BIOGRAPHY OF WRIOTHESLEY RUSSELL 3RD DUKE BEDFORD 1708-1732

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 10G Grandson Henry IV King England

Descent French Royalty: 13G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 20G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 25 May 1708 Wriothesley Russell 3rd Duke Bedford was born to Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford (27) and Elizabeth Howland

On 26 May 1711 Wriothesley Russell 3rd Duke Bedford (3) succeeded 3rd Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 3rd Marquess Tavistock

On 23 Oct 1732 Wriothesley Russell 3rd Duke Bedford (24) died at A Coruña

After 23 Oct 1732 Wriothesley Russell 3rd Duke Bedford was buried at Bedford Chapel

Wriothesley Russell 3rd Duke Bedford and Anne Egerton were married

ANCESTRY

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

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

2G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford (13G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Baron Russel Thornhaugh (12G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford

5G GrandMother: Margaret St John (11G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Long

3G GrandMother: Catherine Brydges (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Giles Brydges 3rd Baron Chandos (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Dorothy Braye

4G GrandMother: Frances Clinton (9G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Ursula Stourton

2G GrandMother: Anne Carr (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Carr 1st Earl Somerset

4G GrandFather: Thomas Kerr

3G GrandMother: Frances Howard (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Audley (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Catherine Knyvet (9G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Knyvet (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stumpe

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

2G GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 2nd Earl Southampton

5G GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 1st Earl Southampton

5G GrandMother: Jane Cheney

4G GrandMother: Mary Browne (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Anthony Browne 1st Viscount Montague (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Jane Radclyffe (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon (6G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: John Vernon (5G Grandson Henry IV King England)

5G GrandFather: George Vernon (4G Grandson Henry IV King England)

2G GrandMother: Rachel Massue

Mother: Elizabeth Howland