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A LOOK AT A LONG HISTORY

If you are a lover of history, it may be appropriate to look at the funerals of the Monarchs from the year of 1695.

Lady Chapel at Westminster where the Queen’s funeral will be held

It is quite a history and should be one that all people of the world can appreciate. It is quite amazing to see the long lines of those waiting to have just a fleeting glimpse of Queen Elizabeth II, who has been a part of their history for most, if not all of their lives.

Below is a list of the funerals held since 1695. You can click on each one to have a more complete understanding of their lives, as well as pictures. (Click twice if needed, but wait for it to connect. You can then click the back arrow to continue to another name.)

First, let’s look at the National Anthem and the words sung around the world in honor of Queen Elizabeth II.



Year
Funeral ofService
Burial
1695Queen Mary IIWestminster Abbey
1702King William III & II
1714Queen Anne
1760King George II
1820King George IIISt George’s Chapel, Windsor Castle
1830King George IV
1837King William IV
1901Queen VictoriaSt George’s Chapel, WindsorRoyal Mausoleum, Frogmore
1910King Edward VIISt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1936King George V
1952King George VI
2022Queen Elizabeth IIWestminster AbbeySt George’s Chapel, Windsor

Ceremonial funerals[edit]

YearFuneral ofServiceBurial
1737Queen CarolineWestminster Abbey
1751The Prince of Wales
1759Princess Elizabeth
1765The Duke of Cumberland
1772The Dowager Princess of Wales
1786The Princess Amelia
1790The Duke of Cumberland and Strathearn
1805The Duke of Gloucester and EdinburghSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1813The Duchess of Brunswick
1817Princess Charlotte of Wales
1818Queen Charlotte
1820The Duchess of York and AlbanySt James’s Church, Weybridge
1827The Duke of York and AlbanySt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1834The Duke of Gloucester and Edinburgh
1840The Princess Augusta Sophia
1843The Duke of SussexKensal Green Cemetery
1844Princess Sophia of GloucesterSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1848The Princess SophiaKensal Green Cemetery
1849Queen AdelaideSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1850The Duke of CambridgeSt Anne’s Church, KewSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1857The Duchess of Gloucester and EdinburghSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1861The Duchess of Kent and StrathearnSt George’s Chapel, WindsorDuchess of Kent’s Mausoleum
1861The Prince ConsortRoyal Mausoleum, Frogmore
1878King George V of HanoverSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1884The Duke of Albany
1889The Duchess of CambridgeSt Anne’s Church, KewSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1892The Duke of Clarence and AvondaleSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1896Prince Henry of BattenbergSt Mildred’s Church, Whippingham
1897The Duchess of TeckSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1900The Duke of Teck
1904The Duke of CambridgeWestminster AbbeyKensal Green Cemetery
1921The Marquess of Milford HavenSt Mildred’s Church, Whippingham
1925Queen AlexandraSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1953Queen Mary
1974The Duke of GloucesterSt George’s Chapel, WindsorRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
1979The Earl Mountbatten of BurmaWestminster AbbeyRomsey Abbey
1997Diana, Princess of WalesAlthorp
2002Queen Elizabeth The Queen MotherSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
2015King Richard III (exhumation and reburial)Leicester Cathedral
2021Prince Philip, Duke of EdinburghSt George’s Chapel, Windsor

Private funerals since 1910[edit]

YearFuneral ofServiceBurial
1910Prince Francis of TeckSt George’s Chapel, WindsorRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
1912The Duke of FifeSt Ninian’s Chapel, Braemar
1914The Duke of ArgyllKilmun Parish Church and Argyll Mausoleum
1917The Duchess of Connaught and StrathearnSt George’s Chapel, WindsorRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
1917Prince Christian of Schleswig-Holstein
1919The Prince JohnSt Mary Magdalene Church, Sandringham
1922Lord Leopold MountbattenSt George’s Chapel, WindsorRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
1923The Princess Helena
1926Princess Frederica of HanoverSt George’s Chapel, Windsor
1928The Marquess of CambridgeSt George’s Chapel, WindsorRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
1928Viscount Trematon
1929The Marchioness of Cambridge
1931The Princess RoyalSt Ninian’s Chapel, Braemar
1935The Princess VictoriaRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
1938Prince Arthur of Connaught
1939The Princess Louise, Duchess of Argyll
1942The Duke of Connaught and Strathearn
1942The Duke of Kent
1943The Duke of Connaught and StrathearnSt Ninian’s Chapel, Braemar
1944The Princess BeatriceSt George’s Chapel, WindsorSt Mildred’s Church, Whippingham
1948Princess Helena VictoriaRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
1950The Marchioness of Milford HavenSt Mildred’s Church, Whippingham
1956The Marchioness of Carisbrooke
1956Princess Marie LouiseSt George’s Chapel, WindsorRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
1957The Earl of Athlone
1959Princess Arthur of Connaught, Duchess of FifeSt Ninian’s Chapel, Braemar
1960The Countess Mountbatten of BurmaRomsey Abbeyoff the coast of Portsmouth
1960The Marquess of CarisbrookeSt Mildred’s Church, Whippingham
1965The Princess RoyalYork MinsterAll Saints’ Church, Harewood
1968Princess Marina, Duchess of KentSt George’s Chapel, WindsorRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
1969Princess Andrew of Greece and DenmarkChurch of Mary Magdalene
1972The Duke of WindsoraRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
1972Prince William of Gloucester
1972Sir Alexander Ramsay
1974Lady Patricia Ramsay
1981Princess Alice, Countess of Athlone
1981The Marquess of Cambridge
1986The Duchess of Windsor
1988The Marchioness of Cambridge
1993Sir Henry Abel Smith
1994Lady May Abel Smith
2002The Princess Margaret, Countess of SnowdonSt George’s Chapel, Windsor (ashes)
2004Princess Alice, Duchess of GloucesterRoyal Burial Ground, Frogmore
2005Sir Angus Ogilvy