Prince William

Ancestry of
Prince William

Duke of Cambridge


    John Lyon (Bowes)

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    • 9th Generation — 6th Great-grandfather of Prince William
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 352 
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    • 17 Jul 1737 
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    • 7 Mar 1776 
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    • 14 Feb 1767 
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    • 9th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

      He was born John Lyon, and per the will of his father-in-law he assumed his wife's name of Bowes. This change in name required an Act of Parliament.

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