|Authorised form of name||Edward Augustus (1739 - 1767); Duke of York and Albany|
|Dates||1739 - 1767|
|Dates and places||Birth:|
14 March 1739
17 September 1767
First and last Duke of York and Albany.
Admiral of the Blue, Royal Navy (17660; Keeper and Lieutenant, Windsor Forest (1766)
Freemason, initiated 27 July 1765, Lodge 'Friendship fo Three Doves' Berlin, constituted 10 August 1760 by Grand Lodge of the Three Globes, Berlin. On 2 August 1765 signified his acceptance of the title'Patron of the Order' and gave authority for Lodge to assume the name 'Royal York Lodge of Friendship'.
|Royal Society activity||Membership: |
|Relationships||2nd son of Frederick Lewis Prince of Wales; brother of George III|
The Library and Museum of Freemasonry, 'Freemasons and the Royal Society. Alphabetical List of Fellows of the Royal Society who were Freemasons' 2010, page 27
|Royal Society code||NA811|
Archives associated with this Fellow
|IM/001242||Edward Augustus, Duke of York and Albany||nd|
|IM/001241||Edward Augustus, Duke of York and Albany|