BIOGRAPHY OF FRANCIS RUSSELL 7TH DUKE BEDFORD 1788-1861

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: RUSSELL

Descent English Royalty: 3G Grandson Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson Henry IV King France

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

EVENTS

On 13 May 1788 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford (21) and Georgiana Elizabeth Byng (20)

Around 1800 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford (11) educated at Westminster School

In 1808 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford (19) graduated at Trinity College

Before 01 Jul 1809 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford and Anna Maria Stanhope were married

On 01 Jul 1809 William Russell 8th Duke Bedford was born to Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford (21) and Anna Maria Stanhope (25)

On 20 Oct 1839 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford (51) succeeded 7th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 7th Marquess Tavistock

On 26 Mar 1847 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford (58) was appointed 702nd Knight Garter: Victoria

On 14 May 1861 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford (73) died

On 22 May 1861 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford was buried at Bedford Chapel

ANCESTRY

Father: John Russell 6th Duke Bedford (2G Grandson Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland)

GrandFather: Francis Russell (11G Grandson Henry IV King England)

1G GrandFather: John Russell 4th Duke Bedford (10G Grandson Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford (9G Grandson Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: William Russell (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Carr (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Rachel Wriothesley (8G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Rachel Massue

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Howland

1G GrandMother: Gertrude Leveson-Gower (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Leveson-Gower 1st Earl Gower (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Leveson-Gower 1st Baron Gower (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Leveson-Gower (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Jane Granville

3G GrandMother: Catherine Manners (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Manners 1st Duke Rutland (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Noel (13G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Evelyn Pierrepoint (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Evelyn 1st Duke Kingston upon Hull (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Pierrepoint (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Evelyn

3G GrandMother: Mary Feilding (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Feilding 2nd Earl Desmond, 3rd Earl Denbigh (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Mary Carey (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandMother: Elizabeth Keppel (1G Granddaughter Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland)

1G GrandFather: William Anne Keppel 2nd Earl Albermarle

2G GrandFather: Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle

3G GrandFather: Oswald Keppel

2G GrandMother: Geertruid Johanna Quirina Van Der Duyn

3G GrandFather: Adam Van Der Duyn

1G GrandMother: Anne Lennox 2nd Countess Albermarle (Granddaughter Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Charles Lennox 1st Duke Richmond (Son Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland (Son Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland (Son James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

4G GrandMother: Henrietta Maria Bourbon (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Louise Kéroualle 1st Duchess Portsmouth

2G GrandMother: Anne Brudenell (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Francis Brudenell (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Brudenell 2nd Earl Cardigan (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Anna Savage (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

Mother: Georgiana Elizabeth Byng (10G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

GrandFather: George Byng 4th Viscount Torrington

1G GrandFather: George Byng 3rd Viscount Torrington

2G GrandFather: George Byng 1st Viscount Torrington

GrandMother: Lucy Boyle (9G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

1G GrandFather: John Boyle 5th Earl Cork (8G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Charles Boyle 4th Earl Cork

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil (7G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: John Cecil 5th Earl Exeter (6G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: John Cecil 4th Earl Exeter (5G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

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

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

4G GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire

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