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Dorothea (Dorothy) Jordan (1761 - 1816). Mistress of William IV from 1791 to 1811. They had ten children, George, Henry, Sophia, Mary, Frederick, Elizabeth, Adolphus, Augusta, Augustus, and Amelia FitzClarence. When the affair ended she had to agree not to return to acting for money or else William IV would stop paying her and take away her remaining children. This happened when she returned to acting in 1814. She died in Paris heavily in debt.

Dorothea (Dorothy) Jordan (1761 - 1816). Mistress of William IV from 1791 to 1811. They had ten children, George, Henry, Sophia, Mary, Frederick, Elizabeth, Adolphus, Augusta, Augustus, and Amelia FitzClarence. When the affair ended she had to agree not to return to acting for money or else William IV would stop paying her and take away her remaining children. This happened when she returned to acting in 1814. She died in Paris heavily in debt.

William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland by Charles Jervas Prince William 26 April 1721  – 31 October 1765 was a younger son of George II  and Caroline of Ansbach, and Duke of Cumberland from 1726. He is generally best remembered for his role in putting down the Jacobite Rising at the Battle of Culloden in 1746, and as such is also known as "Butcher" Cumberland. After Culloden he switched his attentions to politics and horse-racing.

William Augustus, Duke of Cumberland by Charles Jervas Prince William 26 April 1721 – 31 October 1765 was a younger son of George II and Caroline of Ansbach, and Duke of Cumberland from 1726. He is generally best remembered for his role in putting down the Jacobite Rising at the Battle of Culloden in 1746, and as such is also known as "Butcher" Cumberland. After Culloden he switched his attentions to politics and horse-racing.

Anne, Duchess of Cumberland wears robes of State c.1775. Such fantastic texture! By Gainsborough

Anne, Duchess of Cumberland wears robes of State c.1775. Such fantastic texture! By Gainsborough

The Princess Caroline Matilda of Wales (1751-1775). She was a daughter of Frederick Louis The Prince of Wales and his wife, The Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg. She was Queen of Denmark and Norway (1766-1775) as the wife of King Christian VII. Her children were King Frederik VI and The Princess Louise Augusta.

The Princess Caroline Matilda of Wales (1751-1775). She was a daughter of Frederick Louis The Prince of Wales and his wife, The Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg. She was Queen of Denmark and Norway (1766-1775) as the wife of King Christian VII. Her children were King Frederik VI and The Princess Louise Augusta.

1779 Queen Charlotte poseert terwijl haar kleine leger van kinderen (ze droeg 15 van wie er twee stierven in de kindertijd) spelen op de achtergrond

1779 Queen Charlotte poseert terwijl haar kleine leger van kinderen (ze droeg 15 van wie er twee stierven in de kindertijd) spelen op de achtergrond

Frederik V was the King of Denmark-Norway from 1746. Frederik V was one of the weaker kings of Denmark. His education was inadequate and he was completely dependent upon his advisors. Nevertheless he was popular during his time. Court life and culture were revived after the Pietist reign of Christian VI.  Copyright: Rosenborg Castle / Rosenborg Slot

Frederik V was the King of Denmark-Norway from 1746. Frederik V was one of the weaker kings of Denmark. His education was inadequate and he was completely dependent upon his advisors. Nevertheless he was popular during his time. Court life and culture were revived after the Pietist reign of Christian VI. Copyright: Rosenborg Castle / Rosenborg Slot

Frederick II (German: Landgraf Friedrich II von Hessen-Kassel) (14 August 1720 – 31 October 1785) was Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel) from 1760 to 1785. He ruled as an enlightened despot, and raised money by renting soldiers (called "Hessians") to Great Britain to help fight the American Revolutionary War. He combined Enlightenment ideas with Christian values, cameralist plans for central control of the economy, and a militaristic approach toward international diplomacy.

Frederick II (German: Landgraf Friedrich II von Hessen-Kassel) (14 August 1720 – 31 October 1785) was Landgrave of Hesse-Kassel (or Hesse-Cassel) from 1760 to 1785. He ruled as an enlightened despot, and raised money by renting soldiers (called "Hessians") to Great Britain to help fight the American Revolutionary War. He combined Enlightenment ideas with Christian values, cameralist plans for central control of the economy, and a militaristic approach toward international diplomacy.

King George II (1727-1760). House of Hanover. 5th great-grandfather to Elizabeth II. Reign: 33 yrs, 4 mos, 15 days. Succeeded by son, George III.

King George II (1727-1760). House of Hanover. 5th great-grandfather to Elizabeth II. Reign: 33 yrs, 4 mos, 15 days. Succeeded by son, George III.

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