Mary of the United Kingdom

Princess Mary oft he United Kingdom. Called "Minny" by he family.

Daughter of George III. King of the United Kingdom (1738-1820) and Charlotte, Princess of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744-1818).

Born: Buckingham Palace, London 25. Apr 1776

Christened: St. James’s Palace, London 19. May 1776


Married: Chapel Royal, St. James’s Palace 22. Jul 1816 Prince William, Duke of Gloucester, her first cousin (1776-1834), son of Prince William, Duke of Gloucester (1743-1805) and his wife Maria Walpole (1736-1807)

No issue

Died: Gloucester House, London 8. May 1857

Buried: St. George’s Chapel, Windsor



Source:  Flora Fraser: „Princesses. The Six Daughters of George III“, Alfred A. Knopf, New York 2005; Alison Weir: “Britain’s Royal Families”, Vintage Books 2008; Detlev Schwennicke "Europäische Stammtafeln. Neue Folgen", Vol. III/1, 1983, Verlag J. A. Stargaardt, Burke’s Peerage and Gentry, online version