Biography of Major Peter Stuart Bligh 10th Earl of Darnley 1915-1980

On 25 Jun 1912 [his father] Esme Ivo Bligh 9th Earl of Darnley (age 25) and [his mother] Daphne Rachel Mulholland were married. He the son of Ivo Bligh 8th Earl Darnley 1859-1927 (age 53) and (age 52).

On 01 Oct 1915 Major Peter Stuart Bligh 10th Earl of Darnley was born to Esme Ivo Bligh 9th Earl of Darnley (age 28) and Daphne Rachel Mulholland.

On 11 Oct 1923 [his father] Esme Ivo Bligh 9th Earl of Darnley (age 37) and (age 22) were married. She by marriage Countess Darnley. He the son of Ivo Bligh 8th Earl Darnley 1859-1927 (age 64) and (age 63).

In 1927 [his grandfather] Ivo Bligh 8th Earl Darnley 1859-1927 (age 68) died. His son [his father] Esme Ivo Bligh 9th Earl of Darnley (age 40) succeeded 9th Earl Darnley.

In 1936 [his father] Esme Ivo Bligh 9th Earl of Darnley (age 49) and (age 35) were divorced.

On 30 Nov 1940 [his father] Esme Ivo Bligh 9th Earl of Darnley (age 54) and [his step-mother]  (age 24) were married. She by marriage Countess Darnley. The difference in their ages was 29 years. He the son of Ivo Bligh 8th Earl Darnley 1859-1927 and (age 80).

On 18 Jan 1948 [his mother] Daphne Rachel Mulholland died.

On 29 May 1955 [his father] Esme Ivo Bligh 9th Earl of Darnley (age 68) died. His son Major Peter Stuart Bligh 10th Earl of Darnley (age 39) succeeded 10th Earl Darnley, 19th Baron Clifton of Leighton Bromswold in Huntingdonshire.

On 15 Jun 1980 Major Peter Stuart Bligh 10th Earl of Darnley (age 64) died. His half brother [his half-brother] Adam Ivo Stuart Bligh 11th Earl of Darnley 1941-2017 (age 38) succeeded 11th Earl Darnley, 20th Baron Clifton of Leighton Bromswold in Huntingdonshire.

Family Trees of Major Peter Stuart Bligh 10th Earl of Darnley 1915-1980

Paternal Family Tree: Bligh

Royal Ancestors of Major Peter Stuart Bligh 10th Earl of Darnley 1915-1980

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 10 Grand Son of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Kings Scotland: Great x 19 Grand Son of Robert "The Bruce" I King Scotland

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

Kings France: Great x 16 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved Mad" VI King France

Ancestors of Major Peter Stuart Bligh 10th Earl of Darnley 1915-1980

Great x 4 Grandfather: John Bligh 3rd Earl Darnley 1719-1781 12 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: John Bligh 4th Earl Darnley 1767-1831 13 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 2 Grandfather: Edward Bligh 5th Earl Darnley 1795-1835 14 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 1 Grandfather: John Stuart Bligh 6th Earl Darnley 1827-1896 12 x Great Grand Son of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 4 Grandfather: John Parnell 2nd Baronet 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: Henry Parnell 1st Baron Congleton 12 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Laetitia Charlotte Brooke 12 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 2 Grandmother: Emma Jane Parnell Countess Darnley -1884 11 x Great Grand Daughter of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 3 Grandmother: Caroline Dawson Baroness Congleton 10 x Great Grand Daughter of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 4 Grandmother: Caroline Stuart Countess Portarlington 1762-1813 9 x Great Grand Daughter of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

GrandFather: Ivo Bligh 8th Earl Darnley 1859-1927 8 x Great Grand Son of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 4 Grandfather: Thomas Pelham 1st Earl Chichester 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandfather: Thomas Pelham 2nd Earl Chichester 12 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Anne Frankland Countess Chichester 1735-1813 12 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 2 Grandfather: Henry Pelham 3rd Earl Chichester 6 x Great Grand Son of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 4 Grandfather: Francis Osborne 5th Duke Leeds 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: Mary Henrietta Juliana Osborne Countess Chichester 1776-1862 5 x Great Grand Daughter of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 4 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

Great x 1 Grandmother: Harriet Mary Pelham Countess Darnley 1829-1905 7 x Great Grand Daughter of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 4 Grandfather: Robert Brudenell 7 x Great Grand Son of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 3 Grandfather: Robert Brudenell 6th Earl Cardigan 8 x Great Grand Son of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 4 Grandmother: Anne Bisshopp 11 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 2 Grandmother: Mary Brudenell Countess Chichester 1806-1867 9 x Great Grand Daughter of King Henry VII of England and Ireland

Great x 4 Grandfather: George John Cooke 11 x Great Grand Son of King Edward III of England

Great x 3 Grandmother: 12 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Great x 4 Grandmother: Penelope Bowyer of Harefield Park, London 12 x Great Grand Daughter of King Edward III of England

Father: Esme Ivo Bligh 9th Earl of Darnley 9 x Great Grand Son of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

Great x 1 Grandfather: John Stephen Morphy

GrandMother:

Major Peter Stuart Bligh 10th Earl of Darnley 1915-1980 10 x Great Grand Son of King James I of England and Ireland and VI of Scotland

GrandFather: Alfred John Mulholland

Mother: Daphne Rachel Mulholland

Great x 1 Grandfather: Llewellyn Traherne Bassett Saunderson

GrandMother: Mabel Charlotte Saunderson