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Biography of Charles Gordon-Lennox 7th Duke Richmond 1845-1928

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1876 New Years Appointments


Family Trees

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On 27 Dec 1845 Charles Gordon-Lennox 7th Duke Richmond 1845-1928 was born to Charles Gordon-Lennox 6th Duke Richmond 1818-1903 (27) and Frances Harriett Greville Duchess Richmond 1824-1887 (21) .

On 10 Nov 1868 Charles Gordon-Lennox 7th Duke Richmond 1845-1928 (22) and Amy Mary Ricardo 1847-1873 (21) were married .

On 30 Dec 1870 Charles Gordon-Lennox 8th Duke Richmond 1870-1935 was born to Charles Gordon-Lennox 7th Duke Richmond 1845-1928 (25) and Amy Mary Ricardo 1847-1873 (23) .

On 23 Aug 1873 Amy Mary Ricardo 1847-1873 (26) died

New Years Appointments

14 Jan 1876 . Whitehall Palace, Westminster . Edinburgh Gazette 14 Jan 1876 .
The Queen has been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the Great Seal of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, granting the dignities of an Earl and Duke of the said United Kingdom to Charles Henry, Duke of Richmond, K.G. (30) , and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the names, styles, and titles of Earl of Kinrara, in the County of Inverness, and Duke of Gordon, of Gordon Castle, in that part of the said United Kingdom called Scotland.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignities of an Earl and Marquess of the said United Kingdom to William, Earl of Abergavenny (49) , and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the names, styles, and titles of Earl of Lewes, in the County of Sussex, and Marquess of Abergavenny, in the County of Monmonth.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignities of a Viscount and Earl of the said United Kingdom to Edward Montagu Stuart Granville, Lord Wharncliffe (48) , and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the names, styles, and titles of Viscount Carlton, of Carlton, and Earl of Wharncliffe, bdth in the West Riding of the County of York; with remainder, in default of such issue male, to the Honourable Francis Dudley Stuart-Wortley (46) (brother of the said Edward Montagu Stuart Granville, Lord Wharncliffe), and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom to John, Earl of Erne (73) , in that part of the said United Kingdom called Ireland, K.P., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Fermanagh, of Lisnaskea, in the County of Fermanagh.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom to John Ralph Ormsby-Gore (59) , Esq., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Harlech, of Harlech, in the County of Merioneth; with remainder, in default of snch issue male, to William Richard Ormsby-Gore, Esq (56) . (brother of the said John Ralph Ormsby-Gore), and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom to Henry Gerard Sturt (50) , Esq., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Alington, of Crichel, in the County of Dorset.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom to John Tollemache, Esq., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Tollemache, of Helmingham Hall, in the County of Suffolk.
The Queen has also been pleased to direct Letters Patent to be passed under the said Great Seal, granting the dignity of a Baron of the said United Kingdom to Sir Robert Tolver Gerard, Bart., and the heirs male of his body lawfully begotten, by the name, style, and title of Baron Gerard, of Bryn, in the County Palatine of Lancaster
New Years Appointments

In 1882 Charles Gordon-Lennox 7th Duke Richmond 1845-1928 (36) and Isabel Sophie Craven Duchess Richmond were married .

On 13 Dec 1886 Helen Gordon-Lennox Duchess Northumberland 1886-1965 was born to Charles Gordon-Lennox 7th Duke Richmond 1845-1928 (40) and Isabel Sophie Craven Duchess Richmond .

On 08 Mar 1887 Frances Harriett Greville Duchess Richmond 1824-1887 (63) died

In 1903 Charles Gordon-Lennox 6th Duke Richmond 1818-1903 (85) died . His son Charles Gordon-Lennox 7th Duke Richmond 1845-1928 (57) succeeded as 7th Duke Richmond (3C 1675) , 7th Earl March (4C 1675) , 7th Baron Settrington . Isabel Sophie Craven Duchess Richmond by marriage Duchess Richmond (3C 1675) .

In 1905 Charles Gordon-Lennox 7th Duke Richmond 1845-1928 (59) was appointed 829th Knight Garter: Edward VII .

On 18 Jan 1928 Charles Gordon-Lennox 7th Duke Richmond 1845-1928 (82) died . His son Charles Gordon-Lennox 8th Duke Richmond 1870-1935 (57) succeeded as 8th Duke Richmond (3C 1675) , 8th Earl March (4C 1675) , 8th Baron Settrington .

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Stewart

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 29 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 21 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 27 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 22 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 5 Grand Son of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685

Kings Scotland: Great x 7 Grand Son of James VI King Scotland I King England Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625

Kings Franks: Great x 20 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 7 Grand Son of Henry IV King France 1553-1610

Ancestry

Father: Charles Gordon-Lennox 6th Duke Richmond 1818-1903 Great x 4 Grandson of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685


GrandFather: Charles Gordon-Lennox 5th Duke Richmond 1791-1860 Great x 3 Grandson of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685


Great GrandFather: Charles Lennox 4th Duke Richmond 1764-1819 Great x 2 Grandson of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685


Great x 2 GrandFather: George Lennox 1737-1805 Great Grandson of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685


Great x 3 GrandFather: Charles Lennox 2nd Duke Richmond 1701-1750 Grandson of Charles II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685


Great x 3 GrandMother: Sarah Cadogan Duchess Richmond 1705-


Great x 2 GrandMother: Louisa Kerr Great x 9 Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Henry Kerr 4th Marquess Lothian 1710-1775 Great x 8 Grandson of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 3 GrandMother: Caroline Darcy 4th Marchioness Lothian Great x 12 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great GrandMother: Charlotte Gordon Duchess Richmond 1768-1842 Great x 9 Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 2 GrandFather: Alexander Gordon 4th Duke Gordon 1743-1827 Great x 8 Grandson of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 3 GrandFather: Cosmo George Gordon 3rd Duke Gordon 1720-1752 Great x 11 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Gordon Duchess Gordon 1718-1799 Great x 7 Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 2 GrandMother: Jane Maxwell Duchess Gordon 1748-1812


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Maxwell


GrandMother: Caroline Paget Duchess Richmond 1796-1874 Great x 10 Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great GrandFather: Henry William Paget 1st Marquess Anglesey 1768-1854 Great x 13 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Bayly-Paget 1st Earl Uxbridge 1744-1812 Great x 12 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandFather: Nicholas Bayly 2nd Baronet Plas Newydd Anglesey 1709-1782


Great x 3 GrandMother: Caroline Paget Baronetess Plas Newydd Anglesey 1707-1766 Great x 11 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great GrandMother: Caroline Elizabeth Villiers Duchess Argyll 1774-1835 Great x 9 Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 2 GrandFather: George Bussy Villiers 4th Earl Jersey 1735-1805 Great x 8 Grandson of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Villiers 3rd Earl Jersey 1707-1769 Great x 12 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Egerton Duchess Bedford -1762 Great x 7 Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 2 GrandMother: Frances Twysden 1753-1821


Great x 3 GrandFather: Philip Twysden Bishop Raphoe 1713-1752


Mother: Frances Harriett Greville Duchess Richmond 1824-1887 Great x 11 Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


GrandFather: Algernon Frederick Greville 1798-1864 Great x 10 Grandson of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great GrandFather: Charles Greville 1762-1832 Great x 12 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 2 GrandFather: Fulke Greville 1717-1806 Great x 11 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandFather: Algernon Greville 1677-1720 Great x 10 Grandson of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Somerset Great x 11 Granddaughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377


Great GrandMother: Charlotte Cavendish-Bentinck 1775-1862 Great x 9 Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 2 GrandFather: William Cavendish-Bentinck 3rd Duke Portland 1738-1809 Great x 9 Grandson of Edward IV King England 1442-1483


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Bentinck 2nd Duke Portland 1709-1762 Great x 11 Grandson of Henry IV King England 1367-1413


Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Cavendish Harley 2nd Duchess Portland 1715-1785 Great x 8 Granddaughter of Edward IV King England 1442-1483


Great x 2 GrandMother: Dorothy Cavendish 3rd Duchess Portland 1750-1794 Great x 8 Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 Great x 11 Grandson of Henry IV King England 1367-1413


Great x 3 GrandMother: Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754 Great x 7 Granddaughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509


GrandMother: Charlotte Maria Cox