James, Viscount Severn

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Viscount Severn
James, Viscount Severn 2016.jpg
Viscount Severn in 2016
Born (2007-12-17) 17 December 2007 (age 11)
Frimley Park Hospital, Surrey
Full name
James Alexander Philip Theo Mountbatten-Windsor
FatherPrince Edward, Earl of Wessex
MotherSophie Rhys-Jones

James, Viscount Severn,[1][2] born 17 December 2007), is the younger child and only son of Prince Edward, Earl of Wessex, and Sophie, Countess of Wessex. He is the second youngest grandchild of Queen Elizabeth II and Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh. He is 12th in line of succession to the British throne.

Because he is the oldest son of an earl, he has the official title of Lord Severn.

References[change | change source]

  1. "The Countess of Wessex – Marriage and family". The official website of the British Monarchy. 2008–2009. Archived from the original on 3 December 2010. Retrieved 4 April 2011. Cite uses deprecated parameter |deadurl= (help)
  2. "Special Report , 1999 , 06/99 , royal wedding , Wessex titles for Edward and Sophie". BBC News. 19 June 1999. Retrieved 30 October 2010.