Paternal Family Tree


10Great Grandson Henry of Bolingbroke IV King England


30 Sep 1710 born at Streatham

23 Oct 1732 [22] succeeded 4th Duke Bedford (6C 1694)

23 Oct 1732 [22] succeeded 4th Marquess Tavistock

11 Oct 1731 [21] married Diana Spencer

married Gertrude Leveson-Gower

05 Jan 1771 [61] died at Woburn

buried at Bedford Chapel


Mother: Diana Spencer (11G GD Edward III)

Third Cousin (Common Ancestors: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford and Catherine Brydes)

John Russell 06 Nov 1732 [Father: 22] [Mother: 22]

Mother: Gertrude Leveson-Gower (10G GD Edward III)

Francis Russell 27 Sep 1739 [Father: 28]

Caroline Russell Jan 1743 [Father: 32]


Father: Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford (9G GS Henry IV)

Grandfather: William Russell (10G GS Edward III)

1G Grandfather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford (9G GS Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford (13G GS Henry II)

3G Grandfather: William Russell 1st Baron Russel Thornhaugh (12G GS Henry II)

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Long

2G Grandmother: Catherine Brydges (8G GD Edward III)

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

3G Grandmother: Frances Clinton (9G GD Edward I)

1G Grandmother: Anne Carr (9G GD Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Robert Carr 1st Earl Somerset

3G Grandfather: Thomas Kerr

2G Grandmother: Frances Howard (8G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk (7G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Catherine Knyvet (9G GD Edward I)

Grandmother: Rachel Wriothesley (8G GD Henry IV)

1G Grandfather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton (7G GS Henry IV)

2G Grandfather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton (7G GS Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Henry Wriothesley 2nd Earl Southampton

3G Grandmother: Mary Browne (6G GD Edward III)

2G Grandmother: Elizabeth Vernon (6G GD Henry IV)

3G Grandfather: John Vernon (5G GS Henry IV)

1G Grandmother: Rachel Massue

Mother: Elizabeth Howland