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Augustus Frederick, Prince, duke of Sussex (1773-1843)

Thomas Finlayson Henderson and John Van der Kiste

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/900

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Augustus Frederick, Prince, duke of Sussex (1773-1843)sixth son and ninth child of George III and Queen Charlotte, was born at Buckingham House (later Palace) on 27 January 1773. From 1786, when he entered the University of Göttingen, until 1804, he mostly resided abroad. As a young man, he suffered severely ...

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