Kate the Princess

Kate the Princess

AUGUST 24, 2016

Image via Getty So, the world wide Royal Crotch Watch has come to an end. Kate and Will have added a beautiful baby girl to the family, to join older brother, George. Like everyone else, I hed and aed over the first picture of the baby. She’s lovely. Even more stunning, is Kate, wearing heels, and a white and yellow dress. How the HELL did she manage that? I mean, I get that…

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What is the British Monarchy?

What is the British Monarchy?

AUGUST 22, 2016

Heirs to the British throne, in succession: Princess Charlotte

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What is Prince Charles last name answers?

What is Prince Charles last name answers?

AUGUST 20, 2016

Elizabeth II was born Elizabeth Alexandra Mary Windsor. In 1917, before Elizabeth was born, the royal family adopted the name Windsor, after their principal castle, because their surname Wettin sounded too German for popular opinion during World War I. Wettin derived from Queen Victoria s husband Albert, who belonged to the Wettin family of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha. In 1952 Elizabeth…

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Pictures of Kings of England

Pictures of Kings of England

AUGUST 18, 2016

This portrait set of English kings and queens is one of the most important surviving sets of its type. Probably painted between 1590 and 1620, it comprises fifteen portraits of English rulers from William the Conqueror (1027-1087) to Mary I (1516-1558) plus Anne Boleyn, Henry V’s second wife and mother of Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1603). Anne Boleyn’s inclusion as the only consort…

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When was Queen Elizabeth the 2nd born

When was Queen Elizabeth the 2nd born

AUGUST 16, 2016

Yesterday, she somehow managed to trump that – by declaring that the Queen and Princess Margaret were conceived by artificial insemination. Lady Campbell said it was ‘well known in royal circles’ that the Queen Mother ‘didn’t do sex’ and ‘left that side of things’ to King George VI’s alleged mistress. Unsurprisingly, the claims in her book ‘The Untold Life of Queen Elizabeth…

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Elizabeth 2nd family tree

Elizabeth 2nd family tree

AUGUST 14, 2016

Here is a collection of tools for genealogists with an interest in Queen Elizabeth II s family history. Genealogy Research This page isn t linked because it contains more private information than the tree view above. You need to be on Queen Elizabeth II s Trusted List to access it. Please login. This alternative tree view is packed with eight generations — up to 254 ancestors…

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Prince William and Kate Middleton Gossip

Prince William and Kate Middleton Gossip

AUGUST 12, 2016

Last week, the palace announced that the Duke of Cambridge would hand out shamrocks to 1st Battalion Irish Guards for the St. Patrick s Day parade. As Colonel of the Irish Guards (he was appointed by the Queen in 2011, shortly before his wedding to the now Duchess of Cambridge), it made sense for William to be present at the annual event. Most assumed that Catherine wanted…

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UK Kingdom family tree

UK Kingdom family tree

AUGUST 10, 2016

You may not be too familiar with it but a policy in Britain First s manifesto states: Offer generous grants to those of foreign descent resident here who wish to leave permanently. So it is rather awkward that the far-right group s deputy leader is of foreign descent, according to an amateur family history researcher. A blog written for the Exposing Britain First group states:…

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Unofficial British Royal family

Unofficial British Royal family

AUGUST 08, 2016

Royal Family - News, views, gossip, pictures, video - Mirror Online

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