Earl Cadogan to Cumberland

Earl Cadogan

Earl Cadogan (1C 1718)

On 08 May 1718 William Cadogan 1st Earl Cadogan 1672-1726 (46) was created 1st Earl Cadogan (1C 1718). Margaret Cecilia Munter Countess Cadogan by marriage Countess Cadogan (1C 1718).

On 17 Jul 1726 William Cadogan 1st Earl Cadogan 1672-1726 (54) died without male issue. Earl Cadogan (1C 1718) became extinct. His brother Charles Cadogan 2nd Baron Cadogan 1685-1776 (41) succeeded as 2nd Baron Cadogan. Elizabeth Sloane Baroness Cadogan by marriage Baroness Cadogan.

Earl Camden

On 13 May 1786 Charles Pratt 1st Earl Camden 1714-1794 (72) was created 1st Earl Camden. Elizabeth Jeffreys Countess Camden 1725-1779 by marriage Countess Camden.

In 1794 Charles Pratt 1st Earl Camden 1714-1794 (80) died. In 1794 His son John Jeffreys Pratt 1st Marquess Camden 1759-1840 (35) succeeded as 2nd Earl Camden.

In 1814 Neil Primrose 3rd Earl Rosebery 1729-1814 (85) died. His son Archibald Primrose 4th Earl Rosebery 1783-1868 (30) succeeded as 4th Earl Rosebery. Harriett Bouverie Countess Camden by marriage Countess Camden.

In 1819 Archibald Primrose 4th Earl Rosebery 1783-1868 (35) and Anna Margaret Anson Countess Camden 1796-1882 (22) were married. Anna Margaret Anson Countess Camden 1796-1882 (22) by marriage Countess Camden.

On 08 Oct 1840 John Jeffreys Pratt 1st Marquess Camden 1759-1840 (81) died in Seale, Surrey. His son George Pratt 2nd Marquess Camden 1799-1866 (41) succeeded as 2nd Marquess Camden, 2nd Earl Brecknock. Harriet Murray Countess Camden 1813-1854 (27) by marriage Countess Camden.

After 06 Aug 1866 John Charles Pratt 3rd Marquess Camden 1840-1872 (26) and Clementina Augusta Spencer-Churchill Countess Camden 1848-1886 (18) were married. Clementina Augusta Spencer-Churchill Countess Camden 1848-1886 (18) by marriage Countess Camden.

On 20 Mar 1878 Archibald Philip Primrose 5th Earl Rosebery 1847-1929 (30) and Hannah Rothschild Countess Camden 1851-1890 (26) were married at Board of Guardians, Mount Street, Mayfair, Westminster. Hannah Rothschild Countess Camden 1851-1890 (26) by marriage Countess Camden.

In 1898 John Pratt 4th Marquess Camden 1872-1943 (25) and Joan Marion Neville Countess Camden 1877-1952 (21) were married. Joan Marion Neville Countess Camden 1877-1952 (21) by marriage Countess Camden.

On 21 May 1929 Archibald Philip Primrose 5th Earl Rosebery 1847-1929 (82) died. His son Albert Edward Harry Meyer Archibald Primrose 6th Earl Rosebery 1882-1974 (47) succeeded as 6th Earl Rosebery. Dorothy Alice Margaret Augusta Grosvenor Countess Camden by marriage Countess Camden.

Earl Cambridge

Earl Cambridge (1C 1340)

In 1340 William Jülich V Duke Jülich 1299-1361 (41) was created 1st Earl Cambridge (1C 1340).

Earl Cambridge (2C 1362)

In 1362 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 (20) was created 1st Earl Cambridge (2C 1362).

On 11 Jul 1372 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 (31) and Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 (17) were married at Wallingford, Oxfordshire. Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 (17) by marriage Countess Cambridge (2C 1362).She being the younger sister of Constance of Castile Duchess of Lancaster 1354-1394 (18) who had married Edmund's older brother John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (32) a year before.

On 01 Aug 1402 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 (61) died at King's Langley, Hertfordshire. His son Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (29) succeeded as 2nd Duke York (1C 1385), 2nd Earl Cambridge (2C 1362). Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale, Duchess York 1378-1431 (24) by marriage Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale (2C 1397).

Earl Cambridge (3C 1414)

In 1414 Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415 (28) was created 1st Earl Cambridge (3C 1414). Anne Mortimer Countess Cambridge 1390-1411 by marriage Countess Cambridge (3C 1414).

Southampton Plot

On 05 Aug 1415 Henry Scrope 3rd Baron Scrope Masham 1373-1415 (42) and Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415 (30) were beheaded at the North Gate aka Bargate for their roles in the Southampton Plot.
Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 (3) succeeded as 2nd Earl Cambridge (3C 1414).
John Scrope 4th Baron Scrope Masham 1388-1455 (27) succeeded as 4th Baron Scrope Masham.

On Oct 1429 Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 (18) and Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York 1415-1495 (14) were married (he was her second-cousin). Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York 1415-1495 (14) by marriage Countess Cambridge (3C 1414) Countess Ulster. She was the youngest sister of Richard's brother-in-arms Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460 (29).

Battle of Wakefield

On 30 Dec 1460 the Lancastrian army took their revenge for the defeats of the First Battle of St Albans and the Battle of Northampton during the Battle of Wakefield at Sandal Castle, Wakefield, Yorkshire. The Lancastrian army was commanded by Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter 1430-1475 (30) and Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland 1421-1461 (39), and included John Courtenay 15th Earl Devon 1435-1471 (25) and William Gascoigne 1430-1463 (30), both knighted, and James Butler 1st Earl Wiltshire, 5th Earl Ormonde 1420-1461 (40), John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford 1435-1461 (25), John Neville 1st Baron Neville Raby 1410-1461 (50), Thomas Ros 9th Baron Ros Helmsley 1427-1464 (33) and Thomas St Leger 1440-1483 (20).
The Yorkist army was heavily defeated.
Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 (49) was killed. His son Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) succeeded as 4th Duke York (1C 1385), 9th Earl Ulster, 3rd Earl Cambridge (3C 1414).
Thomas Neville 1430-1460 (29), Thomas Harrington 1400-1460 (60), William Bonville 6th Baron Harington 1442-1460 (18) and Edward Bourchier -1460 were killed.Following the battle Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460 (60) was beheaded by Thomas "Bastard of Exeter" Holland -1460. William Bonville 1420-1460 (40) was executed. Thomas Parr 1407-1464 (53) fought in the Yorkist army.
Following the battle Edmund York 1st Earl Rutland 1443-1460 (17) was executed by John "Butcher" Clifford (25) by which he gained his sobriquet "Butcher".

Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415 and Maud Clifford Countess Cambridge 1389-1422 were married. Maud Clifford Countess Cambridge 1389-1422 by marriage Countess Cambridge (3C 1414).

Earl Cambridge (4C 1619)

On 16 Jun 1619 James Hamilton 2nd Marquess Hamilton 1589-1625 (30) was created 1st Earl Cambridge (4C 1619), 1st Baron Innerdale. Ann Cunningham Marchioness Hamilton 1585-1647 (34) by marriage as Earl Cambridge (4C 1619).

In 1623 Daniel Mijtens 1590-1648 (33). Portrait of James Hamilton 2nd Marquess Hamilton 1589-1625 (34) with his Lord Treasurer Staff of Office.

In 1623 Daniel Mijtens 1590-1648 (33). Portrait of James Hamilton 2nd Marquess Hamilton 1589-1625 (34).

Earl Cardigan

Investiture of new Peers

On 20 Apr 1661 Thomas Brudenell 1st Earl Cardigan 1583-1663 (78) was created 1st Earl Cardigan by Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 personally a couple of days before Charles's coronation on the 23rd, with Charles investing the newly created earl with a mantle, a sword and belt, and a cap and coronet at Banqueting House, Whitehall Palace, Westminster during the Investiture of new Peers. Mary Tresham Countess Cardigan -1664 by marriage Countess Cardigan.

On 16 Sep 1663 Thomas Brudenell 1st Earl Cardigan 1583-1663 (80) died. His son Robert Brudenell 2nd Earl Cardigan 1607-1703 (56) succeeded as 2nd Earl Cardigan. Mary Constable Countess Cardigan by marriage Countess Cardigan.

Before 1696 Robert Brudenell 2nd Earl Cardigan 1607-1703 (88) and Anna Savage Countess Cardigan -1696 were married. Anna Savage Countess Cardigan -1696 by marriage Countess Cardigan.

On 16 Jul 1703 Robert Brudenell 2nd Earl Cardigan 1607-1703 (96) died. His grandson George Brudenell 3rd Earl Cardigan 1685-1732 (17) succeeded as 3rd Earl Cardigan.

On 15 May 1707 George Brudenell 3rd Earl Cardigan 1685-1732 (21) and Elizabeth Bruce 3rd Countess Cardigan 1689-1745 (18) were married at St Martin's in the Fields, Charing Cross, Westminster. Elizabeth Bruce 3rd Countess Cardigan 1689-1745 (18) by marriage 3rd Countess Cardigan.

On 05 Jul 1732 George Brudenell 3rd Earl Cardigan 1685-1732 (46) died. His son George Montagu 1st Duke Montagu 1712-1790 (19) succeeded as 4th Earl Cardigan. Mary Montagu Duchess Montagu 1711-1775 (21) by marriage Countess Cardigan.

On 23 May 1790 George Montagu 1st Duke Montagu 1712-1790 (77) died. His brother James Brudenell 5th Earl Cardigan 1725-1811 (65) succeeded as 5th Earl Cardigan. Elizabeth Waldegrave Countess Cardigan 1758-1823 (31) by marriage Countess Cardigan. On His grandson Henry James Montagu Scott 2nd Baron Montagu 1776-1845 (13) succeeded as 2nd Baron Montagu of Boughton in Northamptonshire (2C 1786). Jane Margaret Douglas Baroness Montagu by marriage Baroness Montagu of Boughton in Northamptonshire (2C 1786).

On 24 Feb 1811 James Brudenell 5th Earl Cardigan 1725-1811 (85) died at Grosvenor Square, Belgravia, Westminster. His nephew Robert Brudenell 6th Earl Cardigan 1769-1837 (41) succeeded as 6th Earl Cardigan. Penelope Cooke Countess Cardigan 1770-1826 (41) by marriage Countess Cardigan.

On 14 Aug 1837 Robert Brudenell 6th Earl Cardigan 1769-1837 (68) died at Marylebone, Westminster. His son James Brudenell 7th Earl Cardigan 1797-1868 (39) succeeded as 7th Earl Cardigan.

On 20 Sep 1858 James Brudenell 7th Earl Cardigan 1797-1868 (60) and Adeline Louisa Maria Horsey Countess Cardigan were married. Adeline Louisa Maria Horsey Countess Cardigan by marriage Countess Cardigan.

Earl Carlisle

Earl Carlisle (1C 1322)

Battle of Boroughbridge

On 25 Mar 1322 Andrew Harclay 1st Earl Carlisle 1270-1323 (52) was created 1st Earl Carlisle (1C 1322) in reward for his capture of Thomas Plantagenet 2nd Earl Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln 1278-1322 at the Battle of Boroughbridge.

Earl Carlisle (2C 1622)

In 1622 James Hay 1st Earl Carlisle 1580-1636 (42) was created 1st Earl Carlisle (2C 1622). Lucy Percy Countess Carlisle 1600-1660 (22) by marriage as Earl Carlisle (2C 1622).

On Mar 1636 James Hay 1st Earl Carlisle 1580-1636 (56) died. His son James Hay 2nd Earl Carlisle 1612-1660 (24) succeeded as 2nd Earl Carlisle (2C 1622). Margaret Russell Countess Manchester, Countess Carlisle by marriage as Earl Carlisle (2C 1622).

Around 1638 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (38). Portrait of James Hay 2nd Earl Carlisle 1612-1660 (26).

Earl Carlisle (3C 1661)

In 1661 Charles Howard 1st Earl Carlisle 1629-1685 (32) was created 1st Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 24 Feb 1685 Charles Howard 1st Earl Carlisle 1629-1685 (56) died. He was buried at York Minster, York, Yorkshire. His son Edward Howard 2nd Earl Carlisle 1646-1692 (38) succeeded as 2nd Earl Carlisle (3C 1661). Elizabeth Uvedale Countess Carlisle -1696 by marriage Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 23 Apr 1692 Edward Howard 2nd Earl Carlisle 1646-1692 (45) died. His son Charles Howard 3rd Earl Carlisle 1669-1738 (23) succeeded as 3rd Earl Carlisle (3C 1661). Anne Capell 3rd Countess Carlisle 1674-1752 (18) by marriage 3rd Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 01 May 1738 Charles Howard 3rd Earl Carlisle 1669-1738 (69) died at Bath, Somerset. He was buried at Castle Howard Mausoleum, Castle Howard, North Yorkshire, Yorkshire. His son Henry Howard 4th Earl Carlisle 1694-1758 (43) succeeded as 4th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).

In 1743 Henry Howard 4th Earl Carlisle 1694-1758 (48) and Isabella Byron Countess Carlisle 1721-1795 (21) were married. Isabella Byron Countess Carlisle 1721-1795 (21) by marriage Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 03 Sep 1758 Henry Howard 4th Earl Carlisle 1694-1758 (64) died. His son Frederick Howard 5th Earl Carlisle 1748-1825 (10) succeeded as 5th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 22 Mar 1770 Frederick Howard 5th Earl Carlisle 1748-1825 (21) and Margaret Caroline Leveson-Gower Countess Carlisle -1824 were married. Margaret Caroline Leveson-Gower Countess Carlisle -1824 by marriage Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 21 Mar 1801 George Howard 6th Earl Carlisle 1773-1848 (27) and Georgiana Cavendish Countess Carlisle 1783-1858 (17) were married. Georgiana Cavendish Countess Carlisle 1783-1858 (17) by marriage Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 04 Sep 1825 Frederick Howard 5th Earl Carlisle 1748-1825 (77) died. His son George Howard 6th Earl Carlisle 1773-1848 (51) succeeded as 6th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 07 Oct 1848 George Howard 6th Earl Carlisle 1773-1848 (75) died. His son George Howard 7th Earl Carlisle 1802-1864 (46) succeeded as 7th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 05 Dec 1864 George Howard 7th Earl Carlisle 1802-1864 (62) died unmarried. His brother William George Howard 8th Earl Carlisle 1808-1889 (56) succeeded as 8th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 29 Mar 1889 William George Howard 8th Earl Carlisle 1808-1889 (81) died unmarried. His nephew George Howard 9th Earl Carlisle 1843-1911 (45) succeeded as 9th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661). Rosalind Frances Stanley Countess Carlisle 1845-1921 (44) by marriage Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 16 Apr 1911 George Howard 9th Earl Carlisle 1843-1911 (67) died. His son Charles James Stanley Howard 10th Earl Carlisle 1867-1912 (44) succeeded as 10th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661). Rhona Ankaret Countess Carlisle by marriage Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 20 Jan 1912 Charles James Stanley Howard 10th Earl Carlisle 1867-1912 (44) died. His son George Josslyn L'Estrange Howard 11th Earl Carlisle 1895-1963 (17) succeeded as 11th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 17 Jan 1918 George Josslyn L'Estrange Howard 11th Earl Carlisle 1895-1963 (23) and Bridget Helen "Biddy" Ruthven Countess Carlisle 1896-1982 were married. Bridget Helen "Biddy" Ruthven Countess Carlisle 1896-1982 by marriage Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 03 Oct 1945 Charles James Ruthven Howard 12th Earl Carlisle 1923-1994 (22) and Ela Helen Aline Beaumont Countess Carlisle 1925-2002 (20) were married. Ela Helen Aline Beaumont Countess Carlisle 1925-2002 (20) by marriage Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 17 Feb 1963 George Josslyn L'Estrange Howard 11th Earl Carlisle 1895-1963 (68) died. His son Charles James Ruthven Howard 12th Earl Carlisle 1923-1994 (39) succeeded as 12th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).

On 28 Nov 1994 Charles James Ruthven Howard 12th Earl Carlisle 1923-1994 (71) died. His son George William Beaumont Howard 13th Earl Carlisle 1949- succeeded as 13th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).

Charles Howard 1st Earl Carlisle 1629-1685 and Anne Howard Countess Carlisle were married (he was her second-cousin once-removed). Anne Howard Countess Carlisle by marriage Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

Henry Howard 4th Earl Carlisle 1694-1758 and Frances Spencer Countess Carlisle 1696-1742 were married. Frances Spencer Countess Carlisle 1696-1742 by marriage Countess Carlisle (3C 1661).

Earl Carnarvon

Earl Carnarvon (2C 1714)

On 19 Oct 1714 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (41) was created 1st Earl Carnarvon (2C 1714). Cassandra Willoughby Duchess Chandos 1670-1735 (44) by marriage Countess Carnarvon (2C 1714).

Before 1690. John Riley 1646-1691 (43). Portrait of Mary Lake 1668-1712 (21). Frequently described as 'Mary Lake Duchess of Chandos' Mary died two years before her husband James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (16) was created Duke on 19 Oct 1714.

On 09 Aug 1744 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (71) died at Cannons House, Little Stanmore, Middlesex. He was buried at Chandos Mausoleum, Church of St Lawrence, Whitchurch Lan, Little Stanmore, Middlesex. His son Henry Brydges 2nd Duke Chandos 1708-1771 (36) succeeded as 2nd Duke Chandos (1C 1719), 2nd Earl Carnarvon (2C 1714), 10th Baron Chandos of Sudeley, 4th Baronet Wilton. Mary Bruce Duchess Chandos 1710-1738 by marriage Duchess Chandos (1C 1719).

Before 1690. John Riley 1646-1691 (43). Portrait of Mary Lake 1668-1712 (21). Frequently described as 'Mary Lake Duchess of Chandos' Mary died two years before her husband James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (16) was created Duke on 19 Oct 1714.

On 28 Nov 1771 Henry Brydges 2nd Duke Chandos 1708-1771 (63) died. His son James Brydges 3rd Duke Chandos 1731-1789 (39) succeeded as 3rd Duke Chandos (1C 1719), 3rd Earl Carnarvon (2C 1714), 11th Baron Chandos of Sudeley, 5th Baronet Wilton. Anne Eliza Gamon Duchess Chandos by marriage Duchess Chandos (1C 1719).

Earl Carnarvon (3C 1793)

In 1793 Henry Herbert 1st Earl Carnarvon 1741-1811 (51) was created 1st Earl Carnarvon (3C 1793). Elizabeth Alicia Maria Wyndham Countess Carnarvon 1752-1826 (40) by marriage Countess Carnarvon (3C 1793).

On 03 Jun 1811 Henry George Herbert 2nd Earl Carnarvon 1772-1833 (39) succeeded as 2nd Earl Carnarvon (3C 1793), 2nd Baron Porchester. Elizabeth Kitty Acland Countess Carnarvon 1772-1813 (38) by marriage Countess Carnarvon (3C 1793).

On 16 Apr 1833 Henry George Herbert 2nd Earl Carnarvon 1772-1833 (60) died at Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, Westminster. He was buried at Burghclere, Hampshire. His son Henry John George Herbert 3rd Earl Carnarvon 1800-1849 (32) succeeded as 3rd Earl Carnarvon (3C 1793) 3rd Baron Porchester. Henrietta Anna Howard-Molyneux-Howard Countess Carnarvon 1804-1876 (28) by marriage Countess Carnarvon (3C 1793).

On 10 Dec 1849 Henry John George Herbert 3rd Earl Carnarvon 1800-1849 (49) died at Pusey, Oxfordshire. His son Henry Howard Molyneux Herbert 4th Earl Carnarvon 1831-1890 (18) succeeded as 4th Earl Carnarvon (3C 1793), 4th Baron Porchester.

In 1861 Henry Howard Molyneux Herbert 4th Earl Carnarvon 1831-1890 (29) and Evelyn Stanhope Countess Carnarvon were married. Evelyn Stanhope Countess Carnarvon by marriage Countess Carnarvon (3C 1793).

In 1878 Henry Howard Molyneux Herbert 4th Earl Carnarvon 1831-1890 (46) and Elizabeth Catherine Howard-Molyneux-Howard Countess Carnarvon 1856-1929 (21) were married (he was her first-cousin). Elizabeth Catherine Howard-Molyneux-Howard Countess Carnarvon 1856-1929 (21) by marriage Countess Carnarvon (3C 1793).

On 29 Jun 1890 Henry Howard Molyneux Herbert 4th Earl Carnarvon 1831-1890 (59) died. His son George Edward Stanhope Molyneux Herbert 5th Earl Carnarvon 1886-1923 (4) succeeded as 5th Earl Carnarvon (3C 1793), 5th Baron Porchester.

Earl Chester

Act of Accord (39 Hen VI)

On 25 Oct 1460 Parliament enacted the Act of Accord (39 Hen VI) by which Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 (49) was declared heir to Henry VI King England, II King France 1421-1471 (38) disinheriting Edward of Westminster (7) at the same Parliament on 31 Oct 1460 Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 (49) was appointed as Prince Wales, Earl Chester, Duke Cornwall and Lord Protector.

Earl Chester (2C 1071)

Around 1071 Hugh "Wolf Fat" Avranches 1st Earl Chester 1047-1101 (24) was created 1st Earl Chester (2C 1071).

Before 1094 Hugh "Wolf Fat" Avranches 1st Earl Chester 1047-1101 (46) and Ermentrude Claremont Countess Chester 1058-1106 (35) were married. Ermentrude Claremont Countess Chester 1058-1106 (35) by marriage Countess Chester (2C 1071).

In 1107 Richard Avranches 2nd Earl Chester 1094-1120 (13) succeeded as 2nd Earl Chester (2C 1071). Lucia-Mahaut Blois Countess Chester -1120 by marriage Countess Chester (2C 1071).

On Nov 1120 Ranulf le Meschin Gernon 3rd Earl Chester 1070-1129 (50) succeeded as 3rd Earl Chester (2C 1071). Lucy Bolingbroke Countess Chester by marriage Countess Chester (2C 1071).

On Jan 1129 Ranulf le Meschin Gernon 3rd Earl Chester 1070-1129 (59) died. He was buried at Chester Abbey, Chester, Cheshire. His son Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester 1099-1153 (30) succeeded as 4th Earl Chester (2C 1071). Matilda Fitzrobert Countess Chester -1189 by marriage Countess Chester (2C 1071).

On 16 Dec 1153 Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester 1099-1153 (54) died from poisoning by William "The Younger" Peverell 1080-1155 (73). His son Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester 1147-1181 (6) succeeded as 5th Earl Chester (2C 1071). William "The Younger" Peverell 1080-1155 (73) was exiled.

In 1169 Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester 1147-1181 (22) and Bertrade Montfort Countess Chester were married. Bertrade Montfort Countess Chester by marriage Countess Chester (2C 1071).

On 30 Jun 1181 Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester 1147-1181 (34) died at Leek, Staffordshire. His son Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (11) succeeded as 6th Earl Chester (2C 1071).

In 1188 Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (18) and Constance Penthièvre Duchess Brittany 1161-1201 (27) were married (he was her half third-cousin). Constance Penthièvre Duchess Brittany 1161-1201 (27) by marriage Countess Chester (2C 1071).

On 26 Oct 1232 Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (62) died at Wallingford Castle, Wallingford, Oxfordshire. His nephew John Dunkeld 9th Earl Huntingdon 7th Earl Chester 1207-1237 (25) succeeded as 7th Earl Chester (2C 1071).

Earl Chester (8C 1504)

Henry Tudor created Prince of Wales

On 18 Feb 1504 Henry VIII (12) was created as Prince Wales and Earl Chester (8C 1504). John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt 1480-1562 (24) was created as Knight of the Bath. Richard Empson 1450-1510 (54) was knighted..

After 21 Apr 1509 Thomas Wriothesley Garter King of Arms -1534 (21) made a drawing of the death of Henry VII (he wasn't present). The drawing shows those present and in some cases provides their arms by which they can be identified. From top left clockwise:
Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528 (61)
Two tonsured clerics
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 (22)
Richard Weston of Sutton Place 1465-1541 (44)
Richard Clement of Ingham Mote 1482-1538 (27)
Matthew Baker Governor Jersey -1513
John Sharpe of Coggleshall in Essex -1518
Physician holding urine bottle
William Tyler
Hugh Denys
William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) closing the King's eyes.There is doubt as to whether the person shown is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) given his age of around nineteen at the King's death. He appears to be holding a Staff of Office although sources state he wasn't appointed Gentleman Usher, in which role he would have a Staff of Office, until Henry VIII's Coronation in Jun 1509.
The Arms below him are Quarterly 1 Lozengy argent & gules (FitzWilliam); 2 Arms of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 3 Quartered 1 possibly Plantagent with white border ie Holland 2 and 3 Tibetot, 4 Unknown, overall a star for difference indicating third son. William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) was his father's third son, and his mother was Lucy Neville 1468-1534 (41) daughter of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471. It appears correct that the person represented is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19). William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) was the childhood companion of Henry VIII (17).
Physician holding urine bottle

Earl Chester (9C 1537)

Birth and Christening Edward VI

On 15 Oct 1537 the future Edward VI was christened by John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 (62) at the Chapel Royal in Hampton Court Palace. Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (48) performed the Baptismal Rites, and was appointed Godfather. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (64) and Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) were Godparents.
Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex, 3rd Count Eu -1540 carried the Salt. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (53) was Godfather and supported the Marchioness of Exeter. Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) was knighted. Thomas Cromwell 1st Earl Essex 1485-1540 (52), Philip Boteler 1492-1545 (44), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 (57) attended. Mary Scrope 1476-1548 (61) carried Lady Mary's train. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) carried a covered basin. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) carried the canopy.
Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) helped his young niece the future Elizabeth I to carry the Crisom. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41) supported his wife Gertrude Blount Marchioness Exeter 1503-1558 (33) to carry the child. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60) bore a taper of virgin wax. William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (61) carried the train of the Prince's robe.Christopher Barker Garter King of Arms -1550 proclaimed the Prince's titles. Arthur Hopton 1489-1555 (48) attended.
Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) was created 1st Earl Hertford (2C 1537), 1st Viscount Beauchamp.
Edward VI King England and Ireland 1537-1553 was created as Duke Cornwall, Earl Chester (9C 1537).
Nicholas Carew (41), Francis Bryan, Anthony Browne 1500-1548 (37) and John Russell 1st Earl Bedford 1485-1555 (52) surrounded the font.
Henry Knyvet of Charlton Wiltshire 1510-1547 (27), Edward Neville 1471-1538 (66), Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (29), Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) and John Wallop 1490-1551 (47) carried the canopy.

Earl Chester (10C 1610)

Prince Henry invested as Prince of Wales and Earl Chester

On 01 Jun 1610 Prince Frederick (16) was created as Prince Wales and Earl Chester (10C 1610). Peregrine Bertie 1584-1639 (26) was appointed as Knight of the Bath.

After 07 Feb 1612 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia 1596-1662 (15).Elizabeth's standing collar of reticella is worked with the Royal coat of arms with its lion and unicorn supporters. She wears a gown of Italian silk brocade. The black armband is thought to be a sign of mourning for her brother Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (17) who died on 07 Feb 1612.

Earl Chesterfield

In 1628 Philip Stanhope 1st Earl Chesterfield 1584-1656 (44) was created 1st Earl Chesterfield. Catherine Hastings Countess Chesterfield -1636 by marriage Countess Chesterfield.

Around 1638 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (38). Portrait of Catherine Hastings Countess Chesterfield -1636 and Lucy Davis Countess Huntingdon 1613-1679 (25).

In 1652 Philip Stanhope 2nd Earl Chesterfield 1634-1714 (18) and Anne Percy 2nd Countess Chesterfield 1635-1654 (16) were married. Anne Percy 2nd Countess Chesterfield 1635-1654 (16) by marriage 2nd Countess Chesterfield.

Around 1655 Peter Lely 1618-1680 (36). Portrait of (probably) Anne Percy 2nd Countess Chesterfield 1635-1654.A three quarter-length portrait of a young woman, seated, looking slightly to the left, her right hand on the head of a sculptured dolphin-fountain and wearing a grey dress, with an old-gold mantle against a foliage background.

After 1654 Philip Stanhope 2nd Earl Chesterfield 1634-1714 (20) and Elizabeth Butler 2nd Countess Chesterfield 1640-1665 (13) were married. Elizabeth Butler 2nd Countess Chesterfield 1640-1665 (13) by marriage 2nd Countess Chesterfield.

On 12 Sep 1656 Philip Stanhope 1st Earl Chesterfield 1584-1656 (72) died. His grandson Philip Stanhope 2nd Earl Chesterfield 1634-1714 (22) succeeded as 2nd Earl Chesterfield.

After Jul 1665 Philip Stanhope 2nd Earl Chesterfield 1634-1714 (31) and Elizabeth Dormer 2nd Countess Chesterfield were married. Elizabeth Dormer 2nd Countess Chesterfield by marriage 2nd Countess Chesterfield.

On 28 Jan 1714 Philip Stanhope 2nd Earl Chesterfield 1634-1714 (80) died. He was buried at Shelford, Mansfield Woodhouse, Nottinghamshire. His son Philip Stanhope 3rd Earl Chesterfield 1673-1726 (40) succeeded as 3rd Earl Chesterfield.

On 27 Jan 1726 Philip Stanhope 3rd Earl Chesterfield 1673-1726 (52) died. His son Philip Stanhope 4th Earl Chesterfield 1694-1773 (31) succeeded as 4th Earl Chesterfield.

On 05 Sep 1733 Philip Stanhope 4th Earl Chesterfield 1694-1773 (38) and Petronilla Melusine Schulenburg Countess Chesterfield 1693-1778 (40) were married at Isleworth, Middlesex. Petronilla Melusine Schulenburg Countess Chesterfield 1693-1778 (40) by marriage Countess Chesterfield.

On 24 May 1773 Philip Stanhope 4th Earl Chesterfield 1694-1773 (78) died at Chesterfield House, Mayfair, Westminster. His third-cousin once-removed Philip Stanhope 5th Earl Chesterfield 1755-1815 (17) succeeded as 5th Earl Chesterfield.

On 20 Aug 1777 Philip Stanhope 5th Earl Chesterfield 1755-1815 (21) and Anne Thistlewayte 5th Countess Chesterfield -1798 were married. Anne Thistlewayte 5th Countess Chesterfield -1798 by marriage 5th Countess Chesterfield.

On 29 Aug 1815 Philip Stanhope 5th Earl Chesterfield 1755-1815 (59) died at Chesterfield House, Mayfair, Westminster. His son George Stanhope 6th Earl Chesterfield 1805-1866 (10) succeeded as 6th Earl Chesterfield.

In 1830 George Stanhope 6th Earl Chesterfield 1805-1866 (24) and Anne Weld-Forester Countess Chesterfield were married. Anne Weld-Forester Countess Chesterfield by marriage Countess Chesterfield.

On 01 Jun 1866 George Stanhope 6th Earl Chesterfield 1805-1866 (61) died. His son George Philip Cecil Arthur Stanhope 7th Earl Chesterfield 1831-1871 (34) succeeded as 7th Earl Chesterfield.

On 01 Dec 1871 George Philip Cecil Arthur Stanhope 7th Earl Chesterfield 1831-1871 (40) died of typhoid. His half third-cousin George Philip Stanhope 8th Earl Chesterfield 1822-1883 (49) succeeded as 8th Earl Chesterfield.

On 19 Oct 1883 George Philip Stanhope 8th Earl Chesterfield 1822-1883 (60) died without issue. His half second-cousin twice-removed Henry Edwyn Chandos Scudamore-Stanhope 9th Earl of Chesterfield 1821-1887 (62) succeeded as 9th Earl Chesterfield.

On 21 Jan 1887 Henry Edwyn Chandos Scudamore-Stanhope 9th Earl of Chesterfield 1821-1887 (65) died. His son Edwyn Scudamore-Stanhope 10th Earl of Chesterfield 1854-1933 (32) succeeded as 10th Earl Chesterfield.

Elizabeth Savile Countess Chesterfield 1677-1708 by marriage Countess Chesterfield.

Earl Chichester

In 1644 Francis Legh 1st Earl Chichester 1598-1653 (45) was created 1st Earl Chichester. Audrey Boteler Countess Chichester by marriage Countess Chichester.

Earl Cholmondeley in Cheshire

In 1706 Hugh Cholmondeley 1st Earl Cholmondeley 1662-1725 (44) was created 1st Earl Cholmondeley in Cheshire, 1st Viscount Malpas in Cheshire.

On 18 Jan 1725 Hugh Cholmondeley 1st Earl Cholmondeley 1662-1725 (63) died. His brother George Cholmondeley 2nd Earl Cholmondeley 1666-1733 (59) succeeded as 2nd Earl Cholmondeley in Cheshire, 2nd Viscount Malpas in Cheshire, 3rd Viscount Cholmondley of Kells in County Meath, 2nd Baron Cholmondeley Nampwich in Cheshire.

On 07 May 1733 George Cholmondeley 2nd Earl Cholmondeley 1666-1733 (67) died. His son George Cholmondeley 3rd Earl Cholmondeley 1703-1770 (30) succeeded as 3rd Earl Cholmondeley in Cheshire, 4th Viscount Cholmondley of Kells in County Meath, 3rd Viscount Malpas in Cheshire, 3rd Baron Cholmondeley Nampwich in Cheshire, 2nd Baron Newburgh of Newburgh in Anglesey, 2nd Baron Newborough of Newborough in County Wexford (1C 1715). Mary Walpole Countess Cholmondeley -1731 by marriage Countess Cholmondeley in Cheshire.

On 10 Jun 1770 George Cholmondeley 3rd Earl Cholmondeley 1703-1770 (67) died. His grandson George Cholmondeley 1st Marquess Cholmondeley 1749-1827 (21) succeeded as 4th Earl Cholmondeley in Cheshire, 5th Viscount Cholmondley of Kells in County Meath, 4th Viscount Malpas in Cheshire, 4th Baron Cholmondeley Nampwich in Cheshire, 3rd Baron Newburgh of Newburgh in Anglesey, 3rd Baron Newborough of Newborough in County Wexford (1C 1715). Georgina Charlotte Bertie Marchioness Cholmondeley 1761-1838 (8) by marriage Countess Chester (6C 1483).

On 10 Apr 1827 George Cholmondeley 1st Marquess Cholmondeley 1749-1827 (77) died. His son George Cholmondeley 2nd Marquess Cholmondeley 1792-1870 (35) succeeded as 2nd Marquess Cholmondeley, 5th Earl Cholmondeley in Cheshire, 6th Viscount Cholmondley of Kells in County Meath, 5th Viscount Malpas in Cheshire, 5th Baron Cholmondeley Nampwich in Cheshire, 4th Baron Newburgh of Newburgh in Anglesey, 4th Baron Newborough of Newborough in County Wexford (1C 1715). Caroline Anne Julie Campbell Marchioness Cholmondeley -1815 by marriage Marchioness Cholmondeley.

On 08 May 1870 George Cholmondeley 2nd Marquess Cholmondeley 1792-1870 (78) died. He was buried at St Oswald's Church, Malpas, Cheshire. His brother William Cholmondeley 3rd Marquess Cholmondeley 1800-1884 (70) succeeded as 3rd Marquess Cholmondeley, 6th Earl Cholmondeley in Cheshire, 7th Viscount Cholmondley of Kells in County Meath, 6th Viscount Malpas in Cheshire, 6th Baron Cholmondeley Nampwich in Cheshire, 5th Baron Newburgh of Newburgh in Anglesey, 5th Baron Newborough of Newborough in County Wexford (1C 1715). Marcia Emma Georgiana Arbuthnot Marchioness Cholmondeley 1804-1878 (66) by marriage Marchioness Cholmondeley.

Earl Clarendon

Earl Clarendon (1C 1661)

Coronation Charles II

On 20 Apr 1660 Edward Hyde 1st Earl Clarendon 1609-1674 (51) was created 1st Earl Clarendon (1C 1661) at Westminster Abbey on the occasion of the Coronation Charles II. Frances Aylesbury Countess Clarendon 1617-1667 (42) by marriage Countess Clarendon (1C 1661).

On 09 Dec 1674 Edward Hyde 1st Earl Clarendon 1609-1674 (65) died at Rouen. His son Henry Hyde 2nd Earl Clarendon -1709 succeeded as 2nd Earl Clarendon (1C 1661). Flower Backhouse Countess Clarendon -1700 by marriage Countess Clarendon (1C 1661).

On 31 Oct 1709 Henry Hyde 2nd Earl Clarendon -1709 died. On 31 Oct 1709 His son Edward Hyde 3rd Earl Clarendon 1661-1723 (47) succeeded as 3rd Earl Clarendon (1C 1661). Katherine Obrien Countess Clarendon 1663-1706 by marriage Countess Clarendon (1C 1661).

On 31 Mar 1723 Edward Hyde 3rd Earl Clarendon 1661-1723 (61) died. His first-cousin Henry Hyde 2nd Earl Rochester, 4th Earl Clarendon 1672-1753 (50) succeeded as 4th Earl Clarendon (1C 1661). Jane Leveson-Gower Countess Rochester, Countess Clarendon -1725 by marriage Countess Clarendon (1C 1661).

On 10 Dec 1753 Henry Hyde 2nd Earl Rochester, 4th Earl Clarendon 1672-1753 (81) died without male issue. Earl Rochester (2C 1682) and Earl Clarendon (1C 1661) both extinct.

Earl Clarendon (2C 1776)

On 14 Jun 1776 Thomas Villiers 1st Earl Clarendon 1709-1786 (66) was created 1st Earl Clarendon (2C 1776). Charlotte Capell Countess Clarendon -1790 by marriage Countess Clarendon (2C 1776).

On 11 Dec 1786 Thomas Villiers 1st Earl Clarendon 1709-1786 (77) died. His son Thomas Villiers 2nd Earl Clarendon 1753-1824 (32) succeeded as 2nd Earl Clarendon (2C 1776).

On 07 Mar 1824 Thomas Villiers 2nd Earl Clarendon 1753-1824 (70) died. His brother John Villiers 3rd Earl Clarendon 1757-1838 (66) succeeded as 3rd Earl Clarendon (2C 1776). Maria Forbes Countess Clarendon 1761-1844 (63) by marriage Countess Clarendon (2C 1776).

On 22 Dec 1838 John Villiers 3rd Earl Clarendon 1757-1838 (81) died. His nephew George William Villiers 4th Earl Clarendon 1800-1870 (38) succeeded as 4th Earl Clarendon (2C 1776).

On 03 Jul 1839 George William Villiers 4th Earl Clarendon 1800-1870 (39) and Katherine Grimston Countess Clarendon 1810-1874 (29) were married. Katherine Grimston Countess Clarendon 1810-1874 (29) by marriage Countess Clarendon (2C 1776).

On 27 Jun 1870 George William Villiers 4th Earl Clarendon 1800-1870 (70) died. His son Edward Villiers 5th Earl Clarendon 1846-1914 (24) succeeded as 5th Earl Clarendon (2C 1776).

On 06 Sep 1876 Edward Villiers 5th Earl Clarendon 1846-1914 (30) and Caroline Elizabeth Agar Countess Clarendon 1857-1894 (19) were married at Harbridge, Someroy, Hampshire. Caroline Elizabeth Agar Countess Clarendon 1857-1894 (19) by marriage Countess Clarendon (2C 1776).

On 02 Oct 1914 Edward Villiers 5th Earl Clarendon 1846-1914 (68) died at The Grove, Watford, Hertfordshire. His son George Herbert Hyde Villiers 6th Earl Clarendon 1877-1955 (37) succeeded as 6th Earl Clarendon (2C 1776).

On 13 Dec 1955 George Herbert Hyde Villiers 6th Earl Clarendon 1877-1955 (78) died. His grandson George Frederick Laurence Hyde Villiers 7th Earl Clarendon 1933-2009 (22) succeeded as 7th Earl Clarendon (2C 1776).

Earl Cleveland

In 1626 Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland 1591-1667 (35) was created 1st Earl Cleveland. Anne Crofts Countess Cleveland -1637 by marriage Countess Cleveland.

Earl Coningsbury

On 30 Apr 1719 Thomas Coningsby 1st Earl Coningsby 1656-1729 (62) was created 1st Earl Coningsbury.

Earl Conway

On 03 Dec 1679 Edward Conway 1st Earl Conway 1623-1683 (56) was created 1st Earl Conway. Elizabeth Booth Countess Conway -1681 by marriage Countess Conway.

After 04 Jul 1681 Edward Conway 1st Earl Conway 1623-1683 (58) and Ursula Stawell Countess Mulgrave, Countess Conway -1697 were married. Ursula Stawell Countess Mulgrave, Countess Conway -1697 by marriage Countess Conway.

Earl Cornwall

Earl Cornwall (1C 1068)

In 1072 Brian Penthièvre 1st Earl Cornwall 1040-1084 (32) was appointed 1st Earl Cornwall (1C 1068).

Earl Cornwall (3C 1141)

Earl Cornwall (5C 1307)

Return of Piers Gaveston

On 06 Aug 1307 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312 (23) was appointed 1st Earl Cornwall (5C 1307) by King Edward II of England (23) to the shock of the nobility; Earl Cornwall usually reserved for the heir.The earldom gave Gaveston substantial landholdings over great parts of England, to the value of £4,000 a year. These possessions consisted of most of Cornwall, as well as parts of Devonshire in the south-west, land in Berkshire and Oxfordshire centred on the honour of Wallingford, most of the eastern part of Lincolnshire, and the honour of Knaresborough in Yorkshire, with the territories that belonged to it.

On 05 Aug 1309 Piers Gaveston 1st Earl Cornwall 1284-1312 (25) was restored 1st Earl Cornwall (5C 1307).

Earl Cornwallis

In 1753 Charles Cornwallis 1st Earl Cornwallis 1700-1762 (52) was created 1st Earl Cornwallis. Elizabeth Townshend Countess Cornwallis -1785 by marriage Countess Cornwallis.

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 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.

On 09 Aug 1823 Charles Cornwallis 2nd Marquess Cornwallis 1774-1823 (48) died. His uncle James Cornwallis 4th Earl Cornwallis 1743-1824 (80) succeeded as 4th Earl Cornwallis.

On 20 Jan 1824 James Cornwallis 4th Earl Cornwallis 1743-1824 (80) died. His son James Mann 5th Earl Cornwallis 1778-1852 (45) succeeded as 5th Earl Cornwallis.

Earl Coventry

In 1697 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (68) was created 1st Earl Coventry.

On 15 Jul 1699 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (70) died. His son Thomas Coventry 2nd Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (37) succeeded as 2nd Earl Coventry, 6th Baron Coventry. Anne Somerset Countess Coventry 1673-1763 (25) by marriage Countess Coventry.

On Aug 1710 Thomas Coventry 2nd Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (48) died. His son Thomas Coventry 3rd Earl Coventry 1702-1712 (8) succeeded as 3rd Earl Coventry, 7th Baron Coventry.

On 28 Jan 1712 Thomas Coventry 3rd Earl Coventry 1702-1712 (9) died at Eton College, Eton, Windsor, Berkshire. His brother Gilbert Coventry 4th Earl Coventry 1702-1719 (10) succeeded as 4th Earl Coventry, 7th Baron Coventry.

In 1719 Gilbert Coventry 4th Earl Coventry 1702-1719 (16) died. In 1719 His half second-cousin twice-removed William Coventry 5th Earl Coventry 1676-1751 (43) succeeded as 5th Earl Coventry.

On 18 Mar 1751 William Coventry 5th Earl Coventry 1676-1751 (75) died. His son George Coventry 6th Earl Coventry 1722-1809 (28) succeeded as 6th Earl Coventry.

In 1752 George Coventry 6th Earl Coventry 1722-1809 (29) and Maria Gunning Countess Coventry 1732-1760 (19) were married. Maria Gunning Countess Coventry 1732-1760 (19) by marriage Countess Coventry.

In 1764 George Coventry 6th Earl Coventry 1722-1809 (41) and Barbara St John Countess Coventry were married. Barbara St John Countess Coventry by marriage Countess Coventry.

On 03 Sep 1809 George Coventry 6th Earl Coventry 1722-1809 (87) died. His son George Coventry 7th Earl Coventry 1758-1831 (51) succeeded as 7th Earl Coventry.

On 26 Mar 1831 George Coventry 7th Earl Coventry 1758-1831 (72) died. His son George Coventry 8th Earl Coventry 1784-1843 (46) succeeded as 8th Earl Coventry. Mary Beauclerk Countess Coventry 1791-1845 (39) by marriage Countess Coventry.

On 15 May 1843 George Coventry 8th Earl Coventry 1784-1843 (58) died. His grandson George Coventry 9th Earl Coventry (5) succeeded as 9th Earl Coventry.

25 Jan 1865. Times Newspaper Marriages. MARRIAGE IN HIGH LIFE. The marriage of the Earl of Coventry (26) and Lady Blanche Craven (22), third daughter of Earl Craven (55), was solemnized yesterday morning at St. George's Church, Hanover-square. The bridegroom and the frieNds of both families assembled at the church at 11 o'clock, and shortly afterwards were joined by the bride (22), accompanied by her mother, the Countess Craven (48). The bride (22) was received by her father (26) at the church door, and, attended by eight bridesmaids, proceeded at once to the communion table, in front ot which a numerous company had assembled, including the Earl (65) and Countess of Clarendon (54) and Lady Emily Villiers (22), the Countess of Verulam (40) and Lady Harriet Grimston (20), Viscount and Viscountees Folkestone (43) and Hon. Miss Bouverie, the Countess of Sefton (27) and Lady Cecilia Molyneux, Viscount Chelsea (24), and Lady Caroline Townley (27) and Miss Townley, Viscount Uffington (23), Sir Henry and Latly Sophia Des Voeux, Hon. Mr. and Mrs Coventry, Hon. Gerald and Ladv Maria Ponsonby, Mr. Oswald andl Miss Oswald, Dr. Quin, Mr. Cecil Boothby, Mr. James Oswald, Miss Talbot, Viscount (32) and Viscountess Grey de Wilton (28), Lady Evelyn Bruce, Hon. Mrs. Grimston and Miss Griniston, &c.
The Hon. and Rev. Edward Grimston (52), uncle of the bride, performed the religious rite. After the registration of the marriage the wedding party left the church, and procceded to the Earl (55) and Countess Craven's (48) mansion in Charles-street, Berkeley Square. At 2 o'clock the newly-wedded couple took their departure for Croome Court, tbe Earl of Coventry's (26) seat, near Upton, Worcestershire, there to pass the honeymoon. At Croome Pirton and Severn Stoke, Worcestershire, the marriage was celebrated yesterday by the tenantry and neighbours of the Earl of Coventry (26). The tenantry of the Croome Pirton and Severn Stoke estates, to ths number of about 100, dined together in two parties yesterday at Severn Stoke and High-green. At Pirton and Severn Stoke garlands of evergreens and flags wvere hung out over the roads, and at night a bonfire was lighted at High-green. The rejoicings have extended over all his Lordship's (26) large estates in the southern portion of Worcestershire. The inhabitants of Worcester celebrated the marriage by hoisting flags frem tile windows and streamers across the streets. The bells from the various churches rang merry peals all day.
George Coventry 9th Earl Coventry (26) and Blanche Craven Countess Coventry 1842-1930 (22) were married. Blanche Craven Countess Coventry 1842-1930 (22) by marriage Countess Coventry.

Before 13 Mar 1930 George William Coventry -1930 died. His son George Coventry 10th Earl Coventry 1900-1940 (29) succeeded as Earl Coventry.

Earl Cowley (1C 1857)

On 11 Apr 1857 Henry Richard Charles Wellesley 1st Earl Cowley 1804-1884 (52) was created 1st Earl Cowley (1C 1857), 1st Viscount Dangan of Meath (1C 1857).

On 15 Jul 1884 Henry Richard Charles Wellesley 1st Earl Cowley 1804-1884 (80) died at 20 Albermarle Street, Albermarle Street, Mayfair, Westminster. He was buried at Draycott, Wiltshire. His son William Henry Wellesley 2nd Earl Cowley 1834-1895 (49) succeeded as 2nd Earl Cowley (1C 1857), 2nd Viscount Dangan of Meath (1C 1857), 3rd Baron Cowley (1C 1828).

On 28 Feb 1895 William Henry Wellesley 2nd Earl Cowley 1834-1895 (60) died at Draycott House, Draycott, Wiltshire. His son Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley 1866-1919 (29) succeeded as 3rd Earl Cowley (1C 1857), 3rd Viscount Dangan of Meath (1C 1857), 4th Baron Cowley (1C 1828). Violet Neville Countess Cowley 1866-1910 (28) by marriage Countess Cowley (1C 1857).

On 14 Dec 1905 Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley 1866-1919 (39) and Millicent Florence Eleanor Wilson Countess Cowley 1872-1952 (33) were married (he was her third-cousin) at Colombo. Millicent Florence Eleanor Wilson Countess Cowley 1872-1952 (33) by marriage Countess Cowley (1C 1857).

On 19 Jan 1914 Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley 1866-1919 (48) and Clare Florence Mary Stapleton Countess Cowley -1949 were married. Clare Florence Mary Stapleton Countess Cowley -1949 by marriage Countess Cowley (1C 1857).

On 15 Jan 1919 Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley 1866-1919 (53) died at Chippenham, Wiltshire. His son Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley 1890-1962 (28) succeeded as 4th Earl Cowley (1C 1857), 4th Viscount Dangan of Meath (1C 1857), 5th Baron Cowley (1C 1828).

Earl Cowper

On 18 Mar 1718 William Clavering-Cowper 1st Earl Cowper 1665-1723 (53) was created 1st Earl Cowper.

On 10 Oct 1723 William Clavering-Cowper 1st Earl Cowper 1665-1723 (58) died. His son William Clavering-Cowper 2nd Earl Cowper 1709-1764 (14) succeeded as 2nd Earl Cowper.

On 27 Sep 1732 William Clavering-Cowper 2nd Earl Cowper 1709-1764 (23) and Henrietta Nassau 2nd Countess Cowper 1712-1747 (19) were married. Henrietta Nassau 2nd Countess Cowper 1712-1747 (19) by marriage 2nd Countess Cowper.

In 1750 William Clavering-Cowper 2nd Earl Cowper 1709-1764 (40) and Georgiana Caroline Carteret 1716-1780 (33). Georgiana Caroline Carteret 1716-1780 (33) by marriage Countess Cowper.

On 18 Sep 1764 William Clavering-Cowper 2nd Earl Cowper 1709-1764 (55) died. His son George Nassau Clavering-Cowper 3rd Earl Cowper 1738-1789 (26) succeeded as 3rd Earl Cowper. Hannah Anna Gore 3rd Countess Cowper by marriage 3rd Countess Cowper.

On 22 Dec 1789 George Nassau Clavering-Cowper 3rd Earl Cowper 1738-1789 (51) died. His son Peter Leopold Louis Francis Nassau Clavering-Cowper 4th Earl Cowper 1778-1837 (11) succeeded as 4th Earl Cowper.

On 12 Feb 1799 George Augustus Clavering-Cowper 1776-1799 (22) died. His brother Peter Leopold Louis Francis Nassau Clavering-Cowper 4th Earl Cowper 1778-1837 (20) succeeded as 5th Earl Cowper.

On 20 Jul 1805 Peter Leopold Louis Francis Nassau Clavering-Cowper 4th Earl Cowper 1778-1837 (27) and Emily Lamb 5th Countess Cowper 1787-1869 (18) were married. Emily Lamb 5th Countess Cowper 1787-1869 (18) by marriage 5th Countess Cowper.

In 1833 George Augustus Frederick Cowper 6th Earl Cowper 1806-1856 (26) and Ann Florence Robinson 6th Countess Cowper were married. Ann Florence Robinson 6th Countess Cowper by marriage 6th Countess Cowper.

On 21 Jun 1837 Peter Leopold Louis Francis Nassau Clavering-Cowper 4th Earl Cowper 1778-1837 (59) died. His son George Augustus Frederick Cowper 6th Earl Cowper 1806-1856 (30) succeeded as 6th Earl Cowper.

On 15 Apr 1856 George Augustus Frederick Cowper 6th Earl Cowper 1806-1856 (49) died. His son Francis Thomas Cowper 7th Earl Cowper 1834-1905 (21) succeeded as 7th Earl Cowper.

In 1870 Francis Thomas Cowper 7th Earl Cowper 1834-1905 (35) and Katrine Cecilia Compton 7th Countess Cowper 1845-1913 (25) were married. Katrine Cecilia Compton 7th Countess Cowper 1845-1913 (25) by marriage 7th Countess Cowper.

Earl Cumberland

Knighting of Henry Fitzroy

On 18 Jun 1525 Henry Fitzroy (6), Henry VIII's illegitimate son, was created 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset, 1st Earl Lincoln (7C 1525) at Bridewell Palace by his father Henry VIII (33).
Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (32) was created 1st Earl Cumberland, Warden of the West Marches and Governor Carlisle Castle.
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (29) was created 1st Marquess Exeter (1C 1525).
Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (33) was created 1st Earl Rutland (3C 1525).
Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 (47) carried the Sword of State. Thomas More Chancellor Speaker 1478-1535 (47) read the patents of nobility. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (41), Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (47),
Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (52), William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (49) and John Vere 14th Earl Oxford 1499-1526 (25) attended.
Around 18 Jun 1525 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (8) and Eleanor Brandon 1519-1547 (6) were married (he was her half third-cousin) at Bridewell Palace. .

After 21 Apr 1509 Thomas Wriothesley Garter King of Arms -1534 (21) made a drawing of the death of Henry VII (he wasn't present). The drawing shows those present and in some cases provides their arms by which they can be identified. From top left clockwise:
Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528 (61)
Two tonsured clerics
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 (22)
Richard Weston of Sutton Place 1465-1541 (44)
Richard Clement of Ingham Mote 1482-1538 (27)
Matthew Baker Governor Jersey -1513
John Sharpe of Coggleshall in Essex -1518
Physician holding urine bottle
William Tyler
Hugh Denys
William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) closing the King's eyes.There is doubt as to whether the person shown is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) given his age of around nineteen at the King's death. He appears to be holding a Staff of Office although sources state he wasn't appointed Gentleman Usher, in which role he would have a Staff of Office, until Henry VIII's Coronation in Jun 1509.
The Arms below him are Quarterly 1 Lozengy argent & gules (FitzWilliam); 2 Arms of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471 3 Quartered 1 possibly Plantagent with white border ie Holland 2 and 3 Tibetot, 4 Unknown, overall a star for difference indicating third son. William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) was his father's third son, and his mother was Lucy Neville 1468-1534 (41) daughter of John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu 1431-1471. It appears correct that the person represented is William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19). William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (19) was the childhood companion of Henry VIII (17).
Physician holding urine bottle

1527 Hans Holbein The Younger 1497-1543 (30). Portrait of Thomas More Chancellor Speaker 1478-1535 (48) wearing a Lancastrian Esses Collar with Beaufort Portcullis and Tudor Rose Pendant.

On 22 Apr 1542 Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (49) died. He was buried at Holy Trinity Church, Skipton, West Riding, Yorkshire. His son Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (25) succeeded as 2nd Earl Cumberland, 12th Baron Clifford, 12th Lord Skipton.

On Jan 1570 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (53) died. His son George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (11) succeeded as 3rd Earl Cumberland, 13th Baron Clifford, 13th Lord Skipton.Being underage his wardship went to Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland (36) who gave it to Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford 1527-1585 (43) whose daughter George subsequently married.

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Pelican Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38).
The Pelican being the pendant hung from her necklace of pearls; pearls a symbol of virginity.Pelicans traditionally used as sign of self-sacrifice since the Pelican was believed to peck at her own breast to feed her young; the symbolism meaning Elizabeth had sacrificed herself for England.
Other details include the highly decorated armlet above her elbow and many jewels over her red velvet gown and headress.The two cherries tucked into her right ear possibly refer to her virginity; possibly an over-interpretation of the modern use of cherry.
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Phoenix Portrait.

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Phoenix Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38).
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Pelican Portrait.

In 1577 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (18) and Margaret Russell Countess Cumberland 1560-1616 (17) were married (he was her third-cousin), she being the daughter of Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford 1527-1585 (50) who had been given George's wardship by Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland (43). Margaret Russell Countess Cumberland 1560-1616 (17) by marriage Countess Cumberland.

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Pelican Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38).
The Pelican being the pendant hung from her necklace of pearls; pearls a symbol of virginity.Pelicans traditionally used as sign of self-sacrifice since the Pelican was believed to peck at her own breast to feed her young; the symbolism meaning Elizabeth had sacrificed herself for England.
Other details include the highly decorated armlet above her elbow and many jewels over her red velvet gown and headress.The two cherries tucked into her right ear possibly refer to her virginity; possibly an over-interpretation of the modern use of cherry.
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Phoenix Portrait.

In 1572 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (25) painted the "Phoenix Portrait" of Elizabeth I (38).
Research in 2010 found the painting used wood from the same tree used for the Pelican Portrait.

Around Mar 1589 Francis Clifford 4th Earl Cumberland 1559-1641 (30) and Grisold Hughes Countess Cumberland were married. Grisold Hughes Countess Cumberland by marriage Countess Cumberland.

On 30 Oct 1605 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (47) died. His brother Francis Clifford 4th Earl Cumberland 1559-1641 (46) succeeded as 4th Earl Cumberland. His daughter Anne Clifford Countess Dorset, Countess Pembroke 1590-1676 (15) succeeded as 14th Baron Clifford.

On 04 Jan 1641 Francis Clifford 4th Earl Cumberland 1559-1641 (82) died. His son Henry Clifford 5th Earl Cumberland 1581-1643 (59) succeeded as 5th Earl Cumberland. Frances Cecil Countess Cumberland 1593-1644 (48) by marriage Countess Cumberland.

On 11 Dec 1643 Henry Clifford 5th Earl Cumberland 1581-1643 (62) died. Earl Cumberland became extinct. His daughter Elizabeth Clifford Countess Burlington 1613-1691 (30) succeeded as 2nd Baron Clifford.

Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland -1581 were married. Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland -1581 by marriage Countess Cumberland.