BIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE SPENCER 4TH DUKE MARLBOROUGH 1739-1817

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 12G Grandson Henry IV King England

Descent French Royalty: 15G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 21G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 26 Jan 1739 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough was born to Charles Spencer his mother's sister 3rd Duke Marlborough (32) and Elizabeth Trevor

On 20 Oct 1758 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (19) succeeded 4th Duke Marlborough, 6th Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 8th Baron Spencer Wormleighton

In 1762 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (22) and Caroline Russell (18) were married

In 1763 Caroline Spencer was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (23) and Caroline Russell (19)

In 1764 Elizabeth Spencer was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (24) and Caroline Russell (20)

On 06 Mar 1766 George Spencer-Churchill 5th Duke Marlborough was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (27) and Caroline Russell (23)

In 1768 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (28) was appointed 588th Knight Garter: George III

In 1769 Charlotte Spencer-Churchill was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (29) and Caroline Russell (25)

In 1770 Henry John Spencer-Churchill was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (30) and Caroline Russell (26)

In 1773 Anne Spencer-Churchill was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (33) and Caroline Russell (29)

In 1774 Amelia Spencer-Churchill was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (34) and Caroline Russell (30)

On 26 Dec 1779 Francis Almeric Spencer 1st Baron Churchill Wychwood was born to George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (40) and Caroline Russell (36)

On 29 Jan 1817 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough (78) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Charles Spencer his mother's sister 3rd Duke Marlborough (11G Grandson Henry IV King England)

GrandFather: Charles Spencer 3rd Earl Sunderland (10G Grandson Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (9G Grandson Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland (8G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: William Spencer 2nd Baron Spencer Wormleighton (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Spencer 1st Baron Spencer Wormleighton

5G GrandMother: Margaret Willoughby (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Penelope Wriothesley (7G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon (6G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

3G GrandMother: Dorothy Sidney (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Sidney 2nd Earl Leicester (10G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester (9G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Barbara Gamage

4G GrandMother: Dorothy Percy (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry "Wizard Earl" Percy 9th Earl Northumberland (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Dorothy Devereux (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Anne Digby (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: George Digby 2nd Earl Bristol

4G GrandFather: John Digby 1st Earl Bristol

5G GrandFather: George Digby

5G GrandMother: Abigail Heveningham

3G GrandMother: Anne Russell (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

5G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Baron Russel Thornhaugh (12G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Long

4G GrandMother: Catherine Brydges (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Giles Brydges 3rd Baron Chandos (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Frances Clinton (9G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandMother: Anne Churchill (15G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Churchill 1st Duke Marlborough (14G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Winston Churchill

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Drake (13G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Drake

4G GrandMother: Helen Boteler (12G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Boteler 1st Baron Boteler Brantfield (11G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Villiers

2G GrandMother: Sarah Jennings

3G GrandFather: Richard Jennings

4G GrandFather: John Jennings

Mother: Elizabeth Trevor

GrandFather: Thomas Trevor 2nd Baron Trevor Bromham

2G GrandFather: Thomas Trevor 1st Baron Trevor Bromham