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Princess Charlotte
Charlotte Augusta of Wales.jpg
Portrait by George Dawe, 1817
Born (1796-01-07)7 January 1796
Carlton House, London, England
Died 6 November 1817(1817-11-06) (aged 21)
Claremont House, Surrey, England
Burial 19 November 1817
St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, England
Spouse
Full name
Charlotte Augusta
House Hanover
Father George IV of the United Kingdom
Mother Caroline of Brunswick
Signature Princess Charlotte's signature
Not to be confused with Princess Charlotte of Cambridge.

Princess Charlotte of Wales (7 January 1796 – 6 November 1817) was the daughter of George IV, King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, and his wife, Caroline of Brunswick. She was their only child.

Charlotte was born in London on 7 January 1796. On 2 May 1816, she married Prince Leopold of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld, who later became Leopold I of Belgium. On 5 November 1817, she gave birth to a stillborn boy. On 6 November 1817, she died from complications of the birth.

Ancestry

 
 
 
 
 
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8. Frederick, Prince of Wales
 
 
 
 
 
 
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4. George III of the United Kingdom
 
 
 
 
 
 
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9. Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha
 
 
 
 
 
 
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2. George, Prince of Wales
 
 
 
 
 
 
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10. Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
 
 
 
 
 
 
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5. Princess Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
 
 
 
 
 
 
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11. Princess Elisabeth Albertine of Saxe-Hildburghausen
 
 
 
 
 
 
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1. Princess Charlotte of Wales
 
 
 
 
 
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12. Charles I, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
 
 
 
 
 
 
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6. Charles William Ferdinand, Duke of Brunswick
 
 
 
 
 
 
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13. Princess Philippine Charlotte of Prussia
 
 
 
 
 
 
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3. Princess Caroline of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
 
 
 
 
 
 
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14. Frederick, Prince of Wales (= 8)
 
 
 
 
 
 
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7. Princess Augusta of Great Britain
 
 
 
 
 
 
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15. Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (= 9)
 
 
 
 
 
 
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