residence

Then & Now: King Street’s Hanover Residence

George was born on the 12th of August 1762, at St Jame’s Palace in London. He was the initially born child of King George III and his wife Queen Charlotte. His second marriage was toCecilia Underwood, the Duchess of Inverness. This was to become a successful marriage that bore fifteen youngsters, one of which would become the future King of Britain and another would become the future King of Hanover. George died, blind, deaf and insane on the 29th of January 1820 at the age of 81. It is claimed that the king’s mental illness was due to the hereditary...