Biography of William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756

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On 15 Jan 1720 William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756 was born to [his father] John Fitzwilliam 2nd Earl Fitzwilliam 1685-1728 (35).

On 28 Aug 1728 [his father] John Fitzwilliam 2nd Earl Fitzwilliam 1685-1728 (43) died. His son William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756 (8) succeeded 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 5th Baron Fitzwilliam.

On 04 May 1741 William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756 (21) was elected MP Peterborough.

On 22 Jun 1744 William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756 (24) and [his wife] Anne Watson Countess Fitzwilliam -1769 were married at St George's Church, Hanover Square. Anne Watson Countess Fitzwilliam -1769 by marriage Countess Fitzwilliam, Baron Fitzwilliam.

On 24 Mar 1745 [his daughter] Anne Fitzwilliam 1745-1819 was born to William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756 (25) and [his wife] Anne Watson Countess Fitzwilliam -1769.

On 06 Jun 1746 William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756 (26) was appointed Privy Council.

On 14 Jul 1746 [his daughter] Charlotte Fitzwilliam Countess Feversham 1746-1833 was born to William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756 (26) and [his wife] Anne Watson Countess Fitzwilliam -1769.

On 06 Sep 1746 William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756 (26) was created 1st Earl Fitzwilliam. [his wife] Anne Watson Countess Fitzwilliam -1769 by marriage Countess Fitzwilliam.

On 30 May 1748 [his son] William Fitzwilliam 4th Earl Fitzwilliam 1748-1833 was born to William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756 (28) and [his wife] Anne Watson Countess Fitzwilliam -1769.

On 10 Aug 1756 William Fitzwilliam 3rd Earl Fitzwilliam 1720-1756 (36) died. His son [his son] William Fitzwilliam 4th Earl Fitzwilliam 1748-1833 (8) succeeded 4th Earl Fitzwilliam, 2nd Earl Fitzwilliam, 6th Baron Fitzwilliam. Charlotte Ponsonby Countess Fitzwilliam -1822 by marriage Countess Fitzwilliam.

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Father: John Fitzwilliam 2nd Earl Fitzwilliam 1685-1728

GrandFather: William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Fitzwilliam 1643-1719

Great GrandFather: William Fitzwilliam 2nd Baron Fitzwilliam 1609-1658

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Fitzwilliam 1st Baron Fitzwilliam 1578-1643

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Fitzwilliam 1555-1618

Great x 4 GrandFather: William Fitzwilliam 1526-1599