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Henry Frederick, Prince, duke of Cumberland and Strathearn (1745-1790)

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. He shared in the sheltered upbringing of ...

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