Born a commoner, Margaret Geddes, through a prolific life dedicated to the well-being of her husband's Hessian compatriots, died a princess.
In 1937 in the midst of tragedy Lady Margaret Geddes, Peg to the family and friends, married Prince Ludwig of Hesse and by Rhine. Her future mother-in-law along with her son, his wife, and the couple's two young sons, died in a fire air crash over Steen Belgium. The Hessians were en route to London to be present at the Hesse/Geddes wedding.
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