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Old 09-09-2017, 04:45 AM
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I made the same observation about her uniform somewhere else...poor baby!
I have a funny feeling her dress is meant to be that long. Some private schools have uniforms like that.
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Old 09-09-2017, 04:50 AM
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Where do the Windsors live? I wonder if the families knew about their children starting at the same school together. Very possibly of course, there is the KP connection.
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I'm not sure, I thought that they were settled in the US, but if they are sending Maud to this school it seems like they are now settled in London. Sophie's job in "2 1/2 Men" is over now and she does not seem to be doing any acting. Perhaps she's being a stay home Mother till her children are older. ANd I'm not sure what Fred does for a living... he used to be with a merchant bank..
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Old 09-09-2017, 07:13 AM
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I wonder if the families knew about their children starting at the same school together. Very possibly of course, there is the KP connection.
Of course they did...George and Maud being in the same class is not a coincidence, for sure...there was also an interview, few years ago, where Lady Frederick Windsor talked about visiting the Cambridges with Maud when the Duchess was pregnant with Charlotte and how the two kids played with each other. After all, as you said William and Frederick have grown up together as playmamates in KP, along with Gabriela and Harry.
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Old 09-09-2017, 07:30 AM
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How do we know that George and Maud are in the same class?
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Old 09-09-2017, 09:38 AM
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How do we know that George and Maud are in the same class?

It's been reported in the press.

There are three reception classes in that school; George and Maud are in the same one (a class of 21).
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Old 09-09-2017, 10:03 AM
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HRH The Prince George of Cambridge and Hon. Maud Windsor... Would be awesome. It happens: childhood friends becoming partners. Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands kew Laurentien all his life long, since their parents are befriended since university in the early 1960's.
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Old 09-09-2017, 10:28 AM
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HRH The Prince George of Cambridge and Hon. Maud Windsor... Would be awesome. It happens: childhood friends becoming partners. Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands kew Laurentien all his life long, since their parents are befriended since university in the early 1960's.
I can already see the smug grin of Marie-Christine in Westminster Abbey haha
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Old 09-09-2017, 10:39 AM
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Gee whiz. The kid has his first day at school and already we need a thread called Relationship Rumors and Suggestions for Prince George.

I do have to admit to thinking the same thing though. The relationship between George and Maud, if we analyze it, is more distant I believe than that of the Queen and Philip. Or similar? I forget and am only on my first cup of coffee so my one brain cell isn't firing at full tilt yet.
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Gee whiz. The kid has his first day at school and already we need a thread called Relationship Rumors and Suggestions for Prince George.
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Old 09-09-2017, 11:27 AM
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I'm not sure, I thought that they were settled in the US, but if they are sending Maud to this school it seems like they are now settled in London. Sophie's job in "2 1/2 Men" is over now and she does not seem to be doing any acting. Perhaps she's being a stay home Mother till her children are older. ANd I'm not sure what Fred does for a living... he used to be with a merchant bank..
As I mentioned above, they have been living back in London since at least February 2016. When they were interviewed after Isabella was born (in London unlike her sister), they mentioned they moved back so the girls were closer to family. Freddie has been working with JP Morgan since 2006, he just transferred back to their London offices when they moved home.
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Old 09-09-2017, 04:08 PM
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I can already see the smug grin of Marie-Christine in Westminster Abbey haha


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Gee whiz. The kid has his first day at school and already we need a thread called Relationship Rumors and Suggestions for Prince George.

I do have to admit to thinking the same thing though. The relationship between George and Maud, if we analyze it, is more distant I believe than that of the Queen and Philip. Or similar? I forget and am only on my first cup of coffee so my one brain cell isn't firing at full tilt yet.
Osipi I listed the relationship of George & Maud in 2 posts on the last page, they are cousins through both the Queen/Prince George The Duke of Kent and Prince Phillip/Princess Marina lines.
Maud's great grandmother (Marina) was the granddaughter of King George of the Hellenes and her grandfather (Prince Michael) the grandson of King George V.
George's great grandfather (Phillip) is also the grandson of King George of the Hellenes and George's great grandmother (QEII) is the granddaughter of King George V.
As for QEII & Phillip's relationship to each other - all I remember is that they both descend from Queen Victoria :) and she had so many children who married into so many Royal families that it's a tangled web to figure out who's related to whom for me.
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Old 09-09-2017, 04:24 PM
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Osipi I listed the relationship of George & Maud in 2 posts on the last page, they are cousins through both the Queen/Prince George The Duke of Kent and Prince Phillip/Princess Marina lines.
Maud's great grandmother (Marina) was the granddaughter of King George of the Hellenes and her grandfather (Prince Michael) the grandson of King George V.
George's great grandfather (Phillip) is also the grandson of King George of the Hellenes and George's great grandmother (QEII) is the granddaughter of King George V.
As for QEII & Phillip's relationship to each other - all I remember is that they both descend from Queen Victoria :) and she had so many children who married into so many Royal families that it's a tangled web to figure out who's related to whom for me.
You did a wonderful job explaining how George and Maud are distantly related. It is a tangled, intricate web that very easy comfuzzles me. I just wasn't sure if the relativity of their relatedness was that George and Maud are more distantly related than the Queen and Philip are.

I think too that as Victoria had a lot of children that did a lot of begetting children, with the Queen's longevity, a lot of her family tree remains alive and well to this day instead of being resigned to dusty archives.
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Old 09-09-2017, 05:14 PM
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You did a wonderful job explaining how George and Maud are distantly related. It is a tangled, intricate web that very easy comfuzzles me. I just wasn't sure if the relativity of their relatedness was that George and Maud are more distantly related than the Queen and Philip are.

I think too that as Victoria had a lot of children that did a lot of begetting children, with the Queen's longevity, a lot of her family tree remains alive and well to this day instead of being resigned to dusty archives.
The Queen and Philip are second cousins once removed through Christian IX of Denmark line.
They are third cousins through Queen Victoria's line.

Prince George and Maud are third cousins once removed through British line and fourth cousins through Greek line. They are more distant cousins.
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Old 09-09-2017, 07:21 PM
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Victoria - Edward VII - George V - George VI - Elizabeth therefore a great-great-grandchild
Victoria - Alice - Victoria - Alice - Philip therefore a great-great-grandchild

Same number of generations from Victoria

Christian IX of Denmark - Alexandra - George V - George VI - Elizabeth therefore a great-great-grandchild
Christian IX of Denmark - William (George I of the Hellenes) - Andrew - Philip therefore a great-grandchild

Philip is one less generation removed from Christian IX

George V - George VI - Elizabeth - Charles - William - George therefore a great-great-great-grandchild
George V - George, Duke of Kent - Michael - Frederick - Maud therefore a great-great-grandchild

Maud is the same generation in descent from George V as is William

George I - Andrew - Philip - Charles - William - George therefore a great-great-great-grandchild
George I - Nicholas - Marina - Michael - Frederick - Maud therefore a great-great-great-grandchild

Therefore same generation for George I of the Hellenes
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Old 09-09-2017, 08:59 PM
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It's been reported in the press.

There are three reception classes in that school; George and Maud are in the same one (a class of 21).
Did the school tell the press that or are the press making assumption?
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Did the school tell the press that or are the press making assumption?
Maybe someone knows someone who knows one of the janitors.
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HRH The Prince George of Cambridge and Hon. Maud Windsor... Would be awesome. It happens: childhood friends becoming partners. Prince Constantijn of the Netherlands kew Laurentien all his life long, since their parents are befriended since university in the early 1960's.
Not to seem too picky, but Maud is "Miss Maud Windsor" - not "The Honourable." "Honourables" are the children of Viscounts and Barons, and the younger sons of Earls. George V's Letters Patent of 1917 made no special provisions for the grandchildren of younger sons of Royal Dukes so they are plain "Miss" or "Mister."
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We knew nothing about them before.
Why did they decide to put Miss Maud in the same School as Prince George. I saw Lord Frederick not that happy to see the press.
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We knew nothing about them before.
Why did they decide to put Miss Maud in the same School as Prince George. I saw Lord Frederick not that happy to see the press.


Why does it have to be Maud in the same school as George? Frederick and Sophie could have decided ages ago to send Maud to Thomas'.

Everyone expected George to go somewhere else.
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