Biography of George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708

EVENTS

On 02 Apr 1653 George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708 was born to Frederick III King Denmark 1609-1670 (44) and Sophie Amalie Hanover Queen Consort Denmark 1628-1685 (25) at Copenhagen Castle

On 28 Jul 1683 George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708 (30) and Anne Stewart I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (18) were married at Chapel Royal, St James' Palace, St James', WestminsterHalf Second Cousin Once Removed

On 01 Jan 1684 George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708 (30) was appointed 487th Knight Garter: Charles II

In 1689 George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708 (35) was created 1st Duke Cumberland (2C 1689). Anne Stewart I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (23) by marriage Duke Cumberland (2C 1689).

On 24 Jul 1689 William Oldenburg 1689-1700 was born to George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708 (36)

Around 1705. Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (46) . Portrait of George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708 (51) . Walmer Castle, Walmer, Kent.

_PAINTING/DAHL/Prince_George.jpg

Before 28 Oct 1708. John Closterman 1660-1711. Portrait of George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708.

_PAINTING/CLOSTERMAN/1st_Duke_Cumberland.jpg

On 28 Oct 1708 George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708 (55) died

On 13 Nov 1708 George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708 was buried at Westminster Abbey, Westminster

ANCESTRY

Father: Frederick III King Denmark 1609-1670

GrandFather: Christian IV King Denmark 1577-1648

1G GrandFather: Frederick II King Denmark 1534-1588

2G GrandFather: Christian III King Denmark 1503-1559

3G GrandFather: Frederick I King Denmark 1471-1533

Mother: Sophie Amalie Hanover Queen Consort Denmark 1628-1685

GrandFather: George Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg 1582-1641

GrandMother: Anne Eleonore Hesse-Darmstadt Duchess Brunswick-Lüneburg