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1677 Marriage of William of Orange and Princess Mary Stewart

1840 Wedding of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

Around 1155 Rhys ap Gruffydd "The Lord Rhys" Dinefwr 1132-1197 (23) and Gwenllian ferch Madog Mathrafal were married (he was her first-cousin).

In 1191 Alfonso IX King Leon 1171-1230 (19) and Theresa of Portugal Queen Consort Leon 1176-1250 (15) were married (he was her first-cousin). Theresa of Portugal Queen Consort Leon 1176-1250 (15) by marriage Queen Consort Leon.

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On 02 Oct 1380 Gian Galeazzo Visconti 1st Duke Milan 1351-1402 (28) and Caterina Visconti Duke Milan 1361-1404 (19) were married (he was her first-cousin) in the Church of San Giovanni in Conca.

Before 25 Aug 1383 Henry Hussey 1320-1383 and Ankaret Strange 7th Baroness Strange Blackmere, Baroness Talbot 1361-1413 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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In 1386 John Valois 1363-1402 (23) and Catherine Valois were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Before 24 Nov 1394 Louis Valois Duke Touraine, I Duke Orléans 1372-1407 and Valentina Visconti 1371-1408 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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In 1406 Charles Valois Duke Orléans 1394-1465 (11) and Isabella Valois Queen Consort England 1389-1409 (16) were married (he was her first-cousin) at Compiègne, Oise. Isabella Valois Queen Consort England 1389-1409 (16) by marriage Duchess Orléans.

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On 12 Jun 1415 Alfonso V King Aragon 1396-1458 (19) and Maria Trastámara Queen Consort Aragon 1401-1458 (13) were married (he was her first-cousin). Maria Trastámara Queen Consort Aragon 1401-1458 (13) by marriage Queen Consort Aragon.

In 1418 John II King Castile 1405-1454 (12) and Maria Trastámara Queen Consort Castile 1396-1445 (22) were married (he was her first-cousin). Maria Trastámara Queen Consort Castile 1396-1445 (22) by marriage Queen Consort Castile.

In 1418 John Valois-Burgundy IV Duke Brabant 1403-1427 (14) and Jacqueline Wittelsbach Duchess Brabant 1401-1436 (16) were married (he was her first-cousin).

In 1440 Henry IV King Castile 1425-1474 (14) and Blanche Trastámara II Queen Navarre 1424-1464 (16) were married (he was her first-cousin).

In 1447 Alfonso "The African" V King Portugal 1432-1481 (14) and Isabella Aviz Queen Consort Portugal 1432-1455 (15) were married (he was her first-cousin). Isabella Aviz Queen Consort Portugal 1432-1455 (15) by marriage Queen Consort Portugal.

On 30 Oct 1454 Charles "Bold" Valois-Burgundy Duke Burgundy 1433-1477 (20) and Isabella Bourbon Duchess Burgundy 1436-1465 (18) were married (he was her first-cousin).

In 1455 Henry IV King Castile 1425-1474 (29) and Joan Aviz Queen Consort Castile 1439-1475 (15) were married (he was her first-cousin). Joan Aviz Queen Consort Castile 1439-1475 (15) by marriage Queen Consort Castile.

On 06 Aug 1462 William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507 (24) and Joan Stafford Viscountess Beaumont were married (he was her first-cousin). Joan Stafford Viscountess Beaumont by marriage Viscountess Beaumont.

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Before 1470 John Harrington 1424-1470 and Maud Clifford 1442-1491 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 14 Sep 1476 Ferdinand I King Naples 1423-1494 (53) and Joanna of Aragon Queen Consort Naples 1454-1517 (22) were married (he was her first-cousin). Joanna of Aragon Queen Consort Naples 1454-1517 (22) by marriage Queen Consort Naples.

On Feb 1489 Gian Galeazzo Sforza 6th Duke Milan 1469-1494 (19) and Isabella Trastámara Duchess Milan 1470-1524 (18) were married (he was her first-cousin). Isabella Trastámara Duchess Milan 1470-1524 (18) by marriage Duchess Milan.

On 10 Mar 1526 Charles Habsburg-Spain V Holy Roman Emperor 1500-1558 (26) and Isabel Aviz Queen Consort Spain 1503-1539 (22) were married (he was her first-cousin).

1548. Titian Painter 1488-1576 (60). Equestrian Portrait of Charles Habsburg-Spain V Holy Roman Emperor 1500-1558 (47).

1548. Titian Painter 1488-1576 (60). Portrait of Isabel Aviz Queen Consort Spain 1503-1539.

On 12 Nov 1543 Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 (16) and Maria Aviz Queen Consort Spain 1527-1545 (16) were married (he was her first-cousin) at Salamanca. Maria Aviz Queen Consort Spain 1527-1545 (16) by marriage Queen Consort Spain.

Around 1573 Sofonisba Anguissola 1532-1625 (41). Portrait of Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 (45).

Around 1560 Antonis Mor Painter 1517-1577 (43). Portrait of Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 (32).

Around 1550. Titian Painter 1488-1576 (62). Portrait of Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 (22).

Around 1554. Titian Painter 1488-1576 (66). Portrait of Philip "The Prudent" II King Spain 1527-1598 (26).

On 13 Sep 1548 Maximilian Habsburg-Spain II Holy Roman Emperor 1527-1576 (21) and Maria Habsburg-Spain Holy Roman Empress 1528-1603 (20) were married (he was her first-cousin).

Around 1544. William Scrots Painter 1517-1553 (27). Portrait of Maximilian Habsburg-Spain II Holy Roman Emperor 1527-1576 (16).

Around 1566. Nicolas Neufchatel 1527-1590. Portrait of Maximilian Habsburg-Spain II Holy Roman Emperor 1527-1576 (38).

1557. Unknown Artist. Portrait of Maria Habsburg-Spain Holy Roman Empress 1528-1603 (28).

In 1552 John Manuel Aviz Prince Portugal 1537-1554 (14) and Joanna of Austria Princess Portugal 1535-1573 (16) were married (he was her first-cousin).

Around 1552 Antonis Mor Painter 1517-1577 (35). Portrait of John Manuel Aviz Prince Portugal 1537-1554 (14).

Around 1557 Alonso Sánchez Coello 1531-1588 (26). Portrait of Joanna of Austria Princess Portugal 1535-1573 (21).

Around 1567 Alonso Sánchez Coello 1531-1588 (36). Portrait of Joanna of Austria Princess Portugal 1535-1573 (31).

Before 1562 Richard Butler 1st Viscount Mountgarret 1500-1571 and Eleanor Butler Viscountess Mountgarret were married (he was her first-cousin). Eleanor Butler Viscountess Mountgarret by marriage Viscountess Mountgarret.

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In 1576 Thomas Egerton 1st Viscount Brackley 1540-1617 (36) and Elizabeth Ravenscroft 1544-1588 (32) were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 06 Feb 1595 Maximilian "The Great" Wittelsbach I Duke Bavaria, I Elector Bavaria 1573-1651 (21) and Elisabeth Renata Lorraine Duchess Bavaria 1574-1635 (20) were married (he was her first-cousin). Elisabeth Renata Lorraine Duchess Bavaria 1574-1635 (20) by marriage Duchess Bavaria.

In 1625 Charles Lorraine II Duke Lorraine 1604-1675 (20) and Nicole Lorraine Duchess Lorraine 1608-1657 (16) were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 20 Feb 1631 Ferdinand King Bohemia, III Holy Roman Emperor 1608-1657 (22) and Infanta Maria Anna Habsburg-Spain Holy Roman Empress 1606-1646 (24) were married (he was her first-cousin). Infanta Maria Anna Habsburg-Spain Holy Roman Empress 1606-1646 (24) by marriage Queen Consort Bohemia.

After 1638 Robert Rich 3rd Earl Warwick 1611-1659 and Anne Cheeke Countess Warwick were married (he was her first-cousin). Anne Cheeke Countess Warwick by marriage Countess Warwick (3C 1618).

On May 1640 George Carteret 1st Baronet Metesches 1610-1680 (30) and Elizabeth Carteret 1602-1697 (38) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 24 Dec 1646 Christoper Wray 4th Baronet Glentworth 1621-1664 (25) and Frances Foljambe Baronetess Glentworth were married (he was her first-cousin),.

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On 02 Jul 1648 Ferdinand King Bohemia, III Holy Roman Emperor 1608-1657 (39) and Maria Leopoldine Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort Bohemia 1632-1649 (16) were married (he was her first-cousin) at Linz. Maria Leopoldine Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort Bohemia 1632-1649 (16) by marriage Queen Consort Bohemia.

In 1660 Louis "Sun King" XIV King France 1638-1715 (21) and Maria Theresa Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort France 1638-1683 were married (he was her first-cousin). Maria Theresa Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort France 1638-1683 by marriage Queen Consort France.

On 31 Mar 1661 Philip Bourbon I Duke Orléans 1640-1701 (20) and Princess Henrietta Stewart Duchess Orléans 1644-1670 were married (he was her first-cousin). Princess Henrietta Stewart Duchess Orléans 1644-1670 by marriage Duchess Orléans.

Around 1672 Peter Lely Painter 1618-1680 (53). Postumous portrait of Princess Henrietta Stewart Duchess Orléans 1644-1670Commissioned by her brother Charles II King Scotland and presented by him in the Council ChamberWhere it still hangs today, in recognition of her birth in Bedford House, Exeter, the town house of the William Russell 1st Duke Bedford 1616-1700 (55)Who had given her mother refuge during the dangerous years before her father's execution in 1649.

In 1666 Leopold Habsburg-Spain I Holy Roman Emperor 1640-1705 (25) and Margaret Theresa Habsburg-Spain Holy Roman Empress 1651-1673 (14) were married (he was her first-cousin). Margaret Theresa Habsburg-Spain Holy Roman Empress 1651-1673 (14) by marriage Holy Roman Emperor.

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On 04 Nov 1677 William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (27) and Mary Stewart II Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1662-1694 (15) were married (he was her first-cousin). Mary Stewart II Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1662-1694 (15) by marriage Prince Orange.

Around 1680 Willem Wissing Painter 1656-1687 (24). Portrait of William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (29) wearing his Garter Collar.

Before 1679 Charles Hamilton 5th Earl Haddington 1650-1685 and Margaret Leslie Countess Haddington -1700 were married (he was her first-cousin). Margaret Leslie Countess Haddington -1700 by marriage Countess Haddington.

In 1679 George I King Great Britain and Ireland 1660-1727 (18) and Sophia Dorothea Hanover Queen Consort England 1666-1726 (12) were married (he was her first-cousin).

Before 1727. Michael Dahl Painter 1659-1743. Portrait of George I King Great Britain and Ireland 1660-1727.

Before 1680 Frederick I King Prussia 1657-1713 and Elisabeth Henriëtte Hesse-Kassel 1661-1683 were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 01 Jan 1685 Frederick Louis Oldenburg I Duke Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck 1653-1728 (31) and Louise Charlotte Oldenburg Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck 1658-1740 (26) were married (he was her first-cousin). Louise Charlotte Oldenburg Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck 1658-1740 (26) by marriage Duchess Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Beck.

On Jun 1685 William Kerr 2nd Marquess Lothian 1661-1722 (24) and Jean Campbell Marchioness Lothian were married (he was her first-cousin).

After 30 Aug 1688 William Tracy 4th Viscount Tracy 1657-1712 and Jane Leigh Viscountess Tracy 1665-1708 were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 01 Mar 1690 John Holles 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne 1662-1711 (28) and Margaret Cavendish Duchess Newcastle upon Tyne 1661-1716 (28) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On Nov 1691 Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford 1653-1727 (38) and Margaret Russell Countess Orford 1656-1702 (35) were married (he was her first-cousin). Margaret Russell Countess Orford 1656-1702 (35) by marriage Countess Orford (1C 1697).

Around 1682 Thomas Murray 1663-1735 (19). Portrait of Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford 1653-1727 (29) and Captain John Benbow (28), and Admiral Ralph Delavall (41) .

On 18 Feb 1692 Philippe Bourbon II Duke Orléans 1674-1723 (17) and Françoise Marie Bourbon Duchess Orléans 1677-1749 (15) were married (he was her first-cousin) at Palace of Versailles, Versailles. Françoise Marie Bourbon Duchess Orléans 1677-1749 (15) by marriage Duchess Orléans.

1700.Pierre Gobert 1662-1744 (38). Portrait of Françoise Marie Bourbon Duchess Orléans 1677-1749 (22).

In 1696 Thomas Hamilton 6th Earl Haddington 1680-1735 (15) and Helen Hope Countess Haddington 1677-1768 (18) were married (he was her first-cousin). Helen Hope Countess Haddington 1677-1768 (18) by marriage Countess Haddington.

Around 01 Aug 1697 Robert Constable 3rd Viscount Dunbar 1651-1714 (46) and Dorothy Brudenell Viscountess Dunbar 1643-1740 (54) were married (he was her first-cousin). Dorothy Brudenell Viscountess Dunbar 1643-1740 (54) by marriage Viscountess Dunbar.

On 06 Jan 1702 Arthur Annesley 5th Earl Anglesey 1680-1737 (22) and Mary Thompson Countess Anglesey -1719 were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 28 Nov 1706 Frederick William "Soldier King" I King Prussia 1688-1740 (18) and Sophia Dorothea Hanover Queen Consort Prussia 1687-1757 (19) were married (he was her first-cousin).

Before 1708 Baptist Noel 3rd Earl Gainsborough 1684-1714 and Dorothy Manners Countess Gainsborough 1690-1734 were married (he was her first-cousin). Dorothy Manners Countess Gainsborough 1690-1734 by marriage Countess Gainsborough (1C 1682).

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In 1710 George Downing 3rd Baronet Downing 1685-1749 (24) and Mary Forester Baronetess Downing 1684-1734 (25) were married (he was her first-cousin).

In 1712 Maurice Thompson 2nd Baron Haversham 1675-1745 (37) and Elizabeth Annesley were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 29 Mar 1720 William Obrien 4th Earl Inchiquin 1700-1777 (20) and Anne Hamilton 2nd Countess Orkney, Countess Inchiquin -1756 were married (he was her first-cousin). Anne Hamilton 2nd Countess Orkney, Countess Inchiquin -1756 by marriage Countess Inchiquin.

On 17 Oct 1744 Henry Fiennes Pelham-Clinton 2nd Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1720-1794 (24) and Catherine Pelham Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1727-1760 (17) were married (he was her first-cousin). Catherine Pelham Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1727-1760 (17) by marriage Countess Lincoln (8C 1572).

On 08 Sep 1748 Vice-admiral John "Foulweather Jack" Byron 1723-1786 (24) and Sophia Trevannion were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 21 Nov 1748 John Egerton Bishop Bangor, Bishop Lichfield, Bishop of Durham 1721-1787 (26) and Anne Sophia Grey -1780 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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In 1749 James Stuart-Mackenzie 1722-1800 (26) and Elizabeth Campbell -1799 were married (he was her first-cousin).

In 1753 Murrough Obrien 1st Marquess Thomond 1726-1808 (27) and Mary Obrien Countess Inchquin 1721-1790 (32) were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 23 Oct 1753 John Murray 3rd Duke Atholl 1729-1774 (24) and Charlotte Murray Duchess Atholl 1731-1805 (22) were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 01 Sep 1764 William Elector of Hesse 1743-1821 (21) and Wilhelmina Caroline Oldenburg 1747-1820 (17) were married (he was her first-cousin) at Christiansborg Castle.

1791. Wilhelm Bottner Painter 1752-1810 (38). Portrait of William Elector of Hesse 1743-1821 (47) and his family including his wife Wilhelmina Caroline Oldenburg 1747-1820 (43) and their children Wilhelm Hesse-Kassel 1777-1847 (13), Marie Friederike Hesse-Kassel 1768-1839 (22) and Karoline Amalie Hesse-Kassel Duchess Saxe-Gotha-Altenburg 1771-1848 (19).

1795. Wilhelm Bottner Painter 1752-1810 (42). Portrait of William Elector of Hesse 1743-1821 (51).

On 30 Aug 1766 Charles Hesse-Kassel 1744-1836 (21) and Louise Oldenburg 1750-1831 (16) were married (he was her first-cousin) at Christiansborg Castle.

On 08 Nov 1766 Christian VII King Denmark and Norway 1749-1808 (17) and Caroline Matilda Hanover Queen Consort Denmark and Norway 1751-1775 (15) were married (he was her first-cousin) at Christiansborg Castle. Caroline Matilda Hanover Queen Consort Denmark and Norway 1751-1775 (15) by marriage Queen Consort Denmark and Norway.

After 12 Dec 1773 William Fitzroy 1773-1837 and Elizabeth Fitzroy 1785-1839 were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 14 Aug 1777 Henry Howard 12th Earl Suffolk, 5th Earl Berkshire 1739-1779 (38) and Charlotte Finch Countess Suffolk, Countess Berkshire 1754- were married (he was her first-cousin). Charlotte Finch Countess Suffolk, Countess Berkshire 1754- by marriage Countess Suffolk (4C 1603), Earl Berkshire (2C 1626).

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On 05 May 1782 George Waldegrave 4th Earl Waldegrave 1751-1789 (30) and Elizabeth Laura Waldegrave Countess Waldegrave 1760-1816 (22) were married (he was her first-cousin).

In 1780 Joshua Reynolds Painter 1723-1788 (56). Known as The Ladies Waldegrave. From left to right three sisters: Charlotte Maria Waldegrave Duchess Grafton 1761-1808 (18), Elizabeth Laura Waldegrave Countess Waldegrave 1760-1816 (19) and Anne Horatia Waldegrave 1762-1801 (18). Believed to have been commissioned by their mother (43) in the hope of attracting suitors since at the time of the painting all three were unmarried. All three did subsequently marry.

On 31 Jul 1790 Frederick VI King Denmark and Norway 1768-1839 (22) and Marie Sophie Hesse-Kassel Queen Consort Denmark and Norway 1767-1852 (22) were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 05 Jan 1791 John Villiers 3rd Earl Clarendon 1757-1838 (33) and Maria Forbes Countess Clarendon 1761-1844 (29) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 08 Apr 1797 George Augustus Herbert 11th Earl Pembroke, 8th Earl Montgomery 1759-1827 (37) and Elisabeth Beauclerk Countess Pembroke, Countess Montgomery 1766-1793 were married (he was her first-cousin). Elisabeth Beauclerk Countess Pembroke, Countess Montgomery 1766-1793 by marriage Countess Pembroke (10C 1551), Earl Montgomery.

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In 1803 George Murray 5th Earl Dunmore 1762-1836 (40) and Susan Hamilton Countess Dunmore 1774-1846 (29) were married (he was her first-cousin).

Before 1807 Charles Wentworth-Fitzwiliam 5th Earl Fitzwilliam 1786-1857 and Mary Dundas 1787-1830 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 23 Jun 1808 Arthur John Henry Somerset 1780-1816 (28) and Elizabeth Bocawen -1872 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 21 Oct 1809 Booth Grey 1783-1850 (26) and Sophia Grey 1777-1849 (32) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Before 08 Feb 1815 John Henry Smyth 1780-1822 and Elizabeth Anne Fitzroy 1788-1867 were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 22 Jul 1816 William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1776-1834 (40) and Mary Hanover Duchess Gloucester and Edinburgh 1776-1857 (40) were married (he was her first-cousin) at St James's Palace. Mary Hanover Duchess Gloucester and Edinburgh 1776-1857 (40) by marriage Duchess Gloucester and Edinburgh.

On 13 Jan 1819 George Spencer-Churchill 6th Duke Marlborough 1793-1857 (25) and Jane Stewart Duchess Marlborough 1798-1844 (21) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 22 Jun 1826 James Henry Legge Dutton 3rd Baron Sherborne 1804-1883 (22) and Elizabeth Howard Baroness Sherborne 1803-1845 (23) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 13 Jul 1836 Henry Cadogan 4th Earl Cadogan 1812-1873 (24) and Mary Sarah Wellesley Countess Cadogan 1808-1873 (28) were married (he was her first-cousin) at Durham Cathedral.

On 09 Aug 1838 Charles Frederick Ashley Cooper Ponsonby 2nd Baron Mauley 1815-1896 (22) and Maria Jane Elizabeth Ponsonby Baroness Mauley 1819-1897 (19) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Wedding of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert

On 10 Feb 1840 Prince Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1819-1861 (20) and Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (20) were married (he was her first-cousin) by Charles Longley Archbishop 1794-1868 (45) at Chapel Royal, St James's Palace.

Before 05 Oct 1878 Francis Grant 1803-1878. Portrait of Prince Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1819-1861.

10 Feb 1840. George Hayter Painting 1792-1871 (47). Wedding of Queen Victoria and Prince Albert. Hayter included portraits of fifty-six of those present at the occasion and sittings took place over the next year. The Queen (20) sat for him in March in her 'Bridal dress, veil, wreath & all', and Prince Albert (20) also posed for his portrait several times during the following months. Hayter's family too helped out with his son, Henry, modelling the Prince's costume, while his daughter Mary posed for the Queen's arm and wearing the veil. Victoria's aunt Queen Adelaide (47), however, was unwilling to co-operate and the artist had to refer to a miniature for her likeness. Hayter included himself in the painting, on the lower right, with his sketchbook and pencil.

Around 1846. Franz Xaver Winterhalter Painter 1805-1873 (40). Portrait of Prince Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1819-1861 (26).

Around 1846. Franz Xaver Winterhalter Painter 1805-1873 (40). Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (26) and Prince Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1819-1861 (26) and their children.

Around 1859. Franz Xaver Winterhalter Painter 1805-1873 (53). Portrait of Prince Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1819-1861 (39).

1845 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (41). Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (25).

1833. George Hayter Painting 1792-1871 (40). Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (13).

Around 28 Jun 1838. George Hayter Painting 1792-1871 (45). Coronation Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (19).

Around 1840. Franz Xaver Winterhalter Painter 1805-1873 (34). Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (20). Note the Garter worn on the Arm as worn by Ladies of the Garter.

In 1840. Richard Rothwell Painter 1800-1868 (39). Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (20).

10 Mar 1863. William Powell Frith Painter 1819-1909 (44). Marriage of the future King Edward VII and Alexandra. The artist has depicted the moment when the Prince (21) is about to place the ring on the Princess' (18) finger. The two little boys dressed in tartan are Prince Leopold (9) and Prince Arthur (12), Queen Victoria's youngest sons. At the top right of the painting the Queen (43) herself looks down on the ceremony.

On 22 Feb 1848 Frederick John Norman 1815-1888 (33) and Adeliza Elizabeth Gertrude Manners 1810-1877 (37) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 18 Oct 1851 George Spencer-Churchill 6th Duke Marlborough 1793-1857 (57) and Jane Francis Stewart Duchess Marlborough were married (he was her first-cousin). Jane Francis Stewart Duchess Marlborough by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

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On 29 Nov 1851 Frederick William Cadogan 1821-1904 (29) and Adelaide Paget 1820-1890 (31) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 28 Apr 1852 Hugh Lupus Grosvenor 1st Duke Westminster 1825-1899 (26) and Constance Leveson-Gower Duchess Westminster 1834-1880 (17) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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On 10 Sep 1853 Henry Gerard Sturt 1st Baron Alington 1825-1904 (28) and Augusta Bingham Baroness Alington were married (he was her first-cousin).

In 1858 Charles Hepburn-Stuart-Forbes-Trefusis 20th Baron Clinton 1834-1904 (23) and Harriet Williamina Hepburn Forbes Baroness Clinton 1835-1869 (23) were married (he was her first-cousin) at Fasque, Fettercairn.

On 16 Jan 1861 George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds 1828-1895 (32) and Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (24) were married (he was her first-cousin).

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In 1878 Henry Howard Molyneux Herbert 4th Earl Carnarvon 1831-1890 (46) and Elizabeth Catherine Howard-Molyneux-Howard Countess Carnarvon 1856-1929 (21) were married (he was her first-cousin). Elizabeth Catherine Howard-Molyneux-Howard Countess Carnarvon 1856-1929 (21) by marriage Countess Carnarvon (3C 1793).

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On 24 May 1888 Prince Henry Hohenzollern 1862-1929 (25) and Irene Hesse-Darmstadt 1866-1963 (21) were married (he was her first-cousin).

In 1892 Lionel Sackville-West 3rd Baron Sackville 1867-1928 (24) and Victoria Sackville-West Baroness Sackville were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 19 Apr 1894 Ernest Louis Hesse-Darmstadt Grand Duke 1868-1937 (25) and Victoria Melita Windsor 1876-1936 (17) were married (he was her first-cousin).

In 1896 Haakon VII King Norway 1872-1957 (23) and Maud Windsor Queen Consort Norway 1869-1938 (26) were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 08 Oct 1905 Cyril Vladimirovich Holstein-Gottorp-Romanov 1876-1938 (28) and Victoria Melita Windsor 1876-1936 (28) were married (he was her first-cousin).

On 18 Oct 1928 Henry Neville 3rd Marquess Abergavenny 1854-1938 (74) and Mary Frances Neville Marchioness Abergavenny were married (he was her first-cousin). Mary Frances Neville Marchioness Abergavenny by marriage Marchioness Abergavenny.

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August Wilhelm Hohenzollern 1887-1949 and Alexandra Viktoria Auguste Leopoldine Glücksburg 1887-1957 were married (he was her first-cousin).

Edward Cavendish 1838-1891 and Emma Elizabeth Lascelles -1920 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Henry Charles Lambton Cavendish 1821-1839 and Emily Augusta Lambton 1823-1886 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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William Stafford Howard 2nd Earl Stafford 1690-1734 and Anne Holman Countess Stafford were married (he was her first-cousin). Anne Holman Countess Stafford by marriage Countess Stafford (2C 1688), Baron Stafford (5C 1640).

John Manners-Sutton 1752-1826 and Anne Manners 1751-1826 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Wriothesley Russell 1804-1886 and Elizabeth Laura Henrietta Russell were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Frederick Charles George Fitzclarence 1826-1878 and Adelaide Augusta Willhelmina Sidney were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Theobald Butler 1570-1613 and Elizabeth Butler -1628 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Henry James Montagu Scott 2nd Baron Montagu 1776-1845 and Jane Margaret Douglas Baroness Montagu were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Iorwerth "Drwyndwn aka Flat Nosed" Aberffraw 1130-1174 and Marared ferch Madog Mathrafal were married (he was her first-cousin).

Owain Fychan ap Madog Mathrafal Prince Powys Fadog 1152-1191 and Angharad Aberffraw were married (he was her first-cousin).

Bernard Armagnac VII Count Armagnac 1363-1418 and Bonne Valois Count Armagnac, Count Savoy 1365-1435 were married (he was her first-cousin). Bonne Valois Count Armagnac, Count Savoy 1365-1435 by marriage Count Armagnac.

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Charles Chester 1730-1793 and Catherine Legge 1741-1819 were married (he was her first-cousin).

Lionel Boyle 3rd Earl Orrery 1671-1703 and Mary Sackville Countess Orrery -1714 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Louis Henri Bourbon-Condé Duke Bourbon 1692-1740 and Marie Anne Bourbon-Condé-Conti 1689-1720 were married (he was her first-cousin).

1700.Pierre Gobert 1662-1744 (38). Portrait of Marie Anne Bourbon-Condé-Conti 1689-1720 (10).

Louis Armand Bourbon-Condé-Conti II Prince Conti 1695-1727 and Louise Élisabeth Bourbon-Condé Princess Conti 1693-1775 were married (he was her first-cousin). Louise Élisabeth Bourbon-Condé Princess Conti 1693-1775 by marriage Prince Conti.

Around 1710.Pierre Gobert 1662-1744 (48). Portrait of Louise Élisabeth Bourbon-Condé Princess Conti 1693-1775 (16).

1750.Pierre Gobert 1662-1744. Portrait of Louise Élisabeth Bourbon-Condé Princess Conti 1693-1775 (56).

Ferdinand Aviz 1433-1470 and Beatrice Aviz 1430-1506 were married (he was her first-cousin).

John III King Portugal 1502-1557 and Catherine of Austria Queen Consort Portugal 1507-1578 were married (he was her first-cousin). Catherine of Austria Queen Consort Portugal 1507-1578 by marriage Queen Consort Portugal.

Around 1552 Antonis Mor Painter 1517-1577 (35). Portrait of Catherine of Austria Queen Consort Portugal 1507-1578 (44).

James Douglas 1st Baronet Kelhead 1639-1708 and Catherine Douglas Baronetess Kelhead were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Charles William Wentworth-Fitzwiliam 1826-1894 and Anne Dundas were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Matthias Habsburg-Spain I Holy Roman Emperor 1557-1619 and Anna Habsburg-Spain Holy Roman Empress 1585-1618 were married (he was her first-cousin). Anna Habsburg-Spain Holy Roman Empress 1585-1618 by marriage Holy Roman Emperor.

1579. Lucas van Valckenborch the Elder Painter 1535-1597 (44). Portrait of Matthias Habsburg-Spain I Holy Roman Emperor 1557-1619 (21).

1583. Lucas van Valckenborch the Elder Painter 1535-1597 (48). Portrait of Matthias Habsburg-Spain I Holy Roman Emperor 1557-1619 (25).

Albert Habsburg-Spain VII Archduke Austria 1559-1621 and Isabella Habsburg-Spain 1566-1633 were married (he was her first-cousin).

Around 1577 Alonso Sánchez Coello 1531-1588 (46). Portrait of Albert Habsburg-Spain VII Archduke Austria 1559-1621 (17).

Ferdinand Habsburg-Spain II Holy Roman Emperor 1578-1637 and Maria Anna Wittelsbach Holy Roman Empress 1574-1616 were married (he was her first-cousin). Maria Anna Wittelsbach Holy Roman Empress 1574-1616 by marriage Holy Roman Emperor.

Edward Burnell -1415 and Elizabeth Pole 1390-1440 were married (he was her first-cousin).

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Cospatrick Alexander Douglas-Home 11th Earl Home 1799-1881 and Lucy Elizabeth Montagu Scott Countess Home were married (he was her first-cousin).

Alfonso "Avenger" XI King Castile 1311-1350 and Maria Burgundy Queen Consort Castile 1313-1357 were married (he was her first-cousin). Maria Burgundy Queen Consort Castile 1313-1357 by marriage Queen Consort Castile.

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Nicolas Lorraine II Duke Lorraine 1609-1670 and Claude Lorraine Duchess Lorraine -1648 were married (he was her first-cousin).