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Victoria, Princess [Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld], duchess of Kentlocked

(1786–1861)
  • Elizabeth Longford

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Victoria, Princess [Princess Victoria of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld], duchess of Kent (1786–1861), mother of Queen Victoria, was the fourth daughter of Franz Friedrich Anton (Francis), duke of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld (b. 1750), and his wife, Augusta Caroline Sophia, the daughter of Count Reuss-Ebersdorf. She was born ...

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Royal Archives, Windsor Castle, Berkshire [with gracious permission of her majesty the queen]
, 63 vols. (1885–1900), suppl., 3 vols. (1901); repr. in 22 vols. (1908–9); 10 further suppls. (1912–96); (1993)