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« Reply #45 on: March 11, 2020, 10:05:35 PM »

Mary Villiers, Duchess of Buckingham (1638-1704), formerly Mary Fairfax, was the wife of George Villiers, 2nd Duke of Buckingham. She was made a Lady of the Bedchamber to Catherine of Braganza, Queen Consort of Charles II of England. She held the position from 1663 until 1692.
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« Reply #46 on: April 08, 2020, 06:17:27 PM »

Queen Silvia of Sweden has only three hovdamer ("court ladies"). Her chief lady-in-waiting is the statsfru.
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« Reply #47 on: April 26, 2020, 02:31:39 AM »

Mathilde von Keller (1853-1945) was a German courtier. She served as a lady-in-waiting to Empress Augusta Viktoria of Germany from 1881.
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« Reply #48 on: June 06, 2020, 10:02:12 AM »

When King Henry VIII's sister Princess Mary was to marry King Louis XII of France, Mary Boleyn was included as one of Princess Mary's ladies.
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« Reply #49 on: July 27, 2020, 02:11:19 AM »

Sophie Caroline von Camas (1686-1766) was a Prussian courtier. In 1742 she was appointed Oberhofmeisterin to the Queen, Elisabeth Christine of Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel-Bevern.
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« Reply #50 on: August 07, 2020, 02:45:21 AM »

Two ladies in waiting to Queen Henrietta Maria: Anne Killigrew, Mrs. Kirke and Charlotte, Lady Strange   
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« Reply #51 on: September 09, 2020, 02:12:02 AM »

Sophie von Buxhoeveden, also known as Baroness Sophie Buxhoeveden, was a Baltic German court lady. She was chosen as an honorary Lady in Waiting to Tsarina Alexandra of Russia in 1904. Sophie became an official Lady in Waiting in 1913.
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« Reply #52 on: October 20, 2020, 10:34:59 PM »

Gretchen von Fabrice was the lady-in-waiting who stayed with Empress Alexandra of Russia when Alexandra stayed for four weeks in Harrogate in 1894. Alexandra at this time was still Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine.
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« Reply #53 on: October 21, 2020, 12:48:30 AM »

Gretchen von Fabrice was the lady-in-waiting who stayed with Empress Alexandra of Russia when Alexandra stayed for four weeks in Harrogate in 1894. Alexandra at this time was still Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine.


Cyril, here is a link you might find interesting, if you haven't seen it already: http://www.alexanderpalace.org/alexandra/II.html
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« Reply #54 on: October 21, 2020, 12:58:44 AM »

Gretchen von Fabrice was the lady-in-waiting who stayed with Empress Alexandra of Russia when Alexandra stayed for four weeks in Harrogate in 1894. Alexandra at this time was still Princess Alix of Hesse and by Rhine.


Cyril, here is a link you might find interesting, if you haven't seen it already: http://www.alexanderpalace.org/alexandra/II.html
   
PeDe, Thank you extremely! It was a very informative and detailed account of Princess Alix.  Smiley
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