paper, and then he came back to give me the ring, and what he said to me was, "Even though you know everything about me that you know, will you still marry me?" So I said, "Yeah." He was my one and only.
www.northbrunswickonline.com /Gronsky.html   (8392 words)

 The Divorce Trial of Queen Caroline
Caroline’s cause was taken up by anyone opposed to the crown in general, to George in particular, and even by women’s rights advocates.
Caroline was described by Princess Lieven as “quite mad, and what surprises me is that they don’t question the witnesses about that, or at least ask her doctor.
In spite of Caroline’s bidding an acquaintance during the trial to, “Tell the King I am very well, and that I shall live some years to plague him,”101 her final run-in with her husband proved to be too much even for her.
www.loyno.edu /history/journal/Mouledoux.html   (3415 words)

 Gladden, 'Shelley's Agenda Writ Large: Reconsidering Oedipus Tyrannus; or, Swellfoot the Tyrant' - Reading Shelley's ...
In his letter, Shelley acknowledges that Queen Caroline not only occupies a central role in the English imagination, but, more importantly, that her very public opposition to King George and his "odious" ministers causes her to figure politically.
Queen Caroline's two bodies—her real, physical self, and her textual body which is anatomized, pathologized, and pornographized throughout countless arms of the radical press—coalesce in the image of the symbolic revolutionary whose politicized physicality compromises the constitutional power of King George and his court.
In Queen Caroline, Shelley recognizes the political implications of sexual transgression, for in her status as an oppositional icon she demonstrates the power of the perverse erotic body to intrude upon the political process by exposing the problematic nature of an entrenched, oppressive regime.
www.rc.umd.edu /praxis/interventionist/gladden/gladden.html   (2886 words)

 Brunswick Beacon - Local Newspaper of the South Brunswick Islands
According to Brunswick County Commissioners Chairman David Sandifer, commissioners unanimously passed a resolution for the sale of the 72-acre parcel to Novant Health.
Brunswick Community Hospital currently employs a staff of nearly 400, and Mihal said that with the new hospital, she expects that between 80 and 100 new positions will be added to fulfill the larger hospital's future needs.
The Brunswick County Hospital Authority Board has scheduled a meeting at 5:30 p.m., Wednesday, Oct. 11, at commissioners' chambers in the county government complex in Bolivia.
www.brunswickbeacon.com /articles/2006/10/11/free/02-free.txt   (916 words)

 NINETEENTH GENERATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-02)
Caroline of BRUNSWICK was born in 1768 in Brunswick - dtr of Charles William Ferndinand.
She died in 1821 in Brunswick (Queen of George IV of England).
She was married to George IV of ENGLAND King of England (son of King GEORGE III of ENGLAND and Sophia Charlotte of MECKLENBURG-STRELITZ Queen of England) on 8 Apr 1795 in (his cousin).
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