BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN RUSSELL 1ST EARL RUSSELL 1792-1878

Paternal Family Tree

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 18 Aug 1792 John Russell 1st Earl Russell was born to John Russell 6th Duke Bedford (26) and Georgiana Elizabeth Byng (24)

On 11 Apr 1835 John Russell 1st Earl Russell (42) and Adelaide Lister were married

On 10 Dec 1842 John Russell was born to John Russell 1st Earl Russell (50)

In 1861 John Russell 1st Earl Russell (68) was created 1st Earl Russell of Kingston Russell in Dorset

In 1862 John Russell 1st Earl Russell (69) was appointed 731st Knight Garter: Victoria

On 29 Jun 1865 John Russell 1st Earl Russell (72) was appointed as Prime Minister

On 28 May 1878 John Russell 1st Earl Russell (85) died

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)

2G GrandFather: John Russell 4th Duke Bedford (10G Grandson Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford (9G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: William Russell (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Anne Carr (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Rachel Wriothesley (8G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Henry IV King England)

5G GrandMother: Rachel Massue

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Howland

2G GrandMother: Gertrude Leveson-Gower (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

4G GrandFather: John Leveson-Gower 1st Baron Gower (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: William Leveson-Gower 4th Baronet Gower (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Jane Granville

4G GrandMother: Catherine Manners (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: John Manners 1st Duke Rutland (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Catherine Noel (13G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Evelyn Pierrepoint (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Evelyn 1st Duke Kingston upon Hull (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Pierrepoint (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Evelyn

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

5G GrandFather: William Feilding his father 2nd Earl Desmond, 3rd Earl Denbigh (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Mary Carey (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

2G GrandFather: William Anne Keppel 2nd Earl Albermarle

3G GrandFather: Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle

4G GrandFather: Oswald Keppel

3G GrandMother: Geertruid Johanna Quirina Van Der Duyn

4G GrandFather: Adam Van Der Duyn

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

3G GrandFather: Charles Lennox 1st Duke Richmond (Son Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland)

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

5G GrandFather: Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland (Son James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland)

5G GrandMother: Henrietta Maria Bourbon (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Louise Kéroualle 1st Duke Portsmouth

3G GrandMother: Anne Brudenell (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Francis Brudenell (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Brudenell 2nd Earl Cardigan (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G 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

2G GrandFather: George Byng 1st Viscount Torrington

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

2G GrandFather: John Boyle 5th Earl Cork (8G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Charles Boyle 4th Earl Cork

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil (7G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

4G GrandFather: John Cecil 5th Earl Exeter (6G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland)

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

5G GrandMother: Frances Manners (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

5G GrandFather: William Cavendish 3rd Earl Devonshire

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)