Biography of Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset

Timeline

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

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 Duchess Somerset were married at Grosvenor Square.

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

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

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 Duchess Somerset 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 Duchess Somerset.

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

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). Jane Georgiana Sheridan Duchess Somerset by marriage Duchess 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. Jane Georgiana Sheridan Duchess Somerset by marriage Countess St Maur of Berry Pomeroy in Devon.

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

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Seymour

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 28 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 18 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 24 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 19 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 14 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 9 Grand Son of James IV King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 20 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 15 Grand Son of John "The Good" II King France

Ancestry

Father: Edward Seymour 11th Duke Somerset Great x 15 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: Webb Seymour 10th Duke Somerset Great x 14 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Edward Seymour 8th Duke Somerset Great x 13 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward Seymour 5th Baronet Seymour Great x 12 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward Seymour 4th Baronet Seymour Great x 11 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Wale

Great x 2 GrandMother: Laetitia Popham Baronetess Seymour

Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Popham

Great GrandMother: Mary Webb Duchess Somerset

Great x 2 GrandFather: Daniel Webb of Monkton Farleigh

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Webb

GrandMother: Anne Maria Unknown Duchess Somerset

Mother: Charlotte Hamilton Duchess Somerset Great x 13 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: Archibald Hamilton 9th Duke Hamilton, 6th Duke Brandon Great x 12 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon Great x 11 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Hamilton 3rd Duke Hamilton Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Hamilton 3rd Duchess Hamilton Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon Great x 10 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Digby Gerard 5th Baron Gerard Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Gerard Baroness Gerard

Great GrandMother: Anne Spencer Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward Spencer

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Spencer

GrandMother: Harriet Stewart Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon Great x 12 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Alexander Stewart 6th Earl Galloway Great x 11 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: James Stewart 5th Earl Galloway Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alexander Stewart 3rd Earl Galloway

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Douglas Countess Galloway Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Catherine Montgomerie Countess Galloway Great x 12 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alexander Montgomerie 9th Earl Eglinton Great x 11 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Cochrane

Great GrandMother: Catherine Cochrane Countess Galloway

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Cochrane 4th Earl Dundonald