Biography of Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven

Timeline

On 17 Oct 1756 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven was born to Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven and Mary Panton Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven at Grimsthorpe.

Around 1758 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven educated at Eton College.

Around 1760 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven educated at St John's College.

On 12 Aug 1778 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven succeeded 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven, 4th Marquess Lindsay, 7th Earl Lindsey, 20th Baron Willoughby Eresby.

On 12 Feb 1779 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven was appointed to the Privy Council and as Lord Lieutenant Lincolnshire.

On 08 Jul 1779 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven died at Grimsthorpe.

On 22 Jul 1779 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven was buried at Edenham.

After 22 Jul 1779. Monument to Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven and Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven in Church of St Michael and All Angels. On the south side by Charles Harris. Pointed back panel of black marble before which is a carving of the deceased seated in ducal robes, holding a cameo of the Duchess, beside him stands the fourth Duke in Roman dress. The figures are flanked by urns. The base is carved with flutes and paterae and to the centre are bronze plates bearing the memorial inscription. [Source: BLB].

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Bertie

Descent

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

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 19 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 20 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 13 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 17 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

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

Kings France: Great x 15 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France

Ancestry

Father: Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven Great x 12 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: Peregrine Bertie 2nd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven Great x 11 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Robert Bertie 1st Duke Ancaster and Kesteven Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Bertie 3rd Earl Lindsey Great x 12 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Montagu Bertie 2nd Earl Lindsey Great x 11 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Martha Cockayne Countess Lindsey, Countess Holderness

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Wharton Countess Lindsey Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Philip Wharton 4th Baron Wharton Great x 8 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Mary Wynn

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Wynn

GrandMother: Jane Brownlow Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven

Great GrandFather: John Brownlow 3rd Baronet Brownlow

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Brownlow 2nd Baronet Brownlow

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Brownlow 1st Baronet Brownlow

Great GrandMother: Alice Sherard Baronetess Brownlow

Mother: Mary Panton Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven