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) extinct. His brother Charles Cadogan 2nd Baron Cadogan 1685-1776 (41) succeeded 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.

Before 15 Oct 1811. Nathaniel Dance-Holland Painter 1735-1811. Portrait of Charles Pratt 1st Earl Camden 1714-1794.

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 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 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. His son George Pratt 2nd Marquess Camden 1799-1866 (41) succeeded 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 and Clementina Augusta Spencer-Churchill Countess Camden 1848-1886 were married. Clementina Augusta Spencer-Churchill Countess Camden 1848-1886 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, Grosvenor Square. 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 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. 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. His son Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (29) succeeded 2nd Duke York (1C 1385), 2nd Earl Cambridge (2C 1362). Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale, Duchess York 1367-1431 (35) by marriage Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale (2C 1397).

Earl Cambridge (3C 1414)

In 1414 Richard York 1st Earl Cambridge 1385-1415 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 were beheaded at the North Gate aka Bargate for their roles in the Southampton Plot.
Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 (3) succeeded 2nd Earl Cambridge (3C 1414).
John Scrope 4th Baron Scrope Masham 1388-1455 (27) succeeded 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. The Lancastrian army was commanded by Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter 1430-1475 (30) and Henry Percy 3rd Earl of 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, 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 4th Duke York (1C 1385), 9th Earl Ulster, 3rd Earl Cambridge (3C 1414).
Thomas Neville 1430-1460 (29), Thomas Harrington 1400-1460, William Bonville 6th Baron Harington 1442-1460 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 1389-1466 were married. Maud Clifford Countess Cambridge 1389-1466 by marriage Countess Cambridge (3C 1414).

Earl Cardigan

My Recollections by Adeline Horsey Countess Cardigan 1824-1915 Chapter IX: Deene and its History. In 1661., Charles II (30) rewarded his father's faithful adherent (78) by creating him Earl of Cardigan on April 22, but the old man did not live long to enjoy his new honours, for he died at Deene in 1663, aged eighty.

Coronation of Charles II

John Evelyn's Diary 1661 April. 22d April 1661. Was the splendid cavalcade of his Majesty (30) from the Tower of London to Whitehall, when I saw him in the Banqueting House create six Earls, and as many Barons, viz:
Edward Lord Hyde, Lord Chancellor (52), Earl of Clarendon; supported by the Earls of Northumberland (58) and Sussex (14); the Earl of Bedford (44) carried the cap and coronet, the Earl of Warwick (46), the sword, the Earl of Newport (64), the mantle.
Next, was Capel, created Earl of Essex.
Brudenell, Cardigan;
Valentia, Anglesea;
Greenvill, Bath;
Howard, Earl of Carlisle.
The Barons were: Denzille Holles; Cornwallis; Booth; Townsend; Cooper; Crew; who were led up by several Peers, with Garter and officers of arms before them; when, after obedience on their several approaches to the throne, their patents were presented by Garter King-at-Arms, which being received by the Lord Chamberlain (59), and delivered to his Majesty (30), and by him to the Secretary of State, were read, and then again delivered to his Majesty (30), and by him to the several Lords created; they were then robed, their coronets and collars put on by his Majesty (30), and they were placed in rank on both sides of the state and throne; but the Barons put off their caps and circles, and held them in their hands, the Earls keeping on their coronets, as cousins to the King (30).
I spent the rest of the evening in seeing the several archtriumphals built in the streets at several eminent places through which his Majesty (30) was next day to pass, some of which, though temporary, and to stand but one year, were of good invention and architecture, with inscriptions.

Notes:
Arthur Capell 1st Earl Essex 1631-1683 (30) was created 1st Earl Essex (9C 1641). Elizabeth Percy Countess Essex 1636-1718 (25) by marriage Countess Essex (9C 1641).
Thomas Brudenell 1st Earl Cardigan 1583-1663 (78) was created 1st Earl Cardigan. Mary Tresham Countess Cardigan -1664 by marriage Countess Cardigan.
Arthur Annesley 1st Earl Anglesey 1614-1686 (46) was created 1st Earl Anglesey (2C 1661), 1st Baron Annesley Newport Pagnell Buckinghamshire. Elizabeth Altham Countess Countess Anglesey 1620-1698 by marriage Earl Anglesey (2C 1661).
John Granville 1st Earl Bath 1628-1701 (32) was created 1st Earl Bath (3C 1661).
Charles Howard 1st Earl Carlisle 1629-1685 (32) was created 1st Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).
Denzil Holles 1st Baron Holles 1599-1680 (61) was created 1st Baron Holles. Jane Shirley Baroness Holles -1666 by marriage Baroness Holles.
Frederick Cornwallis 1st Baron Cornwallis 1611-1662 (50) was created 1st Baron Cornwallis.
George Booth 1st Baron Delamer 1622-1684 (38) was created 1st Baron Delamer (1C 1661). Elizabeth Grey Baroness Delamer 1622- by marriage Baroness Delamer (1C 1661).
Horatio Townshend 1st Viscount Townsend 1630-1687 (30) was created 1st Baron Townshend of Lynn Regis in Norfolk.
Anthony Ashley-Cooper 1st Earl Shaftesbury 1621-1683 (39) was created 1st Baron Ashley of Wimborne St Giles.
1661 John Crew 1st Baron Crew 1598-1679 (63) was created 1st Baron Crew. Jemima Waldegrave Baroness Crew by marriage Baroness Crew.

In 1620 Cornelius Johnson Painter 1593-1661 (26). Portrait of Jemima Waldegrave Baroness Crew.

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

Before 1696 Robert Brudenell 2nd Earl Cardigan 1607-1703 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 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. 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 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 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 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. His nephew Robert Brudenell 6th Earl Cardigan 1769-1837 (41) succeeded 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. His son James Brudenell 7th Earl Cardigan 1797-1868 (39) succeeded 7th Earl Cardigan. Elizabeth Tollemache Countess Cardigan 1797-1858 (39) by marriages Countess Cardigan.

On 20 Sep 1858 James Brudenell 7th Earl Cardigan 1797-1868 (60) and Adeline Horsey Countess Cardigan 1824-1915 (33) were married after having been his mistress. Adeline Horsey Countess Cardigan 1824-1915 (33) by marriage Countess Cardigan. The marriages something of a scandal since James Brudenell 7th Earl Cardigan 1797-1868 (60) had left his first wife; Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (39) refused to have her at court.

1845 Francis Grant 1803-1878 (41). Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (25).

1833. George Hayter Painting 1792-1871 (40). Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (13).

Around 28 Jun 1838. George Hayter Painting 1792-1871 (45). Coronation Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (19).

Around 1840. Franz Xaver Winterhalter Painter 1805-1873 (34). Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (20). Note the Garter worn on the Arm as worn by Ladies of the Garter.

Around 1846. Franz Xaver Winterhalter Painter 1805-1873 (40). Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (26) and Prince Albert Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1819-1861 (26) and their children.

In 1840. Richard Rothwell Painter 1800-1868 (39). Portrait of Queen Victoria of the United Kingdom 1819-1901 (20).

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 of Leicester, 2nd Earl Lancaster, 5th Earl Salisbury, 4th Earl Lincoln 1278-1322 at the Battle of Boroughbridge.

Earl Carlisle (3C 1661)

Coronation of Charles II

John Evelyn's Diary 1661 April. 22d April 1661. Was the splendid cavalcade of his Majesty (30) from the Tower of London to Whitehall, when I saw him in the Banqueting House create six Earls, and as many Barons, viz:
Edward Lord Hyde, Lord Chancellor (52), Earl of Clarendon; supported by the Earls of Northumberland (58) and Sussex (14); the Earl of Bedford (44) carried the cap and coronet, the Earl of Warwick (46), the sword, the Earl of Newport (64), the mantle.
Next, was Capel, created Earl of Essex.
Brudenell, Cardigan;
Valentia, Anglesea;
Greenvill, Bath;
Howard, Earl of Carlisle.
The Barons were: Denzille Holles; Cornwallis; Booth; Townsend; Cooper; Crew; who were led up by several Peers, with Garter and officers of arms before them; when, after obedience on their several approaches to the throne, their patents were presented by Garter King-at-Arms, which being received by the Lord Chamberlain (59), and delivered to his Majesty (30), and by him to the Secretary of State, were read, and then again delivered to his Majesty (30), and by him to the several Lords created; they were then robed, their coronets and collars put on by his Majesty (30), and they were placed in rank on both sides of the state and throne; but the Barons put off their caps and circles, and held them in their hands, the Earls keeping on their coronets, as cousins to the King (30).
I spent the rest of the evening in seeing the several archtriumphals built in the streets at several eminent places through which his Majesty (30) was next day to pass, some of which, though temporary, and to stand but one year, were of good invention and architecture, with inscriptions.

Notes:
Arthur Capell 1st Earl Essex 1631-1683 (30) was created 1st Earl Essex (9C 1641). Elizabeth Percy Countess Essex 1636-1718 (25) by marriage Countess Essex (9C 1641).
Thomas Brudenell 1st Earl Cardigan 1583-1663 (78) was created 1st Earl Cardigan. Mary Tresham Countess Cardigan -1664 by marriage Countess Cardigan.
Arthur Annesley 1st Earl Anglesey 1614-1686 (46) was created 1st Earl Anglesey (2C 1661), 1st Baron Annesley Newport Pagnell Buckinghamshire. Elizabeth Altham Countess Countess Anglesey 1620-1698 by marriage Earl Anglesey (2C 1661).
John Granville 1st Earl Bath 1628-1701 (32) was created 1st Earl Bath (3C 1661).
Charles Howard 1st Earl Carlisle 1629-1685 (32) was created 1st Earl Carlisle (3C 1661).
Denzil Holles 1st Baron Holles 1599-1680 (61) was created 1st Baron Holles. Jane Shirley Baroness Holles -1666 by marriage Baroness Holles.
Frederick Cornwallis 1st Baron Cornwallis 1611-1662 (50) was created 1st Baron Cornwallis.
George Booth 1st Baron Delamer 1622-1684 (38) was created 1st Baron Delamer (1C 1661). Elizabeth Grey Baroness Delamer 1622- by marriage Baroness Delamer (1C 1661).
Horatio Townshend 1st Viscount Townsend 1630-1687 (30) was created 1st Baron Townshend of Lynn Regis in Norfolk.
Anthony Ashley-Cooper 1st Earl Shaftesbury 1621-1683 (39) was created 1st Baron Ashley of Wimborne St Giles.
1661 John Crew 1st Baron Crew 1598-1679 (63) was created 1st Baron Crew. Jemima Waldegrave Baroness Crew by marriage Baroness Crew.

In 1620 Cornelius Johnson Painter 1593-1661 (26). Portrait of Jemima Waldegrave Baroness Crew.

On 24 Feb 1685 Charles Howard 1st Earl Carlisle 1629-1685 (56) died. He was buried at York Minster. His son Edward Howard 2nd Earl Carlisle 1646-1692 (38) succeeded 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 3rd Earl Carlisle (3C 1661). Anne Capell 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. He was buried at Castle Howard Mausoleum, Castle Howard, North Yorkshire. His son Henry Howard 4th Earl Carlisle 1694-1758 (43) succeeded 4th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661). Frances Spencer Countess Carlisle 1696-1742 (42) by marriage Countess 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 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 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 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 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 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 10th Earl Carlisle (3C 1661). Rhona Ankaret Estrange Countess Carlisle 1867-1957 (43) 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 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 (21) were married. Bridget Helen "Biddy" Ruthven Countess Carlisle 1896-1982 (21) 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 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 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).

Earl Canning

On Apr 1859 Charles Canning 1st Earl Canning 1812-1862 (46) was created 1st Earl Canning. Charlotte Stuart Countess Canning 1817-1861 (41) by marriage Countess Canning.

Earl Carnarvon

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 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. He was buried at Burghclere. His son Henry John George Herbert 3rd Earl Carnarvon 1800-1849 (32) succeeded 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. His son Henry Howard Molyneux Herbert 4th Earl Carnarvon 1831-1890 (18) succeeded 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 1834-1875 (26) were married at Westminster Abbey. Evelyn Stanhope Countess Carnarvon 1834-1875 (26) 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 1866-1923 (24) succeeded 5th Earl Carnarvon (3C 1793), 5th Baron Porchester.

Earl Chatham

On 04 Aug 1766 William "The Elder" Pitt 1st Earl Chatham 1708-1778 (57) was created 1st Earl Chatham. Hester Granville Countess Chatham 1720-1803 (45) by marriage Countess Chatham.

On 11 May 1778 William "The Elder" Pitt 1st Earl Chatham 1708-1778 (69) died. His son John Pitt 2nd Earl Chatham 1756-1835 (21) succeeded 2nd Earl Chatham.

On 10 Jul 1783 John Pitt 2nd Earl Chatham 1756-1835 (26) and Mary Elizabeth Townshend Countess Chatham -1821 were married. Mary Elizabeth Townshend Countess Chatham -1821 by marriage Countess Chatham.

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 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 and Ermentrude Claremont Countess Chester 1058-1106 were married. Ermentrude Claremont Countess Chester 1058-1106 by marriage Countess Chester (2C 1071).

In 1107 Richard Avranches 2nd Earl Chester 1094-1120 succeeded 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 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. His son Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester 1099-1153 (30) succeeded 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 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. His son Ranulf de Blondeville Gernon 6th Earl Chester, 1st Earl Lincoln 1170-1232 (11) succeeded 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. His nephew John Dunkeld 9th Earl Huntingdon 7th Earl Chester 1207-1237 (25) succeeded 7th Earl Chester (2C 1071).

Earl Chester (7C 1489)

On 29 Nov 1489 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (3) was created as Earl Chester (7C 1489).

Around 1500. Unknown Artist. Portrait of Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 (13).

Earl Chester (9C 1537)

Birth and Christening Edward VI

On 15 Oct 1537 the future Edward VI was christened by John Stokesley Bishop of London 1475-1539 (62) at the Chapel Royal in Hampton Court Palace. Thomas Cranmer Archbishop of 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 of Sussex 1483-1542 (54) carried a covered basin. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl of 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 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 Knight of the Bath.

After 07 Feb 1612 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia 1596-1662. 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 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.

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 Painter 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 and Elizabeth Butler Countess Chesterfield 1640-1665 were married. Elizabeth Butler Countess Chesterfield 1640-1665 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 2nd Earl Chesterfield.

After Jul 1665 Philip Stanhope 2nd Earl Chesterfield 1634-1714 and Elizabeth Dormer 2nd Countess Chesterfield 1653-1677 were married. Elizabeth Dormer 2nd Countess Chesterfield 1653-1677 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. His son Philip Stanhope 3rd Earl Chesterfield 1673-1726 (40) succeeded 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 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. 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. His third-cousin once-removed Philip Stanhope 5th Earl Chesterfield 1755-1815 (17) succeeded 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.

Around 1778 Thomas Gainsborough Painter 1727-1788 (50). Portrait of Anne Thistlewayte 5th Countess Chesterfield -1798.

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

In 1830 George Stanhope 6th Earl Chesterfield 1805-1866 (24) and Anne Weld-Forester Countess Chesterfield 1802-1885 (27) were married. Anne Weld-Forester Countess Chesterfield 1802-1885 (27) 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 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 8th Earl Chesterfield.

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

On 21 Apr 1905 Francis Godolphin Pelham 5th Earl Chichester 1844-1905 (60) died. His son Jocelyn Pelham 6th Earl Chichester 1871-1926 (33) succeeded 6th Earl Chichester.

On 14 Nov 1926 Jocelyn Pelham 6th Earl Chichester 1871-1926 (55) died. His son Francis Pelham 7th Earl Chichester 1905-1926 (21) succeeded 7th Earl Chichester albeit dying some nine days later.

On 22 Nov 1926 Francis Pelham 7th Earl Chichester 1905-1926 (21) died of pneumonia. His brother John Pelham 8th Earl of Chichester 1912-1944 (14) succeeded 8th Earl 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 2nd Earl Cholmondeley in Cheshire, 2nd Viscount Malpas in Cheshire, 3rd Viscount Cholmondley of Kells in County Meath, 2nd Baron Cholmondeley Nampwich in Cheshire. Elisabeth van Ruytenburgh Countess Cholmondeley 1680-1721 by marriage Countess Cholmondeley 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 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 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 25 Apr 1791 George Cholmondeley 1st Marquess Cholmondeley 1749-1827 (41) and Georgina Charlotte Bertie Marchioness Cholmondeley 1761-1838 (29) were married. Georgina Charlotte Bertie Marchioness Cholmondeley 1761-1838 (29) by marriage Countess Cholmondeley in Cheshire.

On 10 Apr 1827 George Cholmondeley 1st Marquess Cholmondeley 1749-1827 (77) died. His son George Cholmondeley 2nd Marquess Cholmondeley 1792-1870 (35) succeeded 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. His brother William Cholmondeley 3rd Marquess Cholmondeley 1800-1884 (70) succeeded 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 Clare

On 02 Nov 1624 John Holles 1st Earl Clare 1564-1637 (60) was created 1st Earl Clare. Anne Stanhope Countess Clare 1576-1651 (48) by marriage Countess Clare.

On 04 Sep 1626 John Holles 2nd Earl Clare 1595-1666 (31) and Elizabeth Vere Countess Clare were married (he was her second-cousin once-removed). Elizabeth Vere Countess Clare by marriage Countess Clare.

On 04 Oct 1637 John Holles 1st Earl Clare 1564-1637 (73) died. He was buried at St Mary's Church, Nottingham. His son John Holles 2nd Earl Clare 1595-1666 (42) succeeded 2nd Earl Clare.

On 02 Jan 1666 John Holles 2nd Earl Clare 1595-1666 (70) died. His son Gilbert Holles 3rd Earl Clare 1633-1689 (32) succeeded 3rd Earl Clare. Grace Pierrepoint Countess Clare by marriage Countess Clare.

On 16 Jan 1689 Gilbert Holles 3rd Earl Clare 1633-1689 (55) died. His son John Holles 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne 1662-1711 (27) succeeded 4th Earl Clare.

In 1851 Richard Hobart Fitzgibbon 3rd Earl Clare 1793-1864 (58) succeeded 3rd Earl Clare.

Earl Clarendon

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 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 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 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 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. 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. His son George Herbert Hyde Villiers 6th Earl Clarendon 1877-1955 (37) succeeded 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 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 Clinton

On 05 Jul 1746 Hugh Fortescue 1st Earl Clinton 1696-1751 (50) was created 1st Earl Clinton, 1st Baron Fortescue of Castle Hill.

Earl Coningsbury

On 30 Apr 1719 Thomas Coningsby 1st Earl Coningsby 1656-1729 (62) was created 1st Earl Coningsbury. Frances Jones Countess Coningsbury 1673-1716 by marriage Countess Coningsbury.

In 1687 Willem Wissing Painter 1656-1687 (31). Portrait of Frances Jones Countess Coningsbury 1673-1716 (14) and Catherine Jones 1672-1740 (15).

Earl Connaught

On 19 Nov 1764 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (20) was created 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh and 1st Earl Connaught.

In 1775 Thomas Gainsborough Painter 1727-1788 (47). Portrait of William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (31).

Around 1804. John Opie Painter 1761-1807 (42). Portrait of William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (60).

On 25 Aug 1805 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (61) died. His son William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1776-1834 (29) succeeded 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh, 2nd Earl Connaught.

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 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 (2C 1072)

In 1072 Robert Mortain Count Mortain, 1st Earl Cornwall 1031-1090 (41) was created 1st Earl Cornwall (2C 1072).

In 1090 Robert Mortain Count Mortain, 1st Earl Cornwall 1031-1090 (59) died. His son William Mortain Count Mortain, 2nd Earl Cornwall 1083-1140 (6) succeeded Count Mortain (Mortagne) and 2nd Earl Cornwall (2C 1072).

William Mortain Count Mortain, 2nd Earl Cornwall 1083-1140 forfeit 2nd Earl Cornwall (2C 1072).

Earl Cornwall (3C 1141)

Earl Cornwall (4C 1225)

In 1225 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (15) was created 1st Earl Cornwall (4C 1225).

On 30 Mar 1231 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (22) and Isabel Marshal Countess Cornwall, Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford 1200-1240 (30) were married at Fawley. Isabel Marshal Countess Cornwall, Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford 1200-1240 (30) by marriage Countess Cornwall (4C 1225).

On 23 Nov 1243 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (34) and Sanchia Provence Queen Consort Germany 1228-1261 (15) were married at Westminster Abbey. Sanchia Provence Queen Consort Germany 1228-1261 (15) by marriage Countess Cornwall (4C 1225).

On 16 Jun 1269 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (60) and Beatrice Falkenburg Countess Cornwall were married at Kaiserslautern. Beatrice Falkenburg Countess Cornwall by marriage Countess Cornwall (4C 1225).

On 02 Apr 1272 Richard Cornwall 1st Earl Cornwall 1209-1272 (63) died at Berkhamsted Castle. He was buried at Hailes Abbey, Winchcombe. His son Edmund "Almain" Cornwall 2nd Earl Cornwall 1249-1300 (22) succeeded 2nd Earl Cornwall (4C 1225). Margaret Clare Countess Cornwall by marriage Countess Cornwall (4C 1225).

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 Cornwall (6C 1330)

In 1330 John of Eltham 1st Earl Cornwall 1316-1336 (13) was created 1st Earl Cornwall (6C 1330).

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 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 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 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 5th Earl Cornwallis.

Earl Coventry

In 1697 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (68) was created 1st Earl Coventry. Elizabeth Grimes Countess Coventry by marriages 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 2nd Earl Coventry, 6th Baron Coventry. Anne Somerset Countess Coventry 1673-1763 (25) by marriage Countess Coventry. He was buried in St Mary Magdalene's Church, Crome D'Abitot.
Monument in St Mary the Virgin Church, Elmley. The Monument was commissioned by his second wife but rejected by his son. She was, apparently, somewhat imaginative in describing her provenance to the point that the second Earl (37), son of the first Earl's first wife, refused to have the. Monument erected over his father's remains.
High quality. Monument including a white marble figure of the Earl Elbow reclining on a deep chest in front of a lengthy inscription and under an arch crowned with armorial bearings. Large sub-figures flank the chest and the armorial bearings. Earl's coronet. Signed by William Stanton Sculptor 1639-1705 (60).

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

On 28 Jan 1712 Thomas Coventry 3rd Earl Coventry 1702-1712 (9) died at Eton College. His brother Gilbert Coventry 4th Earl Coventry 1702-1719 (10) succeeded 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 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 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 1745 Jean-Etienne Liotard 1702-1789 (42). Portrait of Maria Gunning Countess Coventry 1732-1760 (12).

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 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 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 9th Earl Coventry.

Times Newspaper Marriages. 25 Jan 1865. 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, Mayfair. At 2 o'clock the newly-wedded couple took their departure for Croome Court, tbe Earl of Coventry's (26) seat, near Upton, there to pass the honeymoon. At Croome Pirton and Severn Stoke, 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 were 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 succeeded 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. He was buried at Draycott. His son William Henry Wellesley 2nd Earl Cowley 1834-1895 (49) succeeded 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. His son Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley 1866-1919 (29) succeeded 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. His son Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley 1890-1962 (28) succeeded 4th Earl Cowley (1C 1857), 4th Viscount Dangan of Meath (1C 1857), 5th Baron Cowley (1C 1828).

Earl Cowper

On 18 Mar 1718 William Cowper 1st Earl Cowper 1665-1723 (53) was created 1st Earl Cowper for having suppressed the Jacobite rebellion of 1715.

Before 1723 Johnathan "The Elder" Richardson Painter 1667-1745. Portrait of William Cowper 1st Earl Cowper 1665-1723.

On 10 Oct 1723 William Cowper 1st Earl Cowper 1665-1723 (58) died. His son William Clavering-Cowper 2nd Earl Cowper 1709-1764 (14) succeeded 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 3rd Earl Cowper. Hannah Anna Gore 3rd Countess Cowper by marriage 3rd Countess Cowper.

Before 1789 Johan Joseph Zoffany Painter 1733-1810. Portrait of George Nassau Clavering-Cowper 3rd Earl Cowper 1738-1789.

1765. Anton Raphael Mengs Painter 1728-1779 (36). Portrait of George Nassau Clavering-Cowper 3rd Earl Cowper 1738-1789 (26).

On 22 Dec 1789 George Nassau Clavering-Cowper 3rd Earl Cowper 1738-1789 (51) died. His son Peter Leopold Louis Francis Nassau Clavering-Cowper 5th Earl Cowper 1778-1837 (11) succeeded 4th Earl Cowper.

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

On 20 Jul 1805 Peter Leopold Louis Francis Nassau Clavering-Cowper 5th 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 5th Earl Cowper 1778-1837 (59) died. His son George Augustus Frederick Cowper 6th Earl Cowper 1806-1856 (30) succeeded 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 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 Craven

Earl Cromer Norfolk (1C 1901)

On Aug 1901 Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk 1841-1917 (60) was created 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk (1C 1901). Katherine Georgina Louisa Thynne Countess Cromer Norfolk 1865-1933 (36) by marriage Countess Cromer Norfolk (1C 1901).

On 29 Jan 1917 Evelyn Baring 1st Earl Cromer Norfolk 1841-1917 (75) died. His son Rowland Baring 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk 1877-1953 (39) succeeded 2nd Earl Cromer Norfolk (1C 1901). Ruby Florence Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound Countess Cromer Norfolk 1886-1961 (30) by marriage Countess Cromer Norfolk (1C 1901).

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 of Carlisle Castle.
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 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 of 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 Countess Cumberland 1519-1547 (6) were married (he was her half third-cousin) at Bridewell Palace. .

On 22 Apr 1542 Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (49) died. He was buried at Holy Trinity Church, Skipton, West Riding. His son Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (25) succeeded 2nd Earl Cumberland, 12th Baron Clifford, 12th Lord Skipton. Eleanor Brandon Countess Cumberland 1519-1547 (23).

After 1547 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland 1521-1581 were married. Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland 1521-1581 by marriage Countess Cumberland.

On Jan 1570 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (53) died. His son George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (11) succeeded 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 1577 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (18) and Margaret Russell Countess Cumberland 1560-1616 (16) 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 (16) by marriage Countess Cumberland.

In 1583 Mid-Seventeeth Century copy.Unknown Artist. Portrait of Margaret Russell Countess Cumberland 1560-1616 (22).

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 4th Earl Cumberland. His daughter Anne Clifford Countess Dorset, Countess Pembroke 1590-1676 (15) succeeded 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 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 extinct. His daughter Elizabeth Clifford Countess Burlington 1613-1691 (30) succeeded 2nd Baron Clifford.