Date Published: ND
Binding: No binding
cut paper size: 7-5/8 x 4-1/4 inches
Signature from top of document written in a different hand, signed "William R"
William IV was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland and King of Hanover from 26 June 1830 until his death in 1837. He was known both as the 'Sailor King' and as 'Silly Billy'. The third son of George III, William succeeded his elder brother George IV, becoming the last king and penultimate monarch of Britain's House of Hanover.