BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN SHEFFIELD 1ST DUKE BUCKINGHAM AND NORMANDBY 1648-1721

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: SHEFFIELD

Descent English Royalty: 10G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 18G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 07 Apr 1648 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby was born to Edmund Sheffield 2nd Earl Mulgrave (36) and Elizabeth Cranfield (40)

On 24 Aug 1658 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (10) succeeded 3rd Earl Mulgrave (2C 1812), 5th Baron Sheffield of Butterwick in Lincolnshire

In 1674 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (25) was appointed 479th Knight Garter: Charles II

After 11 Aug 1683 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby and Ursula Stawell were married

On 12 Mar 1699 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (50) and Catherine Greville were married at St Clement Danes Church

In 1703 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (54) was created 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (4C 1822)

On 16 Mar 1705 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (56) and Catherine Darnley (25) were married at St Martin's in the Fields

Around 1706 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (57) natural Frances Stewart

Around 1706 Charles Herbert Sheffield was born to John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (57) and Frances Stewart

On 11 Jan 1716 Edmund Sheffield 2nd Duke Buckingham and Normandby was born to John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (67) and Catherine Darnley (36)

On 24 Feb 1721 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (72) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Edmund Sheffield 2nd Earl Mulgrave (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: John Sheffield (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Edmund Sheffield 1st Earl Mulgrave (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Sheffield 2nd Baron Sheffield (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Sheffield 1st Baron Sheffield (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Sheffield

4G GrandMother: Jane Stanley (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne Vere (10G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John Vere 15th Earl Oxford (9G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Trussell (12G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Douglas Howard (7G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William Howard 1st Baron Howard (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Agnes Tilney

3G GrandMother: Margaret Gamage (11G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Gamage

4G GrandMother: Margaret St John (10G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandMother: Mariana Irwin

GrandMother: Grizel Anderson

1G GrandFather: Edmund Anderson

Mother: Elizabeth Cranfield

GrandFather: Lionel Cranfield 1st Earl Middlesex

1G GrandFather: Thomas Cranfield

GrandMother: Elizabeth Sheppard