Alice of Albany

Princess Alice Mary Victoria Augusta Pauline of Albany. She was named for her late aunt, Princess Alice, whose widower, the Grand Duke of Hesse and by Rhine, was a godfather.

Daughter of Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany (1853-1884) and Helene, Princess of Waldeck-Pyrmont (1861-1922)

Born: Windsor Castle 25. Feb 1883

Christened: Private Chapel, Windsor Castle 26. Mar 1883


Married: St. George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle 10. Feb 1904 Alexander Prinz von Teck, cr. 1st Earl of Athlone in 1917 (1874-1957), son of of Franz, Herzog von Teck (1837-1900), himself a morganatic son of  Alexander, Duke of Württemberg (1804-1885), and Princess Mary Adelaide of Cambridge (1833-1897).


Died: Kensington Palace, London 3. Jan 1981

Buried: Royal Burial Ground, Frogmore, Windsor



Marlene A. Eilers ”Queen Victoria’s Descendants”, Rosvall Royal Books 1997;  Alison Weir: “Britain’s Royal Families”, Vintage Books 2008; Detlev Schwennicke "Europäische Stammtafeln. Neue Folgen", Vol. III/1, 1983, Verlag J. A. Stargaardt; for christening see Yvonne Demoskoff: Yvonne’s Royalty Home Page