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Second-Cousin

Second-Cousin

On 01 Jul 1433 Elizabeth Bourchier 4th Baroness Bourchier, Baroness Stafford 1399-1433 (34) died. Her Second-Cousin Henry Bourchier 2nd Count Eu, 1st Earl Essex 1404-1483 (29) succeeded 5th Baron Bourchier. Isabel York Count Eu, Countess Essex 1409-1484 (24) by marriage Baroness Bourchier.

On 14 Jul 1526 John Vere 14th Earl Oxford 1499-1526 (26) died. He was buried at Colne Priory. His Second-Cousin John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (55) succeeded 15th Earl Oxford (2C 1141). Christian Foderingay Countess Oxford 1481-1498 by marriage Countess Oxford (2C 1141).

On 12 May 1575 Henry III King France 1551-1589 (23) abdicated III King France: Capet Valois Angoulême. On 12 May 1575 His Second-Cousin Henry IV King France 1553-1610 (21) succeeded IV King France: Capet Valois Bourbon.

On 06 May 1583 Henry Vere 18th Earl Oxford 1583-1583 died. His Second-Cousin Robert Vere 19th Earl Oxford 1575-1632 (7) succeeded 19th Earl Oxford (2C 1141).

On 29 Mar 1641 George Manners 7th Earl Rutland 1580-1641 (61) died. His Second-Cousin John Manners 8th Earl Rutland 1604-1679 (36) succeeded 8th Earl Rutland (3C 1525). Frances Montagu Countess Rutland 1614-1671 (27) by marriage Countess Rutland (3C 1525).

On 24 May 1694 Anthony Carey 5th Viscount Falkland 1656-1694 (38) died of smallpox. He was buried at Westminster Abbey. His Second-Cousin Lucius Carey 6th Viscount Falkland 1687-1730 (6) succeeded 6th Viscount Falkland.

Around 1747. Canaletto Painter 1697-1768. View across the River Thames to Westminster Abbey and Westminster Hall.

1749. Canaletto Painter 1697-1768. Westminster Abbey with a procession of Knights of the Bath. St Margaret's Church adjacent with the flag.

Around 1750. Canaletto Painter 1697-1768. Westminster from near the Terrace of Somerset House, Strand In the distance the Banqueting House, Whitehall Palace, Westminster Abbey and Westminster Bridge.

Around 1801. Benjamin West Painter 1738-1820 (62). Milkmaids in St James' Park, St James' with Westminster Abbey Beyond.

In 1700 Edward Devereux 8th Viscount Hereford -1700 died. His Second-Cousin Price Devereux 9th Viscount Hereford 1663-1740 (37) succeeded 9th Viscount Hereford. Mary Sandys -1729 by marriage Viscountess Hereford.

On 29 Nov 1709 Charles Dormer 2nd Earl Carnarvon 1632-1709 (77) died. His Second-Cousin Rowland Dormer 4th Baron Dormer 1651-1712 (58) succeeded 4th Baron Dormer.

On 27 Sep 1712 Rowland Dormer 4th Baron Dormer 1651-1712 (61) died. His Second-Cousin Charles Dormer 5th Baron Dormer 1668-1728 (44) succeeded 5th Baron Dormer.

Death of Queen Anne

On 01 Aug 1714 Anne I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (49) died at Kensington Palace. Her Second-Cousin George I King Great Britain and Ireland 1660-1727 (54) succeeded I King Great Britain and Ireland: Hanover. Sophia Dorothea Hanover Queen Consort England 1666-1726 (47) by marriage Queen Consort England.

In 1703 John Closterman 1660-1711 (43). Portrait of Anne I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (37).

Before 24 May 1711 John Closterman 1660-1711. Possibly school of. Portrait of Anne I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714.

In 1686 Willem Wissing 1656-1687 (30). Portrait of Anne I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (20).

Around 1705. Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (46). Portrait of Anne I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (39).

Before 1727. Michael Dahl 1659-1743. Portrait of George I King Great Britain and Ireland 1660-1727.

On 09 Sep 1729 John Finch 6th Earl Winchelsea 1683-1729 (46) died. He was buried at Westminster Abbey. His Second-Cousin Daniel Finch 2nd Earl Nottingham, 7th Earl Winchelsea 1647-1730 (82) succeeded 7th Earl Winchelsea. Anne Hatton 2nd Countess Nottingham, 7th Countess Winchelsea -1743 by marriage 7th Countess Winchelsea.

On 20 Sep 1777 Edward Howard 9th Duke Norfolk 1686-1777 (91) died. On His Second-Cousin Charles Howard 10th Duke Norfolk 1720-1786 (56) succeeded 10th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 28th Earl Arundel (Sussex), 11th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 8th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644). Catherine Brockholes Duchess Norfolk by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 26 May 1835 William "Kitty" Courtenay 9th Earl Devon 1768-1835 (66) died at Paris. His Second-Cousin William Courtenay 10th Earl Devon 1777-1859 (57) succeeded 10th Earl Devon (5C 1553). Harriet Leslie Pepys Countess Devon by marriage as Earl Devon (5C 1553).

On 09 Nov 1852 John "Good Earl" Talbot 16th Earl Shrewsbury, 16th Earl Waterford 1791-1852 (61) died. His Second-Cousin Bertrand Arthur Talbot 17th Earl Shrewsbury, 17th Earl Waterford 1832-1856 (20) succeeded 17th Earl Shrewsbury (2C 1442), 17th Earl Waterford.

On 25 Aug 1870 Richard Seymour-Conway 4th Marquess Hertford 1800-1870 (70) died in Paris. His Second-Cousin Francis George Hugh Seymour-Conway 5th Marquess Hertford 1812-1884 (58) succeeded 5th Marquess Hertford.

On 17 Mar 1921 Adelbert Wellington Brownlow Cust 3rd Earl Brownlow 1844-1921 (76) died. His Second-Cousin Adelbert Salusbury Cockayne-Cust 5th Baron Brownlow 1867-1927 (54) succeeded 5th Baron Brownlow of Belton in Lincolnshire.

On 13 Oct 1934 Robert Boyle 11th Earl Cork 1864-1934 (69) died without issue. His Second-Cousin William Henry Dudley Boyle 12th Earl Cork 1873-1967 (60) succeeded 12th Earl Cork. Florence Cecilia Keppel Countess Cork 1871-1963 (63) by marriage Countess Cork.

On 02 Mar 1964 Osborne De Vere Beauclerk 12th Duke St Albans 1874-1964 (89) died. His Second-Cousin Charles Beauclerk 13th Duke St Albans 1915-1988 (48) succeeded 13th Duke St Albans (1C 1684). Suzanne Marie Fesq Duchess St Albans 1921-2010 (42) by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684).

Second-Cousin Once-Removed

Battle of Bosworth

On 22 Aug 1485 Richard III King England 1452-1485 (32) was killed during the Battle of Bosworth. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed Henry Tudor (28) succeeded VII King England and Ireland: Tudor.
Those supporting Henry Tudor included:
John Blount 3rd Baron Mountjoy 1450-1485 (35)
John Cheney 1st Baron Cheyne 1442-1499 (43)
Richard Guildford 1450-1506 (35)
Walter Hungerford 1464-1516 (20)
Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby 1435-1504 (50)
John Wingfield -1509
Edward Woodville Lord Scales -1488
Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon -1509
Rhys ap Thomas Deheubarth 1449-1525 (36)
Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford 1431-1495 (53)
William Beaumont 2nd Viscount Beaumont 1438-1507 (47)
Giles Daubeney 1st Baron Daubeney 1451-1508 (34)
William Stanley Lord Chamberlain 1435-1495 (50)
Roger Kynaston of Myddle and Hordley 1433-1495 (52)
Henry Marney 1st Baron Marney 1447-1523 (38)
William Brandon 1456-1485 (29) was killed
James Harrington 1430-1485 (55) was killed
John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (60) was killed. His Son Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (42) succeeded 13th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 14th Baron Segrave (1C 1295). Elizabeth Tilney Countess Surrey 1444-1497 (40) by marriage Baroness Mowbray (1C 1283), Baron Segrave (1C 1295).
John Sacheverell 1400-1485 (85) was killed
Philibert Chandee 1st Earl Bath -1486,
William Norreys 1441-1507 (44), Gilbert Talbot 1452-1517 (33), John Vere 13th Earl Oxford 1442-1513 (42) and John Savage 1444-1492 commanded,
Robert Poyntz 1450-1520 (35) was knighted.
Those who fought for Richard III included:
John Bourchier 6th Baron Ferrers Groby 1438-1495 (47)
John Conyers Sheriff of Yorkshire 1411-1490 (74)
Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1467-1525 (17)
William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley 1426-1492 (59)
Richard Fitzhugh 6th Baron Fitzhugh 1457-1487 (28)
John Scrope 5th Baron Scrope Bolton 1437-1498 (48)
Thomas Scrope 6th Baron Scrope Masham 1459-1493 (26)
Henry Grey 7th Baron Grey Codnor 1435-1496 (50)
Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490 (68)
Ralph Neville 3rd Earl Westmoreland 1456-1499 (29)
John Pole 1st Earl Lincoln 1462-1487 (23)
Humphrey Stafford 1426-1486 (59)
George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538 (17)
Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (42) was wounded.
Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell 1456-1488 (29) fought and escaped.
John Zouche 7th Baron Zouche Harringworth 1459-1526 (26) was captured.
John Babington 1423-1485 (62), William Alington 1420-1485 (65), Robert Mortimer 1442-1485 (43), Robert Brackenbury -1485, Richard Ratclyffe 1430-1485 (55) and Richard Bagot 1412-1485 (73) were killed.

Around 1510 Meynnart Wewyck 1499-1525 (10) is believed to have painted the portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509.

Around 1520 Unknown Artist.Netherlands. Portrait of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509.

On 07 Apr 1498 Charles VIII King France 1470-1498 (27) died after he hit his head on a door lintel at Château d'Amboise, Amboise. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed Louis XII King France 1462-1515 (35) succeeded XII King France: Capet Valois.

On 04 Aug 1558 Archibald Douglas 8th Earl Angus, 5th Earl Morton 1555-1558 (3) died at Smeaton, East Linton, Haddington, Haddingtonshire. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed William Douglas 9th Earl Angus 1533-1591 (25) succeeded 9th Earl Angus. Giles Graham Countess Angus by marriage Countess Angus.

On 28 Jan 1571 Anne Bourchier 7th Baroness Bourchier 1517-1571 (54) died at Benington. Her Second-Cousin Once-Removed Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 (29) succeeded 8th Baron Bourchier. Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (27) by marriage Baroness Bourchier.

Around 1575 based on a work of 1572.Unknown Artist. Portrait of Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 (33).

Before 1596 George Gower Painter 1540-1596. Portrait of Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 with the Knollys Arms with Elephant Crest on her right.

Around 1592 Nicholas Hilliard Painter 1547-1619 (45) painted a portrait of Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (48).

Around 1595 Marcus Gheeraerts 1562-1636 (33). Portrait believed to be of Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (51).

On 21 Nov 1639 Henry Grey 8th Earl Kent 1583-1639 (56) died. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed Anthony Grey 9th Earl Kent 1557-1643 (82) succeeded 9th Earl Kent (8C 1465).

On 25 Nov 1692 Edward Clinton 5th Earl Lincoln -1692 died. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed Francis Clinton 6th Earl Lincoln -1693 succeeded 6th Earl Lincoln (8C 1572).

In Jun 1701 Charles Hamilton 5th Earl Abercorn 1660-1701 (41) died in Strabane without issue. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed James Hamilton 6th Earl Abercorn 1661-1734 (40) succeeded 6th Earl Abercorn.

On 26 Aug 1762 John Fane 7th Earl Westmoreland 1685-1762 (77) died. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed Thomas Fane 8th Earl Westmoreland 1701-1771 (61) succeeded 8th Earl Westmoreland (2C 1624). Elizabeth Swymmer Countess Westmoreland by marriage Countess Westmoreland (2C 1624).

On 14 May 1766 John Villiers 1st Earl Grandison 1684-1766 (82) died. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed William Villiers 3rd Earl Jersey 1707-1769 (59) succeeded 6th Viscount Grandison.

On 02 Jan 1883 George Grey 7th Earl Stamford, 3rd Earl Warrington 1827-1883 (55) died. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed Harry Grey 8th Earl Stamford, 4th Earl Warrington 1812-1890 (70) succeeded 8th Earl Stamford, 4th Earl Warrington (2C 1796), 10th Baron Grey Groby.

On 11 Jun 1907 Everard Aloysius Gonzaga Arundell 13th Baron Arundel Wardour 1834-1907 (72) died. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed Edgar Clifford Arundell 14th Baron Arundel Wardour 1859-1921 (47) succeeded 14th Baron Arundel Wardour in Wiltshire. Ellen Elizabeth Thatcher Baroness Arundel Wardour by marriage Baroness Arundel Wardour in Wiltshire.

On 31 Jan 1975 Bernard Fitzalan 16th Duke Norfolk 1908-1975 (66) died. His Second-Cousin Once-Removed Miles Stapleton-Fitzalan-Howard 17th Duke Norfolk 1915-2002 (59) succeeded 17th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 36th Earl Arundel (Sussex). His Daughter Anne Elizabeth Fitzalan Baroness Cowdrey 1938-2014 (36) succeeded 14th Lord Herries of Terregles.

Second-Cousin Twice-Removed

On 05 Oct 1711 Paulet St John 3rd Earl Bolingbroke 1634-1711 (76) died. His Second-Cousin Twice-Removed Paulet St John 8th Baron St John Bletso 1711-1714 succeeded 8th Baron St John Bletso (1C 1559).

Half Second-Cousin

On Sep 1682 Lucas Dillon 6th Viscount Dillon -1682 died. His Half Second-Cousin Theobald Dillon 7th Viscount Dillon -1691 succeeded 7th Viscount Dillon of Costello-Gallen in Mayo.

On 26 Mar 1695 George Neville 12th Baron Bergavenny 1665-1695 (29) died. His Half Second-Cousin George Neville 13th Baron Bergavenny 1659-1721 (36) succeeded 13th Baron Bergavenny (1C 1392).

Half Second-Cousin Once-Removed

In 688 Caedwalla King Wessex 659-689 (29) abdicated as King Wessex. In 688 His Half Second-Cousin Once-Removed Ine King Wessex 670-726 (18) succeeded King Wessex.

In 1677 Charles Rich 1st Baronet 1619-1677 (58) died. His Half Second-Cousin Once-Removed Robert Rich 2nd Baronet 1648-1699 (29) succeeded 2nd Baronet Rich of London.

On 25 Dec 1982 Charles Dutton 7th Baron Sherborne 1911-1982 (71) died. His Half Second-Cousin Once-Removed Ralph Stawell Dutton 8th Baron Sherborne -1985 succeeded 7th Baron Sherborne.

Half Second-Cousin Twice-Removed

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 5th Earl Coventry.

Around 1714. Michael Dahl 1659-1743 (55). Portrait of Gilbert Coventry 4th Earl Coventry 1702-1719 (11).

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 9th Earl Chesterfield.