Queen Mother - Elizabeth Angela Marguerite Bowes-Lyon was the queen consort of King George VI from 1936 until his death in after which she was known as Elizabeth the Queen Mother, to avoid confusion with her daughter, Queen Elizabeth II.
Queen Elizabeth The Queen Mother. In 1923 Elizabeth Bowes Lyon (later the Queen Mum) married the Duke of York (later King George VI). Did you know that the silk for her wedding dress came from Denby Dale, of pie fame?
Wallis Simpson (Duchess of Windsor)left - with Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother at the funeral of Edward, Duke of Windsor, (Wallis was the first commoner to marry into the Royal family and often shunned because of it)