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Princess Marie Louise Victoire, of Saxe-Coburg-Saalfeld. She was the mother of Queen Victoria. Victoria's father - Edward, the Duke of Kent and Strathearn - was her second husband, and Victoria was her third child (and her only child with Edward). She was a member of the House of Hanover as well as a member of the House of Saxe-Coburg Gotha.

Smiling Queen Victoria (Queen Victoria, Princess Beatrice, Princess Victoria and her daughter Princess Alice, April 1886)

Princess Louise and Princess Helena, daughters of Queen Victoria....actual royals

Princess Victoria 'Vicky', Eldest Daughter of Queen Victoria. She became Empress of Germany and Queen of Prussia when she was 48, but her husband died 99 days after becoming Emperor. Her son, Kaiser Wilhelm, succeeded as Emperor.

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Fashion History - Mourning Dress - Black Clothing Worn During Bereavement

Queen Victoria and children in mourning