Biography of James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos

Timeline

On 06 Jan 1673 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was born to James Brydges 8th Baron Chandos and Elizabeth Barnard Baroness Chandos at Dewsall.

Around 1677 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos educated at Westminster School.

Around 1681 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos educated at New College.

In 1694 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was elected as Fellow of the Royal Society.

On 02 Feb 1695 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos and Mary Lake were married.

In 1698 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was elected as MP Hereford.

On 15 Jan 1703 John Brydges was born to James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos and Mary Lake.

On 01 Feb 1708 Henry Brydges 2nd Duke Chandos was born to James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos and Mary Lake.

On 04 Aug 1713 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos and Cassandra Willoughby Duchess Chandos were married.

On 16 Oct 1714 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos succeeded 9th Baron Chandos of Sudeley, 3rd Baronet Wilton. Cassandra Willoughby Duchess Chandos by marriage Baroness Chandos of Sudeley.

On 19 Oct 1714 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was created 1st Earl Carnarvon (2C 1714). Cassandra Willoughby Duchess Chandos by marriage Countess Carnarvon (2C 1714).

In 1719 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was created 1st Duke Chandos (1C 1719). Cassandra Willoughby Duchess Chandos by marriage Duchess Chandos (1C 1719).

On 18 Apr 1736 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos and Lydia Catherine Van Hatten Duchess Chandos were married. Lydia Catherine Van Hatten Duchess Chandos by marriage Duchess Chandos (1C 1719).

On 09 Aug 1744 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos died at Cannons House.

After 09 Aug 1744 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was buried at Chandos Mausoleum.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Brugge

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 25 Grand Son of Egbert King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 17 Grand Son of Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 22 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 17 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 10 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 13 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 16 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 12 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France

Ancestry

Father: James Brydges 8th Baron Chandos Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: John Brydges 2nd Baronet Wilton Great x 8 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Giles Brydges Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles Brydges Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Brydges 1st Baron Chandos

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey Baroness Chandos Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Jane Carne

Mother: Elizabeth Barnard Baroness Chandos