Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Sophia Charlotte; 19 May 1744 – 17 November 1818) was the wife of King George III. She was the youngest daughter of Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Prince of Mirow and his wife Princess Elizabeth Albertine of Saxe-Hildburghausen. Mecklenburg-Strelitz was a small north German duchy in the Holy Roman Empire.

Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (Sophia Charlotte; 19 May 1744 – 17 November 1818) was the wife of King George III. She was the youngest daughter of Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, Prince of Mirow and his wife Princess Elizabeth Albertine of Saxe-Hildburghausen. Mecklenburg-Strelitz was a small north German duchy in the Holy Roman Empire.

Queen Charlotte painted by Benjamin West in 1779 with her 13 eldest children.

Queen Charlotte painted by Benjamin West in 1779 with her 13 eldest children.

artist unknown, 1661 Portrait of Princess Henrietta of England,

artist unknown, 1661 Portrait of Princess Henrietta of England,

Portret Katarzyny Opalińskiej, autor Jean Baptiste van Loo, 1725

Portret Katarzyny Opalińskiej, autor Jean Baptiste van Loo, 1725

Sir Godfrey Kneller,    Caroline Wilhelmina of Brandenburg-Ansbach, queen to George II  1716

Sir Godfrey Kneller, Caroline Wilhelmina of Brandenburg-Ansbach, queen to George II 1716

International Portrait Gallery: Retrato de la Reina Charlotte Sophie de Gran-Breta...

International Portrait Gallery: Retrato de la Reina Charlotte Sophie de Gran-Breta...

1865 Isabel II on stairs by Jose Casado del Alisal (Coleccion Real)

1865 Isabel II on stairs by Jose Casado del Alisal (Coleccion Real)

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

Queen Anne sporting the Order of St George - very English indeed!  Anne was not only the last of the Stuart monarchs, she was the last monarch of England.

29 Interesting Facts About England

Queen Anne sporting the Order of St George - very English indeed! Anne was not only the last of the Stuart monarchs, she was the last monarch of England.

Pinterest
Search