BIOGRAPHY OF HENRY DIGBY 7TH BARON DIGBY, 1ST EARL DIGBY 1731-1793

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: DIGBY

Descent English Royalty: 11G Grandson Henry IV King England

Descent French Royalty: 14G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 21G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 21 Jul 1731 Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby was born to Edward Digby (38)

In 1755 Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (23) was elected as MP Ludgershall

On 30 Nov 1757 Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (26) succeeded 7th Baron Digby of Geashill in County Offaly

In 1761 Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (29) was elected as MP Wells

In 1765 Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (33) was created 1st Baron Digby of Sherbourne in Dorset

On 18 Jan 1772 Charlotte Digby was born to Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (40)

On 06 Jan 1773 Edward Digby 2nd Earl Digby, 8th Baron Digby was born to Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (41)

On 12 May 1774 Henry Digby was born to Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (42)

On 10 Apr 1775 Robert Digby was born to Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (43)

On 24 Jun 1776 Stephen Digby was born to Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (44)

In 1790 Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (58) was created 1st Earl Digby

On 25 Sep 1793 Henry Digby 7th Baron Digby, 1st Earl Digby (62) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Edward Digby (10G Grandson Henry IV King England)

GrandFather: William Digby 5th Baron Digby (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Kildare Digby 2nd Baron Digby (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Robert Digby 1st Baron Digby (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Digby

4G GrandFather: George Digby

4G GrandMother: Abigail Heveningham

3G GrandMother: Lettice Fitzgerald (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Gerald Fitzgerald Baron Offaly (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Knollys (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Sarah Boyle

3G GrandFather: Richard Boyle 1st Earl Cork

3G GrandMother: Catherine Fenton

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Fenton

GrandMother: Jane Noel (9G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

1G GrandFather: Edward Noel 1st Earl Gainsborough

2G GrandFather: Baptist Noel 3rd Viscount Campden

3G GrandFather: Edward Noel 2nd Viscount Campden

4G GrandFather: Andrew Noel

4G GrandMother: Mabel Harrington

3G GrandMother: Juliana Hicks 2nd Viscountess Campden

4G GrandFather: Baptist Hicks 1st Viscount Campden

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth May

2G GrandMother: Hester Wotton

3G GrandFather: Thomas Wotton 2nd Baron Wotton

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Wriothesley (8G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 2nd Earl Southampton

4G GrandMother: Mary Browne (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon (6G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: John Vernon (5G Grandson Henry IV King England)

2G GrandMother: Rachel Massue