Louise, the Princess Royal

Duchess and Princess
Other names: 
Louise Victoria Alexandra Dagmar, Princess Louise of Wales, Duchess of Fife
20 Feb 1867 - 4 Jan 1931

The third child and eldest daughter of the future King Edward VII and Queen Alexandra, Princess Louise was born in 1867. She married Alexander Duff, Earl of Fife in 1889. After her marriage Princess Louise lived at Mar Lodge, Braemar and Duff House, Banff. She became a skilled salmon fisher.

She became the Princess Royal in 1905. She was widowed in 1912, and died in 1931.

Oxford Dictionary of National Biography