Princess Charlotte was born on 11 September 1751. She was the eldest child and daughter of Anton Ulrich, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen and his second wife, Landgravine Charlotte Amalie of Hesse-Philippsthal. Charlotte was an elder sister of Charles William, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen and George I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen. Marriage
Princess Mary Adelaide Wilhelmina Elizabeth of Cambridge CI DStJ (27 November 1833 – 27 October 1897), later Duchess of Teck, was a member of the British royal family. She was one of the first royals to patronise a wide range of charities. Mary Adelaide was the daughter of Prince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge, and Princess Augusta of Hesse-Kassel.
Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen (Adelaide Amelia Louise Theresa Caroline; 13 August 1792 – 2 December 1849) was Queen of the United Kingdom and Hanover from 26 June 1830 to 20 June 1837 as the wife of King William IV. Adelaide was the daughter of Georg I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen, and Luise Eleonore of Hohenlohe-Langenburg.
In 1975, Princess Alice was the first woman to be appointed a Dame Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath. In 1981, she first published her memoirs under the title The Memoirs of Princess Alice, Duchess of Gloucester. In 1991, she released a revised edition as Memories of Ninety Years.
Princess Augusta of Cambridge: 19 July 1822: 4 December 1916: married 1843, Friedrich Wilhelm, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz; had issue Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge: 27 November 1833: 27 October 1897: married 1866, Francis, Duke of Teck; had issue, including Mary of Teck, later Queen consort of the United Kingdom.
Georg I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen: 4. Bernhard II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen: 9. Princess Louise Eleonore of Hohenlohe-Langenburg: 2. Georg II, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen: 10. William II, Elector of Hesse: 5. Princess Marie Frederica of Hesse-Kassel: 11. Princess Augusta of Prussia: 1. Bernhard III, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen: 12. Frederick William III of ...
They had one daughter, Princess Feodora of Saxe-Meiningen. Prince Georg Albrecht (12 April 1852 – 27 January 1855). died at two years old. Princess Marie Elisabeth of Saxe-Meiningen (23 September 1853 – 22 February 1923). unnamed son (29 – 30 March 1855). died at a day old. Although couple had a short engagement, it was a love match.
By marriage. The wife of a British prince becomes a British princess, but she cannot use the princess title before her own given name. She can use the princess title with her husband's given name (e.g. Princess Michael of Kent), while the wife of the Prince of Wales is styled as the Princess of Wales (e.g. Catherine, Princess of Wales).
Victoria, Princess Royal (Victoria Adelaide Mary Louisa; 21 November 1840 – 5 August 1901) was German Empress and Queen of Prussia as the wife of German emperor Frederick III. She was the eldest child of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom and Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha , and was created Princess Royal in 1841.
The state funeral of Queen Victoria took place in February 1901; it had been 64 years since the last burial of a monarch. Victoria left strict instructions regarding the service and associated ceremonies and instituted a number of changes, several of which set a precedent for state (and indeed ceremonial) funerals that have taken place since.