in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography
September 2004; p ublished online September 2004 .
Reference Entry. Subjects: British History; Modern History (1700 to 1945); UK Politics; Political Institutions. 718 words.
Scheener, Edward Schencker (1789–1853), civil servant and half-brother of Queen Victoria, was born in Geneva, Switzerland, on 24 November 1789, the natural son of Edward, duke of Kent, and...