BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM HANOVER 1ST DUKE CUMBERLAND 1721-1765

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On 26 Apr 1721 William Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland was born to George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland and Caroline Hohenzollern

On 27 Jul 1726 William Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland was created 1st Duke Cumberland (3C 1726)

In 1730 William Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland was appointed 546th Knight Garter: George II

On 16 Apr 1746 William Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland commanded at Culloden during the Battle of Culloden: England

On 31 Oct 1765 William Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland died

On 10 Nov 1765 William Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland was buried at Henry VII Chapel

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Father: George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

GrandFather: George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland

2G GrandFather: Ernest Augustus Hanover Elector Brunswick-Lüneburg

3G GrandFather: George Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

3G GrandMother: Anne Eleonore Hesse-Darmstadt

2G GrandMother: Sophia Palatinate-Simmern

3G GrandFather: Frederick Palatinate-Simmern

4G GrandFather: Frederick Iv Palatinate-Simmern

5G GrandFather: Louis Palatinate-Simmern

4G GrandMother: Louise Juliana Orange-Nassau

5G GrandFather: William Orange-Nassau

5G GrandMother: Charlotte Bourbon

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stewart

4G GrandFather: James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland

5G GrandFather: Henry Stewart

5G GrandMother: Mary "Queen of Scots" I King Scotland

4G GrandMother: Anne Oldenburg

5G GrandFather: Frederick Oldenburg

GrandMother: Sophia Dorothea Hanover

2G GrandFather: George Wilhelm Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

3G GrandFather: George Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg

3G GrandMother: Anne Eleonore Hesse-Darmstadt

2G GrandMother: Eleonore Esmier D'Olbreuse

Mother: Caroline Hohenzollern

GrandFather: John Frederick Hohenzollern

2G GrandFather: Albert Hohenzollern

3G GrandFather: Joachim Ernst Hohenzollern

4G GrandFather: John George Hohenzollern

5G GrandFather: Joachim Hector Hohenzollern