Biography of John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer

Timeline

On 19 Dec 1734 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer was born to John Spencer and Georgiana Caroline Carteret at Althorp House.

On 20 Dec 1755 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer were married at Althorp House.

On 07 Jun 1757 Georgiana Spencer Duchess Devonshire was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer at Althorp House.

On 01 Sep 1758 George John Spencer 2nd Earl Spencer was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer.

On 03 Apr 1761 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer was created 1st Viscount Spencer, 1st Baron Spencer Althorp. Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer by marriage 1st Viscountess Spencer, 1st Baron Spencer Althorp.

On 16 Jun 1761 Henrietta Frances Spencer Countess Bessborough was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer.

In 1765 Charlotte Spencer was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer.

On 01 Nov 1765 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer was created 1st Earl Spencer, 1st Viscount Althorp. Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer by marriage 1st Countess Spencer, 1st Viscount Althorp.

In 1769 Louisa Spencer was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer.

On 31 Oct 1783 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer died at Bath.

After 31 Oct 1783 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church.

Before 02 Aug 1788 Thomas Gainsborough. Portrait of John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer.

Before 02 Aug 1788 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788. Portrait of John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Spencer

Maternal Family Tree: Eleanor Vitre Countess Salisbury

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 27 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 9 Grand Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland

Kings Scotland: Great x 16 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 18 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 12 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Ancestry

Father: John Spencer Great x 11 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: Charles Spencer 3rd Earl Sunderland Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland Great x 8 Grandson Henry IV King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Spencer 2nd Baron Spencer Wormleighton Great x 8 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Penelope Wriothesley Baroness Spencer Wormleighton Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry IV King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Dorothy Sidney Countess Sunderland Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Sidney 2nd Earl Leicester Great x 10 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Dorothy Percy Countess Leicester Great x 7 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Anne Digby Countess Sunderland Great x 10 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: George Digby 2nd Earl Bristol

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Digby 1st Earl Bristol

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Russell Countess Bristol Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford Great x 12 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Brydges Countess Bedford Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandMother: Anne Churchill Countess Sunderland Great x 18 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandFather: John Churchill 1st Duke Marlborough Great x 17 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Winston Churchill

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Drake Great x 16 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Drake

Great x 3 GrandMother: Helen Boteler Great x 15 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandMother: Sarah Jennings Duchess Marlborough

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Jennings

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Jennings

Great x 2 GrandMother: Frances Thornhurst

Great x 3 GrandFather: Gifford Thornhurst

Great x 3 GrandMother: Susanna Temple

Mother: Georgiana Caroline Carteret Great x 8 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

GrandFather: John Carteret 2nd Earl Granville Great x 13 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: George Carteret 1st Baron Carteret Great x 12 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Philip Carteret

Great x 3 GrandFather: George Carteret

Great x 2 GrandMother: Jemima Montagu Great x 11 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward Montagu 1st Earl Sandwich Great x 10 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Jemima Crew Countess Sandwich

Great GrandMother: Grace Granville 1st Countess Granville

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Granville 1st Earl Bath

GrandMother: Frances Worsley Countess Granville Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great GrandFather: Robert Worsley

Great GrandMother: Frances Thynne Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Thynne 1st Viscount Weymouth Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Thynne 1st Baronet Thynne Kempsford Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Coventry Baronetess Thynne Kempsford

Great x 2 GrandMother: Frances Finch Viscountess Weymouth Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Heneage Finch 3rd Earl Winchelsea Great x 8 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Seymour Countess Winchelsea Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland