Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 13 April 2021

George, Prince, second duke of Cambridgelocked

  • Edward M. Spiers


George, Prince, second duke of Cambridge (1819–1904), army officer, was born George William Frederick Charles, the only son of Adolphus Frederick, first duke of Cambridge (1774–1850), the youngest son of George III. His mother was Augusta Wilhelmina Louisa (1797–1889), daughter of Frederick, landgrave of Hesse-Cassel...

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

Herefordshire Record Office, Hereford
Balliol College, Oxford
Royal Archives, Windsor Castle, Berkshire [with gracious permission of her majesty the queen]
Liverpool Record Office and Local Studies Service
Cambridge University Library
West Sussex Record Office, Chichester
Churchill College, Churchill Archives Centre, Cambridge
Government Art Collection
private collection
British Library, London
Lambeth Palace London
University of Southampton Library
National Library of Scotland, Edinburgh
G. E. C. [G. E. Cokayne], , 8 vols. (1887–98); new edn, ed. V. Gibbs & others, 14 vols. in 15 (1910–98); microprint repr. (1982) and (1987)
Gloucestershire Record Office, Gloucester
National Army Museum
British Library, Oriental and India Office Collections
Suffolk Record Office, Ipswich
National Portrait Gallery, London
National Archives of Scotland, Edinburgh
British Museum, London
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Centre for Kentish Studies, Maidstone, Kent
University of Durham
Bodleian Library, Oxford
Somerset Archive and Record Service, Taunton
Centre for Buckinghamshire Studies, Aylesbury
Borthwick Institute of Historical Research, University of York