favour of his younger brother

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  • Therefore, in 1893, he resigned his job in favour of his younger brother George.
  • When Jasper seeks his mother's aid, she rejects him in favour of his younger brother Michael.
  • Because it was expected that he would die by age 20, Temudan abdicated in favour of his younger brother.
  • He abdicated in favour of his younger brother Imwiko.
  • The barony of Chichester became extinct on his death but was revived the same year in favour of his younger brother Edward.
  • After the death of his father in 1576 Mohammad was passed over in favour of his younger brother Ismail II.
  • In 1243 he abdicated in favour of his younger brother, but remained in the scene as ruler of Zeta.
  • Later, however, Frederick abdicated in favour of his younger brother Albert Achilles, so as to keep his possessions in the family.
  • His father, dying in the following year, commended him to the care and favour of his younger brother and successor, Henry III, who faithfully fulfilled the charge.
  • In 1744, he resigned from the government in Oels, in favour of his younger brother Charles Christian Erdmann.
  • William Osbaldistone: Frank's father, who has been disinherited in favour of his younger brother, Sir Hildebrand Osbaldistone.
  • Jasim renounced his rights in favour of his younger brother Sheikh Tamim on 5 August 2003.
  • After an inheritance dispute, he desisted claim to the family's legacy in favour of his younger brother Andreas, 8th Prince of Leiningen.
  • Charles Emmanuel was so moved by her death that he abdicated on 4 June 1802 in favour of his younger brother, Victor Emmanuel.
  • In October 1880 Leopold renounced his right of succession in favour of his son William, who in turn surrendered his claim six years later in favour of his younger brother, the future king Ferdinand.
  • Botaniates was forced to abdicate and retire to a monastery, and Isaac declined the crown in favour of his younger brother Alexius, who then became emperor in the 33rd year of his age. Cited from The Project Gutenberg Encyclopedia Volume 1 of 28
  • In May 1943 a family council was called by the Grand Ducal family and Friedrich Franz was passed over as heir in favour of his younger brother Duke Christian Louis who would instead inherit the family property.
  • Not wanting Alexei to be parted from the family, Nicholas altered the abdication document in favour of his younger brother Grand Duke Michael Alexandrovich of Russia.
  • It is certain that the elder son Peter was dead by 18 July 1164, as his mother abdicated in favour of his younger brother, Ramon, rather than Peter, who had been named heir of Aragon at birth.
  • It was also during that period, in the tumultuous year of 1936, that King George V died and his son, Prince Edward, Prince of Wales, acceded and then abdicated in favour of his younger brother, Prince Albert, Duke of York.
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