Biography of George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds 1828-1895

On 11 Aug 1828 George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds was born to George Godolphin Osborne 8th Duke Leeds (age 26) and Harriet Emma Arundel Stewart Duchess Leeds (age 27).

On 28 Oct 1852 [his mother] Harriet Emma Arundel Stewart Duchess Leeds (age 52) died.

On 16 Jan 1861 George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 32) and Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 24) were married. He the son of George Godolphin Osborne 8th Duke Leeds (age 58) and Harriet Emma Arundel Stewart Duchess Leeds. They were half first cousins.

On 04 Nov 1861 [his son] George Frederick Osborne Osborne was born to George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 33) and [his wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 24). Coefficient of inbreeding 3.94%.

On 06 Nov 1861 [his son] George Frederick Osborne Osborne died.

On 18 Sep 1862 [his son] George Godolphin Osborne 10th Duke Leeds was born to George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 34) and [his wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 25). Coefficient of inbreeding 3.94%.

On 11 Mar 1864 [his son] Francis Granville Godolphin Osborne was born to George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 35) and [his wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 27). Coefficient of inbreeding 3.94%.

On 21 Jun 1865 [his sister-in-law] Alice Charlotte Pitt-Rivers (age 23) died.

On 10 Apr 1866 [his son] Albert Edward Godolphin Osborne was born to George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 37) and [his wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 29). Coefficient of inbreeding 3.94%.

On 28 Apr 1866 [his father-in-law] George Pitt-Rivers 4th Baron Rivers (age 55) died. His son [his brother-in-law] Henry Peter Pitt-Rivers 5th Baron Rivers (age 17) succeeded 5th Baron Rivers of Sudeley Castle in Gloucestershire.

On 28 Jul 1867 [his daughter] Harriet Castalia Godolphin Osborne was born to George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 38) and [his wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 30). Coefficient of inbreeding 3.94%.

On 17 May 1869 [his daughter] Alice Susan Godolphin Osborne was born to George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 40) and [his wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 32). Coefficient of inbreeding 3.94%.

On 30 May 1870 [his daughter] Ada Charlotte Godolphin Osborne was born to George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 41) and [his wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 33). Coefficient of inbreeding 3.94%.

On 20 Feb 1872 [his daughter] Alexandra Louisa Godolphin Osborne was born to George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 43) and [his wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 35). Coefficient of inbreeding 3.94%.

On 08 Aug 1872 [his father] George Godolphin Osborne 8th Duke Leeds (age 70) died. His son George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 43) succeeded 9th Duke Leeds, 9th Earl of Danby, 9th Viscount Osborne, 9th Viscount Latimer, 9th Baron Osborne of Kinderton, 10th Baronet Osborne of Kiveton, 3rd Baron Godolphin of Farnham Royal in Buckinghamshire. [his wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 35) by marriage Duchess Leeds.

After 02 Jun 1875 [his sister-in-law] Constance Eilizabeth Pitt-Rivers (age 20) died.

On 08 Jun 1875 [his daughter] Constance Blanche Godolphin Godolphin Osborne was born to George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 46) and [his wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 38). Coefficient of inbreeding 3.94%.

On 13 Feb 1884 [his son] George Godolphin Osborne 10th Duke Leeds (age 21) and [his daughter-in-law] Katherine Frances Lambton Duchess Leeds 1862-1952 (age 21) were married. She the daughter of George Frederick D'Arcy Lambton 2nd Earl Durham 1828-1879 and Beatrix Frances Hamilton Countess Durham 1835-1871. He the son of George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds 1828-1895 (age 55) and Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 47). She a great x 5 granddaughter of King Charles II of England Scotland and Ireland.

In or before 1892 [his son-in-law] Henry Frederick Compton Cavendish (age 37) and [his daughter] Harriet Castalia Godolphin Osborne (age 24) were married. She the daughter of George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds 1828-1895 (age 63) and Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 55). They were third cousin once removed.

On 23 Dec 1895 George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds (age 67) died at Hornby Castle [Map]. His son [his son] George Godolphin Osborne 10th Duke Leeds (age 33) succeeded 10th Duke Leeds, 10th Earl of Danby, 10th Viscount Osborne, 10th Viscount Latimer, 10th Baron Osborne of Kinderton, 11th Baronet Osborne of Kiveton, 4th Baron Godolphin of Farnham Royal in Buckinghamshire. [his daughter-in-law] Katherine Frances Lambton Duchess Leeds 1862-1952 (age 33) by marriage Duchess Leeds.

Times Newspaper Obituaries. 24 Dec 1895. The Duke of Leeds (deceased) died at Hornby Castle [Map], yesterday morning at 5 o'clock. He recently contracted a severe chill, which led to an attack of bronchitis. He took to his bed about a week ago and gradually sank. George Godolphin Osborne, ninth Duke of Leeds (deceased) in the peerage of England, Marquis of Carmarthen, Earl of Danby, Viscount Latimer, and Baron Osbome of Kiveton, all in the peerage of England; Viscount Osbome and Viscount Dunblane in the peerage of Scotland; and Baron Godolphin of Paraham Royal, in the Peerage of the United Kingdom, a baronet, and a Prince or the Holy Roman Empire, was born in Paris in 1828, the eldest son of the [his father] eighth duke. He married, in 1861, the Hon. [his former wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt (age 58), daughter of the [his former father-in-law] fourth Baron Rivers, who was born in 1836 and was Lady of the Bedchamber to the Princess of Wales from 1863 to 1873. He was appointed captain in the North Yorks Militia in 1852, and resigued in 1859, but was reappoined in 1861. He succeeded to the family honours in 1872, and has issue living three sons and five daughters. The family descends from Sir Edward Osborne, knight, who was Vice-President of the Council of the North in 1629 and Lieutenant-General of the forces raised there against the Parliamentary Army in 1841. His son was Treasurer of the Navy and Lord High Chancellor, and as Earl of Danby was impeeched by the Commons in 1679. The fifth duke married Amelia, in her own right Baroness Conyers, but this title left the main line in 1859 on the death of the seventh duke. The late duke was nephew of the late Rev. Lord Sydney Godolphin Osborne, who wrote much over the familiar signature "S.G.O.," and brother of [his brother] Lord Francis George Godolphin Osborne (age 65), who was rector of Great Elm, but joined the Church of Rome in 1875. The Duke of Leeds is succeeded by his [his son] eldest surviving son (age 33), the Marquis of Carmarthen, who was born in 1862, was educated at Eton and Trinity College, Cambridge, and was formerly a lieutenant in the Yorkshire Hussars. Lord Carmarthen unsuccessfully contested the Newmarket Division of Cambridgeshire as a Conservative in 1886, and has sat since July, 1887, for the Brixton Division of Lambeth, in which constituency his sucoession to the peerage now creates a vacancy. Lord Carmarthen was an assistant Private Secretary to the Secretary for the Colonies (Lord Knutsford) from 1886 to 1888. He was appointed Treasurer of the Household on the formation of the present Ministry. He married, in 1884, [his daughter-in-law] Lady Katherine Frances Lambton (age 33), daughter of the second Earl of Durham, and has issue four daughters.

On 26 Oct 1896 [his former wife] Fanny Georgiana Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (age 59) died.

Family Trees of George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds 1828-1895

Paternal Family Tree: Osborne

Maternal Family Tree: Anna Maria Mordaunt 1771

Descendants Family Trees:

Royal Ancestors of George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds 1828-1895

Kings Wessex: Great x 23 Grand Son of King Edmund "Ironside" I of England

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 20 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 26 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 21 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

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

Kings Scotland: Great x 17 Grand Son of Robert "The Bruce" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 19 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 14 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved Mad" VI King France

Ancestors of George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds 1828-1895

Great x 4 Grandfather: Peregrine Osborne 2nd Duke Leeds 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: Peregrine Osborne 3rd Duke Leeds 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother:

Great x 2 Grandfather: Thomas Osborne 4th Duke Leeds 12 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 1 Grandfather: Francis Osborne 5th Duke Leeds 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: Sidney Godolphin 1st Earl Godolphin 8 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: Francis Godolphin 2nd Earl Godolphin 9 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Margaret Blagge

Great x 2 Grandmother: Mary Godolphin Duchess Leeds -1764 10 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: John Churchill 1st Duke of Marlborough 14 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Henrietta Churchill 2nd Duchess of Marlborough 15 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

GrandFather: Francis Osborne 1st Baron Godolphin 5 x Great Grand Son of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 4 Grandfather: John Darcy 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: Robert Darcy 3rd Earl Holderness 1681-1721 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Bridget Sutton 13 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 2 Grandfather: Robert Darcy 4th Earl Holderness 1718-1778 3 x Great Grand Son of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 4 Grandfather: 9 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Frederica Schomberg Countess Holderness and Fitzwalter 2 x Great Grand Daughter of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 4 Grandmother: Karoline von der Pfalz Great Grand Daughter of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 1 Grandmother: Amelia Darcy 12th Baroness Darcy 9th Baroness Conyers 4 x Great Grand Daughter of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Father: George Godolphin Osborne 8th Duke Leeds 6 x Great Grand Son of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 4 Grandfather: Robert Eden 1st Baronet

Great x 3 Grandfather: John Eden 2nd Baronet

Great x 4 Grandmother: Margaret Lambton

Great x 2 Grandfather: Robert Eden 3rd Baronet

Great x 4 Grandfather: Mark Shafto of Whitworth in County Durham

Great x 3 Grandmother: Catherine Shafto

Great x 1 Grandfather: William Eden 1st Baron Auckland

GrandMother: Elizabeth Charlotte Eden Baroness Godolphin

Great x 4 Grandfather: Gilbert Elliot 1st Baronet

Great x 3 Grandfather: Gilbert Elliot 2nd Baronet

Great x 2 Grandfather: Gilbert Elliot 3rd Baronet

Great x 4 Grandfather: Robert Steuart 1st Baronet

Great x 3 Grandmother: Helen Steuart

Great x 1 Grandmother: Eleanor Elliot

George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds 1828-1895 7 x Great Grand Son of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 4 Grandfather: William Leveson-Gower 4th Baronet

Great x 3 Grandfather: John Leveson-Gower 1st Baron Gower

Great x 4 Grandmother: Jane Granville Baroness Gower

Great x 2 Grandfather: John Leveson-Gower 1st Earl Gower 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: John Manners 1st Duke Rutland 8 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Catherine Manners Baroness Gower 9 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Catherine Noel Duchess Rutland 11 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 1 Grandfather: Granville Leveson-Gower 1st Marquess Stafford 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: Robert Pierrepont 9 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: Evelyn Pierrepont 1st Duke Kingston upon Hull 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Elizabeth Evelyn

Great x 2 Grandmother: Evelyn Pierrepont Baroness Gower 9 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: William Feilding 2nd Earl Desmond 3rd Earl Denbigh 1640-1685 7 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Mary Fielding Countess Kingston upon Hull 1668-1697 8 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Mary Carey Countess Desmond and Denbigh 1632-1682 8 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

GrandFather: Granville Leveson-Gower 1st Earl Granville 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: James Stewart 5th Earl Galloway 1670-1746 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Mary Douglas Countess Galloway 9 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 2 Grandfather: Alexander Stewart 6th Earl Galloway 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: Alexander Montgomerie 9th Earl Eglinton 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Catherine Montgomerie Countess Galloway 11 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Margaret Cochrane

Great x 1 Grandmother: Susanna Stewart Marchioness Stafford -1805 12 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 2 Grandmother: 12 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Mother: Harriet Emma Arundel Stewart Duchess Leeds 11 x Great Grand Daughter of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 4 Grandfather: Robert Spencer 2nd Earl of Sunderland 9 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: Charles Spencer 3rd Earl of Sunderland 10 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Anne Digby Countess Sunderland 9 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 2 Grandfather: John Spencer 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: John Churchill 1st Duke of Marlborough 14 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Anne Churchill Countess Sunderland 1683-1716 15 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 1 Grandfather: John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 9 x Great Grand Son of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 4 Grandfather: George Carteret 1st Baron Carteret 12 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: John Carteret 2nd Earl Granville 13 x Great Grand Son of King Edward "Longshanks" I of England

Great x 2 Grandmother: Georgiana Caroline Carteret 1716-1780 8 x Great Grand Daughter of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 4 Grandfather: Robert Worsley 4th Baronet 9 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Frances Worsley Countess Granville 1693-1743 7 x Great Grand Daughter of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 4 Grandmother: Frances Thynne 6 x Great Grand Daughter of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

GrandMother: Henrietta Frances Spencer Countess Bessborough 1761-1821 10 x Great Grand Daughter of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 4 Grandfather: Newdigate Poyntz 11 x Great Grand Son of King Henry III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: William Poyntz 12 x Great Grand Son of King Henry III of England

Great x 2 Grandfather: Stephen Poyntz 13 x Great Grand Son of King Henry III of England

Great x 1 Grandmother: Margaret Georgiana Poyntz Countess Spencer 11 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandfather: John Mordaunt 1st Viscount Mordaunt 8 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: Lewis Mordaunt 9 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Elizabeth Carey Viscountess Mordaunt 8 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 2 Grandmother: Anna Maria Mordaunt 10 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England