Biography of Edward Windsor

Timeline

On 23 Jun 1894 Edward Windsor was born to George Windsor 1st Duke York and Victoria Mary Teck Queen Consort England.

On 20 Jan 1936 Edward Windsor succeeded VIII King United Kingdom: Saxe-Coburg-Gotha aka Windsor.

On 11 Dec 1936 Edward Windsor abdicated VIII King United Kingdom: Saxe-Coburg-Gotha aka Windsor.

On 28 May 1972 Edward Windsor died.

After 28 May 1972 Edward Windsor was buried at Royal Burial Ground.

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 31 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 22 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 28 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 23 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 2 Grand Son of George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland

Kings Scotland: Great x 8 Grand Son of James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland

Kings Franks: Great x 22 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 15 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Ancestry

Father: George Windsor 1st Duke York Great x 2 Grandson George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland

GrandFather: Edward Windsor Great Grandson George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland

Great GrandFather: Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Great x 2 GrandFather: Ernest Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Great x 3 GrandMother: Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf Duchess Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Great x 2 GrandMother: Louise Dorothea Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg Duchess Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Great x 3 GrandFather: Augustus Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg Duke Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg

Great x 3 GrandMother: Louise Charlotte Mecklenburg-Schwerin

Great GrandMother: Victoria Hanover Queen United Kingdom Granddaughter George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland

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

Great x 3 GrandFather: George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandMother: Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz Queen Consort England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Marie Luise Victoria Saxe-Coburg-Gotha Duchess Kent and Strathearn

Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Saxe-Coburg-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

Great x 3 GrandMother: Augusta Reuss-Lobenstein-Ebersdorf Duchess Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

GrandMother: Alexandra Glücksburg Great x 3 Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great GrandFather: Christian IX King Denmark Great x 2 Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Friedrich Wilhelm Glücksburg Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg

Great x 3 GrandFather: Friedrich Karl Ludwig Oldenburg I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck

Great x 3 GrandMother: Friederike Schlieben Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck

Great x 2 GrandMother: Louise Caroline Hesse-Kassel Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg Great Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Charles Hesse-Kassel Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandMother: Louise Oldenburg Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great GrandMother: Louise Hesse-Kassel Queen Consort Denmark Great x 2 Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Hesse-Kassel Great Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Mother: Victoria Mary Teck Queen Consort England Great Granddaughter George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland

GrandFather: Francis Teck

Great GrandFather: Alexander Paul Ludwig Konstantin Teck

GrandMother: Mary Adelaide Hanover Granddaughter George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland

Great GrandFather: Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge Son George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: George William Frederick III King Great Britain and Ireland Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Frederick Louis Hanover Son George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandMother: Augusta Saxe-Coburg-Altenburg

Great x 2 GrandMother: Charlotte Mecklenburg-Strelitz Queen Consort England

Great GrandMother: Augusta Hesse-Kassel Duchess Cambridge Great Granddaughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel Grandson George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Frederick Hesse-Kassel

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Hanover Daughter George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland