Anne Hyde (12 March – 31 March 1671) was Duchess of York and of Albany as the first wife of the future King James II of England. Originally an Anglican , she converted to Catholicism soon after her marriage to James.
Mar 12, · Anne Hyde, daughter of the Earl of Clarendon and Frances Aylesbury, was born on this day 12 March, Some people think that our current Duchess of Cambridge, the lovely Catherine, is the first commoner to have married an heir to the throne.
Anne Hyde wrote many pieces during her career. One of her first ones, "An American Vision: Far Western Landscape and American Culture, " was written in — and won the W. Turrentine Jackson Award. In 2000, Professor Hyde co-wrote "The West in the History of the Nation" with William Deverell.
Anne Hyde, the first wife of James, Duke of York, later King James II of England, died before her husband became king. She was born on March 12, 1637, at Cranbourne Lodge in Windsor, England. Her parents were Edward Hyde (later created 1st Earl of …
Anne Hyde (12 March March 1671) Anne Hyde was the eldest daughter Edward Hyde, a lawyer and M.P. and Frances Aylesbury, daughter of Sir Thomas Aylesbury, she was born at Cranbourne Lodge in Windsor Great Park.