Duchess of Connaught on her wedding day
Princess Luise Margarete of Prussia, Duchess of Connaught (1860-1917) on her wedding day, 13 March 1879 to Prince Arthur, third son of Queen Victoria. Vicky, Crown Princess of Prussia introduced Luise Margarete to Prince Arthur during a visit to Berlin in 1878. The couple had three children: Princess Margaret ('Daisy') of Connaught (later Crown Princess of Sweden), Prince Arthur of Connaught and Princess Patricia of Connaught (Lady Patricia Ramsey).
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Lady Patricia Ramsay and her son
Lady Patricia Ramsay, formerly Princess Patricia of Connaught (1886-1974) with her son, Master Alexander Ramsay of Mar (1919-2000) around 1927. Lady Patricia chose to marry one of her father's ADCs, the Hon. Alexander Ramsay. When her father, the Duke of Connaught, eventually agreed to the marriage, the couple enjoyed the first Royal wedding to be celebrated in Westminster Abbey since the thirteenth century. Patricia gave up royal titles, but remained a member of the royal family, present on State and family occasions. She was a gifted artist.
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Royal Shooting Party - Virginia Water - European Royals
Royal Shooting Party - Virginia Water - A large gathering of European Royalty on November 14th 1907, all guests of the King and Queen. Those present are (top row, left to right): Colonel Baron Marschall, Captain Campbell, Mr Halsey, Countess Von Keller, Baron Von dem Knesebeck, Lady Landsdowne, Count Paul Wolff Matternick; (middle row, left to right): Prince Arthur of Connaught, George Prince of Wales (later King George V), Princess Patricia of Connaught, Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein, Lady Alice Stanley, Queen Alexandra, Kaiser Wilhelm II - Emperor of Germany, Princess Victoria, Colonel Hon. H. C. Legge; (front row, left to right): Duchess of Connaught, Mary - Princess of Wales, The Empress of Germany, King Edward VII, Duchess of Argyll and Captain Welch. Date: 1907
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