BIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE VILLIERS 2ND DUKE BUCKINGHAM 1628-1687

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: VILLIERS

Descent English Royalty: 9G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 11G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

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

EVENTS

On 30 Jan 1628 George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham was born to George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham (35) and Katherine Manners 18th Baroness Ros Helmsley

On 23 Aug 1628 George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham succeeded 2nd Duke Buckingham (2C 1623), 2nd Earl Buckingham (5C 1617), 19th Baron Ros Helmsley

In 1649 George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham (20) was appointed 446th Knight Garter: Charles II

On 15 Sep 1657 George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham (29) and Mary Fairfax were married

On 16 Jan 1667 Francis Talbot 11th Earl Shrewsbury, 11th Earl Waterford (44) duelled with George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham (38)

On 16 Apr 1687 George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham (59) died

ANCESTRY

Father: George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham (10G Grandson Henry III King England)

GrandFather: George Villiers

GrandMother: Mary Beaumont 1st Countess Buckingham (9G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Anthony Beaumont (8G Grandson Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: William Beaumont (7G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: George Beaumont (6G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Beaumont (5G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Darcy

3G GrandMother: George Pauncefote

2G GrandMother: Mary Bassett

1G GrandMother: Anne Armstrong

Mother: Katherine Manners 18th Baroness Ros Helmsley (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Francis Manners 6th Earl Rutland (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: John Manners 4th Earl Rutland (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: George Manners 11th Baron Ros Helmsley (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne St Leger (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Paston

4G GrandFather: William Paston

4G GrandMother: Bridget Heydon

2G GrandMother: Margaret Neville (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Edith Sandys

3G GrandMother: Katherine Stafford (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

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

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Charlton

2G GrandFather: Francis Charlton

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

1G GrandFather: Henry Knyvet (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Knyvet (7G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Knyvet (9G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Knyvet (8G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Muriel Howard (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney (8G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Anne Pickering

3G GrandFather: Christopher Pickering

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stumpe