Biography and Ancestry of George VI King United Kingdom (1895-1952)

GEORGE VI KING UNITED KINGDOM

Paternal Family Tree

EVENTS

14 Dec 1895 born at York Cottage (Sandringham)

26 Apr 1923 [28] married at Westminster Abbey Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon

11 Dec 1936 [41] succeeded at York Cottage (Sandringham) VI King United Kingdom: Saxe-Coburg-Gotha aka Windsor

12 May 1937 [42] crowned at Westminster Abbey VI King United Kingdom: Saxe-Coburg-Gotha aka Windsor

06 Feb 1952 [57] died at Sandringham Estate

buried at King George VI Memorial Chapel

CHILDREN

Mother: Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon (12G GD Henry VII and Ireland)

Elizabeth II Queen United Kingdom 21 Apr 1926 [Father: 30] [Mother: 25]

Margaret Windsor 21 Aug 1930 [Father: 34] [Mother: 30]

ANCESTRY

Father: George V King United Kingdom

Grandfather: Edward VII King United Kingdom

1G Grandfather: Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

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

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

3G Grandmother: Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf

2G Grandmother: Louise Dorothea Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

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

3G Grandmother: Louise Charlotte Mecklenburg-Schwerin

1G Grandmother: Victoria I Queen United Kingdom

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

3G Grandfather: George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland

3G Grandmother: Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz

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

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

3G Grandmother: Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf

Grandmother: Alexandra Glücksburg

1G Grandfather: Christian IX King Denmark

2G Grandfather: Friedrich Wilhelm Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg

3G Grandfather: Friedrich Karl Ludwig Oldenburg Karl I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck

3G Grandmother: Friederike Schlieben

2G Grandmother: Louise Caroline Hesse-Kassel

1G Grandmother: Louise Hesse-Kassel

Mother: Victoria Mary Teck Mary Queen Consort England (1G GD George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

Grandfather: Francis Teck

Grandmother: Mary Adelaide Hanover (GD George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

1G Grandfather: Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge (S George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland)

2G Grandfather: George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland

3G Grandfather: Frederick Hanover (S George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland)

3G Grandmother: Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

2G Grandmother: Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz

1G Grandmother: Augusta Hesse-Casel