Mary Adelaide of Cambridge

Princess Mary Adelaide Wilhelmina Elizabeth of Cambridge.

Named for her father’s favourite sister, Princess Mary, Duchess of Gloucester, Queen Adelaide and King William IV oft he United Kingdom, and Princess Elizabeth, Landgravine of Hesse-Homburg.

Daughter of Prince Adolphus, Duke of Cambridge (1774-1850) and his wife Auguste, Landgravine of Hesse-Kassel (1797-1889).

Born: Hanover 27. Nov 1833

Baptised: Cambridge House, Hanover 9. Jan 1834


Married: St. Anne’s Church, Kew, Surrey 12. Jun 1866 Franz (Francis), Prince and later Duke of Teck (1837-1900), morganatic son of Alexander, Duke of Württemberg (1804-1885) and Claudine, Gräfin Rhédey von Kis-Rhéde (1812-1841).


Died: White Lodge, Richmond Park, Surrey 27. Oct 897

Buried: St. George’s Chapel, Windsor

Detlev Schwennicke "Europäische Stammtafeln. Neue Folgen", Vol. I/1, 1998, Vittorio Klostermann; for christening and godparents see Yvonne’s Royalty Home Page