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  NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The Duchess of Gloucester (born 20 June 1946), is a member of the British Royal Family, the wife of Prince Richard, Duke of Gloucester, a grandchild of King George V. The Duchess of Gloucester, with her husband, undertakes royal duties on behalf of the Dukes cousin, Queen Elizabeth II...
The Duke of Edinburgh The Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Philip Mountbatten, formerly Prince Philip of Greece and Denmark) (born 10 June 1921, Greece) is the husband of Queen Elizabeth II of the United Kingdom.
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. Prince Richard was born on 26 August 1944 at Barnwell Manor in Northamptonshire.
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  Duke of Gloucester - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The title Duke of Gloucester (pronounced gloss-tor) is a British royal title (after Gloucester), often conferred on one of the sons of the reigning monarch.
Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester ( 1390 - 1447)
HRH The Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester ( 1900 - 1974)
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester
The Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester (Henry William Frederick Albert; 31 March 1900 – 10 June 1974) was a member of the British Royal Family, the third son of George V of the United Kingdom and Queen Mary, and thus uncle to Elizabeth II.
Prince Henry was born, on March 31 1900, at York Cottage, on the Sandringham Estate.
On November 6 1935, Henry married Lady Alice Christabel Montagu-Douglas-Scott, a daughter of the Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry.
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 Duke
Duke of Cleveland The Dukedom of Cleveland was a Earldom of Chichester and Barony of Newbury, for Charles Fitzroy, the i...
Henry II, Duke of Bavaria Henry II the Wrangler, Duke of Bavaria (951-995) was the son of Henry I the Quarrelsome and Ju...
Hugh I, Duke of Burgundy Hugh I of Burgundy (Abbey of Cluny.
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 Gloucester
Duke of Gloucester The title Duke of Gloucester is a British royal title, often conferred on one of the sons of the reig...
Gloucester and Sharpness Canal The Gloucester and Sharpness Canal is a River Severn.
William Henry, Duke of Gloucester Prince William Henry, Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh, Earl of Connaught (George III....
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 22ND GENERATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Prince Henry Duke of GLOUCESTER was born in 1900 in England - son of George V. He died in 1974 in England.
Lady Lady Alice MONTAGU-DOUGLAS-SCOTT Duchess of Gloucester was born on 20 Jun 1901 in England - dtr of Duke of Buccleuch.
Prince William Henry of GLOUCESTER was born in 1941 in England - son of Henry Duke of Gloucester.
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 british monarchy - mong13 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Duke Frederick William of Schleswig was born in 1785.
Henry William Frederick Albert Windsor Duke of Gloucester [ Parents ] was born on 31 Mar 1900 in York Cottage, Sandringham.
William Henry Andrew Windsor was born on 18 Dec 1941 in Hadley Common and was christened on 22 Feb 1942 in Windsor Castle.
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 TimeRef - History Timelines - Medieval People Starting With H
Henry II's son Henry, crowned as the Young King, died of dysentery and Richard became heir to the English throne.
William Herbert supported King Edward IV during the War of the Roses and was to become Earl of Pembroke in recognition of his achievements.
Henry was less than one year old when his father died and so England was governed by Henry V's brothers, John, Duke of Bedford and Humphrey, Duke of Gloucester.
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HRH William Henry Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh
HRH Alfred Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Duke of Edinburgh
HRH Alfred Hereditary Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, Duke of Edinburgh
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 Duke of Gloucester Street, Williamsburg, Virginia
The august avenue known as Duke of Gloucester Street began as a narrow Indian trace that rose to the dignity of a horse path in the 17th century.
When the Virginia legislators grandly gave it the name of the heir to the English throne, Duke of Gloucester Street rolled through a series of swampy ravines and at one point was obstructed by houses.
Often referred to as the "main street" or the "great street" in the 18th century, Duke of Gloucester Street was to be 99 feet wide and run nearly a mile straight from the College of William and Mary on the west to the Capitol on the east.
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 Berkshire History: Biographies: Prince William Henry, Duke of Gloucester (1743-1805)
William was the third son of Frederick Louis, Prince of Wales, by Augusta, daughter of Duke Frederick II of Saxe-Gotha, and the grandson of King George II of Great Britain.
In the army, Gloucester was commissioned a Colonel of the 13th Regiment of Foot on 28th June 1766, of the 3rd Regiment of Foot Guards on 6th January 1768, of the 1st Regiment of Foot Guards and Major-General on 30th March 1770, General on 25th May 1772 and, eventually, Field-Marshal in 1793.
The Duke of Gloucester died on 25th August 1805 and was buried in St. George's Chapel, Windsor.
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 Duke of Gloucester   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
The title Duke of Gloucester is a British royal title, often conferred on one of the sons of the reigning monarch.
Next to receive the dukedom was the son of King Charles I, Henry Stuart, upon whose death the title became extinct.
Thomas of Woodstock, Duke of Gloucester ( 1355 - 1397)
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 NPG D15622; Maria (Walpole), Duchess of Gloucester; William Henry, Duke of Gloucester
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Maria (Walpole), Duchess of Gloucester; William Henry, Duke of Gloucester
William Henry, Duke of Gloucester (1743-1805), Son of Frederick, Prince of Wales.
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 Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester : Henry, Duke of Gloucester   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester : Henry, Duke of Gloucester
Prince Henry William Frederick Albert ( March 31, 1900 - June 10, 1974) of the House of Windsor.
He was created the Duke of Gloucester, Earl of Ulster, and Baron of Culloden in 1928.
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 Articles - Prince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Prince Adolphus Frederick, Duke of Cambridge ( 24 February 1774 – 8 July 1850), was the tenth-born child and seventh son of King George III of the United Kingdom and Queen Charlotte.
From 1816 to 1837, the Duke of Cambridge served as viceroy of Hanover on behalf of his elder brothers, George IV and later William IV.
The Duke of Cambridge died on 8 July 1850 at Cambridge House, Paccadilly, London, and was buried at Kew.
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 Duke of Gloucester Salad Bowl-$290   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Mottahedeh’s Duke of Gloucester, an extraordinary pattern featuring twenty colors and 22k gold, is one of the finest manifestations of the Rococo style.
The dinner service was originally made for William Henry, Duke of Gloucester, circa 1770.
The elegant Duke of Gloucester Bowl is the perfect choice for salad or fruit--a stunning complement to the Duke of Gloucester Dinnerware or a wonderful choice as an individual serving piece or accessory.
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 Caribbean content of Wikipedia free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
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-Saalfield and widow of Karl, Prince of Leiningen.
The Prince Alfred, Duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha and Duke of Edinburgh
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 HRH THE DUKE OF GLOUCESTER   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
After the Conquest it is possible that the Earldom of Gloucester was held by (a) William FitzEustace, perhaps son of Eustace II Count of Boulogne, and (b) Robert FitzHamon, Sieur de Creully in the Calvados region of Normandy, allegedly grandson of Hamo
The Earldom passed to his eldest son, William FitzRobert, and from him to JOHN, later KING JOHN and husband from 1189 to 1199 (when he divorced her) of Isabel, the youngest of William FitzRobert's three daughters.
On the death of Walter's great-grandson William de Burgh, 3rd Earl of Ulster of the 1264 creation, the title apparently became held by the latter's sole daughter Elizabeth.
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Baron Culloden
He was created Duke of Cambridge, Earl of Tipperary and Baron of Culloden in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.
He was created Duke of Gloucester, Earl of Ulster and Baron Culloden, again in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.
It is used as a courtesy title by the Duke's grandson Xan, Lord Culloden, son of Alexander, Earl of Ulster.
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 I5689: Henry William Frederick Albert Windsor Duke Of Gloucester (Prince) (31 MAR 1900 - 1974)
I5689: Henry William Frederick Albert Windsor Duke Of Gloucester (Prince) (31 MAR 1900 - 1974)
Spouses of Henry William Frederick Albert Windsor Duke Of Gloucester
Descendants of Prince Henry William Frederick Albert Windsor Duke Of Gloucester and Lady Alice Montagu-Douglas-Scott
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 Edward VIII
George VI The ex-king was granted the title of duke of Windsor.
In World War II the duke went to France as a major general, serving briefly as a liaison officer between British and French headquarters.
Gloucester, Henry William Frederick Albert, duke of - Gloucester, Henry William Frederick Albert, duke of, 1900–1974, British prince; third son of...
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 Henry William Frederick Albert, Duke of Gloucester - Romanov Genealogy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Henry William Frederick Albert, Duke of Gloucester - Romanov Genealogy
Windsor, Henry William Frederick Albert of Great Britain, Duke of Gloucester
William Henry Andrew Frederick, Prince of Gloucester (b.
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 Prince William Frederick, Duke of Gloucester & Edinburgh (1776-1834)
Prince William Frederick, Duke of Gloucester & Edinburgh (1776-1834)
Maria, Duchess of Gloucester, née Maria Walpole (Countess of Waldegrave)
Duke of Gloucester & Edinburgh, in the Peerage of Great Britain, and Earl of Connaught, in the Peerage of Ireland (H.H. The Duke of Gloucester)
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 William Shakespeare: King Henry V
King Henry V. Note on the e-text: this Renascence Editions text is a copy of the University of Adelaide mirror of the ERIS Project plain text edition.
Tell you the Duke it is not so good to come to the mines; for, look you, the mines is not according to the disciplines of the war; the concavities of it is not sufficient.
The Duke of Gloucester, to whom the order of the siege is given, is altogether directed by an Irishman- a very vallant gentleman, i' faith.
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 Royal Genealogies Part 18
William accepted the Declaration of Rights passed by the Convention Parliament, which met on Jan. 22, 1689, and on February 13, William and Mary were proclaimed joint sovereigns of England.
In February 1702 William was riding at Hampton Court when his horse stumbled on a mole hill and threw him, breaking his collar bone.
Contemptuous of the luxury of his father's reign, he instituted a system of rigid and efficient economy at court and transferred public financial administration from local governments to the central royal authority.
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 Royal Worcester Duke of Gloucester
This service was made for William Henry, Duke of Gloucester.
The Gloucester service represents one of the most sumptuous decorations to be seen on Royal Worcester dinnerware.
Duke of Gloucester 5 Piece Place Setting w/ Free Soup
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 Gloucester, Henry William Frederick Albert, duke of on Encyclopedia.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
Gloucester, Henry William Frederick Albert, duke of on Encyclopedia.com
Governor-general of Australia from 1945 to 1947, he was promoted to the rank of field marshal in 1955.
Pictures and Maps for: Gloucester, Henry William Frederick Albert, duke of
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 AllRefer.com - Gloucester, Henry William Frederick Albert, duke of (British And Irish History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Gloucester, Henry William Frederick Albert, duke of, British And Irish History, Biographies
Gloucester, Henry William Frederick Albert, duke of [glos´st u r, glO´st u r] Pronunciation Key, 1900–1974, British prince; third son of George V, brother of Edward VIII and George VI, and uncle of Elizabeth II.
He was educated at Sandhurst and made the army his career, serving as a major general in World War II.
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 Royal Genealogies Part 7
William was succeeded to the British throne by his niece Victoria.
NOTES: Adelaide Louisa Theresa Caroline Amelia, elder daughter of George I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen and Princess Louisa Eleonora of Hohenlohe-Langenburg.
He was assassinated in Salonika in 1913; Reign: 1863-1913; He was succeeded by his son, Constantine I. George was the first Greek monarch of the house of Glucksburg.
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 Prince Henry, Duke of Gloucester - Internet Accuracy Project   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-26)
British royalty, Prince of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, Duke of Gloucester, Earl of Ulster, and Baron Culloden (1928-74).
He was the first royal Governor-General of Australia (1945-47), and the uncle of Queen Elizabeth II.
Sons: Prince William Henry Andrew Frederick Windsor (b.
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 Britannia: History of Windsor (Berkshire)
Princess Maria, d.1807, wife of Prince William Henry, Duke of Gloucester & Edinburgh & illegitimate daughter of Hon.
Princess Mary of Gloucester & Edinburgh, d.1857, wife of Prince William Frederick, Duke of Gloucester & daughter of King George III
Prince George, Duke of Bedford, b.1477, third son of King Edward IV Princess Mary, b.1466, second daughter of King Edward IV Princess Anne Sophia, b.1686, third daughter of Queen Anne & Prince George of Denmark
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