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  Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn (Arthur William Patrick Albert) (1 May 1850 – 16 January 1942) was a member of the British Royal Family, a son of Queen Victoria.
The Prince was baptised in the Private Chapel at Buckingham Palace on 22 June 1850 by the Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr John Bird Sumner and his godparents were: the Crown Prince of Prussia, Princess Bernard of Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach and the Duke of Wellington (with whom he shared his birthday and whom he was named after).
On 13 March 1879, Arthur married Princess Luise Margarete of Prussia, the daughter of Prince Friedrich of Prussia and a grand-niece of the German Emperor Wilhelm I, at St. George's Chapel, Windsor.
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 Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
His Royal Highness Field Marshal The Prince Arthur William Patrick Albert, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn and Earl of Sussex, KG, KT, KP, GCMG, PC, GCEI, GCB (mil.), GBE (mil.), Royal Victorian Chain was born at Buckingham Palace.
On 13 March 1879, the Duke of Connaught married Princess Louise Marguerite of Prussia, the daguther of Prince Friedrich of Prussia and a grand-niece of the German Emperor Wilhelm I, at St. George's Chapel, Windsor.
In 1899, the Duke of Connaught came into direct line of succession to the Duchy of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha in Germany, upon the death of his nephew, the only son of his elder brother, the Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh.
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 NationMaster.com - Encyclopedia: Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
On 13 March 1879, Arthur married Princess Louise Marguerite of Prussia, the daughterr of Prince Friedrich of Prussia and a grand-niece of the German Emperor Wilhelm I, at St. George's Chapel, Windsor.
Prince Albert Victor and his brother George served as Naval cadets on the HMS Bacchante until 1883, after which he was sent to Trinity College, Cambridge.
Prince Arthur of Connaught (January 13, 1883 - September 12, 1938) was a member of the British Royal Family and career army staff officer who served as Governor-General of the Union of South Africa from November 20, 1920 to December 3, 1923.
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 ipedia.com: Prince Arthur of Connaught Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Prince Arthur Frederick Patrick Albert of Connaught (13 January 1883 - 12 September 1938) was a member of the British Royal Family and career army staff officer who served as Governor-General of the Union of South Africa from 20 November 1920 to 3 December 1923.
In 1920, Prince Arthur succeeded Viscount Buxton as governor-general and commander-in-chief in South Africa.
Prince Arthur of Connaught died of stomach cancer at age 55.
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 Prince Arthur of Connaught   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Prince Arthur of Connaught, (Arthur Frederick Patrick Albert) (13 January 1883 - 12 September 1938) was a member of the British Royal Family, a grandson of Queen Victoria.
Prince Arthur was born on January 13, 1883 at Windsor Castle.
The Prince was baptised in the Private Chapel of Windsor Castle on 16 February 1833 and his godparents were: Queen Victoria, the German Empress, Princess Henry of the Netherlands, the Duke of Cambridge, the Duke of Edinburgh and Prince Friedrich Leopold of Prussia.
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 Prince Arthur of Connaught   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Prince Arthur Frederick Patrick Albert of Connaught (13 January 1883 - 12 September 1938) was a member of the British Royal Family and career army staff officer who as Governor-General of the Union of South Africa from 20 November 1920 to 3 December 1923.
On 12 October 1913 Prince Arthur of Connaught married Her Princess Alexandra Duchess of Fife (7 May 1891 - 26 February 1959) the elder daugther of the late Duff 1st Duke of Fife and The Royal (Princess Louise Vicoria Alexandra Dagmar) the daugther of King Edward VII at the Chapel Royal St. James's in London.
Prince Arthur of Connaught died of stomach at age 55.
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 Princess Patricia of Connaught Manuscript @ 209.197.89.145 ()   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Her father was Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught, the third eldest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
She had two elder siblings, Prince Arthur of Connaught and Princess Margaret of Connaught, later Crown Princess Margaret of Sweden.
She was matched with various foreign princes, including the future Kings of Portugal and Spain; and Grand Duke Michael of Russia, a brother of Tsar Nicholas II.
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 Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
On 13 March 1879, the Duke of Connaughtmarried Princess LouiseMarguerite of Prussia, the daguther of Prince Friedrich of Prussia and a grand-niece of the German Emperor Wilhelm I, at St. George's Chapel, Windsor.
Prince Arthur of Connaught (13 January 1883 - 12 September 1938); married 15 October 1913 his cousin Princess Alexandra, Duchess of Fife (17 May 1891 - 26 February 1959 ; and had issue.
In 1899, the Duke of Connaught came into direct line of succession to the Duchy of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha in Germany, upon the death of his nephew,the only son of his elder brother, the Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh.
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 Alastair Arthur Windsor 2nd Duke of Connaught - Term Explanation on IndexSuche.Com
In Letters Patent dated November_20, 1917, King George V restricted the titles of Prince or Princess and the style of Royal Highness to the children of the sovereign, the children of the sovereign's sons, and the eldest living son of the eldest son of the Prince of Wales.
Prince Alastair lost his title of Prince of Great Britain and Ireland under the letters_patent of 1917 that changed the Royal_Family's surname to Windsor; and abolished the entitlement of great-grandchildren of a sovereign the title Prince.
As such Prince Alastair was then known as the Earl of Mcduff, a courtsey title as his mother was Duchess (in her own right) of Fife.
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 Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Prince Arthur was a career soldier and rose in rank, being promoted in 1902 to the rank of Field Marshal.
Named Duke of Connaught in 1874 (or more precisely, the 1st Duke of Connaught and Strathern), he married Princess Louise, the shy daughter of Prince Frederick of Prussia, in 1879.
Their son, also Prince Arthur of Connaught, died four years before his father and so never inherited the title, which passed to the Duke's grandson Alistair Arthur, 2nd Duke of Connaught.
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 My Family
Parents: Arthur of Connaught (Duke) and Alexandra (Duchess of Fife).
Andrej of Yugoslavia (Prince) was born in 1929 in Yugoslavia.
Arthur of Connaught (Duke) was born in 1883.
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 Princess Patricia Of Connaught   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Her Royal Highness Princess Patricia of Connaught (17 March 1886-12 January 1974) was the younger daughter of Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught, the third son of Queen Victoria.
Her elder siblings were Prince Arthur of Connaught and Princess Margaret of Connaught, later Crown Princess Margaret of Sweden.
Despite her loss of royal title, she remained a member of the British Royal Family, remained in the line of succession, and attended all major royal events including weddings, funerals, and the coronations of King George VI and Queen Elizabeth II in 1937 and 1953, respectively.
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 Duke of Connaught
The Dukedom of Connaught was a title awarded by Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland to her son Prince Arthur.
It was speculated that in view of the warming of relations between the United Kingdom and the Republic of Ireland in the 1990s Queen Elizabeth II might award her son, Prince Edward the dukedom of Connaught.
The dukedom of Connaught was held by two people; Prince Arthur and after his death in 1942 by his grandson, Alistair Windsor, 2nd Duke of Connaught[?].
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 Connaught Tunnel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
'''Connaught Tunnel''', in the Selkirk Mountains under Rogers Pass on the Canadian Pacific Railway main line between Calgary, Alberta, and Revelstoke, British Columbia, at 5.022 miles (8.082 km) long was the longest railway Tunnel in North America.
It was named for the Governor General of Canada, The Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught.
In the late 1980s, the Mount Macdonald Tunnel was built to supplement the Connaught Tunnel and to lessen the grade on the eastern approach to the pass.
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 Princess Patricia of Connaught - Slider   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
The second is Katharine Worsley, wife of HRH Prince Edward, Duke of Kent.
She had two elder siblings, TRH Prince Arthur of Connaught and Princess Margaret of Connaught, later Crown Princess Margaret of Sweden.
In 1911, her father, Duke of Connaught was appointed Governor General of Canada.
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 Princess Duchess of Fife Alexandra Biography
From that point until her death in 1959, she was generally referred to as HRH Princess Arthur of Connaught.
Prince and Princess Arthur of Connaught had one son, HH Prince Alastair Arthur of Connaught, styled Earl of MacDuff (by courtsey) after November 1917.
When Prince Arthur was appointed governor general of the Union of South Africa in 1920, she accompanied him to Pretoria and worked on behalf of local hospitals.
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 Arthur_Wilhelm,_Herzog_von_Connaught   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Arthur wurde von Privatlehrern erzogen und trat 1866 in die Königliche Militärakademie in Woolwich ein, wo er nach zwei Jahren zum Leutnant ernannt wurde.
Arthur diente zuerst bei den Pionieren, anschließend bei der Artillerie und dann in der Infanterie bei der ''Royal Rifle Brigade''.
Juni 1902 wurde Arthur zum Feldmarschall ernannt; anschließend diente er als Oberbefehlshaber in Irland (1900–1904), Generalinspekteur (1904–1907) und als Generalgouverneur in Kanada (1911–1916).
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 thePeerage.com - Exhibit
Prince Arthur was educated at Farnborough School, Hampshire, at Eton, and at the Royal Military College, Sandhurst.
Prince Arthur undertook state missions on behalf of King Edward VII and King George V to two successive Emperors of Japan in 1906, 1912, and 1918, and represented the King on state occasions in Portugal (1908) and in Russia, Bavaria, and Italy (1911).
Prince Arthur was appointed G.C.V.O. (1913), and G.C.M.G. He was sworn of the Privy Council in 1910.
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 Alastair arthur windsor 2nd duke of connaught - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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 woodgate - pafg63 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Maria Anna of Anhalt.Maria married Frederick Charles of Prussia Prince.
Arthur of Connaught Duke [Parents] was born in 1883.
Alistair Arthur of Connaught 2nd Duke died in 1943.
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 Prince Arthur - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Prince Arthur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
He was made Prince of Wales 1489, and married Catherine of Aragón 1501, when they were both 15, but died the next year, allegedly without consummating the marriage.
Prince Bernhard of the Netherlands, Prince of Lippe-Biesterfeld
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 Connaught, Arthur William Patrick Albert, duke of on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Connaught, Arthur William Patrick Albert, duke of on Encyclopedia.com
CONNAUGHT, ARTHUR WILLIAM PATRICK ALBERT, DUKE OF [Connaught, Arthur William Patrick Albert, duke of], 1850-1942, English prince; son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, brother of Edward VII.
His son, Prince Arthur of Connaught, 1883-1938, was (1920-23) governor-general of South Africa.
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 A Royal Mohawk Chief
Arthur, Duke of Connaught, is the only living white man who to-day has an [Page 158] undisputed right to the title of "Chief of the Six Nations Indians" (known collectively as the Iroquois).
Young Arthur was delighted–royal lads are pretty much like all other boys; the unique ceremony would be a break in the endless round of state receptions, banquets, and addresses.
After the ceremony the Prince entered the church to autograph his name in the ancient Bible, which, with a silver Holy Communion service, a bell, two tablets inscribed with the Ten Commandments, and a bronze British coat of arms, had been presented to the Mohawks by Queen Anne.
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 Prince Arthur   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Le prince Arthur, 3ème fils de la reine Victoria, qui deviendra gouverneur-général du Canada sous le nom du Duc de Connaught de 1911-1916, vient passer une semaine de vacances chez Mr.
Prince Arthur, third son of Queen Victoria, who would become Governor General of Canada under the name of Duke of Connaught from 1911 to 1916, came for a week's vacation at Sir Hugh Allan's Belmere Estate, south of Georgeville.
In 1917, it was written that the duke of Owl's Head was born in the vicinity of the lake, following the visit of Prince Arthur.
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 PAJH: About PAJH   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-06)
Prince Arthur Junior High School was opened in the autumn of 1956 on the site which was once Prince Arthur Park.
Prince Arthur Park had been named in honour of His Royal Highness Prince Arthur, the Duke of Connaught, the third son of Queen Victoria.
Prince Arthur Junior High is located at 30 Fenwick Street.
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