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Arthur, Prince, Duke of Connaught, 1850-1942


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  • Instance Of

  • Scheme Membership(s)

  • Collection Membership(s)

  • Fuller Name

    • Arthur William Patrick Albert
  • Variants

    • Arthur, Earl of Sussex, 1850-1942
    • Arthur, Prince, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn, 1850-1942
    • Arthur, Prince of Great Britain, 1850-1942
    • Arthur William Patrick Albert, Prince, son of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1850-1942
    • Arthur, Prince, son of Victoria, Queen of Great Britain, 1850-1942
    • Connaught, Arthur, Prince, Duke of, 1850-1942
  • Additional Information

    • Birth Date

        (edtf) 1850-05-01
    • Death Date

        (edtf) 1942-01-16
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Great Britain. Army. Rifle Brigade (Prince Consort's Own)
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Canada. Governor General
    • Has Affiliation

        • Organization: (naf) Freemasons. United Grand Lodge of England
    • Birth Place

        (naf) London (England)
    • Death Place

        (naf) Surrey (England)
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) England
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Great Britain
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Canada
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) South Africa
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Egypt
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) India
    • Associated Locale

        (naf) Ireland
    • Gender

    • Occupation

        (lcsh) Great Britain--Armed Forces--Officers
    • Exact Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

    • Closely Matching Concepts from Other Schemes

    • Earlier Established Forms

      • Arthur, Prince of Great Britain, 1850-1942
    • Sources

      • found: Frankland, N. Witness of a century, 1993:t.p. (Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught, 1850-1942)
      • found: Enc. Brit., 1966:v. 6, p. 348 (Connaught, Arthur William Patrick Albert, Duke of (1850-1942))
      • found: Wikipedia, March 13, 2019(Prince Arthur, Duke of Connaught and Strathearn; Arthur William Patrick Albert; born 1 May 1850, Buckingham Palace, London; died 16 January 1942, Bagshot Park, Surrey, age 91; seventh child and third son of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert; he served as Governor General of Canada, the only British prince to do so; spouse: Princess Louise Margaret of Prussia (m. 1879, died 1917); enrolled at Royal Military College at Woolwich, 1866-1868; commissioned as a lieutenant in the Corps of Royal Engineers, transferred to the Royal Regiment of Artillery later in 1868 and to the Rifle Brigade (his father's own regiment) in 1869; army officer, serving in South Africa, Canada, Ireland, Egypt, and India; in 1874 he was created a royal peer, being titled as the Duke of Connaught and Strathearn and Earl of Sussex; elected Grand Master of the United Grand Lodge of England in 1901, re-elected until 1939)
    • Change Notes

      • 1993-10-14: new
      • 2019-03-14: revised
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