William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 -1837)

Person Key: WIL4001
House: Hanover
Realm: United Kingdom
Reigned From: 26 Jun, 1830
Reigned To: 20 Jun, 1837
Father: George III
Mother: Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744-1818)
Spouse(s) Children
Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen (1792-1849) Elizabeth Hay, Countess of Erroll (1801-1856), Elizabeth of Clarence (1820-1821)
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 01)
Crown: Royal duke
Dimensions (height x width): 25mm x 14mm
Monogram: D C
Usage: as Duke of Clarence
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 02)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; On an escutcheon of pretence Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony); overall on an escutcheon gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire); The whole surmounted of a monarch's crown
Crest: On an imperial crown a lion statant gardant imperially crowned
Badge: The rose and the thistle
Motto: Dieu et mon droit
Helmet: sovereign
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion rampant gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 100mm x 90mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Escutcheon of Pretence: Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony Gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire) surmounted of a monarch's crown
Notes:

also used by George IV


Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 03)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; On an escutcheon of pretence Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony); overall on an escutcheon gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire); The whole surmounted of a monarch's crown
Crest: On an imperial crown a lion statant gardant imperially crowned
Badge: The rose and the thistle
Motto: Dieu et mon droit
Helmet: sovereign
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion rampant gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 80mm x 77mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Escutcheon of Pretence: Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony) Gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire) the whole surmounted of a monarch's crown
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 04)
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 36mm x 20mm
Monogram: WR IIII
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 05)
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 87mm x 50mm
Monogram: WR IIII
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 06)
Dimensions (height x width): 36mm x 35mm
Monogram: WR IV
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 07)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; On an escutcheon of pretence Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony); overall on an escutcheon gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire); The whole surmounted of a monarch's crown
Crest: On an imperial crown a lion statant gardant imperially crowned
Badge: The rose and the thistle
Motto: Dieu et mon droit
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion rampant gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 44mm x 45mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Escutcheon of Pretence: Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony) Gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire) the whole surmounted of a monarch's crown
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 08)
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 67mm x 38mm
Monogram: WR IIII
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 09)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; On an escutcheon of pretence Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony); overall on an escutcheon gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire); The whole surmounted of a monarch's crown
Crest: On an imperial crown a lion statant gardant imperially crowned
Badge: The rose and the thistle
Motto: Dieu et mon droit
Helmet: sovereign
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion rampant gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 75mm x 69mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Escutcheon of Pretence: Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony) Gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire) the whole surmounted of a monarch's crown
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 10)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; On an escutcheon of pretence Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony); overall on an escutcheon gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire); The whole surmounted of a monarch's crown
Crest: On an imperial crown a lion statant gardant imperially crowned
Badge: The rose and the thistle
Motto: Dieu et mon droit
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 61mm x 65mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Escutcheon of Pretence: Tierced in pairle reversed: Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); A horse courant (Saxony) Gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire) the whole surmounted of a monarch's crown
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 11)
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 92mm x 74mm
Monogram: WR IIII
Title: William IV, King of  United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1765 - 1837) (Stamp 12)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; On an escutcheon of pretence Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony); overall on an escutcheon gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire); The whole surmounted of a monarch's crown
Crest: On an imperial crown a lion statant gardant imperially crowned
Badge: The rose and the thistle
Motto: Dieu et mon droit
Helmet: sovereign
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion rampant gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 92mm x 91mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Escutcheon of Pretence: Tierced in pairle reversed: 1. Two lions passant gardant (Brunswick); 2. Semy of hearts a lion rampant (Lunenberg); 3. A horse courant (Saxony) Gules the crown of Charlemagne (High Treasurer of the Empire) the whole surmounted of a monarch's crown