BIOGRAPHY OF CHANDOS LEIGH 1ST BARON LEIGH 1791-1850

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: LEIGH

EVENTS

On 27 Jun 1791 Chandos Leigh 1st Baron Leigh was born to James Henry Leigh of Adlestrop (26)

On 17 Jan 1824 William Henry Leigh 2nd Baron Leigh was born to Chandos Leigh 1st Baron Leigh (32)

In 1828 Mary Leigh was born to Chandos Leigh 1st Baron Leigh (36) at Stoneleigh

In 1839 Chandos Leigh 1st Baron Leigh (47) was created 1st Baron Leigh of Stoneleigh in Warwickshire (2C 1839)

After 1850. Monument to Chandos Leigh 1st Baron Leigh. An elaborate recess in late C14 Gothic style constructed in 1850 for alabaster table tomb; unclear as to why the effigy was not installed.[Monument to Chandos Leigh]

On 27 Sep 1850 Chandos Leigh 1st Baron Leigh (59) died

ANCESTRY

Father: James Henry Leigh of Adlestrop

GrandFather: James Leigh

1G GrandFather: William Leigh of Adlestrop and Longborough

2G GrandFather: Theophilus Leigh

3G GrandFather: William Leigh

4G GrandFather: William Leigh

GrandMother: Catherine Brydges

1G GrandFather: John Brydges

2G GrandFather: James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos

3G GrandFather: James Brydges 8th Baron Chandos

4G GrandFather: John Brydges

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Barnard

2G GrandMother: Mary Lake

3G GrandFather: Thomas Lake

4G GrandFather: Lancelot Lake

4G GrandMother: Frances Cheeke

1G GrandMother: Catherine Tollemache

2G GrandFather: Lionel Tollemache