Biography of George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817

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Family Trees

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Ancestry

On 26 Jan 1739 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 was born to Charles Spencer 3rd Duke Marlborough 1706-1758 (32) and Elizabeth Trevor Duchess Marlborough 1713-1761 (26).

On 20 Oct 1758 Charles Spencer 3rd Duke Marlborough 1706-1758 (51) died. His son George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (19) succeeded as 4th Duke Marlborough, 6th Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 8th Baron Spencer Wormleighton.

On 07 Oct 1761 Elizabeth Trevor Duchess Marlborough 1713-1761 (48) died.

In 1762 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (22) and Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (18) were married. Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (18) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

In 1763 Caroline Spencer Viscountess Clifden 1763-1813 was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (23) and Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (19).

In 1764 Elizabeth Spencer 1764-1812 was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (24) and Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (20).

On 06 Mar 1766 George Spencer-Churchill 5th Duke Marlborough 1766-1840 was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (27) and Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (23).

In 1768 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (28) was appointed 588th Knight Garter: George III.

In 1769 Charlotte Spencer-Churchill 1769-1802 was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (29) and Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (25).

In 1770 Henry John Spencer-Churchill 1770-1795 was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (30) and Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (26).

In 1773 Anne Spencer-Churchill Countess Shaftesbury 1773-1865 was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (33) and Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (29).

In 1774 Amelia Spencer-Churchill 1774-1829 was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (34) and Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (30).

Before 29 Jan 1779 Thomas Hudson 1701-1779. Portrait of George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (40).

On 26 Dec 1779 Francis Almeric Spencer 1st Baron Churchill Wychwood 1779-1845 was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (40) and Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (36).

On 26 Nov 1811 Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (68) died.

On 29 Jan 1817 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (78) died. His son George Spencer-Churchill 5th Duke Marlborough 1766-1840 (50) succeeded as 5th Duke Marlborough, 7th Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 9th Baron Spencer Wormleighton. Susan Stewart Duchess Marlborough 1767-1841 (49) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Spencer

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 27 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 24 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 12 Grand Son of King Edward III England

Kings Scotland: Great x 16 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

Kings Franks: Great x 18 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 14 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

Ancestry

Father: Charles Spencer 3rd Duke Marlborough 1706-1758 11 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


GrandFather: Charles Spencer 3rd Earl Sunderland 1675-1722 10 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great GrandFather: Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland 1641-1702 9 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland 1620-1643 8 x Great Grandson of Henry IV King England 1367-1413


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Spencer 2nd Baron Spencer Wormleighton 1591-1636 8 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandMother: Penelope Wriothesley Baroness Spencer Wormleighton 1598-1667 7 x Great Granddaughter of Henry IV King England 1367-1413


Great x 2 GrandMother: Dorothy Sidney Countess Sunderland 1617-1683 8 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


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 7 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great GrandMother: Anne Digby Countess Sunderland 1646-1715 10 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 2 GrandFather: George Digby 2nd Earl Bristol 1612-1677


Great x 3 GrandFather: John Digby 1st Earl Bristol 1580-1653


Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Russell Countess Bristol -1697 9 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford 1593-1641 12 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Brydges Countess Bedford 1580-1657 8 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


GrandMother: Anne Churchill Countess Sunderland 1683-1716 18 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great GrandFather: John Churchill 1st Duke Marlborough 1650-1722 17 x Great Grandson of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 2 GrandFather: Winston Churchill 1620-1688


Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Drake 16 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great x 3 GrandFather: John Drake -1636


Great x 3 GrandMother: Helen Boteler -1666 15 x Great Granddaughter of John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216


Great GrandMother: Sarah Jennings Duchess Marlborough 1660-1744


Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Jennings 1619-1668


Great x 3 GrandFather: John Jennings -1642


Great x 2 GrandMother: Frances Thornhurst


Great x 3 GrandFather: Gifford Thornhurst 1st Baronet 1598-1627


Great x 3 GrandMother: Susanna Temple 1600-


Mother: Elizabeth Trevor Duchess Marlborough 1713-1761


GrandFather: Thomas Trevor 2nd Baron Trevor Bromham


Great GrandFather: Thomas Trevor 1st Baron Trevor Bromham 1658-1730