Prince Edward, Duke of Kent and Strathearn
Prince of Great Britain; father of Queen Victoria (1767-1820)
Prince Edward Augustus, Duke of Kent and Strathearn was the fourth son of George III of the United Kingdom.
|Duke of Kent and Strathearn|
|Born||2 November 1767|
Buckingham House, London, England
|Died||23 January 1820 (aged 52)|
Woolbrook Cottage, Sidmouth, England
|Burial||12 February 1820|
|Father||George III of the United Kingdom|
|Mother||Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz|
|Allegiance|| Kingdom of Great Britain|
|Service/branch|| British Army|
|Years of service||1786–1805|
|Unit||7th Regiment of Foot (Royal Fusiliers)|
|Awards||Mentioned in dispatches|
Edwaard Augustus married in 1818 Princess Victoria Duchess of Kent. He had one daughter, who was later Queen Victoria. He died when his daughter was six months old in 1819.
- ↑ "Royal Burials in the Chapel since 1805". College of St George. stgeorges-windsor.org. Archived from the original on 27 September 2011. Retrieved 10 April 2012.