BIOGRAPHY OF ALASTAIR WINDSOR 2ND DUKE CONNAUGHT AND STRATHEARN 1914-1943

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: WETTIN

Descent English Royalty: 1G Grandson Edward VII King United Kingdom

Descent French Royalty: 16G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 25G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 09 Aug 1914 Alastair Windsor 2nd Duke Connaught and Strathearn was born to Arthur Windsor (31) and Alexandra Duff (23) at Mayfair

On 16 Jan 1942 Alastair Windsor 2nd Duke Connaught and Strathearn (27) succeeded 2nd Duke Connaught and Strathearn

On 26 Apr 1943 Alastair Windsor 2nd Duke Connaught and Strathearn (28) died at Ottawa

After 26 Apr 1943 Alastair Windsor 2nd Duke Connaught and Strathearn was buried at St Ninian's Chapel

ANCESTRY

Father: Arthur Windsor (2G Grandson George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

GrandFather: Arthur William Patrick Albert Windsor 1st Duke Connaught and Strathearn (1G Grandson George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

1G GrandFather: Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

2G GrandFather: Ernest Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

3G GrandFather: Francis Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

4G GrandFather: Ernest Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld Duke Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld

4G GrandMother: Sophia Antonia Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel

3G GrandMother: Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf

2G GrandMother: Louise Dorothea Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

3G GrandFather: Augustus Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

4G GrandFather: Ernest Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

4G GrandMother: Charlotte Saxe-Meiningen

3G GrandMother: Louise Charlotte Mecklenburg-Schwerin

1G GrandMother: Victoria Hanover I Queen United Queendom (Granddaughter George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn (Son George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Frederick Louis Hanover (Son George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandMother: Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

3G GrandMother: Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz

2G GrandMother: Marie Luise Victoria Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

3G GrandFather: Francis Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

4G GrandFather: Ernest Frederick Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld Duke Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld

4G GrandMother: Sophia Antonia Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel

3G GrandMother: Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf

GrandMother: Luise Margarete Alexandra Victoria Agnes Hohenzollern (5G Granddaughter George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland)

1G GrandFather: Frederick Charles Hohenzollern (4G Grandson George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Charles Hohenzollern (3G Grandson George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Frederick William II King Prussia (2G Grandson George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Frederick William II King Prussia (1G Grandson George Louis I King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandMother: Marie Saxe-Weimar-Eisenach

Mother: Alexandra Duff (Granddaughter Edward VII King United Kingdom)

GrandFather: Alexander Duff 1st Duke Fife (1G Grandson William IV King United Kingdom)

1G GrandFather: James Duff 5th Earl Fife

2G GrandFather: Alexander Duff

1G GrandMother: Agnes Georgiana Elizabeth Hay (Granddaughter William IV King United Kingdom)

2G GrandFather: William Hay 18th Earl Erroll (13G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: William Hay 17th Earl Erroll (12G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: James Hay 15th Earl Erroll (11G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Isabella Carr

3G GrandMother: Alicia Eliot

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Fitzclarence (Daughter William IV King United Kingdom)

3G GrandFather: William IV King United Kingdom (Son George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandMother: Dorothea Bland

GrandMother: Louise Windsor (Daughter Edward VII King United Kingdom)

1G GrandFather: Edward VII King United Kingdom (1G Grandson George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

3G GrandFather: Ernest Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

4G GrandFather: Francis Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

4G GrandMother: Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf

3G GrandMother: Louise Dorothea Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

4G GrandFather: Augustus Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

4G GrandMother: Louise Charlotte Mecklenburg-Schwerin

2G GrandMother: Victoria Hanover I Queen United Queendom (Granddaughter George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Edward Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn (Son George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandMother: Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz

3G GrandMother: Marie Luise Victoria Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

4G GrandFather: Francis Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

4G GrandMother: Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf

1G GrandMother: Alexandra Glücksburg (3G Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Christian IX King Denmark (2G Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Friedrich Wilhelm Glücksburg Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg

4G GrandFather: Friedrich Karl Ludwig Oldenburg I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck

4G GrandMother: Friederike Schlieben

3G GrandMother: Louise Caroline Hesse-Kassel (1G Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Charles Hesse-Kassel (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandMother: Louise Oldenburg (Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G GrandMother: Louise Hesse-Kassel (2G Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: William Hesse-Kassel (1G Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel (Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)