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Henry Frederick, Prince, duke of Cumberland and Strathearn

Matthew Kilburn

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/12963

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Henry Frederick, Prince, duke of Cumberland and Strathearn (1745–1790), was born on 26 October 1745 at Leicester House, London, the sixth child and fourth son of Frederick Lewis, prince of Wales (1707–1751), and his wife, Augusta (1719–1772), daughter of Friedrich II, duke of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg...

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Subjects: Irish History ; British History ; Modern History (1700 to 1945)

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