Alexander Augustus Frederick William Alfred George Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone (1874 - 1957) MP

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Nicknames: "Alexander of Teck"
Birthplace: Kensington Palace, London, England
Death: Died in London, England
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About Alexander Augustus Frederick William Alfred George Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone

"Major-General Alexander Augustus Frederick William Alfred George Cambridge, 1st Earl of AthloneKG PC GCB GCMG GCVO DSO ADC(P) FRS (born Prince Alexander of Teck; 14 April 1874 – 16 January 1957), was the husband of Princess Alice of Albany (a granddaughter of Queen Victoria) and a British military commander and major-general who served as Governor-General of the Union of South Africa, the country's fourth, and as Governor General of Canada, the 16th since Canadian Confederation."

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http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Alexander_Cambridge,_1st_Earl_of_Athlone

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=6137250

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I70966&tree=Nixon

http://www.thepeerage.com/p10093.htm#i100927

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Citations:

[S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants (Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Co., 1987), page 215. Hereinafter cited as Queen Victoria's Descendants.

[S300] Michael Rhodes, "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 8 February. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ernest Fawbert Collection."

[S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XIII, page 258. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

[S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 676. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

[S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 313. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.

[S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 17. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

[S3] Marlene A. Eilers, Queen Victoria's Descendants, page 221.

[S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), Cambridge, Alexander Augustus. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

[S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XIII, page 259.

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Alexander Cambridge, 1st Earl of Athlone's Timeline

1874
April 14, 1874
London, England
1904
February 10, 1904
Age 29
St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England
1906
January 23, 1906
Age 31
Claremont House, Esher, Surrey, England
1907
April 24, 1907
Age 33
Esher, Surrey, England
1910
March 29, 1910
Age 35
Claremont House, Esher, Surrey, England
1957
January 16, 1957
Age 82
London, England
January 21, 1957
Age 82
Royal Burial Grounds at Frogmore, Windsor, Berkshire, England
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Kensington Palac, Kensington, Middlesex, England