780Re: [pepysdiary] SPOILERS -- ODNB: Anne (1665-1714), queen of Great Britain and Ireland,
- Aug 1, 2009Terry:
I can find no mention of Ann's birth, nor anything of her existence,
in the entry James -- family children, L&M Index, vol xi. For the
birth of her elder sister Mary ('William & Mary")
http://www.pepysdiary.com/archive/1662/05/01/index.php ; the
christening of her brother:
http://www.pepysdiary.com/archive/1663/07/22/index.php . I do not
believe she has an Encyclopedia page as yet and perhaps may never
On 8/1/09, Terry Foreman <terry.foreman@...> wrote:
> Michael, terrific reminder!
> Do you think at least some of that should be posted to the Diary entry of
> her birth date?
> (I haven't checked 6/2/1665 recently, but female births were all too
> unremarked at the time.)
> Terry Foreman
> At 03:50 PM 8/1/2009 +0000, you wrote:
>>Anne (1665-1714), queen of Great Britain and Ireland, was born at St
>>James's Palace, Westminster, on 6 February 1665. She was the fourth child
>>and second daughter of James, duke of York (1633-1701), subsequently king
>>of England, Scotland, and Ireland, and his first wife, Anne, duchess of
>>York (1637-1671), daughter of Edward Hyde, first earl of Clarendon. Of
>>the eight children born to this marriage only Lady Anne and her elder
>>sister, Lady Mary [see Mary II], survived to adulthood. ...
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