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Princess Louisa of Great Britain


Princess Louisa of Great Britain

Princess Louisa
House House of Hanover
Father Frederick, Prince of Wales
Mother Princess Augusta of Saxe-Gotha
Born (1749-03-19)19 March 1749
Leicester House, London
Died 13 May 1768(1768-05-13) (aged 19)
Carlton House, London
Burial Westminster Abbey, London

Princess Louisa of Great Britain (Louise Anne; 19 March 1749 – 13 May 1768) was a grandchild of George III.


  • Early life 1
  • Later life 2
  • Titles, styles, honours and arms 3
    • Titles and styles 3.1
  • Ancestors 4
  • See also 5
  • References 6

Early life

By Jean-Etienne Liotard, 1754

HRH Princess Louisa was born on 19 March 1749, at Caroline of Ansbach. Her mother was The Princess of Wales (née Augusta of Saxe-Gotha). Her godparents were Prince Frederick of Hesse-Kassel (her paternal uncle by marriage) and her paternal aunts The Queen of Denmark and The Princess of Orange, all of whom were represented by proxies.[1]

Later life

Her health was delicate throughout her life. Princess Louisa died, at Carlton House, London, on 13 May 1768, unmarried, and without issue, at the age of 19.

Titles, styles, honours and arms

Titles and styles

  • 19 March 1749 – 13 May 1768: Her Royal Highness Princess Louisa


See also


  • Henry Churchyard "Royal Genealogies, Part 10"
  • Sam Sloan "Big Combined Family Trees (pafg733)"
  1. ^ Yvonne's Royalty Home Page: Royal Christenings

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