BIOGRAPHY OF EDWARD ADOLPHUS SEYMOUR 12TH DUKE SOMERSET 1804-1885

EVENTS

On 20 Dec 1804 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was born to Edward Seymour 11th Duke Somerset and Charlotte Hamilton

On 16 Feb 1805 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was baptised at St George's Church

Around 1816 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset educated at Eton College

Around 1818 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset educated at Christ Church College

In 1830 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was elected as MP Okehampton

On 10 Jun 1830 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset and Jane Georgiana Sheridan were married at Grosvenor Square

On 01 Jan 1832 Jane Hermione Seymour was born to Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset and Jane Georgiana Sheridan

On 12 Jan 1833 Ulrica Frederica Jane Seymour was born to Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset and Jane Georgiana Sheridan

In 1834 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was elected as MP Totnes

On 17 Jul 1835 Edward Adolphus Ferdinand Seymour was born to Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset and Jane Georgiana Sheridan at Dover Street

In 1839 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was appointed as Joint Secretary to the Board of Control

On Jun 1841 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was appointed as Under-Secretary of State for the Home Department

On 19 Aug 1841 Edward Percy Seymour was born to Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset and Jane Georgiana Sheridan

In 1846 Helen Guendolen Seymour was born to Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset and Jane Georgiana Sheridan

In 1847 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was appointed as Royal Commission on the British Museum

In 1849 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was appointed as First Commissioner of Woods and Forests

On Aug 1851 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was appointed as First Commissioner of Works

On Oct 1851 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was appointed as Privy Council

On 15 Aug 1855 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset succeeded 12th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

In 1859 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was appointed as First Lord of the Admiralty

In 1862 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was appointed 730th Knight Garter: Victoria

In 1863 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset was created as Earl St Maur of Berry Pomeroy in Devon

On 28 Dec 1885 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset died

ANCESTRY

Father: Edward Seymour 11th Duke Somerset

GrandFather: Webb Seymour 10th Duke Somerset

2G GrandFather: Edward Seymour 8th Duke Somerset

3G GrandFather: Edward Seymour 5th Baronet Seymour

4G GrandFather: Edward Seymour 4th Baronet Seymour

5G GrandFather: Edward Seymour 3rd Baronet Seymour

5G GrandMother: Anne Portman

4G GrandMother: Margaret Wale

3G GrandMother: Laetitia Popham

4G GrandFather: Francis Popham

5G GrandFather: Alexander Popham

2G GrandMother: Mary Webb

GrandMother: Anne Maria Unknown

Mother: Charlotte Hamilton

GrandFather: Archibald Hamilton

2G GrandFather: James Hamilton

3G GrandFather: James Hamilton

4G GrandFather: William Hamilton

5G GrandFather: William Douglas

5G GrandMother: Mary Gordon

4G GrandMother: Anne Hamilton

5G GrandFather: James Hamilton

5G GrandMother: Mary Feilding

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Gerard

4G GrandFather: Digby Gerard

5G GrandFather: Charles Gerard

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Gerard

5G GrandFather: Charles Gerard

2G GrandMother: Anne Spencer

3G GrandFather: Edward Spencer

4G GrandFather: John Spencer

5G GrandFather: Edward Spencer

GrandMother: Harriet Stewart

2G GrandFather: Alexander Stewart

3G GrandFather: James Stewart

3G GrandMother: Catherine Montgomerie

4G GrandFather: Alexander Montgomerie

5G GrandFather: Alexander Montgomerie

4G GrandMother: Margaret Cochrane

2G GrandMother: Catherine Cochrane

3G GrandFather: John Cochrane