EDWARD RUSSELL 1ST EARL ORFORD

Paternal Family Tree: Russell

DESCENT

10G Grandson Edward III King England

12G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

EVENTS

1653 born to Edward Russell -1665 and Penelope Hill

30 Jun 1688 [35] signed at Invitation to William from the Immortal Seven

07 May 1697 [44] created 1st Earl Orford (1C 1697); by William of Orange III King England, Scotland and Ireland in recognition of Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William from the Immortal Seven.

Nov 1691 [38] married Margaret Russell

a Nov 1691 [38] lived at 43 King Street

26 Nov 1727 [74] died at 43 King Street

buried at Bedford Chapel

CHILDREN

ANCESTRY

Father: Edward Russell (9G GS Edward III)

GrandFather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford (13G GS Henry II)

2G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Baron Russel Thornhaugh (12G GS Henry II)

3G GrandFather: Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford

4G GrandFather: John Russell 1st Earl Bedford

4G GrandMother: Anne Sapcote

3G GrandMother: Margaret St John (11G GD Henry II)

4G GrandFather: John St John (10G GS Henry II)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Waldegrave

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Long

GrandMother: Catherine Brydges (8G GD Edward III)

2G GrandFather: Giles Brydges 3rd Baron Chandos of Sudeley (7G GS Edward III)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos of Sudeley (6G GS Edward III)

4G GrandFather: John Brydges 1st Baron Chandos of Sudeley

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey (5G GD Edward III)

3G GrandMother: Dorothy Bray

4G GrandFather: Edmund Bray 1st Baron Braye

2G GrandMother: Frances Clinton (9G GD Edward I)

3G GrandFather: Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln (8G GS Edward I)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Clinton 8th Baron Clinton (9G GS Edward I)

4G GrandMother: Jane Poynings (7G GD Edward I)

3G GrandMother: Ursula Stourton

4G GrandFather: William Stourton 7th Baron Stourton

Mother: Penelope Hill