Biography of William Russell 8th Duke Bedford

Timeline

On 01 Jul 1809 William Russell 8th Duke Bedford was born to Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford and Anna Maria Stanhope Marchioness Tavistock.

Around 1821 William Russell 8th Duke Bedford educated at Eton College.

Around 1825 William Russell 8th Duke Bedford educated at Christ Church.

On 14 May 1861 William Russell 8th Duke Bedford succeeded 8th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 8th Marquess Tavistock.

On 27 May 1872 William Russell 8th Duke Bedford died.

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 29 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 19 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 25 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 4 Grand Son of Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Kings Scotland: Great x 4 Grand Son of Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Kings Franks: Great x 19 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 6 Grand Son of Henry IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford Great x 3 Grandson Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

GrandFather: John Russell 6th Duke Bedford Great x 2 Grandson Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Great GrandFather: Francis Russell Great x 11 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Russell 4th Duke Bedford Great x 10 Grandson Henry IV King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford Great x 9 Grandson Henry IV King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford

Great x 2 GrandMother: Gertrude Leveson-Gower Duchess Bedford Great x 10 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Leveson-Gower 1st Earl Gower Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Evelyn Pierrepoint Baroness Gower Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Keppel Great Granddaughter Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Anne Keppel 2nd Earl Albermarle

Great x 3 GrandFather: Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle

Great x 3 GrandMother: Geertruid Johanna Quirina Van Der Duyn Countess Albermarle

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Lennox Countess Albermarle Granddaughter Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Charles Lennox 1st Duke Richmond Son Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Brudenell Duchess Richmond Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandMother: Georgiana Elizabeth Byng Great x 10 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great GrandFather: George Byng 4th Viscount Torrington

Great x 2 GrandFather: George Byng 3rd Viscount Torrington

Great x 3 GrandFather: George Byng 1st Viscount Torrington

Great GrandMother: Lucy Boyle Viscountess Torrington Great x 9 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Boyle 5th Earl Cork Great x 8 Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Charles Boyle 4th Earl Cork

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Cecil Countess Cork Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Mother: Anna Maria Stanhope Marchioness Tavistock Great x 3 Granddaughter Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

GrandFather: Charles Stanhope 3rd Earl Harrington Great x 2 Grandson Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Great GrandFather: William Stanhope 2nd Earl Harrington Great x 11 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Stanhope 1st Earl Harrington Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Stanhope Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Caroline Fitzroy Countess Harrington Great Granddaughter Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles Fitzroy 2nd Duke Grafton Grandson Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Fitzroy 1st Duke Grafton Son Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Bennet Duchess Grafton

Great x 2 GrandMother: Henrietta Somerset Duchess Grafton Great x 11 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Charles Somerset Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Rebecca Child

GrandMother: Jane Fleming Countess Harrington

Great GrandFather: John Fleming 1st Baronet Fleming