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  Prince Edward, Duke of Kent - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, KG, GCMG, GCVO (Edward George Nicholas Patrick Paul Windsor; born 9 October 1935), is a member of the British Royal Family, a grandchild of King George V.
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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 Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Prince Edward Augustus was born in the Buckingham Palace.
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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 Duke of York
The title Duke of York is a title usually awarded to the second son of the British monarch, unless the title is already held by a male descendant of an earlier Duke of York.
Edward, Duke of York (~1373-1415), son of Edmund of Langley -- he was the Duke of York who was killed at the Battle of Agincourt.
Duke Ernest Augustus of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Bishop of Osnabrück (1674-1728), the Youngest brother of King George I.
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 Prince Edward Island - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Prince Edward Island (simply PEI or P.E.I. French, l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard, Scottish Gaelic, Eilean a’ Phrionns or Eilean Eòin) is a Canadian province situated in the Maritimes.
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.
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 Prince Edward Island - MSN 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 became part of the Canadian Confederation on July 1, 1873, as the seventh province.
The province is named after Edward Augustus, duke of Kent and Strathearn, a son of George III of England.
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 Earls and dukes of Kent - LoveToKnow 1911
KENT The first holder of the English earldom of Kent was probably Odo, bishop of Bayeux, and the second a certain William de Ypres (d.
The regent Hubert de Burgh obtained this honour in 1227, and in 1321 it was granted to Edmund Plantagenet, the youngest brother of Edward II.
In 1799 Edward Augustus, fourth son of George III., was created duke of Kent and Strathearn by his father.
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 Duke of Kent
Duke of Kent is a title which has been created various times in the peerages of Great Britain and the United Kingdom, most recently as a royal dukedom for the fourth son of King George V of the United Kingdom.
On 23 April 1799, the dukedom of Kent was, as a joint title with the dukedom of Strathearn and the earldom of Dublin, given to King George III's fourth son, Prince Edward Augustus.
In 1934, Prince George (1902-1942), the fourth son of King George V of the United Kingdom and Queen Mary, was created Duke of Kent, Earl of St Andrews and Baron Downpatrick.
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 Jubilee Souvenirs - The Queen's Golden Jubilee Commemorative Collection
Victoria's father, HRH The Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent, was the fourth son of George III.
Thus, at the age of fifty, the Duke of Kent married Viktoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, the sister of Leopold I, King of the Belgians and widow of Karl, Prince of Leiningen.
HRH The Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Duke of Edinburgh
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 Edward VII
His Majesty King Edward VII (Albert Edward Wettin) (9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, King of the Commonwealth realms, and the Emperor of India.
The Prince of Wales and familyOnce widowed, Queen Victoria effectively withdrew from public life, but shortly after the Prince Consort's death, she arranged for her son to marry Princess Alexandra of Denmark, the beautiful elder daughter of King Christian IX of Denmark.
Edward VII was one of the biggest contributors to the fraternity.
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 Historical Biographies, Nova Scotia: Prince Edward, Duke of Kent (1767-1820).
Prince Edward reminded John Draper of the terrible moment at which he arrived; he then told him he was pardoned and the parade marched back to the garrison with Draper as white as when he first set out behind his coffin.
Prince Edward received his appointment in March of 1802, and within a month departed Falmouth and reached Gibraltar on the 10th of May. 56 On his arrival in Gibraltar, Prince Edward -- a familiar story -- was to find discipline to be at a very low ebb; and, so, he determined to shape things up.
Edward's seven thousand pounds a year sufficed for their needs; the knowledge that his creditors were being steadily paid off was heartening; the Gallic air of Brussels proved a tonic to their spirits; and the assurance of a long peace seemed to promise them a restful middle age.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Victoria of the United Kingdom
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.
As of 2005, the European monarchs and former monarchs descended from Victoria are: the Queen of the United Kingdom (as well as her husband), the King of Norway, the King of Sweden, the Queen of Denmark, the King of Spain, the King of the Hellenes (deposed) and the King of Romania (deposed).
Victoria was born on May 24 1819 to Edward Augustus Duke of Kent (fourth son of King George III) and Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg sister King Leopold I of the Belgians and widow of Emich 2nd Prince Leiningen.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island (simply PEI or P.E.I. French, l'Île-du-Prince-Édouard, Scottish Gaelic, Eilean a’ Phrionns or Eilean Eòin, Mi'kmaq Abegweit) is a Canadian province coextensive with the island of the same name.
The island's namesake is Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent (1767-1820), the father of Queen Victoria.
Prince Edward Island has an incredible level of political overrepresentation, with 4 Members of Parliament, 4 Senators, 27 Members of the Legislative Assembly, 2 cities, 7 towns and 60 incorporated rural communities (having over 500 municipal councillors and mayors) to give a total of 566 elected officials for a population of 138,307 (as of 2006).
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 Prince Edward Island Canada
Prince Edward Island (simply PEI or P.E.I. ; French,) is a Canadian province situated in the Maritimes.
In mid-2001, 16.4 per cent of the resident population in Charlottetown were of retirement age (65 and over for males and females) compared with 13.2 per cent in Canada, therefore, the median age is 38.8 years of age comparing to 37.6 years of age for all of Canada.
The upper third of the flag features the English heraldic lion which appeared both on the coat of arms of Prince Edward, Duke of Kent, for whom the province is named, and on that of King Edward VII.
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 The Gibraltar Magazine
Prince Edward, one of the more controversial Governors in the history of Gibraltar, carried on a very public affair with his mistress Julie Therese Bernardine de Montgenet, for twenty-seven and then dumped her in order to provide an heir to
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.
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 Prince Edward Island - Facts, Information, and Encyclopedia Reference article
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; it has the highest population density of all Canadian provinces, 24.47 persons per square kilometer.
Like many other communities on Prince Edward Island, Charlottetown and Summerside are both built around large natural harbours.
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His Royal Highness Prince Edward, Duke of Kent (Edward George Nicholas Patrick Windsor), styled HRH The Duke of Kent (born 9 October 1935), is a member of the British Royal Family, a grandchild of George V of the United Kingdom.
His father was HRH Prince George, Duke of Kent, the fourth son of George V of the United Kingdom and Mary of Teck.
His mother was HRH Princess Marina, Duchess of Kent, (nee Princess Marina of Greece and Denmark), the daughter of Prince Nicholas of Greece and Denmark and Grand Duchess Helen Vladimirovna of Russia.
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 Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Stra... - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
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  H E R  H I G H N E S S  the Princesses fanlisting   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Her mother was the reigning British monarch, Queen Victoria, a grandchild of King George III through his fourth son, HRH Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent.
Prince Albert, the second son, later moved to Germany where he succeeded his childless first cousin, Ernst Günther, as titular Duke of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Augustenberg in 1921.
Princess Marie Louise was married in 1891 to His Highness Prince Aribert of Anhalt (18 June 1844-24 December1933), the fourth son of the Duke of Anhalt.
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 I1223: Edward Augustus Hanover Duke Of Kent (2 NOV 1767 - 23 JAN 1820)
Duke Francis Frederick Of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (15 JUL 1750 - 9 DEC 1806)
Descendants of Edward Augustus Hanover Duke Of Kent and Princess Victoria Maria Louise Of Saxe-Coburg
8 Leopold Duke Of Albany = Helena Of Waldeck-Pyrmont
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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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 Royal Genealogies Part 5
NOTES: Prince Michael relinquished his place in the line of succession because of his marriage to a divorced Catholic, but Buckingham Palace subsequently announced that his children would still be eligible to succeed to the throne.
Prince Charles likes to call him "Willie Wombat," but many people have pointed out that it is an unsuitably slothful name for so active a child.
of Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg-Strelitz and Elizabeth Albertin of Saxe-Hildburghausen.
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 Ontario GenWeb
This area of Ontario is covered by Prince Edward County GenWeb.
Prince Edward County was established in 1792 and named for Duke of Kent, Prince Edward Augustus.
In 1889 the Murray Canal was completed and made Prince Edward County an island.
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 Prince Edward Island
Prince Edward Island is located in eastern North America, and is situated north of New Brunswick and Nova Scotia.
Famous for its red soils and potatoes, Prince Edward Island is the smallest Province in Canada.
If Prince Edward Island were admitted into the Union today..
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 Table of contents for Library of Congress control number 2003001322
Prince Charles, Duke of York and Albany, later Prince of Wales (1600-1649)............................
Prince William, Duke of Clarence and St. Andrews and Earl of Munster, later King William IV (1765-1837).................
Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathern and Earl of Dublin (1767-1820)...........................................
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 Prince Edward 250 - Visitor Guide to PEI, Charlottetown and Summerside   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
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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 Edward Augustus HANOVER "1st Duke of Kent" "Prince of Great Britain"
[A] Edward Augustus Hanover, 1st Duke of Kent was the son of George III William Frederick Hanover, King of Great Britain and Sophie Charlotte Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Strelitz.
He was created Duke of Strathearn on 24 April 1799.3 He was created Duke of Kent on 24 April 1799.
Geneticists say that Edward introduced haemophilia into the royal family by being an elderly father of Queen Victoria.
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 Prince Edward Island - 999 Prince Edward Island   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Prince Edward Island - 999 Prince Edward Island
Top story from 999 Today Pakistan's government signs a peace deal with pro-Taleban tribal militants operating on the Afghan border, the BBC has reported.
Prince Edward Island (simply PEI or P.E.I. ; French, Ile-du-Prince-Edouard) is a Canadian province situated in the Maritimes.
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 Descendants of George III of Great Britain   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
George Augustus Frederick, Prince of Wales, reigned as King George IV of Great Britain and Hanover (1762-1830).
William Henry, Duke of Clarence, reigned as King William IV of Great Britain and Hanover (1765-1837).
Ernest Augustus, Duke of Cumberland, reigned as King Ernest of Hanover (1771-1851).
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 (Edward Augustus HANOVER - George_I HANOVER )   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Edward Augustus HANOVER (Duke of Kent) (2 NOV 1767 - 23 JAN 1820)
Edward Augustus HANOVER (Duke of York) (25 MAR 1739 - 17 SEP 1767)
Frederick Louis HANOVER (Prince of Wales) (31 JAN 1701 - 31 MAR 1751)
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