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George III, daughters oflocked

(act. 1766–1857)
  • A. W. Purdue

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George III, daughters of (act. 1766–1857), were born over a period of seventeen years to George III (1738–1820) and Queen Charlotte (1744–1818). The six daughters in the family of fifteen children lived predominantly secluded and undistinguished lives; the reluctance of their parents to allow them to marry denied them even the dynastic significance generally accorded to the daughters of royal houses....

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