EDWARD ADOLPHUS SEYMOUR 12TH DUKE SOMERSET

Paternal Family Tree: Seymour

DESCENT

14G Grandson Edward III King England

15G Grandson John "The Good" II King France

22G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

20 Dec 1804 born to Edward Seymour 11th Duke Somerset 1775-1855 and Charlotte Hamilton 1772-1827

16 Feb 1805 [1] was baptised at St George's Church

c 1816 [12] educated at Eton College

c 1818 [14] educated at Christ Church College

10 Jun 1830 [26] married at Grosvenor Square Jane Georgiana Sheridan

1830 [26] was elected MP Okehampton

1834 [30] was elected MP Totnes

1839 [35] was appointed Joint Secretary to the Board of Control

Jun 1841 [37] was appointed Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department

1849 [45] was appointed First Commissioner of Woods and Forests

1847 [43] was appointed Royal Commission on the British Museum

Aug 1851 [47] was appointed First Commissioner of Works

Oct 1851 [47] was appointed Privy Council

1859 [55] was appointed First Lord of the Admiralty

1862 [58] was appointed 730th Knight Garter: Victoria

1863 [59] was created Earl St Maur of Berry Pomeroy in Devon

15 Aug 1855 [51] succeeded 12th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

28 Dec 1885 [81] died

CHILDREN

Mother: Jane Georgiana Sheridan

Jane Hermione Seymour 1832-1909 [Father: 27] [Mother: 22]

Ulrica Frederica Jane Seymour 1833-1916 [Father: 28] [Mother: 23]

Edward Adolphus Ferdinand Seymour 1835-1869 [Father: 30] [Mother: 25]

Edward Percy Seymour 1841-1865 [Father: 36] [Mother: 31]

Helen Guendolen Seymour 1846-1910 [Father: 41] [Mother: 36]

ANCESTRY

Father: Edward Seymour 11th Duke Somerset (15G GS Edward III)

GrandFather: Webb Seymour 10th Duke Somerset (14G GS Edward III)

2G GrandFather: Edward Seymour 8th Duke Somerset (13G GS Edward III)

3G GrandFather: Edward Seymour 5th Baronet Seymour of Berry Pomeroy (12G GS Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Edward Seymour 4th Baronet Seymour of Berry Pomeroy (11G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Wale

2G GrandMother: Mary Webb

GrandMother: Anne Maria Unknown

Mother: Charlotte Hamilton (13G GD Edward III)

GrandFather: Archibald Hamilton 9th Duke Hamilton, 6th Duke Brandon of Suffolk (12G GS Edward III)

2G GrandFather: James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon of Suffolk (11G GS Edward III)

3G GrandFather: James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon of Suffolk (10G GS Edward III)

4G GrandFather: William Hamilton 3rd Duke Hamilton (9G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Anne Hamilton 3rd Duchess Hamilton (9G GD Edward III)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Gerard (10G GD Edward III)

4G GrandFather: Digby Gerard 5th Baron Gerard of Gerard's Bromley (9G GS Edward III)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Gerard

2G GrandMother: Anne Spencer

3G GrandFather: Edward Spencer

4G GrandFather: John Spencer

GrandMother: Harriet Stewart

2G GrandFather: Alexander Stewart 6th Earl Galloway

3G GrandFather: James Stewart 5th Earl Galloway

2G GrandMother: Catherine Cochrane

3G GrandFather: John Cochrane 4th Earl Dundonald