The widowed Mrs Fitzherbert was introduced the George, Prince of Wales (later King George IV) in spring 1784, and they went through a form of marriage on 15 December 1785. The marriage was considered invalid under the Royal Marriages Act 1772 because it had not been approved by King George III and the Privy Council Tudor History, Tudor England, Oil, Tudor Regularly
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Queen Mary. The family called her Mae. She was engaged to the eldest son of Edward VII, the Duke of Clarence. He died of influenza. George the second son fell in love with her and they married.
Princess Mary with her first son, George, her father, King George V, and grandmother, Queen Alexandra, the Queen Mother
Buckingham+Palace+Balcony+Queen+Mary | ... 1911 King George V. and Queen Mary on the balcony of Buckingham Palace
The six children of King George V and Queen Mary: Albert, Duke of York (later George VI), Mary, Princess Royal, Countess of Harewood; Edward, Prince of Wales (later Edward VIII and Duke of Windsor), Prince John, Prince Henry, and Prince George, Duke of Kent