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 ipedia.com: Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany, was the eighth-born child and fourth son of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom and her husband, Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany (Leopold George Duncan Albert Wettin) (7 April 1853 - 28 March 1884), was the eighth-born child and fourth son of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom and her husband, Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
The Duke of Albany died at the age of 30, of a brain hemorrhage from a minor blow to the head, in Villa Nevada in Cannes, in France.
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 Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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 George married his brother's fiancée, with whom he was in love and had a long and happy marriage.
In recent times the Duke of Clarence and Avondale has been the centre of rumours that he committed, or was responsible for, the Jack the Ripper murders in 1888.
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 Princess Alice of Albany - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone GCVO GBE VA (née Princess Alice of Albany) (25 February 1883–3 January 1981), was a member of the British Royal Family, a granddaughter of Queen Victoria.
Her father was Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany, the youngest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
On February 10, 1904, Princess Alice of Albany married Prince Alexander of Teck, the brother of Queen Mary, in St George's Chapel, Windsor.
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 Carl Eduard, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Carl Eduard, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Duke of Albany (Leopold Charles Edward George Albert) (19 July 1884 – 28 March 1954) was the last reigning Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha in Germany from 30 July 1900 to 14 November 1918.
Carl Eduard was born at Claremont House, Surrey, the posthumous son and younger child of Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany, the fourth son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert, and his wife, Princess Helena of Waldeck.
On 11 October 1905, at Glücksburg Castle, Holstein, the Duke married Princess Victoria Adelaide (31 December 1885 – 5 October 1970), the daughter of the Duke Friedrich Ferdinard of Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg.
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 Vaal Triangle Info Encylopedia - Prince_Gustaf_Adolf,_Duke_of_Westrobothnia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
His mother was a granddaughter of Queen Victoria since she was the daughter of HRH Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and his wife, Princess Margaret Luise of Prussia.
Princess Sibylla was a great-granddaughter of Queen Victoria, a granddaughter of HRH Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany.
Prince Gustaf Adolf was killed in an airplane accident at the Copenhagen Airport in Copenhagen, Denmark.
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 Encyclopedia: Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (Francis Charles Augustus Albert Emmanuel, of the Saxe-Coburg-Gotha branch of the House of Wettin) (26 August 1819 - 14 December 1861) was the husband and consort of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland.
Duke of Albany is a peerage title that has occasionally been bestowed on the youngers sons in the Scottish and later the British Royal Family, particularly in the Houses of Stuart and Hanover.
Prince Leopold had haemophilia and went to Cannes on doctor's orders in February 1884: joint pain is a common symptom of haemophilia and the winter climate in England was always difficult for him.
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 Princess Victoria, Princess Royal - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
She was a daughter of Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha and Queen Victoria and later married into the Prussian Royal House, Hohenzollern.
Until the birth of her brother, The Prince Albert Edward on November 9, 1841, Victoria was also the heiress presumptive to the throne.
Their sympathies created a rift among Queen Victoria's extended family, since Victoria's younger brother, the Prince of Wales, was married to Princess Alexandra of Denmark, the elder daughter of Christian IX of Denmark, who was also reigning duke of the disputed territories of Schleswig and Holstein.
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 Victoria of the United Kingdom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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 of King Leopold I of the Belgians and widow of Emich, 2nd Prince of Leiningen.
This is why her son, Albert Edward, Prince of Wales, and her great-grandson, Albert Frederick Arthur George, were crowned as Edward VII and King George VI respectively.
Queen Victoria died in 1901, at Osborne House on the Isle of Wight and was buried at Frogmore, Windsor Castle.
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 Leopold   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
In a letter to King Leopold, the Queen showed the first evidence that she was aware of her son's illness: "Your poor little namesake is again laid up with a bad knee from a fell, which appear to be of no consequence.
The Duke was fifty when her only daughter was concieved and in an older person, the risk of a genetic mutation (a change while copying the genetic information) increased.
Leopold accidentally pierced the roof of his mouth with a steel pen and the bleeding was not easy to contoll because it was a very difficult place to cauterize.
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 Edward VII of the United Kingdom - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
As the eldest son of a British sovereign, he was automatically Duke of Cornwall, Duke of Rothesay, Earl of Carrick, Baron Renfrew, Lord of the Isles and Prince and Great Steward of Scotland.
The Prince of Wales hoped to pursue a career in the British Army, but this was denied him because he was heir to the throne.
HRH Prince Albert Victor, Duke of Clarence and Avondale
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 Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany (1853-1884)
Princess Helena Frederica Augusta of Waldeck and Pyrmont (H.R.H. Princess Helena Frederica Augusta, Duchess of Albany, VA, CI, RRC, LJStJ)
Princess Alice Mary Victoria Augusta Pauline of Albany (Countess of Athlone)
Colonel-in-Chief, Seaforth Highlanders (Ross-shire Buffs, The Duke of Albany's)
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 Princess Marie of Edinburgh - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
She was born October 29, 1875, at in Kent, the eldest daughter of His Royal Highness Prince Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and Grand Duchess Marie Alexandrovna of Russia.
Her father was the second eldest son of Victoria of the United Kingdom and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
In 1914, Carol I died and Ferdinand ascended the throne of Romania.
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 Emma of Waldeck and Pyrmont - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Her Serene Highness Princess Adelheid Emma Wilhelmina Theresia of Waldeck and Pyrmont (August 2, 1858 - March 20, 1934) was queen consort of William III of the Netherlands of the Netherlands and Grand Duke of Luxembourg.
She was born in Arolsen, Germany, on 2 August 1858, a daughter of Georg Viktor, Prince of Waldeck and Pyrmont, and his wife, Princess Helena Wilhelmina Henrietta of Nassau.
Her sister, Helena Frederica, would become the wife of Queen Victoria's son Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany.
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 Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
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.
Eventually a suitable candidate was chosen, the Marquess of Lorne, heir to the title of Duke of Argyll.
On 4 April, 1900, the 8th Duke of Argyll died, and the Marquess of Lorne, became the 9th Duke of Argyll, and Louise, the Duchess of Argyll.
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 Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
HRH Prince Leopold George Duncan Albert of Great Britain and Ireland, Duke of Albany, Earl of Clarence and Baron Arklow (7 April 1853 - 28 March 1884), was the hemophiliac son of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom and her husband, Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
He was created Duke of Albany, Earl of Clarence and Baron Arklow on 24 May 1881.
He died at the age of 31, of a brain hemorrhage from a minor blow to the head, in Villa Nevada in Cannes, in France.
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 Articles - Victoria of the United Kingdom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Victoria's father, the Duke of Kent and Strathearn, was the fourth son of King George III.
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
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 Princess Alice of Albany - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Her father was His Royal Highness The Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany, the youngest son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha.
Her mother was Her Royal Highness The Duchess of Albany (nee Princess Helena of Waldeck).
In 1904, Princess Alice of Albany married His Serene Highness Prince Alexander of Teck, the brother of Queen Mary.
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 boys clothing: German royalty--Saxe Coburg Gotha   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Ernest I's brother Leopold I, was crowned King of the Belgians in 1831.
He was succeeded (1893) by Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh, a son of Queen Victoria and the father of Queen Marie of Romania.
Prince Hubertus Frederick William (1909-43) became a Luftwaffe pilot during World War II and in 1943 was killed in Romania, presumably defending the Ploieste oil fields from Allied bombing.
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 Marilyn's Royal Blog
Prince Henry William Frederick Albert, third son of the Duke and Duchess of York (later King George V and Queen Mary), was born on March 31, 1900 at York Cottage, Sandringham.
Their first child was born six years later in 1941, Prince William, who was one of the first royal children to be born outside of the home, and Prince Richard in 1944 (who is the husband of Birgitte, Duchess of Gloucester).
Prince Richard was pursuing a full-time career in architecture and the couple had intended on living in London when, six weeks after their wedding, Prince Richard's elder brother, Prince William, was killed in a flying accident.
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Leopold continued to meet at the Old Globe Inn until the 5 December 1881 when they moved into the Londesborough Rooms.
The lodge was named after Prince Leopold, the Duke of Albany, youngest son of Her Majesty Queen Victoria.
HRH Prince Leopold (George Duncan Albert), KG, KT, GCSI, GCMG, PC, DCL, was born on the 7 April 1853 at Buckingham Palace.
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 WINDSOR - LoveToKnow Article on WINDSOR   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
The cenotaph of the Prince Consort stands before the altar, with the tombs of Prince Leopold, duke of Albany, and the duke of Clarence; the last erected by King Edward VII., who was himself buried here in May 1910.
It was a~ centre of activity in the Barons War, and the meeting-place of the parliament summoned by Henry in 1261 ~fi rivalry to that of the barons at St Albans; two years later, however, it surrendered to Simon de Montfort.
The appeal of high treason against Thomas Mowbray, duke of Norfolk, was heard by Richard II.
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 wikien.info: Main_Page   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Since the passage of the 1772 Royal Marriages Act, there have been several instances in which princes of the blood contracted marriages in contravention of that act and several instances in which the Sovereign withheld the style "Her Royal Highness" from a prince's wife deemed to be unsuitable.
On 9 November 1948, George VI issued Letters Patent granting the title of Prince or Princess of the United Kingdom, with the style Royal Highness, to the children of The Duke of Edinburgh and The Princess Elizabeth, Duchess of Edinburgh.
In 1974, The Dowager Duchess of Gloucester, widow of Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester, was granted a request by Elizabeth II to assume the style Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester.
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 British royalty George V -- Queen Mary   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Her brothers were: Cambridge, Adolphus II of Teck, Duke of Teck (1868-); Francis Joseph Leopold Frederick of Teck, Prince, Major Dragoons (1870-), and Cambridge, Alexander George of Teck, 1st Earl of Athlone 1st (1874-).
The Prince proposed to her in the same place (the estate of his aunt the Duchess of Fife) that Prince Eddy had proposed.
Prince "Eddy", Duke of Clarence and Avondale, was the eldest son of the Prince of Wales (King Edward VII) and therefor in line to inherit the throne.
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 Articles - Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
He was baptised in the Private Chapel of Buckingham Palace on 28 June 1853 by John Bird Sumner, Archbishop of Canterbury and his godparents were the King of Hanover, Princess Augusta of Prussia, Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge and the Prince of Hohenlohe-Langenburg.
Princess Alice of Albany (1883-1981) later HRH Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone (sister-in-law to Queen Mary).
Leopold Charles Edward George Albert (known as 'Charlie') Prince Charles, Duke of Albany, and later reigning Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha (1884-1954).
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 Amazon.ca: Books: Prince Leopold: The Untold Story of Queen Victoria's Youngest Son   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-06)
Leopold had a frustrating life due to his illness and his position, but he overcame a great many difficulties and ultimately had a happy marriage.
Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany, was the youngest son of Queen Victoria.
It is a tribute to Prince Leopold's innate strength of character that he grew up to be mentally sound and in many ways the most gifted of the Queen's nine children.
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