GENERAL

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Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 9G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 22G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 16 Oct 1797 James Brudenell 7th Earl Cardigan was born to Robert Brudenell 6th Earl Cardigan (28) and Penelope Cooke at Hambledon

On 14 Aug 1837 James Brudenell 7th Earl Cardigan (39) succeeded 7th Earl Cardigan

On 25 Oct 1854 James Brudenell 7th Earl Cardigan (57) led at Balaclava during the Charge of the Light Brigade

On 28 Mar 1868 James Brudenell 7th Earl Cardigan (70) died from injuries resulting from a fall from his horse.

After 28 Mar 1868 James Brudenell 7th Earl Cardigan was buried at Brudenell Vault

ANCESTRY

Father: Robert Brudenell 6th Earl Cardigan (8G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

GrandFather: Robert Brudenell (7G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: George Brudenell 3rd Earl Cardigan (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Francis Brudenell (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Brudenell 2nd Earl Cardigan (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Brudenell 1st Earl Cardigan

5G GrandMother: Mary Tresham (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Anna Savage (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Savage 1st Viscount Savage (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Darcy 2nd Earl Rivers (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Anna Savage (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Savage 1st Viscount Savage (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: John Savage 1st Baronet Savage (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Darcy 2nd Earl Rivers (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Darcy 1st Earl Rivers (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Mary Kitson

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bruce (6G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Bruce 3rd Earl Elgin, Earl Ailesbury (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Bruce 2nd Earl Elgin, 1st Earl Ailesbury (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Bruce 1st Earl Elgin

5G GrandMother: Anne Chichester (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Seymour (5G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Henry Seymour (4G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

5G GrandFather: William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset (3G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

5G GrandMother: Frances Devereux (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Mary Capell (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Arthur Capell 1st Baron Capell Hadham (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Morrison (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

Mother: Penelope Cooke

GrandFather: George John Cooke