Caroline von Linsingen

F, #105071

Last Edited=23 Feb 2002

Child of Caroline von Linsingen and William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom

William von Linsingen1

M, #105072, b. 1784, d. 1807
William von Linsingen|b. 1784\nd. 1807|p10508.htm#i105072|William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom|b. 21 Aug 1765\nd. 20 Jun 1837|p10085.htm#i100850|Caroline von Linsingen||p10508.htm#i105071|George I. Hanover, King of Great Britain|b. 4 Jun 1738\nd. 29 Jan 1820|p10078.htm#i100777|Sophie C. Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Strelitz|b. 19 May 1744\nd. 17 Nov 1818|p10078.htm#i100778|||||||

Last Edited=15 Jul 2007
     William von Linsingen was born in 1784 illegitimately.1 He was the son of William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom and Caroline von Linsingen. He died in 1807 drowned.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 304. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.

George Augustus Frederick Fitz-Clarence, 1st Earl of Munster1

M, #105073, b. 29 January 1794, d. 20 March 1842
George Augustus Frederick Fitz-Clarence, 1st Earl of Munster|b. 29 Jan 1794\nd. 20 Mar 1842|p10508.htm#i105073|William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom|b. 21 Aug 1765\nd. 20 Jun 1837|p10085.htm#i100850|Dorothea Bland|b. 22 Nov 1761\nd. 5 Jul 1816|p10508.htm#i105074|George I. Hanover, King of Great Britain|b. 4 Jun 1738\nd. 29 Jan 1820|p10078.htm#i100777|Sophie C. Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Strelitz|b. 19 May 1744\nd. 17 Nov 1818|p10078.htm#i100778|Francis Bland||p23513.htm#i235123|Grace Phillips||p27741.htm#i277410|

Last Edited=24 Nov 2008
     George Augustus Frederick Fitz-Clarence, 1st Earl of Munster was born illegitimately on 29 January 1794.1 He was the son of William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom and Dorothea Bland.1 He married Mary Wyndham, daughter of George O'Brien Wyndham, 3rd Earl of Egremont and Elizabeth Ilive, on 18 October 1819.1 He died on 20 March 1842 at age 48 at Upper Belgrave Street, London, England, committed suicide.2
     George Augustus Frederick Fitz-Clarence, 1st Earl of Munster was educated at Royal Military College, Marlow, Buckinghamshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Major-General.1 He held the office of Aide-de-Camp to HM King William IV between 1830 and 1837.1 He held the office of Lieutenant of the Tower between 1831 and 1833.1 He was created 1st Baron Tewkesbury, co. Gloucester [U.K.] on 4 June 1831, with a special remainder to his brothers by King William IV.1 He was created 1st Earl of Munster [U.K.] on 4 June 1831, with a special remainder to his brothers by King William IV.1 He was created 1st Viscount Fitz-Clarence [U.K.] on 4 June 1831, with a special remainder to his brothers by King William IV.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1833.1 He held the office of Constable of Windsor Castle between 1833 and 1842.1 He held the office of Aide-de-Camp to HM Queen Victoria between 1837 and 1841.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.3
     

Children of George Augustus Frederick Fitz-Clarence, 1st Earl of Munster and Mary Wyndham

Citations

  1. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 2035. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.
  2. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 304. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.
  3. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  4. [S8] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, volume 2, page 2036.

Dorothea Bland1

F, #105074, b. 22 November 1761, d. 5 July 1816
Dorothea Bland|b. 22 Nov 1761\nd. 5 Jul 1816|p10508.htm#i105074|Francis Bland||p23513.htm#i235123|Grace Phillips||p27741.htm#i277410|Nathaniel Bland||p23875.htm#i238742|Lucy Heaton||p27741.htm#i277407|Reverend unknown Phillips||p27742.htm#i277411||||

Last Edited=8 Jan 2009
Mrs. Jordan in the Character of Hypolita2
     Dorothea Bland was born on 22 November 1761.5 She was the daughter of Francis Bland and Grace Phillips.1,4 She died on 5 July 1816 at age 54.5
     Dorothea Bland was also known as Dorothy Bland.4 She used the stage-name of Mrs. Jordan.4 She was one of the greatest actresses of her day, appearing in numerous tragic and comic roles in London and the provinces.4 Dorothea Bland was the mistress of Sir Richard Ford by whom she had three daughters.4 She and William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom were associated between 1790 and 1810.5 She also had a son and two daughters by Sir Richard Ford, and a daughter by Richard Daly.5

Children of Dorothea Bland and William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 153. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (France) to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family".
  4. [S47] Hugh Montgomery-Massingberd, editor, Burke's Irish Family Records (London, U.K.: Burkes Peerage Ltd, 1976), Bland, page 129. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Irish Family Records.
  5. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 2035. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.
  6. [S8] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, volume 1, page 42.

Henry Edward Fitz-Clarence1

M, #105075, b. 27 March 1795, d. September 1817
Henry Edward Fitz-Clarence|b. 27 Mar 1795\nd. Sep 1817|p10508.htm#i105075|William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom|b. 21 Aug 1765\nd. 20 Jun 1837|p10085.htm#i100850|Dorothea Bland|b. 22 Nov 1761\nd. 5 Jul 1816|p10508.htm#i105074|George I. Hanover, King of Great Britain|b. 4 Jun 1738\nd. 29 Jan 1820|p10078.htm#i100777|Sophie C. Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Strelitz|b. 19 May 1744\nd. 17 Nov 1818|p10078.htm#i100778|Francis Bland||p23513.htm#i235123|Grace Phillips||p27741.htm#i277410|

Last Edited=15 Jul 2007
     Henry Edward Fitz-Clarence was born illegitimately on 27 March 1795.2 He was the son of William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom and Dorothea Bland.2 He died in September 1817 at age 22, unmarried.2

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 304. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.
  2. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 2035. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

Lady Sophia Fitz-Clarence1

F, #105076, b. August 1796, d. 10 April 1837
Lady Sophia Fitz-Clarence|b. Aug 1796\nd. 10 Apr 1837|p10508.htm#i105076|William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom|b. 21 Aug 1765\nd. 20 Jun 1837|p10085.htm#i100850|Dorothea Bland|b. 22 Nov 1761\nd. 5 Jul 1816|p10508.htm#i105074|George I. Hanover, King of Great Britain|b. 4 Jun 1738\nd. 29 Jan 1820|p10078.htm#i100777|Sophie C. Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Strelitz|b. 19 May 1744\nd. 17 Nov 1818|p10078.htm#i100778|Francis Bland||p23513.htm#i235123|Grace Phillips||p27741.htm#i277410|

Last Edited=15 Jul 2007
     Lady Sophia Fitz-Clarence was born illegitimately in August 1796.1 She was the daughter of William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom and Dorothea Bland.1 She married Philip Charles Sidney, 1st Baron de L'Isle, son of Sir John Shelley-Sydney, 1st Bt. and Henrietta Hunloke, on 13 August 1825 at London, England.1 She died on 10 April 1837 at age 40.1
     From 13 August 1825, her married name became Sidney. On 24 May 1831 she was granted the rank of a marquess' daughter.1

Children of Lady Sophia Fitz-Clarence and Philip Charles Sidney, 1st Baron de L'Isle

Citations

  1. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 2035. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

Lady Mary Fitz-Clarence1

F, #105077, b. 19 December 1798, d. 13 July 1864
Lady Mary Fitz-Clarence|b. 19 Dec 1798\nd. 13 Jul 1864|p10508.htm#i105077|William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom|b. 21 Aug 1765\nd. 20 Jun 1837|p10085.htm#i100850|Dorothea Bland|b. 22 Nov 1761\nd. 5 Jul 1816|p10508.htm#i105074|George I. Hanover, King of Great Britain|b. 4 Jun 1738\nd. 29 Jan 1820|p10078.htm#i100777|Sophie C. Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Strelitz|b. 19 May 1744\nd. 17 Nov 1818|p10078.htm#i100778|Francis Bland||p23513.htm#i235123|Grace Phillips||p27741.htm#i277410|

Last Edited=15 Jul 2007
     Lady Mary Fitz-Clarence was born illegitimately on 19 December 1798.1 She was the daughter of William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom and Dorothea Bland.1 She married General Charles Richard Fox, son of Henry Richard Vassall Fox, 3rd Baron Holland of Foxley and Elizabeth Vassall, on 19 June 1824.1 She died on 13 July 1864 at age 65.1
     From 19 June 1824, her married name became Fox. On 24 May 1831 she was granted the rank of a marquess' daughter.1

Citations

  1. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 2035. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

Lt.-Gen. Lord Frederick Fitz-Clarence1

M, #105078, b. 9 December 1799, d. 30 October 1854
Lt.-Gen. Lord Frederick Fitz-Clarence|b. 9 Dec 1799\nd. 30 Oct 1854|p10508.htm#i105078|William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom|b. 21 Aug 1765\nd. 20 Jun 1837|p10085.htm#i100850|Dorothea Bland|b. 22 Nov 1761\nd. 5 Jul 1816|p10508.htm#i105074|George I. Hanover, King of Great Britain|b. 4 Jun 1738\nd. 29 Jan 1820|p10078.htm#i100777|Sophie C. Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Strelitz|b. 19 May 1744\nd. 17 Nov 1818|p10078.htm#i100778|Francis Bland||p23513.htm#i235123|Grace Phillips||p27741.htm#i277410|

Last Edited=15 Jul 2007
     Lt.-Gen. Lord Frederick Fitz-Clarence was born illegitimately on 9 December 1799.1 He was the son of William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom and Dorothea Bland.1 He married Lady Augusta Boyle, daughter of George Boyle, 4th Earl of Glasgow and Lady Augusta Hay, on 19 May 1821.1 He died on 30 October 1854 at age 54.1
     Lt.-Gen. Lord Frederick Fitz-Clarence gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the 36th Foot.1 On 24 May 1831 he was granted the rank of a marquess' younger son.1 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Hanoverian Order (G.C.H.).1

Children of Lt.-Gen. Lord Frederick Fitz-Clarence and Lady Augusta Boyle

Citations

  1. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 2035. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

Elizabeth Fitz-Clarence1

F, #105079, b. 17 January 1801, d. 16 January 1856
Elizabeth Fitz-Clarence|b. 17 Jan 1801\nd. 16 Jan 1856|p10508.htm#i105079|William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom|b. 21 Aug 1765\nd. 20 Jun 1837|p10085.htm#i100850|Dorothea Bland|b. 22 Nov 1761\nd. 5 Jul 1816|p10508.htm#i105074|George I. Hanover, King of Great Britain|b. 4 Jun 1738\nd. 29 Jan 1820|p10078.htm#i100777|Sophie C. Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Strelitz|b. 19 May 1744\nd. 17 Nov 1818|p10078.htm#i100778|Francis Bland||p23513.htm#i235123|Grace Phillips||p27741.htm#i277410|

Last Edited=11 Apr 2008
     Elizabeth Fitz-Clarence was born illegitimately on 17 January 1801.2 She was the daughter of William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom and Dorothea Bland.2 She married Sir William George Hay, 18th Earl of Erroll, son of William Hay, 17th Earl of Erroll and Alicia Eliot, on 4 December 1820 at London, England.2 She died on 16 January 1856 at age 54 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.2
     As a result of her marriage, Elizabeth Fitz-Clarence was styled as Countess of Erroll on 4 December 1820. From 4 December 1820, her married name became Hay.

Children of Elizabeth Fitz-Clarence and Sir William George Hay, 18th Earl of Erroll

Citations

  1. [S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 179. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.
  2. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 2035. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.
  3. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1337. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  4. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume V, page 102. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Rear-Admiral Lord Adolphus Fitz-Clarence1

M, #105080, b. 18 February 1802, d. 17 May 1856
Rear-Admiral Lord Adolphus Fitz-Clarence|b. 18 Feb 1802\nd. 17 May 1856|p10508.htm#i105080|William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom|b. 21 Aug 1765\nd. 20 Jun 1837|p10085.htm#i100850|Dorothea Bland|b. 22 Nov 1761\nd. 5 Jul 1816|p10508.htm#i105074|George I. Hanover, King of Great Britain|b. 4 Jun 1738\nd. 29 Jan 1820|p10078.htm#i100777|Sophie C. Herzogin von Mecklenburg-Strelitz|b. 19 May 1744\nd. 17 Nov 1818|p10078.htm#i100778|Francis Bland||p23513.htm#i235123|Grace Phillips||p27741.htm#i277410|

Last Edited=15 Jul 2007
     Rear-Admiral Lord Adolphus Fitz-Clarence was born illegitimately on 18 February 1802.1 He was the son of William IV Hanover, King of the United Kingdom and Dorothea Bland.1 He died on 17 May 1856 at age 54, unmarried.1
     On 24 May 1831 he was granted the rank of a marquess' younger son.1 He held the office of Naval Aide-de-Camp to HM Queen Victoria.1 He was invested as a Knight Grand Cross, Hanoverian Order (G.C.H.).1 He held the office of Ranger of Windsor Home Park.1

Citations

  1. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 2035. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.