Biography of Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805

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Family Trees

Descent

Ancestry

On 31 Dec 1738 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 was born to Charles Cornwallis 1st Earl Cornwallis 1700-1762 (38) and Elizabeth Townshend Countess Cornwallis -1785 at Grosvenor Square, Belgravia, Westminster.

On 23 Jun 1762 Charles Cornwallis 1st Earl Cornwallis 1700-1762 (62) died. His son Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (23) succeeded as 2nd Earl Cornwallis.

On 14 Jul 1768 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (29) and Jemima Tullekin Jones Marchioness Cornwallis -1779 were married. Jemima Tullekin Jones Marchioness Cornwallis -1779 by marriage Countess Cornwallis.

On 28 Jun 1769 Mary Cornwallis 1769-1840 was born to Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (30) and Jemima Tullekin Jones Marchioness Cornwallis -1779.

On 19 Oct 1774 Charles Cornwallis 2nd Marquess Cornwallis 1774-1823 was born to Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (35) and Jemima Tullekin Jones Marchioness Cornwallis -1779.

On 14 Apr 1779 Jemima Tullekin Jones Marchioness Cornwallis -1779 died.

Around 1782 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (54). Portrait of Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (43).

Around 1783 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (55). Portrait of Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (44).

On 01 Dec 1785 Elizabeth Townshend Countess Cornwallis -1785 died.

In 1786 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (47) was appointed 608th Knight Garter: George III.

In 1792 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (53) was created 1st Marquess Cornwallis. Jemima Tullekin Jones Marchioness Cornwallis -1779 by marriage Marchioness Cornwallis.

1795 John Singleton Copley 1738-1815 (56). Portrait of Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (56).

On 05 Oct 1805 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (66) died at Gauspur, Ghazipur. His son Charles Cornwallis 2nd Marquess Cornwallis 1774-1823 (30) succeeded as 2nd Marquess Cornwallis, 3rd Earl Cornwallis. Louisa Gordon Marchioness Cornwallis 1776-1850 (28) by marriage Marchioness Cornwallis.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cornwallis

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 26 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 18 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 22 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 19 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 13 Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Kings Scotland: Great x 17 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

Kings Franks: Great x 17 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 13 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

Ancestry

Father: Charles Cornwallis 1st Earl Cornwallis 1700-1762 13 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


GrandFather: Charles Cornwallis 4th Baron Cornwallis 1675-1722


Great GrandFather: Charles Cornwallis 3rd Baron Cornwallis 1655-1698


Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles Cornwallis 2nd Baron Cornwallis 1632-1673


Great x 3 GrandFather: Frederick Cornwallis 1st Baron Cornwallis 1611-1662


Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Ashburnham 1613-1633


GrandMother: Charlotte Butler Baroness Cornwallis 1679-1725 12 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandFather: Richard Butler 1st Earl Arran 1639-1685 11 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 10 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Butler 1594-1619 10 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Poyntz 9 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde 1615-1684 10 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Preston 1st Earl Desmond


Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Butler -1628 9 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandMother: Dorothy Ferrers Countess Arran 1655-1716 14 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: John Ferrers 1629-1680 13 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Humphrey Ferrers -1633 12 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Mother: Elizabeth Townshend Countess Cornwallis -1785 12 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


GrandFather: Charles Townshend 2nd Viscount Townsend 1674-1738 11 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandFather: Horatio Townshend 1st Viscount Townsend 1630-1687 10 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: Roger Townshend 1st Baronet Townshend 1596-1637 9 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: John Townshend 1568-1603 8 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Bacon 1573-1622


GrandMother: Elizabeth Pelham Viscountess Townsend -1711 12 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandFather: Thomas Pelham 1st Baron Pelham Laughton 1653-1712 11 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: John Pelham 3rd Baronet Pelham Laughton 1623-1703 10 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Pelham 2nd Baronet Pelham Laughton 1597-1654 9 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandMother: Lucy Sidney Baronetess Pelham Laughton 1627-1685 10 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Sidney 2nd Earl Leicester 1595-1677 10 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Dorothy Percy Countess Leicester 1598-1659 9 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Jones -1681


Great x 2 GrandFather: William Jones Attorney General 1631-1682


Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Jones of Stowey Somerset 1605-1692