Louise of Wales

Princess Louise Victoria Alexandra Dagmar of Wales, styled Princess Royal in 1905.  

Daughter of Edward VII. King of the United Kingdom (1841-1910) and his wife Alexandra, Princess of Denmark (1844-1925)

Born: Marlborough House, London 20. Feb 1867

Christened: Marlborough House 10. May 1867


Married: Private Chapel, Buckingham Palace 27. Jul 1889 Alexander Duff, 6th Earl Fife, cr. 1st Duke of Fife in 1889 (1849-1912), her third cousin in descent from King George III; son of James Duff, 5th Earl Fife (1814-1879) and Lady Agnes Hay (1829-1869), daughter of the 18th Earl of Erroll.


Died: Portmann Square, London 4. Jan 1931

Buried: St. George’s Chapel, Windsor



Marlene A. Eilers ”Queen Victoria’s Descendants”, Rosvall Royal Books 1997; Genealogisches Handbuch des Adels, Fürsten I, Vol III, Starke Verlag 1955; 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 and godparents see Yvonne Demoskoff: Yvonne’s Royalty Home Page http://users.uniserve.com/~canyon/index.htm