Biography of Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley 1890-1962

On 17 Dec 1889 [his father] Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley (age 23) and [his mother] Violet Neville Countess Cowley 1866-1910 (age 23) were married at St George's Church, Hanover Square. She the daughter of William Neville 1st Marquess Abergavenny (age 63) and . He the son of William Henry Wellesley 2nd Earl Cowley 1834-1895 (age 55) and (age 50).

On 25 Dec 1890 Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley was born to Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley (age 24) and Violet Neville Countess Cowley 1866-1910 (age 24).

On 28 Feb 1895 [his grandfather] William Henry Wellesley 2nd Earl Cowley 1834-1895 (age 60) died at Shute Manor Draycott, Wiltshire. His son [his father] Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley (age 29) succeeded 3rd Earl Cowley, 3rd Viscount Dangan of Meath, 4th Baron Cowley. [his mother] Violet Neville Countess Cowley 1866-1910 (age 28) by marriage Countess Cowley.

On 14 Dec 1905 [his father] Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley (age 39) and [his step-mother] Millicent Florence Eleanor Wilson Countess Cowley 1872-1952 (age 33) were married at Colombo. She by marriage Countess Cowley. He the son of William Henry Wellesley 2nd Earl Cowley 1834-1895 and (age 66). They were third cousins.

On 28 Mar 1910 [his mother] Violet Neville Countess Cowley 1866-1910 (age 43) died.

In 1913 [his father] Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley (age 46) and [his step-mother] Millicent Florence Eleanor Wilson Countess Cowley 1872-1952 (age 40) were divorced. She cited "his desertion and misconduct with Mrs. Geoffrey Charles Buxton". Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley (age 46) had been named as a correspondent in the divorce suite of Geoffrey Charles Buxton against his wife.

On 19 Jan 1914 [his father] Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley (age 48) and [his step-mother] Clare Florence Mary Stapleton Countess Cowley 1879-1949 (age 35) were married. She by marriage Countess Cowley. He the son of William Henry Wellesley 2nd Earl Cowley 1834-1895 and (age 74).

On 15 Jan 1919 [his father] Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley (age 53) died at Chippenham, Wiltshire [Map]. His son Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley (age 28) succeeded 4th Earl Cowley, 4th Viscount Dangan of Meath, 5th Baron Cowley.

In 1921 [his son] Denis Wellesley 5th Earl Cowley 1921-1968 was born to Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley (age 30).

On 30 Jun 1934 [his son] Garret Wellesley 7th Earl Cowley 1934-2016 was born to Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley (age 43).

On 29 Aug 1962 Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley (age 71) died. His son [his son] Denis Wellesley 5th Earl Cowley 1921-1968 (age 41) succeeded 5th Earl Cowley, 5th Viscount Dangan of Meath, 6th Baron Cowley.

Family Trees of Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley 1890-1962

Paternal Family Tree: Colley

Royal Ancestors of Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley 1890-1962

Kings Wessex: Great x 25 Grand Son of King Edmund "Ironside" I of England

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 22 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 28 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 23 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 16 Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Kings Scotland: Great x 21 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 22 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 18 Grand Son of Philip "The Fair" IV King France

Ancestors of Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley 1890-1962

Great x 3 Grandfather: Garrett Wellesley 1st Earl Mornington

Great x 4 Grandmother: Elizabeth Sale

Great x 2 Grandfather: Henry Wellesley 1st Baron Cowley

Great x 1 Grandfather: Henry Richard Charles Wellesley 1st Earl Cowley 19 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: Charles Cadogan 2nd Baron Cadogan

Great x 3 Grandfather: Charles Sloane Cadogan 1st Earl Cadogan

Great x 4 Grandmother: Elizabeth Sloane Baroness Cadogan

Great x 2 Grandmother: Charlotte Cadogan Marchioness Anglesey 18 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: Charles Churchill 16 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Mary Churchill Countess Cadogan 1758- 17 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Maria Walpole

GrandFather: William Henry Wellesley 2nd Earl Cowley 1834-1895 20 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Father: Henry Arthur Mornington Wellesley 3rd Earl Cowley 21 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 1 Grandfather: Lieutenant-Colonel Thomas Peers Williams

GrandMother:

Great x 2 Grandfather: Anthony Bacon of Elcott in Berksshire

Great x 1 Grandmother: Emily Bacon

Christian Arthur Wellesley 4th Earl Cowley 1890-1962 16 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: William Neville 16th and 14th Baron Bergavenny 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: George Neville 1st Earl Abergavenny 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Katherine Tatton Baroness Bergavenny

Great x 2 Grandfather: Henry Neville 2nd Earl Abergavenny 1755-1843 12 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: Thomas "Turk" Pelham 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Henrietta Pelham Baroness Bergavenny 11 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 1 Grandfather: William Neville 4th Earl Abergavenny 1792-1868 13 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: John Robinson

Great x 2 Grandmother:

GrandFather: William Neville 1st Marquess Abergavenny 14 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 2 Grandfather: Ralph Leeke

Great x 1 Grandmother:

Mother: Violet Neville Countess Cowley 1866-1910 15 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

GrandMother: