Augusta Emma D'Este

11 August 1801–21 May 1866 (Age 64)
Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom

The Life Summary of Augusta Emma

When Augusta Emma D'Este was born on 11 August 1801, in Westminster, London, England, United Kingdom, her father, Prince Augustus Frederick Von Hanover Duke of Sussex, was 28 and her mother, Lady Augusta Murray , Duchess of Inverness, was 33. She married Thomas Wilde 1st Baron Truro on 13 August 1845, in London St Alphage London Wall, London, England, United Kingdom. She died on 21 May 1866, in St George Hanover Square, London, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 64, and was buried in Isle of Thanet, Kent, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Thomas Wilde 1st Baron Truro
Augusta Emma D'Este
Marriage: 13 August 1845

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    13 August 1845London St Alphage London Wall, London, England, United Kingdom
  • Parents and Siblings



    World Events (8)

    1808 · The British West Africa Squadron
    Age 7
    The British West Africa Squadron was formed in 1808 to suppress illegal slave trading on the African coastline. The British West Africa Squadron had freed approximately 150,000 people by 1865.
    Age 14
    The defeat of Napoleon Bonaparte at Waterloo marks the end of the Napoleonic Wars. Napoleon defeated and exiled to St. Helena.
    Age 22
    Rugby Football 'invented' at Rugby School.

    Name Meaning

    feminine form of Augustus , which enjoyed a vogue in Britain towards the end of the 19th century but has since fallen out of favour.

    Dictionary of First Names © Patrick Hanks and Flavia Hodges 1990, 2003, 2006.

    Sources (19)

    • Augusta Emma D'Este, "England Marriages, 1538–1973"
    • Augusta E Truro, "England and Wales Death Registration Index 1837-2007"
    • Augusta Emma D Este in entry for Thomas Wilde, "British Newspaper Archive, Family Notices"

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