Helena Frances Augusta Cambridge

Born1899 Grosvenor House, Westminster

Life Events

1919Married Colonel John Evelyn Gibbs MC in St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle

Biography and Notes

2nd daughter of the Marquess of Cambridge (by Lady Margaret, 4th daughter of Hugh Lupus Grosvenor, 1st Duke of Westminster). Baptised privately October 1899. She was born Princess Helena of Teck, was a descendant of the British Royal Family, great-great-granddaughter of King George KKK and a niece of Queen Mary, the consort of King George V. During World War I, the British Royal Family relinquished their Germanic titles, and Princess Helena assumed the style Lady Helena Cambridge. Buried at Shipton Moyne. Memorial there.