Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha
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Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha

Princess + Queen Consort + Prince
Female
Born Nov 30, 1719
Hometown Gotha (town)
Died Feb 8, 1772
Death Place Carlton House, Lo...

Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg was Princess of Wales between 1736 and 1751, and Dowager Princess of Wales thereafter. She was one of only three Princesses of Wales who never became queen consort. Princess Augusta's eldest son succeeded as George III of the United Kingdom in 1760, as her husband, Frederick, Prince of Wales, had died nine years earlier.… Read More

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CHILDHOOD

1719 Birth Born on November 30, 1719.

TEENAGE

1736 16 Years Old The wedding ceremony took place almost immediately, on 27 April 1736, at the Chapel Royal in St James's Palace, London.
1737 17 Years Old The marriage seems to have been a happy one. Augusta and Frederick had nine children, the last born after Frederick's death. The birth of their first daughter, Princess Augusta, on 31 August 1737, took place at St James's after Princess Augusta was forced by Frederick to travel from Hampton Court Palace while in labour, simply to prevent his hated parents from being present at the birth. … Read More

FORTIES

1760 40 Years Old …  Princess Augusta's eldest son succeeded as George III of the United Kingdom in 1760, as her husband, Frederick, Prince of Wales, had died nine years earlier. … Read More

FIFTIES

1772 52 Years Old Died on February 8, 1772.
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