Mary of the United Kingdom

Victoria Alexandra Alice Mary, Princess Royal of the United Kingdom

Daughter of Prince George, Duke of York, later George V. King of the United Kingdom (1865-1936) and Mary, Princess of Teck (1867-1953)

Born: York Cottage, Sandringham 25. Apr 1897

Christened: St. Mary Magdalene Church, Sandringham 7. Jun 1897


Married: Westminster Abbey, London 28. Feb 1922 Henry Lascelles, 6th Earl of Harewood (1882-1947), son of Henry Lascelles, 5th Earl of Harewood (1846-1929) and his wife Lady Florence Bridgeman (1859-1943).


Died: Harewood House, Yorkshire 28. Mar 1965 from a heart attack

Buried: Harewood, Yorkshire



Marlene A. Eilers ”Queen Victoria’s Descendants”, Rosvall Royal Books 1997; Detlev Schwennicke "Europäische Stammtafeln. Neue Folgen", Vol. I/1, 1998, Vittorio Klostermann; Alison Weir: “Britain’s Royal Families”, Vintage Books 2008; Burke’s Peerage and Baronetage, (Harewood); for godparents see Yvonne’s Royalty Home Page