DUKE OF SUSSEX
PRINCE AUGUSTUS FREDERICK, sixth son
of his majesty, was born Jan. 27, 1773. On NOV. 7, 1801, he was created
duke of Sussex and earl of Inverness, in Great Britain, and baron of
Arklow, in Ireland. The marriage of his royal highness to lady Augusta
Murray, daughter of John, earl of Dunmore, being contrary to the
provisions of the statute,
12 Geo. III. c. 11.
has been declared null and void. He is a
knight of the Garter.
DUKE OF CAMBRIDGE
Prince ADOLPHUS FREDERICK, youngest son
of his majesty, was born Feb. 24,
1774. On Nov.
27, 1807, he was
created duke of Cambridge, earl of Tipperary, in Ireland, and baron of
Culloden, in Scotland. He is a knight
of the Garter, a lieutenant-general in the army, colonel of
the second, or Coldstream regiment of foot guards, and colonel of
the king's German legion.
Biographical Peerage Of The Empire Of Great Britain