Prince Edward, Duke of Kent

Born Prince Edward George Nicholas Patrick Paul of Kent, succeded as Duke of Kent in 1942.

Son of Prince George, Duke of Kent (1902-1942) and his wife Marina, Princess of Greece and Denmark (1906-1968)

Born: No. 3 Belgrave Square, London 9. Oct 1935

Christened: Private Chapel, Buckingham Palace 20. Nov 1935


Married: York Minster 25. Aug 1942 Katharine Worsley (1933), daughter of Sir William Worsley, 4th Baronet (1890-1973) and his wife Joyce Brunner (d. 1979).




Marlene A. Eilers ”Queen Victoria’s Descendants”, Rosvall Royal Books 1997; Genealogisches Handbuch des Adels, Fürsten II, Vol XVII 2004; Alison Weir: “Britain’s Royal Families”, Vintage Books 2008;  for godparents see Yvonne’s Royalty Home Page