• Do you love Genealogy? Why not write for us? we're looking for volunteers to write articles for Family history. Please contact us for further information.

King George 3rd.

p.risboy

Loyal Member
Staff member
Moderator
Posts
17,977
Likes
403
Location
In Ireland, but born Bucks.
#1
Whilst looking through my parish registers, I came upon this entry.

Burial - 28 Jan. 1820 - George 3rd aged 81, 60yrs of his reign - George 4th. 1 month.


I wonder what this means. ?

He didn't die until the 29th. so if he was buried on the 28th, no wonder he was dead. :confused:

Steve.:)
 

Ellie

Loyal Member
Posts
1,461
Likes
0
Location
Staffordshire
#2
Whilst looking through my parish registers, I came upon this entry.

Burial - 28 Jan. 1820 - George 3rd aged 81, 60yrs of his reign - George 4th. 1 month.


I wonder what this means. ?

He didn't die until the 29th. so if he was buried on the 28th, no wonder he was dead. :confused:

Steve.:)
It must be a misprint Steve?
 

leefer

Loyal Member
Posts
7,107
Likes
2
Location
swindon wilts
#3
Reminds me of the time the tv reporter at Abe Lincolns grave says to a redneck.....excuse me sir..exactly why is Abraham Lincoln buried in this spot....the reply...cos he died..........brilliant!
 

Similar threads

Top