Biography of John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783

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Family Trees

Descent

Ancestry

On 19 Dec 1734 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 was born to John Spencer 1708-1746 (26) and Georgiana Caroline Carteret 1716-1780 (18) at Althorp House, Daventry, Northamptonshire.

On 19 Jun 1746 John Spencer 1708-1746 (38) died.

On 20 Dec 1755 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (21) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (18) were married at Althorp House, Daventry, Northamptonshire.

On 07 Jun 1757 Georgiana Spencer Duchess Devonshire 1757-1806 was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (22) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (20) at Althorp House, Daventry, Northamptonshire.

On 01 Sep 1758 George John Spencer 2nd Earl Spencer 1758-1834 was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (23) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (21).

On 03 Apr 1761 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (26) was created 1st Viscount Spencer, 1st Baron Spencer Althorp. Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (23) by marriage Viscountess Spencer, 1st Baron Spencer Althorp.

On 16 Jun 1761 Henrietta Frances Spencer Countess Bessborough 1761-1821 was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (26) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (24).

In 1765 Charlotte Spencer 1765-1766 was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (30) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (27).

On 01 Nov 1765 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (30) was created 1st Earl Spencer, 1st Viscount Althorp. Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (28) by marriage Countess Spencer, 1st Viscount Althorp.

In 1769 Louisa Spencer 1769-1769 was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (34) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (31).

On 21 Aug 1780 Georgiana Caroline Carteret 1716-1780 (64) died.

On 31 Oct 1783 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (48) died at Bath, Somerset. He was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church, Great Brington, Northamptonshire. His son George John Spencer 2nd Earl Spencer 1758-1834 (25) succeeded as 2nd Earl Spencer, 2nd Viscount Althorp, 2nd Viscount Spencer, 2nd Baron Spencer Althorp. Lavinia Bingham Countess Spencer 1762-1831 (21) by marriage Countess Spencer.

Before 02 Aug 1788 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (61). Portrait of John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783.

On 18 Mar 1814 Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (76) died.

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 9 Grand Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

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 12 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France 1368-1422

Ancestry

Father: John Spencer 1708-1746 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: Georgiana Caroline Carteret 1716-1780 8 x Great Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


GrandFather: John Carteret 2nd Earl Granville 1690-1763 13 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great GrandFather: George Carteret 1st Baron Carteret 1667-1695 12 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 2 GrandFather: Philip Carteret 1628-1672


Great x 3 GrandFather: George Carteret 1610-1680


Great x 2 GrandMother: Jemima Montagu -1671 11 x Great Granddaughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward Montagu 1st Earl Sandwich 1625-1672 10 x Great Grandson of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307


Great x 3 GrandMother: Jemima Crew Countess Sandwich 1625-1674


Great GrandMother: Jane Grenville Baronetess Gower -1696 1654-1744


Great x 2 GrandFather: John Grenville 1st Earl Bath 1628-1701


Great x 3 GrandFather: Bevil Grenville 1595-1643


Great x 3 GrandMother: Grace Smith


GrandMother: Frances Worsley Countess Granville 1693-1743 7 x Great Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great GrandFather: Robert Worsley 4th Baronet 1670-1747 10 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Worsley 3rd Baronet Worsley of Appuldurcombe 1643-1675


Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Worsley 2nd Baronet 1613-1666


Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Herbert Countess Gainsborough -1693 9 x Great Granddaughter of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandFather: James Herbert 1623-1667 8 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great GrandMother: Frances Thynne 1673-1750 6 x Great Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Thynne 1st Viscount Weymouth 1640-1714 10 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Thynne 1st Baronet Thynne Kempsford 1615-1680 9 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Coventry Baronetess Thynne Kempsford


Great x 2 GrandMother: Frances Finch Viscountess Weymouth 5 x Great Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 3 GrandFather: Heneage Finch 3rd Earl Winchelsea 1628-1689 8 x Great Grandson of King Edward III England


Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Seymour Countess Winchelsea 1637-1673 4 x Great Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509