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  Prince Edward Island - Search View - ninemsn Encarta
Prince Edward Island, one of the three Maritime and one of the four Atlantic provinces of Canada, bounded on the north, east, and west by the Gulf of St Lawrence and on the south by Northumberland Strait (which separates it from Nova Scotia and New Brunswick).
Prince Edward Island is represented in the Canadian Parliament by four senators appointed by the Canadian governor-general in council and by four members of the House of Commons popularly elected to terms of up to five years.
In 1799 the island was renamed to honour the son of King George III, Edward Augustus, duke of Kent and Strathearn, the commander in chief of royal forces in North America.
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 US Bazaar.com : Encyclopedia Pages : Victoria of the United Kingdom
Victoria's father, the Duke of Kent and Strathearn, was the fourth son of King George III and Queen Charlotte.
At the age of fifty the Duke of Kent and Strathearn married Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, the sister of Princess Charlotte's widower Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld and widow of Karl, Prince of Leiningen.
The Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Duke of Edinburgh
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 Victoria of the United Kingdom - Wikipedia Mirror
Victoria's father, the Duke of Kent and Strathearn, was the fourth son of King George III and Princess Sophia Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz.
At the age of fifty the Duke of Kent and Strathearn married Princess Viktoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, the sister of Princess Charlotte's widower Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld and widow of Karl, Prince of Leiningen.
The Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Duke of Edinburgh (Alfred Ernest Albert)
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Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester (Richard Alexander Walter George Windsor) (born 26 August 1944), styled HRH The Duke of Gloucester, is a member of the British Royal Family, a grandson of King George V. He has been Duke of Gloucester since his father's death in 1974.
Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent (née Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark), (13 December 1906 - 27 August 1968) was a member of the British Royal Family; the wife of Prince George, Duke of Kent, the fourth son of King George V and Queen Mary.
The Prince of Wales The Prince Charles, Prince of Wales (Charles Philip Arthur George Mountbatten-Windsor) (born 14 November 1948), is the eldest son of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh.
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 Dictionary of Canadian Biography Online
It soon became evident that the prince was a strict disciplinarian even by the standards of the age and that he was passionately concerned with the minute points of military dress and decorum.
The duke was proud of her, and he and the duchess paraded the baby at every opportunity.
Edward, Duke of Kent, illustrated by his correspondence with the De Salaberry family, never before published, extending from 1791 to 1814, ed.
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 More Info on prince edward island - - price edward island - - prince edawrd island
In September 1864, Prince Edward Island hosted the Charlottetown Conference, which was the first meeting in the process leading to the Articles of Confederation and the creation of Canada in 1867.
Prince Edward Island is the first province in Canada to elect a Premier of non-European descent (Joseph Atallah Ghiz) in 1986.
Prince Edward Islanders are still in the top ranks of giving amongst Canadians, says a study by the Fraser Institute, but their generosity has dropped dramatically in the past 10 years.
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 Duke - Wikipedia Mirror
In the United Kingdom, the current royal dukes are The Prince of Wales, who is Duke of Cornwall and Duke of Rothesay; Prince Philip Duke of Edinburgh; Prince Andrew Duke of York; Prince Richard Duke of Gloucester; and Prince Edward Duke of Kent.
For example, when the current Duke of Gloucester and Duke of Kent are succeeded by their eldest sons, the Earl of Ulster and the Earl of St. Andrews, respectively, those peerages (or rather, the 1928 and 1934 creations of them) will cease to be royal dukedoms, instead the title holders will become ordinary Dukes.
Duke of Calabria was the primogeniture for the crown prince of the Neapolitan kingdom.
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 The 3LA Podcast | Every episode a new three-letter acronym uncovered...
The "Prince Edward" in "Prince Edward Island" is "Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn," a member of the British Royal Family who was born in 1767 and died in 1820.
Edward was son of King George the Third, and Queen Charlotte; the capital city of PEI, Charlottetown, is named after Queen Charlotte, as are Charlottesville, Virginia and, indirectly, the Queen Charlotte Islands on the west coast of British Columbia.
Prince Edward Augustus died in 1820 at the age of 53.
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 duke of kent information -- duke of kent   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
HRH the Duke of Kent raising of the cross and orb on the Frauenkirche Dresde...
SPEECH ARCHIVE Speech by HRH The Duke of Kent on the occasion of the raising of the cross and orb on the Frauenkirche Dresden 22 June 2004...
Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent Edward Augustus was born on 2 November 1767, and was created Duke of Kent and Strathearn, and Earl of Dublin in 1799.
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 Discover the Wisdom of Mankind on Prince Edward Island   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island The city of Charlottetown is extremely proud of its very special place in history as the The Birthplace of Confederation, for it was where the first meeting of the Fathers of Confederation was held in 1864.
Cavendish, Prince Edward Island The Cavendish area is known throughout the world for its unique attractions, museums, the fabled Anne of Greene Gables and the author Lucy Maud Montgomery.
The island's namesake is Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn (1767-1820), the father of Queen Victoria.
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 Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn (2 November 1767 23 January 1820) was a member of the British Royal Family, the fourth son of King George III and the father of Queen Victoria.
Prince Edward Augustus was baptised on 30 November 1767; his godparents were the Hereditary Prince of Brunswick-Lunenburg, Duke Karl of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, the Hereditary Princess of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel and the Landgravine of Hesse-Cassel.
The Duke of Kent became engaged to Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (17 August 1786 - 16 March 1861), the daughter of Duke Franz Friedrich of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld and the widow of Emich Karl, Prince of Leiningen.
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 Royal Styles and Titles of Great Britain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
The expression "prince of Great Britain" appears under the Hanoverians (e.g., the styles of the prince of Wales in 1714, 1729, 1751) and that of "Prince of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland" under Victoria and George V (e.g., the styles of the prince of Wales in 1841 and 1911).
This was a decision of the Prince of Wales, according to Garter's memorandum.
Alastair Arthur was born in 1914, the son of Prince Arthur of Connaught (grandson of Queen Victoria) and Princess Alexandra, duchess of Fife (granddaughter of King Edward VII).
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 Prince Edward Island Map
Prince Edward Island is much smaller (only about 45 km²) and lies some 12 nm (19 km) to the northeaest.
The university was incorporated in 1969 with the merger of its predecessor institutions, Prince of Wales College (PWC) and St. Dunstan's University (SDU).
The city, which was incorporated as a town in 1855 and redesignated as a city in the 1890s, is situated on its namesake harbour which is formed by the confluence of three rivers in the central part of the island along its south shore.
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 The Gibraltar Magazine
Edward was promoted to the rank of major general in October 1793 and lieutenant general in January 1796.
The Duke of Kent also predeceased his three elder brothers, but, since none of them had any surviving legitimate children, his daughter was next in line for the throne on the death of King William IV in 1837.
Edward had arranged for an annuity to be paid to Julie but it stopped upon his death.
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 Prince Edward, Duke of Kent - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Duke retired from the Army in 1976 with the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel.
The Duke of Kent married Katharine Worsley at York Minster on 8 June 1961.
The Duke and Duchess of Kent reside at Wren House, Kensington Palace in London.
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 George_III_of_the_United_Kingdom
His godparents were the King of Sweden (for whom Lord Baltimore stood proxy), the Duke of Saxe-Gotha (for whom the Duke of Chandos stood proxy) and the Queen of Prussia (for whom Lady Charlotte Edwin, a daughter of the Duke of Hamilton, stood proxy).
In 1751 the Prince of Wales died from a lung injury, and Prince George became the Duke of Edinburgh.
George III was the grandfather of Queen Victoria, who was the daughter of his fourth son, the Duke of Kent.
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 Random Works of the Web » Blog Archive » Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island (simply PEI or P.E.I. ; French, l’Île-du-Prince-Édouard) is a Canadian province situated in the Maritimes.
It is the nation’s smallest province in terms of both size and population, but it has the highest population density of all Canadian provinces at 24.47 persons per square kilometer.
Students on Prince Edward Island attend school from grades one (usually at five or six years of age) to twelve, with optional publicly-funded kindergarten available for all students.
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 Welcome to Prince Edward Island, Canada
Prince Edward Island (simply PEI or P.E.I.; French, l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard) is a Canadian province situated in the Maritimes.
Summerside is the second largest city and is located in Prince County, in the western part of the province.
Stratford, and Cornwall, the third and fourth largest communities are located immediately east and west of Charlottetown respectively, placing more than a third of the province's population within the capital region.
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 Essay Depot - British Monarchy
Her Parents were His Royal Highness The Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn the fourth son of George III and Princess Viktoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld.
They are Edward VIII later the Duke of Windsor, Albert later George VI, Mary the Princess Royal, George the Duke Gloucester, Henry the Duke of Kent, and Prince John.
On April 21, 1926 Elizabeth Alexandra Mary was in London to Prince Albert The Duke of York and Princess Elizabeth the Duchess of York.
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 Prince Edward Island-Asia Travel | Holidays | Tours   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Prince Edward Island is the smallest province that I am going to be writing about which is situated in the gulf of saint Lawrence north of Nova Scotia, east of new Brunswick.
The capital city is Charlottetown also being the largest city in the province with the population of 137,900 people spread out on 5,660 km².
-The island's namesake is Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn (1767-1820), the father of Queen -Victoria
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 Prince Edward 250 - Visitor Guide to PEI, Charlottetown and Summerside   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Prince Edward 250 - Visitor Guide to PEI, Charlottetown and Summerside.
Prince Edward Island, PEI in short, was named in memory of Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn who was the father of Queen Victoria.
Located in the Gulf of Saint Lawrence, PEI is part of the Maritimes, the Atlantic provinces of Canada.
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 Webster's Online Dictionary - The Rosetta Edition
HRH PRINCE ARTHUR WILLIAM PATRICK ALBERT, DUKE OF CONNAUGHT AND STRATHEARN
HRH PRINCE FRANCIS ALBERT AUGUSTUS CHARLES EMMANUEL, THE PRINCE CONSORT
HRH PRINCE FREDERICK AUGUSTUS, DUKE OF YORK AND ALBANY
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 British & Imperial Field Marshals
F.M. Prince Frederick Augustus, Duke of York and Albany, KG, PC, GCB, GCH
H.M. Ernst August I, By the grace of God King of Hanover, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Duke of Cumberland and Teviotdale, Earl of Armagh, Prince of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, KG, KP, GCB, GCH
F.M. Prince Francis Albert Augustus Charles Emmanuel, The Prince Consort, Duke of Saxony, Prince of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, KG, KT, PC, KP, GCB, KSI, GCMG, GCH
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 Prince Edward Island - 999 Prince Edward Island   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-02)
Prince Edward Island - 999 Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island (simply PEI or P.E.I. ; French, Ile-du-Prince-Edouard) is a Canadian province situated in the Maritimes.
The 999 web sites are not connected with the Emergency Telephone Number, or the Emergency Services
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