Sophie, Countess of Wessex

Wife of Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex

Sophie, Countess of Wessex (aka Sophie Helen Rhys-Jones; born 20 January 1965) is the wife of Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex. She assists her husband in his royal duties. She married him in 1999.[2]

Countess of Wessex (more)
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Born (1965-01-20) 20 January 1965 (age 55)
John Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, England
IssueLady Louise Windsor
James, Viscount Severn
Full name
Sophie Helen[1]
HouseHouse of Windsor (by marriage)
FatherChristopher Rhys-Jones
MotherMary O'Sullivan
ReligionChurch of England

Rhys-Jones was born at John Radcliffe Hospital in Oxford, She was daughter of Christopher Rhys Jones and Mary,

She was raised in Brenchley, Kent, She married with Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, They have two children, Lady Louise Windsor and James, Viscount Severn, They are lived Firmly, Surrey


  1. As a titled royal, Sophie seldom uses a surname, but, when one is used, it is Mountbatten-Windsor.
  2. "History - Prince Edward's wedding (pictures, video, facts & news)". BBC. Retrieved 27 December 2011.

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