BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM HENRY HANOVER 1ST DUKE GLOUCESTER AND EDINBURGH 1743-1805

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Hanover

EVENTS

On 25 Nov 1743 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 was born to Frederick Louis Hanover 1707-1751 (36) and Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg 1719-1772 (23)

In 1762 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (18) was appointed 580th Knight Garter: George III

On 19 Nov 1764 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (20) was created 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh and 1st Earl Connaught

In 1766 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (22) and Maria Walpole 1736-1807 (29) were married at Pall Mall, St James', Westminster

On 29 May 1773 Sophia Hanover 1773-1844 was born to William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (29) and Maria Walpole 1736-1807 (36) at Grosvenor Street, Mayfair, Westminster

On 24 Jun 1774 Caroline Hanover 1774-1775 was born to William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (30) and Maria Walpole 1736-1807 (37) at Gloucester House, Piccadilly, Westminster

In 1775 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (47) . Portrait of William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (31) .

On 15 Jan 1776 William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1776-1834 was born to William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (32) and Maria Walpole 1736-1807 (39) at Palazzo Teodoli, via del Corso

Before 06 Jan 1782 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 natural Almeria Carpenter 1745-1809

On 06 Jan 1782 Louisa Maria La Coast Hanover 1782-1835 was born to William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (38) and Almeria Carpenter 1745-1809 (37) at Esher, Surrey

On 25 Aug 1805 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (61) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Frederick Louis Hanover 1707-1751

GrandFather: George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland 1683-1760

1G GrandFather: George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland 1660-1727

2G GrandFather: Ernest Augustus Hanover Elector Brunswick-Lüneburg 1629-1698

3G GrandFather: George Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg 1582-1641

3G GrandMother: Anne Eleonore Hesse-Darmstadt

2G GrandMother: Sophia Palatinate-Simmern 1630-1714

3G GrandFather: Frederick Palatinate-Simmern V Elector Palatine Rhine 1596-1632

4G GrandFather: Frederick Palatinate-Simmern IV Elector Palatine Rhine 1574-1610

4G GrandMother: Louise Juliana Orange-Nassau 1576-1644

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stewart 1596-1662

4G GrandFather: James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625

4G GrandMother: Anne Oldenburg 1574-1619

1G GrandMother: Sophia Dorothea Hanover 1666-1726

2G GrandFather: George Wilhelm Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg 1624-1705

3G GrandFather: George Hanover Duke Brunswick-Lüneburg 1582-1641

3G GrandMother: Anne Eleonore Hesse-Darmstadt

2G GrandMother: Eleonore Esmier D'Olbreuse

GrandMother: Caroline Hohenzollern 1683-1737

1G GrandFather: John Frederick Hohenzollern 1654-1686

2G GrandFather: Albert Hohenzollern 1620-1667

3G GrandFather: Joachim Ernst Hohenzollern 1583-1625

4G GrandFather: John George Hohenzollern 1525-1598

Mother: Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg 1719-1772

GrandFather: Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg II Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 1676-1732

1G GrandFather: Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg I Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 1646-1691

2G GrandFather: Ernest "The Pious" Saxe-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Gotha 1601-1675

3G GrandFather: Johann Wettin II Duke Saxe-Weimar 1570-1605

4G GrandFather: Johann Wilhelm Wettin Duke Saxe-Weimar 1530-1573

4G GrandMother: Dorothea Susanne Palatine

3G GrandMother: Dorothea Maria Anhalt

2G GrandMother: Elisabeth Sophie Saxe-Altenburg

1G GrandMother: Magdalena Sibylle Saxe-Weissenfels

GrandMother: Magdalena Augusta Anhalt-Zerbst Anhaltzerbst