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William Henry, Prince, first duke of Gloucester and Edinburghlocked

(1743–1805)
  • Matthew Kilburn

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William Henry, Prince, first duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh (1743–1805), was born on 14 November 1743 at Leicester House, London, the fifth child and third son of Frederick Lewis, prince of Wales (1707–1751), and his wife, Augusta (1719–1772), daughter of Friedrich II, duke of Saxe-Gotha...

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