Painting by William Charles Ross. Queen Victoria and Prince Albert had 9 children (4 boys and 5 girls). They were: Victoria Adelaide Mary Louise: b.1840, d. 1901 Was given the title Princess Royal because she was the eldest daughter. She married Frederick (Fritz) of Prussia, 1858 and was given the additional title of Empress of Germany. Edward Albert: b. 1841, d.1910. Edward was born on 9 November 1841 as the Duke of Cornwall and the Duke of Rothesay. He became the Prince of Wales…
Grandchild of Queen Victoria - Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone (1883 – 1981). Longest-lived Princess of the Blood Royal of the British Royal Family & the last surviving grandchild of Queen Victoria. Her father was Prince Leopold, Duke of Albany, the youngest son of Queen Victoria & Prince Albert. Her mother was Princess Helena of Waldeck and Pyrmont. She married her second cousin once-removed, Prince Alexander of Teck, the brother of Princess Mary, (later Queen Mary, consort of George V)
15 Fascinating Things You Didn't Know About Queen Victoria
Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom and Ireland, as she was officially known, lived a both tragic and fascinating life that has prompted her to become one of the most well-known of all the British royals. Here are a few interesting facts about Queen Victoria.