Biography of George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham

Timeline

On 30 Jan 1628 George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham was born to George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham and Katherine Manners 1st Duchess Buckingham.

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 was appointed 446th Knight Garter: Charles II.

On 15 Sep 1657 George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham and Mary Fairfax Duchess Buckingham were married. Mary Fairfax Duchess Buckingham by marriage Duchess Buckingham (2C 1623).

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

Around 1675 Peter Lely. Portrait of George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham wearing his Garter Collar.

Around 1675 Peter Lely 1618-1680. Portrait of George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham 1628-1687 wearing his Garter Collar.

On 16 Apr 1687 George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham died.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Villiers

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 23 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 15 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 20 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 16 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 9 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 15 Grand Son of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 14 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 11 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham Great x 8 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: George Villiers

GrandMother: Mary Beaumont 1st Countess Buckingham Great x 7 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Anthony Beaumont Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Beaumont Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: George Beaumont Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: George Pauncefote

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Bassett

Great GrandMother: Anne Armstrong

Mother: Katherine Manners 1st Duchess Buckingham Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: Francis Manners 6th Earl Rutland Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: John Manners 4th Earl Rutland Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Neville Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Katherine Stafford Countess Westmoreland Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Charlton Countess Rutland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Francis Charlton

GrandMother: Frances Knyvet Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Henry Knyvet Great x 8 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Knyvet Great x 7 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Knyvet Great x 9 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Muriel Howard Viscountess Lisle Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Pickering

Great x 3 GrandFather: Christopher Pickering

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Stumpe