Biography of Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford

Timeline

On 01 Nov 1680 Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford was born to William Russell and Rachel Wriothesley.

On 07 Sep 1700 Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford succeeded 2nd Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 2nd Marquess Tavistock.

In 1702 Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford was appointed 511th Knight Garter: Anne I.

Before 13 Aug 1703 Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford and Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford were married. Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford by marriage Duke Bedford (6C 1694).

On 13 Aug 1703 William Russell was born to Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford and Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford.

In 1704 William Russell was born to Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford and Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford.

In 1707 Rachel Russell 1st Duchess Bridgewater was born to Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford and Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford.

On 25 May 1708 Wriothesley Russell 3rd Duke Bedford was born to Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford and Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford.

On 30 Sep 1710 John Russell 4th Duke Bedford was born to Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford and Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford at Streatham.

Around 1711 Elizabeth Russell Countess Essex was born to Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford and Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford.

On 26 May 1711 Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford died.

Descent

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

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 16 Grand Son of Owain "Great" 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 9 Grand Son of Henry IV King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 14 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 "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: William Russell Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford Great x 13 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Russell 1st Baron Russel Thornhaugh Great x 12 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret St John Countess Bedford Great x 11 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Long Baroness Russel Thornhaugh

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Giles Brydges 3rd Baron Chandos Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Dorothy Braye Baroness Chandos, Baroness Knollys

Great x 2 GrandMother: Frances Clinton Baroness Chandos Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln Great x 8 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ursula Stourton Baroness Clinton

GrandMother: Anne Carr Countess Bedford Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Robert Carr 1st Earl Somerset

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Kerr

Great GrandMother: Frances Howard Countess Essex, Countess Somerset Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Catherine Knyvet Countess Suffolk Great x 9 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Knyvet Great x 8 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Stumpe

Mother: Rachel Wriothesley Great x 8 Granddaughter Henry IV King England

GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton Great x 7 Grandson Henry IV King England

Great GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 2nd Earl Southampton

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 1st Earl Southampton

Great x 3 GrandMother: Jane Cheney Countess Southampton

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Browne Countess Southampton Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Anthony Browne 1st Viscount Montague Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Jane Radclyffe Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon Countess Southampton Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry IV King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Vernon Great x 5 Grandson Henry IV King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: George Vernon Great x 4 Grandson Henry IV King England

GrandMother: Rachel Massue Countess Southampton