Groom of the Robes

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Groom of the Robes is an obsolete office in the Royal Household of the Sovereign of England, later Great Britain, ultimately the United Kingdom. It is equivalent to a Lady-in-Waiting for Queens Regnant.

List of Grooms of the Robes[edit]


Henry VIII[edit]

Edward VI[edit]

Elizabeth I[edit]

James I[edit]

William IV[edit]


Edward VII[edit]

George V[edit]

George VI[edit]

Elizabeth II[edit]


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  7. ^ "Domestic Occurrences". The Gentleman's Magazine (F. Jefferies): 308. March 1840. .
  • Who's Who (various dates)

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