Biography of John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839

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Family Trees

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Ancestry

On 06 Jul 1766 John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 was born to Francis Russell 1739-1767 (26) and Elizabeth Keppel 1739-1768 (27).

On 22 Mar 1767 Francis Russell 1739-1767 (27) died after falling from his horse while out hunting.

In 1768 Elizabeth Keppel 1739-1768 (29) died.

In 1786 John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (19) and Georgiana Elizabeth Byng 1768-1801 (18) were married.

On 13 May 1788 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford 1788-1861 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (21) and Georgiana Elizabeth Byng 1768-1801 (20).

On 08 May 1790 George Russell 1790-1846 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (23) and Georgiana Elizabeth Byng 1768-1801 (22).

On 18 Aug 1792 John Russell 1st Earl Russell 1792-1878 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (26) and Georgiana Elizabeth Byng 1768-1801 (24).

On 11 Oct 1801 Georgiana Elizabeth Byng 1768-1801 (33) died.

On 02 Mar 1802 Francis Russell 5th Duke Bedford 1765-1802 (36) died at Woburn, Bedfordshire. He was buried at Bedford Chapel, St Michael's Church, Chenies, Buckinghamshire. His brother John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (35) succeeded as 6th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 6th Marquess Tavistock. Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (20) by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 23 Jun 1803 John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (36) and Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (21) were married.

On 11 May 1804 Wriothesley Russell 1804-1886 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (37) and Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (22).

On 24 Apr 1805 Edward Russell 1805-1887 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (38) and Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (23).

On 10 Feb 1807 Charles James Fox Russell 1807-1894 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (40) and Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (25).

On 08 Jul 1812 Louisa Jane Russell Duchess Abercorn 1812-1905 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (46) and Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (30).

In 1817 Cosmo Russell 1817-1875 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (50) and Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (35).

On 16 Sep 1821 Alexander Russell 1821-1907 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (55) and Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (40).

On 19 Jun 1826 Rachel Evelyn Russell 1826-1898 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (59) and Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (44).

In 1830 John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (63) was appointed 669th Knight Garter: William IV.

1835. George Hayter 1792-1871 (42). Portrait of John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (68).

On 20 Oct 1839 John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (73) died. His son Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford 1788-1861 (51) succeeded as 7th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 7th Marquess Tavistock. Anna Maria Stanhope Marchioness Tavistock 1783-1857 (56) by marriage Marchioness Tavistock.

On 24 Feb 1853 Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (71) died at Nice.

Georgiana Elizabeth Russell -1867 was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 and Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Russell

Maternal Family Tree: Elizabeth Sheldon Baroness Villiers Daventry -1662

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 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 2 Grand Son of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685

Kings Scotland: Great x 4 Grand Son of James VI King Scotland I King England Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625

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

Kings France: Great x 4 Grand Son of Henry IV King France 1553-1610

Ancestry

Father: Francis Russell 1739-1767 11 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


GrandFather: John Russell 4th Duke Bedford 1710-1771 10 x Great Grandson of Henry IV King England 1367-1413


Great GrandFather: Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford 1680-1711 9 x Great Grandson of Henry IV King England 1367-1413


Great x 2 GrandFather: William Russell 1639-1683 10 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford 1616-1700 9 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Carr Countess Bedford 1615-1684 9 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 2 GrandMother: Rachel Wriothesley 1636-1723 8 x Great Granddaughter of Henry IV King England 1367-1413


Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton 1607-1667 7 x Great Grandson of Henry IV King England 1367-1413


Great x 3 GrandMother: Rachel Massue Countess Southampton


Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford 1682-1724


Great x 2 GrandFather: John Howland 1649-1686


Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Child 1656-1719


Great x 3 GrandFather: Josiah Child Merchant 1631-1699


GrandMother: Gertrude Leveson-Gower Duchess Bedford -1794 10 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great GrandFather: John Leveson-Gower 1st Earl Gower 1694-1754 10 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 2 GrandFather: John Leveson-Gower 1st Baron Gower 1675-1709 10 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Leveson-Gower 4th Baronet Gower 1647-1691 9 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandMother: Jane Grenville Baronetess Gower -1696


Great x 2 GrandMother: Catherine Manners Baroness Gower 1675-1722 9 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandFather: John Manners 1st Duke Rutland 1638-1711 8 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Noel Duchess Rutland 1657-1733 11 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandMother: Evelyn Pierrepoint Baroness Gower 1691-1727 9 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 2 GrandFather: Evelyn Pierrepoint 1655-1726 10 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Pierrepoint -1666 9 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Evelyn


Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Fielding Countess Kingston upon Hull 1668-1697 8 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Feilding 2nd Earl Desmond, 3rd Earl Denbigh 1640-1685 7 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Carey Countess Desmond, Countess Denbigh 1632-1682 8 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Mother: Elizabeth Keppel 1739-1768 Great Granddaughter of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685


GrandFather: William Anne Keppel 2nd Earl Albermarle 1702-1754


Great GrandFather: Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle 1670-1718


Great x 2 GrandFather: Oswald Keppel


Great GrandMother: Geertruid Johanna Quirina Van Der Duyn Countess Albermarle


Great x 2 GrandFather: Adam Van Der Duyn


GrandMother: Anne Lennox Countess Albermarle 1703-1789 Granddaughter of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685


Great GrandFather: Charles Lennox 1st Duke Richmond 1672-1723 Son of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685


Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 Son of Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649


Great x 3 GrandFather: Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 Son of James VI King Scotland I King England Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625


Great x 3 GrandMother: Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England 1609-1669 8 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 2 GrandMother: Louise Kéroualle 1st Duchess Portsmouth 1649-1734


Great x 3 GrandFather: Guillaume de Penancoët Seigneur de Kéroualle


Great GrandMother: Anne Brudenell Duchess Richmond 1671-1722 9 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 2 GrandFather: Francis Brudenell 1654-1698 9 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Brudenell 2nd Earl Cardigan 1607-1703 8 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandMother: Anna Savage Countess Cardigan -1696 8 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 2 GrandMother: Frances Savile 1658-1695 8 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Savile 1st Earl Sussex 1590-1659 7 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Villiers Countess Sussex 9 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England