BIOGRAPHY OF FREDERICK PONSONBY 3RD EARL BESSBOROUGH 1758-1844

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: PONSONBY

Descent English Royalty: 12G Grandson Henry IV King England

Descent French Royalty: 15G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

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

EVENTS

On 24 Jan 1758 Frederick Ponsonby 3rd Earl Bessborough was born to William Ponsonby 2nd Earl Bessborough (54) and Caroline Cavendish (38)

On 27 Nov 1780 Frederick Ponsonby 3rd Earl Bessborough (22) and Henrietta Frances Spencer (19) were married

On 31 Aug 1781 John Ponsonby 4th Earl Bessborough was born to Frederick Ponsonby 3rd Earl Bessborough (23) and Henrietta Frances Spencer (20)

On 06 Jul 1783 Frederick Cavendish Ponsonby was born to Frederick Ponsonby 3rd Earl Bessborough (25) and Henrietta Frances Spencer (22)

On 13 Nov 1785 Caroline Ponsonby was born to Frederick Ponsonby 3rd Earl Bessborough (27) and Henrietta Frances Spencer (24)

On 31 Jul 1787 William Francis Spencer Ponsonby 1st Baron Mauley was born to Frederick Ponsonby 3rd Earl Bessborough (29) and Henrietta Frances Spencer (26)

On 11 Mar 1793 Frederick Ponsonby 3rd Earl Bessborough (35) succeeded 3rd Earl Bessborough

On 03 Feb 1844 Frederick Ponsonby 3rd Earl Bessborough (86) died

ANCESTRY

Father: William Ponsonby 2nd Earl Bessborough

GrandFather: Brabazon Ponsonby 1st Earl Bessborough

1G GrandFather: William Ponsonby 1st Viscount Duncannon

2G GrandFather: John Ponsonby

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Folliot

3G GrandFather: Henry Folliot

3G GrandMother: Anne Strode

4G GrandFather: William Strode

1G GrandMother: Mary Moore

2G GrandFather: Randle Moore

3G GrandFather: Charles Moore 2nd Viscount Moore

GrandMother: Sarah Margetson

1G GrandFather: James Margetson

1G GrandMother: Alice Caulfeild

2G GrandFather: William Caulfeild 1st Viscount Charlemont

Mother: Caroline Cavendish (11G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire (10G Grandson Henry IV King England)

1G GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire

4G GrandFather: William Cavendish 2nd Earl Devonshire

4G GrandMother: Christian Bruce

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Howard (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Mary Butler (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Butler (10G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Poyntz (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston

1G GrandMother: Rachel Russell (9G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: William Russell (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford (13G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Brydges (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne Carr (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Carr 1st Earl Somerset

4G GrandMother: Frances Howard (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Rachel Wriothesley (8G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon (6G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

3G GrandMother: Rachel Massue

GrandMother: Catherine Hoskyns