Princess Maud, Countess of Southesk

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Name
Princess Maud, Countess of Southesk Gender: F
Maud Alexandra Victoria Georgina Bertha Duff
born on 3 April 1893 at 13:00 (= 1:00 PM )
Place London, England, 51n30, 0w10
Timezone GMT h0e (is standard time)
Data source
Quoted BC/BR
Rodden Rating AA
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_aricol.18.gif 14°00' s_mo.18.gif s_scocol.18.gif 08°57 Asc.s_leocol.18.gif 15°46'



Countess of Southesk Princess Maud

Biography

British royal, a granddaughter of King Edward VII.

Maud and her elder sister, Alexandra, had the distinction of being the only female-line descendants of a British sovereign granted the title of Princess of Great Britain and Ireland.

On 13 November 1923, Maud married Lord Carnegie (23 September 1893 – 16 February 1992) at the Royal Military Chapel, Wellington Barracks, London. Maud and her husband operated a model farm at Elsick, in Kincardineshire, Scotland. They had one child: James George Alexander Bannerman Carnegie, 3rd Duke of Fife, 12th Earl of Southesk (b. 23 September 1929).

Although Princess Maud did not normally carry out royal engagements, she served as a Counsellor of State between 1942 and 1945.

Maud died in a London nursing home on 14 December 1945 after a bout of acute bronchitis.

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Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes official bulletin issued by Dr. John Williams, who was in attendance, in "News in Brief," The Times, 4 April 1893, p. 7: "Her Royal Highness, the Duchess of Fife, gave birth to a daughter at 1 o'clock [in the afternoon] to-day. . . East Sheen Lodge [Richmond, London], April 3."

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