WILLIAM RUSSELL 1ST DUKE BEDFORD

Paternal Family Tree: Russell

Maternal Family Tree: Ursula Stourton

DESCENT

9G Grandson Edward III King England

11G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

17G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Aug 1616 born to Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford 1593-1641 and Catherine Brydges 1580-1657

educated at Magdalen College

11 Jul 1637 [21] married Anne Carr

09 May 1641 [25] was appointed 5th Baron Russell

09 May 1641 [25] was appointed 5th Baron Russel Thornhaugh

29 May 1672 [56] was appointed 475th Knight Garter: Charles II

14 Feb 1689 [73] was appointed Privy Council

11 May 1694 [78] was created 1st Marquess Tavistock

09 May 1641 [25] succeeded 5th Earl Bedford (3C 1551)

11 May 1694 [78] was created 1st Duke Bedford (6C 1694)

13 Jun 1695 [79] was created 1st Baron Howland of Streatham

07 Sep 1700 [84] died at Bedford House

CHILDREN

Mother: Anne Carr (9G GD Edward III)

Francis Russell 1638-1678 [Father: 21] [Mother: 22]

William Russell 1638-1711 [Father: 22] [Mother: 22]

Edward Russell 1643-1714 [Father: 26] [Mother: 27]

Robert Russell 1645-1690 [Father: 28] [Mother: 29]

Anne Russell 1650-1657 [Father: 33] [Mother: 34]

James Russell 1651-1712 [Father: 34] [Mother: 35]

George Russell 1652-1692 [Father: 35] [Mother: 36]

Diana Russell 1652-1701 [Father: 35] [Mother: 36]

Catharine Russell

Margaret Russell 1656-1702 [Father: 40] [Mother: 40]

ANCESTRY

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

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

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 GD Henry II)

3G GrandFather: John St John (10G GS Henry II)

4G GrandFather: John St John (9G GS Henry II)

4G GrandMother: Sybil Unknown

3G GrandMother: Margaret Waldegrave

GrandMother: Elizabeth Long

Mother: Catherine Brydges (8G GD Edward III)

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

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

3G GrandFather: John Brydges 1st Baron Chandos of Sudeley

4G GrandFather: Giles Brugge 6th Baron Chandos

4G GrandMother: Isabel Baynham

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey (5G GD Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Grey 9th Baron Grey of Wilton (4G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Florence Hastings

2G GrandMother: Dorothy Bray

3G GrandFather: Edmund Bray 1st Baron Braye

GrandMother: Frances Clinton (9G GD Edward I)

2G GrandFather: Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln (8G GS Edward I)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Clinton 8th Baron Clinton (9G GS Edward I)

4G GrandFather: John Clinton 7th Baron Clinton (8G GS Edward I)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Morgan

3G GrandMother: Jane Poynings (7G GD Edward I)

4G GrandFather: Edward Poynings Lord Deputy of Ireland (6G GS Edward I)

2G GrandMother: Ursula Stourton

3G GrandFather: William Stourton 7th Baron Stourton