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 Wolsey Illegitimate, Tudor History, Tudor England, King George, Henry Viii, Illegitimate Children, Cardinals Wolsey, Unknown Artists, National Portraits
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Princess Mary with her 1st son, George, her father, King George V, and grandmother, a rather frail looking Queen Alexandra, the Queen Mother.
The Royal Family, after King George VI 's Coronation. Shows King George VI with the Queen Mother, and Queen Elizabeth (then H. R. H. The Princess Elizabeth)
King George V, 1895: George, a grandson of Queen Victoria and cousin to Tsar Nicholas II, was given the title Duke of York in 1892. A year later he had married Princess Mary of Teck. Together they lived quietly in York Cottage at Sandringham. By the age of 30, he had young boys, Edward and Albert.