Queen Elizabeth II Gave Meghan Markle This Honor But Snubbed Her Granddaughter Princess Eugenie

by Jeremy Spirogis
(L) Princess Eugenie, (R) Meghan Markle

A number of months after the world watched Prince Harry and Meghan Markle tie the knot in 2018, Harry’s cousin, Princess Eugenie, married her longtime beau, Jack Brooksbank. But there was one particular factor Meghan obtained from Queen Elizabeth II on her marriage ceremony day that Her Majesty didn’t give to her personal granddaughter.

Read on to search out out what that was and why the queen gained’t give it to Eugenie’s sister, Princess Beatrice, on her massive day both.

(L) Princess Eugenie, (R) Meghan Markle
(L) Princess Eugenie | Anwar Hussein/WireImage, (R) Meghan, Duchess of Sussex | Pool/Samir Hussein/WireImage

What the queen gave Meghan however not Eugenie

Upon saying “I do” on May 19, 2018, Queen Elizabeth gave Prince Harry a dukedom, which made the previous actress a duchess, when she bestowed the titles of the Duke and Duchess of Sussex on them. However, when Eugenie wed Brooksbank on Oct. 12, 2018, she didn’t obtain the identical honor.

Some royal followers discovered {that a} bit odd on condition that Eugenie’s mom, Sarah Ferguson, turned the Duchess of York the day she married Eugenie’s dad, Prince Andrew. But there’s a particular purpose that the queen didn’t give Eugenie a duchess title.

According to The Express, “only sons and grandsons of the monarch receive royal dukedoms. When Eugenie got married, there was no precedent for her to be named the duchess of any realm. And as a female, she [wasn’t] eligible to inherit her father’s Dukedom of York.”

Queen Elizabeth may have truly bent the principles if her granddaughter actually needed her to, however we doubt she did since Eugenie beforehand admitted that she’s not even fond of getting the “princess” title in entrance of her identify.

The new identify Eugenie took

Eugenie did truly change her identify after her marriage ceremony.

She was beforehand generally known as Princess Eugenie of York, however now she’s truly Princess Eugenie, Mrs. Jack Brooksbank.

Of course, this begs the query of what her massive sis will do when she marries Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi.

What this implies for Princess Beatrice

Beatrice may go the identical route as Eugenie and grow to be Princess Beatrice, Mrs. Edoardo Mapelli Mozzi however she may very well get a regal title upon tying the knot.

When Beatrice and the property tycoon say “I do” the princess may get a title from Mozzi.

The Express famous that he’s a depend and generally known as Count Edoardo Alessandro Mapelli Mozzi. He inherited the title from his father, former alpine skier Count Alessandro Mapelli Mozzi. Therefore Beatrice may grow to be a countess if she chooses.

They are set to marry someday within the spring however haven’t launched a precise date. Not many different particulars have been made public both. It’s been reported that the couple’s need is to have a smaller, extra intimate royal marriage ceremony than what we’ve seen over the previous few years. And contemplating the local weather inside the royal household in the intervening time and the scandal surrounding Prince Andrew which may be greatest for everybody.

Read extra: Will Prince Harry and Meghan Markle Be Able To Skip Princess Beatrice’s Wedding Now?

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