BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM PONSONBY 2ND EARL BESSBOROUGH 1704-1793

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: PONSONBY

EVENTS

In 1704 William Ponsonby 2nd Earl Bessborough was born to Brabazon Ponsonby 1st Earl Bessborough (25) and Sarah Margetson (23)

On 05 Jul 1739 William Ponsonby 2nd Earl Bessborough (35) and Caroline Cavendish (20) were married

On 14 Oct 1742 Catherine Ponsonby was born to William Ponsonby 2nd Earl Bessborough (38) and Caroline Cavendish (23)

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

On 04 Jul 1758 William Ponsonby 2nd Earl Bessborough (54) succeeded 2nd Earl Bessborough

On 11 Mar 1793 William Ponsonby 2nd Earl Bessborough (89) died

Charlotte Ponsonby was born to William Ponsonby 2nd Earl Bessborough and Caroline Cavendish

ANCESTRY

Father: Brabazon Ponsonby 1st Earl Bessborough

GrandFather: William Ponsonby 1st Viscount Duncannon

1G GrandFather: John Ponsonby

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Folliot

2G GrandFather: Henry Folliot

2G GrandMother: Anne Strode

3G GrandFather: William Strode

GrandMother: Mary Moore

1G GrandFather: Randle Moore

2G GrandFather: Charles Moore 2nd Viscount Moore

Mother: Sarah Margetson

GrandFather: James Margetson

GrandMother: Alice Caulfeild

1G GrandFather: William Caulfeild 1st Viscount Charlemont