James, Viscount Severn

James Alexander Philip Theo, Viscount Severn.

Legally Prince James of Wessex, Queen Elizabeth II announced on his parents marriage that their future issue would be styled as the children of an earl. Therefore James holds one of his fahter’s lesser titles.

Son of Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex (1964) and his wife Sophie-Rhys-Jones (1965).

Born: Frimley Park Hospital, Surrey 17. Dec 2007

Christened: Private Chapel, Windsor Castle 19. Apr 2008

Godparents: Denise Poulton, Jeanye Irwin, Alastair Bruce, Duncan Bullivan, Tom Hill



Source:  Alison Weir: “Britain’s Royal Families”, Vintage Books 2008