BIOGRAPHY OF EDWARD RUSSELL 1ST EARL ORFORD 1653-1727

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: RUSSELL

Descent English Royalty: 10G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 18G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

In 1653 Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford was born to Edward Russell and Penelope Hill

On 30 Jun 1688 Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford (35) signed during the Invitation to William from the Immortal Seven

On Nov 1691 Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford (38) and Margaret Russell (35) were married

After Nov 1691 Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford lived at 43 King Street

On 07 May 1697 Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford (44) was created 1st Earl Orford (1C 1697) by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland (46) in recognition of Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford (44) 's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William from the Immortal Seven.

On 26 Nov 1727 Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford (74) died at 43 King Street

After 26 Nov 1727 Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford was buried at Bedford Chapel

ANCESTRY

Father: Edward Russell (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

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

1G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Baron Russel Thornhaugh (12G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford

3G GrandFather: John Russell 1st Earl Bedford

4G GrandFather: James Russell

4G GrandMother: Alice Wise

3G GrandMother: Anne Sapcote

2G GrandMother: Margaret St John (11G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John St John (10G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John St John (9G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Sybil Unknown

3G GrandMother: Margaret Waldegrave

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Long

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

1G GrandFather: Giles Brydges 3rd Baron Chandos (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Brydges 1st Baron Chandos

4G GrandFather: Giles Brugge 6th Baron Chandos

4G GrandMother: Isabel Baynham

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Grey 9th Baron Grey Wilton (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Florence Hastings (11G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Dorothy Braye

3G GrandFather: Edmund Braye 1st Baron Braye

1G GrandMother: Frances Clinton (9G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Clinton 8th Baron Clinton (9G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Clinton 7th Baron Clinton (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Morgan

3G GrandMother: Jane Poynings (7G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward Poynings (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Ursula Stourton

3G GrandFather: William Stourton 7th Baron Stourton

Mother: Penelope Hill