Edward Augustus was born on 2 November 1767, and was created Duke of Kent and Strathearn, and Earl of Dublin in 1799. He married Princess Victoire of Saxe-Coburg (1786-1861) in 1818. Princess Victoire was the widow of Emich Charles, Prince of Leiningen. Edward Augustus died 23 January, 1820.
The couple had one child: