Anne of the United Kingdom

Born Princess Anne Elizabeth Alice Louise of Edinburgh, styled Princess Anne, Princess Royal after her mother succeded to the throne in 1952

Daughter of Queen Elizabeth II. of the United Kingdom (1926) and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh, formerly Prince of Greece and Denmark (1921).

Born: Clarence House, London 15. Aug 1950

Christened: Music Room, Buckingham Palace 21. Oct 1950



  1. Westminster Abbey, London 14. Nov 1973 (div. 1992) Captain Mark Phillips (1948), son of Peter Phillips (d. 1998) by his wife Anne Tiarks (d. 1988).

  2. Crathie Kirk near Balmoral Castle, Aberdeenshire 12. Dec 1992 Vice-Admiral Timothy Laurence (1955), son of Guy Laurence by his wife Barbara Symons.

Issue of first marriage:

 Marlene A. Eilers ”Queen Victoria’s Descendants”, Rosvall Royal Books 1997; GHdA, Fürsten II, Vol XVII 2004; for godparents see Yvonne’s Royalty Home Page