Duke

The title Duke comes from the Latin "Dux" meaning leader. The first Dukedom in England "Duke of Cornwall" was created by Edward III for his eldest son.

Duke Albany

In 1398 Robert Stewart 1st Duke Albany 1340-1420 (58) was created 1st Duke Albany. Muriella Keith Duchess Albanyy by marriage Duke Albany.

Before 1400 Murdoch Stewart 2nd Duke Albany 1362-1425 (37) and Isabel Countess Lennox Duchess Albany -1458 were married. Isabel Countess Lennox Duchess Albany -1458 by marriage Duchess Albany.

On 03 Sep 1420 Robert Stewart 1st Duke Albany 1340-1420 (80) died at Stirling Castle, Stirling. His son Murdoch Stewart 2nd Duke Albany 1362-1425 (58) succeeded as 2nd Duke Albany

Before 1458 Alexander Stewart 1st Duke Albany 1454-1485 (3) was created 1st Duke Albany

On 24 May 1881 Leopold Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1st Duke Albany 1853-1884 (28) was created 1st Duke Albany

On 27 Apr 1882 Leopold Saxe-Coburg-Gotha 1st Duke Albany 1853-1884 (29) and Helena Waldeck Duchess Albany were married at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire. Helena Waldeck Duchess Albany by marriage Duchess Albany.

Alexander Stewart 1st Duke Albany 1454-1485 and Anne de la Tour Auvergne Duchess Albany 1496-1524 were married. Anne de la Tour Auvergne Duchess Albany 1496-1524 by marriage Duchess Albany.

Alexander Stewart 1st Duke Albany 1454-1485 and Catherine Sinclair Duchess Albany were married. Catherine Sinclair Duchess Albany by marriage Duchess Albany.

Duke Albermarle

Duke Albermarle (2C 1660)

In 1660 George Monck 1st Duke Albermarle 1608-1670 (51) was created 1st Duke Albermarle (2C 1660), 1st Earl Torrington in Devon. Anne Clarges Duchess Albermarle 1619-1670 (41) by marriage Duchess Albermarle (2C 1660).

On 03 Jan 1670 George Monck 1st Duke Albermarle 1608-1670 (61) died. His son Christopher Monck 2nd Duke Albermarle 1653-1688 (16) succeeded as 2nd Duke Albermarle (2C 1660), 2nd Earl Torrington in Devon. Elizabeth "Mad Duchess" Cavendish Duchess Albermarle, Duchess Montagu 1654-1734 (15) by marriage Duchess Albermarle (2C 1660).

Duke Albermarle (Jacobite 1C 1696)

On 13 Jan 1696 Henry Fitzjames 1st Duke Albermarle 1673-1702 (22) was created 1st Duke Albermarle (Jacobite 1C 1696)

Duke Ancaster and Kesteven

In 1715 Robert Bertie 1st Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1660-1723 (55) was created 1st Duke Ancaster and Kesteven. Albinia Farington Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven by marriage Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven.

On 26 Jul 1723 Robert Bertie 1st Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1660-1723 (62) died. His son Peregrine Bertie 2nd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1686-1741 (37) succeeded as 2nd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven, 2nd Marquess Lindsay, 5th Earl Lindsey, 18th Baron Willoughby Eresby. Jane Brownlow Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven -1736 by marriage Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven.

On 01 Jan 1741 Peregrine Bertie 2nd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1686-1741 (54) died. . His son Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1714-1778 (26) succeeded as 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven, 3rd Marquess Lindsay, 6th Earl Lindsey, 19th Baron Willoughby Eresby. Mary Panton Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven -1793 by marriage Duchess Ancaster and Kesteven.

On 12 Aug 1778 Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1714-1778 (64) died. His son Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 (21) succeeded as 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven, 4th Marquess Lindsay, 7th Earl Lindsey, 20th Baron Willoughby Eresby

On 08 Jul 1779 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 (22) died at Grimsthorpe, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire. His uncle Brownlow Bertie 5th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1729-1809 (50) succeeded as 5th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven, 5th Marquess Lindsay, 8th Earl Lindsey. His sister Priscilla Barbara Elizabeth Bertie 21st Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1761-1828 (18) succeeded as 21st Baron Willoughby Eresby.

Duke Albemarle aka Aumale

Duke Albemarle aka Aumale (1C 1385)

In 1385 Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester 1355-1397 (30) was created 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale (1C 1385) and around the same time 1st Duke Gloucester (1C 1385). Eleanor Bohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale, Duchess Gloucester 1366-1399 by marriage Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale (1C 1385) Duchess Gloucester (1C 1385).

Duke Albemarle aka Aumale (2C 1397)

Richard II Rewards his Supporters

On 29 Sep 1397 King Richard II (30) awarded his older maternal half-brothers Dukedoms for their part in the arrest, trial and execution of Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397.
John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 was created 1st Duke Exeter (1C 1397). Elizabeth Lancaster Duchess Exeter 1363-1426 (34) by marriage Duchess Exeter (1C 1397).
Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 was created 1st Duke Surrey. .
Richard also awarded Dukedoms to his key supporters:
Thomas Mowbray 1st Duke Norfolk 1368-1399 (29) was created 1st Duke Norfolk (1C 1397) probably for arranging the murder of Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester 1355-1397. Elizabeth Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1366-1425 (31) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (1C 1397).
John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 (24) was created 1st Marquess Somerset (2C 1397), 1st Marquess Dorset (1C 1397). Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence 1385-1439 by marriage Marchioness Somerset (2C 1397).
Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (24) was created 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale (2C 1397). Beatrice Burgundy Countess Rutland, Countess Cork 1373-1408 (24) by marriage Countess Rutland (1C 1390)
Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (33) was created 1st Earl Westmoreland (1C 1397). Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (18) by marriage Countess Westmoreland (1C 1397).

Before 07 Oct 1398 Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (25) and Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale, Duchess York -1431 were married. Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale, Duchess York -1431 by marriage Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale (2C 1397)

Duke Beaufort (1C 1682)

On 02 Dec 1682 Henry Somerset 1st Duke Beaufort 1629-1700 (53) was created 1st Duke Beaufort (1C 1682). Mary Capell 1st Duchess Beaufort 1630-1715 by marriage 1st Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 21 Jan 1700 Henry Somerset 2nd Duke Beaufort 1684-1714 (15) succeeded 2nd Duke Beaufort (1C 1682)

On 07 Jul 1702 Henry Somerset 2nd Duke Beaufort 1684-1714 (18) and Mary Sackville 2nd Duchess Beaufort 1689-1705 (13) were married. Mary Sackville 2nd Duchess Beaufort 1689-1705 (13) by marriage 2nd Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 26 Feb 1706 Henry Somerset 2nd Duke Beaufort 1684-1714 (21) and Rachel Noel 2nd Duchess Beaufort -1709 were married. Rachel Noel 2nd Duchess Beaufort -1709 by marriage 2nd Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 14 Sep 1711 Henry Somerset 2nd Duke Beaufort 1684-1714 (27) and Mary Osborne 2nd Duchess Beaufort 1688-1722 were married. Mary Osborne 2nd Duchess Beaufort 1688-1722 by marriage 2nd Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 24 Apr 1714 Henry Somerset 3rd Duke Beaufort 1707-1745 (7) succeeded 3rd Duke Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 28 Jun 1729 Henry Somerset 3rd Duke Beaufort 1707-1745 (22) and Francis Scudamore 3rd Duchess Beaufort 1711-1750 (18) were married. Francis Scudamore 3rd Duchess Beaufort 1711-1750 (18) by marriage Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682)

On 01 May 1740 Charles Noel Somerset 4th Duke Beaufort 1709-1756 (30) and Elizabeth Berkeley 4th Duchess Beaufort 1719-1799 (21) were married. Elizabeth Berkeley 4th Duchess Beaufort 1719-1799 (21) by marriage 4th Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 26 Feb 1745 Charles Noel Somerset 4th Duke Beaufort 1709-1756 (35) succeeded 4th Duke Beaufort (1C 1682)

On 28 Oct 1756 Henry Somerset 5th Duke Beaufort 1744-1803 (12) succeeded 5th Duke Beaufort (1C 1682)

On 02 Jan 1766 Henry Somerset 5th Duke Beaufort 1744-1803 (21) and Elizabeth Boscawen 5th Duchess Beaufort 1747-1828 (18) were married. Elizabeth Boscawen 5th Duchess Beaufort 1747-1828 (18) by marriage 5th Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682)

On 11 Oct 1803 Henry Charles Somerset 6th Duke Beaufort 1766-1835 (36) succeeded 6th Duke Beaufort (1C 1682). Charlotte Sophia Leveson-Gower 6th Duchess Beaufort 1771-1854 by marriage 6th Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 23 Nov 1835 Henry Somerset 7th Duke Beaufort 1792-1853 (43) succeeded 7th Duke Beaufort (1C 1682). Emily Frances Smith 7th Duchess Beaufort 1800-1889 (35) by marriage 7th Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682)

On 17 Nov 1853 Henry Charles Fitzroy Somerset 8th Duke Beaufort 1824-1899 (29) succeeded 8th Duke Beaufort (1C 1682). Georgiana Charlotte Curzon-Howe 8th Duchess Beaufort 1825-1906 by marriage 8th Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

In 1899 Henry Adelbert Wellington Fitzroy 9th Duke Beaufort 1847-1924 (51) succeeded 9th Duke Beaufort (1C 1682). Louise Emily Harford 9th Duchess Beaufort by marriage 9th Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 14 Jun 1923 Henry Hugh Arthur Fitzroy Somerset 10th Duke Beaufort 1900-1984 (23) and Mary Cambridge 10th Duchess Beaufort 1897-1987 (26) were married. Mary Cambridge 10th Duchess Beaufort 1897-1987 (26) by marriage 10th Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 24 Nov 1924 Henry Hugh Arthur Fitzroy Somerset 10th Duke Beaufort 1900-1984 (24) succeeded 10th Duke Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 05 Jul 1950 David Fitzroy 11th Duke Beaufort and Caroline Jane Thynne 11th Duchess Beaufort 1928-1995 (21) were married. Caroline Jane Thynne 11th Duchess Beaufort 1928-1995 (21) by marriage 11th Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

On 05 Feb 1984 David Fitzroy 11th Duke Beaufort succeeded 11th Duke Beaufort (1C 1682)

On 02 Jun 2000 David Fitzroy 11th Duke Beaufort and Miranda Morley 11th Duchess Beaufort were married. Miranda Morley 11th Duchess Beaufort by marriage 11th Duchess Beaufort (1C 1682).

Duke Bedford

Duke Bedford (1C 1414)

Coronation of Henry V

On 09 Apr 1413 Henry V King England 1386-1422 (26) was crowned V King England: Plantagenet Lancaster by Thomas Fitzalan Archbishop York, Archbishop Canterbury 1353-1414 (60) at Westminster Abbey.
Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439 (31) was appointed Lord High Steward. Henry Fitzhugh 3rd Baron Fitzhugh 1358-1425 was appointed Lord High Constable. .
In 1414 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford 1389-1435 (23) was created 1st Duke Bedford (1C 1414), 1st Earl Richmond (6C 1414), 1st Earl Kendal (1C 1414). .

Duke Bedford (2C 1433)

On 22 Apr 1433 John Duke Bedford (43) and Jacquetta Luxembourg (18) were married at Thérouanne. Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472 (18) by marriage Duchess Bedford (2C 1433). The marriage caused a rift with Philip "Good" Duke Burgundy (36), his late wife's brother who regarded the marriage a marriage so soon after his sisters death, some five months, as an insult to her memory.

In 1433 John Lancaster 1st Duke Bedford 1389-1435 (43) was recreated 1st Duke Bedford (2C 1433). Anne Valois-Burgundy Duchess Bedford 1404-1432 by marriage Duchess Bedford (2C 1433).

Duke Bedford (3C 1470)

On 27 Mar 1470 George Neville 1st Duke Bedford 1461-1483 (9) was created 1st Duke Bedford (3C 1470) in preparation for his marriage to Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 (4) which didn't, in the end, take place.

Duke Bedford (4C 1478)

In 1478 George York 1st Duke Bedford 1477-1479 was created 1st Duke Bedford (4C 1478)

Duke Bedford (5C 1485)

Coronation of Henry VII

On 28 Oct 1485 Jasper Tudor 1st Duke Bedford 1431-1495 (53) was created 1st Duke Bedford (5C 1485) by his nephew Henry VII (28) for having supported Henry's claim to the throne. Catherine Woodville Duchess Buckingham, Duchess Bedford 1458-1497 (27) by marriage Duchess Bedford (5C 1485)
Thomas Stanley 1st Earl Derby 1435-1504 (50) was created 1st Earl Derby (3C 1485)Edward Courtenay 1st Earl Devon -1509 was created 1st Earl Devon (3C 1485)
Reginald Bray 1440-1503 (45), John Fitzwalter, Thomas Cokesge, Roger Lewkenor, Henry Haydon and John Verney were appointed Knight of the Bath.

Duke Bedford (6C 1694)

On 11 May 1694 William Russell 1st Duke Bedford 1616-1700 (77) was created 1st Duke Bedford (6C 1694)

On 07 Sep 1700 William Russell 1st Duke Bedford 1616-1700 (84) died at Bedford House, Covent Garden, Westminster. His grandson Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford 1680-1711 (19) succeeded as 2nd Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 2nd Marquess Tavistock

Before 13 Aug 1703 Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford 1680-1711 (22) and Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford 1682-1724 (20) were married. Elizabeth Howland Duchess Bedford 1682-1724 (20) by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 26 May 1711 Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford 1680-1711 (30) died. His son Wriothesley Russell 3rd Duke Bedford 1708-1732 (3) succeeded as 3rd Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 3rd Marquess Tavistock

On 11 Oct 1731 John Russell 4th Duke Bedford 1710-1771 (21) and Diana Spencer Duchess Bedford 1710-1735 (21) were married. Diana Spencer Duchess Bedford 1710-1735 (21) by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 23 Oct 1732 Wriothesley Russell 3rd Duke Bedford 1708-1732 (24) died at A Coruña. He was buried at Bedford Chapel, St Michael's Church, Chenies, Buckinghamshire. His son John Russell 4th Duke Bedford 1710-1771 (22) succeeded 4th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 4th Marquess Tavistock

On Apr 1737 John Russell 4th Duke Bedford 1710-1771 (26) and Gertrude Leveson-Gower Duchess Bedford -1794 were married. Gertrude Leveson-Gower Duchess Bedford -1794 by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 05 Jan 1771 John Russell 4th Duke Bedford 1710-1771 (60) died at Woburn, Bedfordshire. He was buried at Bedford Chapel, St Michael's Church, Chenies, Buckinghamshire. His son Francis Russell 5th Duke Bedford 1765-1802 (5) succeeded 5th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 5th Marquess Tavistock

On 02 Mar 1802 Francis Russell 5th Duke Bedford 1765-1802 (36) died at Woburn, Bedfordshire. He was buried at Bedford Chapel, St Michael's Church, Chenies, Buckinghamshire. His son John Russell 6th Duke Bedford 1766-1839 (35) succeeded 6th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 6th Marquess Tavistock. Georgiana Gordon Duchess Bedford 1781-1853 (20) by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 20 Oct 1839 Francis Russell 7th Duke Bedford 1788-1861 (51) succeeded 7th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 7th Marquess Tavistock. Anna Maria Stanhope Marchioness Tavistock 1783-1857 by marriage Marchioness Tavistock

On 18 Jan 1844 Francis Russell Russell 9th Duke Bedford 1819-1891 and Elizabeth Sackville-West Duchess Bedford 1818-1897 were married. Elizabeth Sackville-West Duchess Bedford 1818-1897 by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 14 May 1861 William Russell 8th Duke Bedford 1809-1872 (51) succeeded 8th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 8th Marquess Tavistock

On 27 May 1872 Francis Russell Russell 9th Duke Bedford 1819-1891 succeeded 9th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 9th Marquess Tavistock

On 14 Jan 1891 George William Sackville 10th Duke Bedford 1852-1893 (38) succeeded 10th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 10th Marquess Tavistock. Adeline Marie Somers Duchess Bedford 1852-1920 (38) by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 23 Mar 1893 George William Sackville 10th Duke Bedford 1852-1893 (40) died. George William Sackville 10th Duke Bedford 1852-1893 (40) was buried at Bedford Chapel, St Michael's Church, Chenies, Buckinghamshire. His son Herbrand Arthur Sackville 11th Duke Bedford 1858-1940 (35) succeeded as 11th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 11th Marquess Tavistock. Mary Caurroy Tribe Duchess Bedford by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 06 Apr 1939 John Ian Robert Russell 13th Duke Bedford 1917-2002 (21) and Clare Hollway Duchess Bedford were married. Clare Hollway Duchess Bedford by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 27 Aug 1940 Herbrand Arthur Sackville 11th Duke Bedford 1858-1940 (82) died. His son Hastings William Russell 12th Duke Bedford 1888-1953 (51) succeeded as 12th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 12th Marquess Tavistock. Louisa Crommelin Roberta Jowitt Whitwell Duchess Bedford by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 09 Oct 1953 Hastings William Russell 12th Duke Bedford 1888-1953 (64) died. His son John Ian Robert Russell 13th Duke Bedford 1917-2002 (36) succeeded as 13th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 13th Marquess Tavistock

On 25 Oct 2002 John Ian Robert Russell 13th Duke Bedford 1917-2002 (85) died. His son Henry Robin Ian Russell 14th Duke Bedford 1940-2003 (62) succeeded as 14th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 14th Marquess Tavistock. Henrietta Joan Tiarks Duchess Bedford by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

On 13 Jun 2003 Henry Robin Ian Russell 14th Duke Bedford 1940-2003 (63) died. His son Andrew Ian Henry Russell 15th Duke Bedford 1962- succeeded as 15th Duke Bedford (6C 1694), 15th Marquess Tavistock

Wriothesley Russell 3rd Duke Bedford 1708-1732 and Anne Egerton Duchess Bedford -1762 were married. Anne Egerton Duchess Bedford -1762 by marriage Duchess Bedford (6C 1694).

Duke Berwick

In 1687 James Fitzjames 1st Duke Berwick 1670-1734 (17) was created 1st Duke Berwick by his father James II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1633-1701 (53).

On 26 Mar 1695 James Fitzjames 1st Duke Berwick 1670-1734 (24) and Honora Burke Duchess Berwick 1674-1698 (20) were married at Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Yvelines. Honora Burke Duchess Berwick 1674-1698 (20) by marriage Duchess Berwick.

On 12 Jun 1734 James Fitzjames 1st Duke Berwick 1670-1734 (63) died. His son James Fitz-James 2nd Duke Berwick 1696-1738 (37) succeeded as 2nd Duke Berwick. Catalina Ventura Colón Duchess Berwick, 9th Duchess Veragua 1690-1739 (43) by marriage Duchess Berwick.

On 02 Jun 1738 James Fitz-James 2nd Duke Berwick 1696-1738 (41) died at Naples. His son James Fitz-James 3rd Duke Berwick, 9th Duke Veragua 1718-1785 (19) succeeded as 3rd Duke Berwick

On 26 Jul 1738 James Fitz-James 3rd Duke Berwick, 9th Duke Veragua 1718-1785 (19) and Maria Teres Silva Duchess Berwick, Duchess Veragua 1716-1790 (22) were married. Maria Teres Silva Duchess Berwick, Duchess Veragua 1716-1790 (22) by marriage Duchess Berwick.

On 09 Oct 1771 Carlos Fitz-James Stuart 10th Duke Veragua, 4th Duke Berwick 1752-1787 (19) and Caroline Stolberg-Gedern Duchess Veragua, Duchess Berwick 1755-1828 (16) were married. Caroline Stolberg-Gedern Duchess Veragua, Duchess Berwick 1755-1828 (16) by marriage Duchess Veragua, Duke of Liria, Duke of Jérica, Duke Berwick.

On 30 Sep 1785 James Fitz-James 3rd Duke Berwick, 9th Duke Veragua 1718-1785 (66) died at Valencia. His son Carlos Fitz-James Stuart 10th Duke Veragua, 4th Duke Berwick 1752-1787 (33) succeeded as 10th Duke Veragua, 4th Duke of Liria, 4th Duke of Jérica, 4th Duke Berwick. Caroline Stolberg-Gedern Duchess Veragua, Duchess Berwick 1755-1828 (30)

On 07 Sep 1787 Carlos Fitz-James Stuart 10th Duke Veragua, 4th Duke Berwick 1752-1787 (35) died at Madrid. His son Jacobo Fitz-James Stuart 10th Duke Veragua, 5th Duke Berwick 1773-1794 (14) succeeded as 10th Duke Veragua, 5th Duke of Jérica, 5th Duke of Liria, 5th Duke Berwick

On 24 Jan 1790 Jacobo Fitz-James Stuart 10th Duke Veragua, 5th Duke Berwick 1773-1794 (16) and María Teresa Fernández Silva Duchess Veragua, Duchess Berwick 1772-1818 (17) were married. María Teresa Fernández Silva Duchess Veragua, Duchess Berwick 1772-1818 (17) by marriage Duchess Veragua, Duke of Liria, Duke of Jérica, Duke Berwick.

On 03 Apr 1794 Jacobo Fitz-James Stuart 10th Duke Veragua, 5th Duke Berwick 1773-1794 (21) died at Madrid. His son Jacobo Fitz-James Stuart 11th Duke Veragua, 6th Duke Berwick 1792-1795 (2) succeeded 11th Duke Veragua, 6th Duke of Jérica, 6th Duke of Liria, 6th Duke Berwick

On 05 Jan 1795 Carlos Miguel Fitz-James Stuart 12th Duke Veragua, 7th Duke Berwick, 14th Duke Alba 1794-1835 succeeded 12th Duke Veragua, 7th Duke of Jérica, 7th Duke of Liria, 7th Duke Berwick

In 1819 Carlos Miguel Fitz-James Stuart 12th Duke Veragua, 7th Duke Berwick, 14th Duke Alba 1794-1835 (24) and Rosalía Ventimiglia Duchess Veragua, Duchess Berwick, Duchess Alba 1798-1868 (20) were married. Rosalía Ventimiglia Duchess Veragua, Duchess Berwick, Duchess Alba 1798-1868 (20) by marriage Duchess Veragua, Duke of Liria, Duke of Jérica, Duke Berwick, Duke Alba.

On 07 Oct 1835 Jacopo Fitz-James Stuart 15th Duke Alba, 13th Duke Veragua, 8th Duke Berwick 1821- succeeded 15th Duke Alba, 13th Duke Veragua, 8th Duke of Jérica, 8th Duke of Liria, 8th Duke Berwick

On 14 Feb 1838 Jacopo Fitz-James Stuart 15th Duke Alba, 13th Duke Veragua, 8th Duke Berwick 1821- and María Francisca "Paca" Palafox Duchess Veragua, Duchess Berwick, Duchess Alba 1825-1860 (13) were married at Madrid. María Francisca "Paca" Palafox Duchess Veragua, Duchess Berwick, Duchess Alba 1825-1860 (13) by marriage Duchess Veragua, Duke of Liria, Duke of Jérica, Duke Berwick, Duke Alba.

Carlos María Fitz-James Stuart 16th Duke Alba, 14th Duke Veragua, 9th Duke Berwick 1849-1901 succeeded 16th Duke Alba, 14th Duke Veragua, 9th Duke of Jérica, 9th Duke of Liria, 9th Duke Berwick

Duke Bolton

On 09 Apr 1689 Charles Paulet 1st Duke Bolton 1630-1699 was created 1st Duke Bolton

On 27 Feb 1699 Charles Paulet 2nd Duke Bolton 1661-1722 succeeded 2nd Duke Bolton, 7th Marquess Winchester.

On 21 Jan 1722 Charles Powlett 3rd Duke Bolton 1685-1754 succeeded 3rd Duke Bolton, 8th Marquess Winchester

On 26 Aug 1754 Harry Powlett 4th Duke Bolton 1691-1759 succeeded his brother as 4th Duke Bolton, 8th Marquess Winchester. Catherine Parry 6th Duchess Bolton succeeded 6th Duke Bolton. Catherine Parry 6th Duchess Bolton by marriage Duchess Bolton.

On 09 Oct 1759 Harry Powlett 4th Duke Bolton 1691-1759 died. His son Charles Powlett 5th Duke Bolton 1718-1765 succeeded his father as 5th Duke Bolton, 9th Marquess Winchester

On 05 Jul 1765 Charles Powlett 5th Duke Bolton 1718-1765 commited suicide at Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, Westminster. His brother Harry Powlett 6th Duke Bolton 1720- succeeded as 6th Duke Bolton, 10th Marquess Winchester

Duke Brandon of Suffolk

In 1711 James Hamilton 4th Duke Hamilton, 1st Duke Brandon 1658-1712 (52) was created 1st Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 1st Baron Dutton of Cheshire. Elizabeth Gerard Duchess Brandon 1680-1743 (31) by marriage Duchess Brandon of Suffolk

On 15 Nov 1712 James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon 1703-1743 (9) succeeded 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 2nd Baron Dutton of Cheshire

On 14 Feb 1723 James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon 1703-1743 (19) and Anne Cochrane Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1706-1724 (16) were married. Anne Cochrane Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1706-1724 (16) by marriage Duchess Hamilton, Duke Brandon of Suffolk

Before 03 Nov 1729 James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon 1703-1743 (26) and Elizabeth Strangeways Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon -1729 were married. Elizabeth Strangeways Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon -1729 by marriage Duchess Hamilton, Duke Brandon of Suffolk

On 21 Aug 1737 James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon 1703-1743 (34) and Anne Spencer Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1710-1771 (27) were married. Anne Spencer Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1710-1771 (27) by marriage Duchess Hamilton, Duke Brandon of Suffolk

On 02 Mar 1743 James Hamilton 5th Duke Hamilton, 2nd Duke Brandon 1703-1743 (39) died. His son James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon -1758 (18) succeeded as 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 3rd Baron Dutton of Cheshire

On 14 Feb 1752 James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon -1758 (27) and Elizabeth Gunning Countess Argyll 1733-1790 (18) were married at Mayfair Chapel, Curzon Street, Mayfair, Westminster. Anne Cochrane Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1706-1724 by marriage Duchess Hamilton, Duke Brandon of Suffolk.

On 17 Jan 1758 James Hamilton 6th Duke Hamilton, 3rd Duke Brandon -1758 (33) died. His son James Hamilton 7th Duke Hamilton, 4th Duke Brandon 1755-1769 (2) succeeded as 7th Duke Hamilton, 4th Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 4th Baron Dutton of Cheshire

On 07 Jul 1769 James Hamilton 7th Duke Hamilton, 4th Duke Brandon 1755-1769 (14) died at Hamilton Palace, Hamilton. His uncle Douglas Hamilton 8th Duke Hamilton, 5th Duke Brandon 1756-1799 (12) succeeded as 8th Duke Hamilton, 5th Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 5th Baron Dutton of Cheshire

Around 1777 Douglas Hamilton 8th Duke Hamilton, 5th Duke Brandon 1756-1799 (20) and Elizabeth Anne Burrell Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1757-1837 (19) were married. Elizabeth Anne Burrell Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1757-1837 (19) by marriage Duchess Hamilton, Duke Brandon of Suffolk.

On 02 Aug 1799 Douglas Hamilton 8th Duke Hamilton, 5th Duke Brandon 1756-1799 (43) died at Hamilton Palace, Hamilton. His brother Archibald Hamilton 9th Duke Hamilton, 6th Duke Brandon 1740-1819 (59) succeeded as 9th Duke Hamilton, 6th Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 6th Baron Dutton of Cheshire. Harriet Stewart Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon -1788 by marriage Duchess Hamilton, Duke Brandon of Suffolk.

On 16 Feb 1819 Archibald Hamilton 9th Duke Hamilton, 6th Duke Brandon 1740-1819 (78) died. His son Alexander Hamilton 10th Duke Hamilton, 7th Duke Brandon 1767-1852 (51) succeeded as 10th Duke Hamilton, 7th Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 7th Baron Dutton of Cheshire. Susanna Euphemia Beckford Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1786-1859 (32) by marriage Duchess Hamilton, Duke Brandon of Suffolk.

On 18 Aug 1852 Alexander Hamilton 10th Duke Hamilton, 7th Duke Brandon 1767-1852 (84) died. His son William Alexander Archibald Hamilton 11th Duke Hamilton, 8th Duke Brandon 1811-1863 (41) succeeded as 11th Duke Hamilton, 8th Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 8th Baron Dutton of Cheshire

On 08 Jul 1863 William Alexander Archibald Hamilton 11th Duke Hamilton, 8th Duke Brandon 1811-1863 (52) died. His son William Douglas-Hamilton 12th Duke Hamilton, 9th Duke Brandon 1845-1895 (18) succeeded 12th Duke Hamilton, 9th Duke Brandon of Suffolk, 9th Baron Dutton of Cheshire

On 10 Dec 1873 William Douglas-Hamilton 12th Duke Hamilton, 9th Duke Brandon 1845-1895 (28) and Mary Louisa Elizabeth Montagu Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1854-1934 were married. Mary Louisa Elizabeth Montagu Duchess Hamilton, Duchess Brandon 1854-1934 by marriage Duchess Hamilton, Duke Brandon of Suffolk.

Duke Bridgewater

In 1620 Henry Carey 1st Viscount Falkland 1575-1633 was created 1st Viscount Falkland. Elizabeth Tanfield Duchess Bridgewater 1585-1639 (34) by marriage Duchess Bridgewater.

On 18 Jun 1720 Scroop Egerton 1st Duke Bridgewater 1681-1744 was created 1st Duke Bridgewater.

On 04 Aug 1722 Scroop Egerton 1st Duke Bridgewater 1681-1744 and Rachel Russell 1st Duchess Bridgewater 1707-1777 (15) were married. Rachel Russell 1st Duchess Bridgewater 1707-1777 (15) by marriage 1st Duchess Bridgewater.

On 11 Jan 1744 John Egerton 2nd Duke Bridgewater 1727-1748 succeeded his father as 2nd Duke Bridgewater, 5th Earl Bridgewater (2C 1617)

On 26 Feb 1748 Francis Egerton 3rd Duke Bridgewater 1736-1803 succeeded his brother as 3rd Duke Bridgewater, 6th Earl Bridgewater (2C 1617).

Duke Buckingham

Duke Buckingham (1C 1444)

In Sep 1444 Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham 1402-1460 (42) was created 1st Duke Buckingham (1C 1444) by Henry VI King England, II King France 1421-1471 (22) in reward many years of loyal and continuous service to the Crown. Anne Neville Duchess Buckingham by marriage Duchess Buckingham (1C 1444).

On 10 Jul 1460 Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483 (5) succeeded his grandfather as 2nd Duke Buckingham (1C 1444), 7th Earl Stafford (1C 1351), 8th Baron Stafford (1C 1299)

In 1466 Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483 (11) and Catherine Woodville Duchess Buckingham, Duchess Bedford 1458-1497 (8) were married. Catherine Woodville Duchess Buckingham, Duchess Bedford 1458-1497 (8) by marriage Duchess Buckingham (1C 1444).

In 1485 Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (7) was restored 3rd Duke Buckingham (1C 1444)

In Dec 1489 Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (11) and Eleanor Percy Duchess Buckingham -1530 were married. Eleanor Percy Duchess Buckingham -1530 by marriage Duchess Buckingham (1C 1444). The executors of her father Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489, who had been hanged by rebels during the Northern Rebellion earlier in the year, having paid Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 (32) £4000 for the privilege. His father, Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483, had been hanged for treason in 1483.

Duke Buckingham (2C 1623)

On 18 May 1623 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham 1592-1628 (30) was created 1st Duke Buckingham (2C 1623). Katherine Manners 1st Duchess Buckingham 1602-1649 (21) by marriage 1st Duchess Buckingham (2C 1623).

On 23 Aug 1628 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham 1592-1628 (35) was murdered at Greyhound Pub, Portsmouth, Hampshire by a disgruntled soldier John Felton. He was buried at Westminster Abbey. His son George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham 1628-1687 succeeded as 2nd Duke Buckingham (2C 1623), 2nd Earl Buckingham (5C 1617), 19th Baron Ros Helmsley

On 15 Sep 1657 George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham 1628-1687 (29) and Mary Fairfax Duchess Buckingham were married. Mary Fairfax Duchess Buckingham by marriage Duchess Buckingham (2C 1623).

Duke Buckingham and Chandos (3C 1703)

In 1822 Richard Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville 1st Duke Buckingham and Chandos 1776-1839 (45) was created 1st Duke Buckingham and Chandos (3C 1703). Anne Elizabeth Brydges Duchess Buckingham and Chandos 1779-1836 (43) by marriage Duchess Buckingham and Chandos (3C 1703).

On 17 Jan 1839 Richard Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville 2nd Duke Buckingham and Chandos 1797-1861 (41) succeeded 2nd Duke Buckingham and Chandos (3C 1703). Mary Campbell Duchess Buckingham and Chandos 1795-1862 (43) by marriage Duchess Buckingham and Chandos (3C 1703).

On 29 Jul 1861 Richard Temple-Nugent-Brydges-Chandos-Grenville 3rd Duke Buckingham and Chandos 1797-1889 (64) succeeded 3rd Duke Buckingham and Chandos (3C 1703), 3rd Earl Temple of Stowe

Duke Buckingham and Normandby (4C 1822)

In 1703 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby 1648-1721 (55) was created 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby (4C 1822). Catherine Greville Duchess Buckingham and Normandby -1704 by marriage Duchess Buckingham and Normandby (4C 1822).

On 16 Mar 1705 John Sheffield 1st Duke Buckingham and Normandby 1648-1721 (56) and Catherine Darnley Duchess Buckingham and Normandby 1680-1743 (25) were married at St Martin's in the Fields, Charing Cross, Westminster. Catherine Darnley Duchess Buckingham and Normandby 1680-1743 (25) by marriage Duchess Buckingham and Normandby (4C 1822).

On 24 Feb 1721 Edmund Sheffield 2nd Duke Buckingham and Normandby 1716-1735 (5) succeeded 2nd Duke Buckingham and Normandby (4C 1822), 4th Earl Mulgrave (2C 1812), 6th Baron Sheffield of Butterwick in Lincolnshire

Duke Cambridge

Duke Cambridge (1C 1664)

In 1664 James Stewart 1st Duke Cambridge 1663-1667 was created 1st Duke Cambridge (1C 1664)

Duke Cambridge (2C 1667)

In 1667 Edgar Stewart 1st Duke Cambridge 1667-1671 (-1) was created 1st Duke Cambridge (2C 1667)

Duke Cambridge (3C 1706)

In 1706 George Augustus II King Great Britain and Ireland 1683-1760 (22) was created 1st Duke Cambridge (3C 1706). Caroline Hohenzollern Queen Consort England 1683-1737 (23) by marriage Duchess Cambridge (3C 1706).

Duke Cambridge (4C 1801)

In 1801 Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge 1774-1850 (26) was created 1st Duke Cambridge (4C 1801)

On 01 Jun 1818 Adolphus Hanover 1st Duke Cambridge 1774-1850 (44) and Augusta Hesse-Kassel Duchess Cambridge 1797-1889 (20) were married. Augusta Hesse-Kassel Duchess Cambridge 1797-1889 (20) by marriage Duchess Cambridge (4C 1801).

On 08 Jan 1847 George Hanover 2nd Duke Cambridge 1819-1904 (27) and Sarah Fairbrother Duchess Cambridge were married at St John's Church, Clerkenwell, Middlesex. Sarah Fairbrother Duchess Cambridge by marriage Duchess Cambridge (4C 1801).

On 08 Jul 1850 George Hanover 2nd Duke Cambridge 1819-1904 (31) succeeded 2nd Duke Cambridge (4C 1801)

Duke Cambridge (5C 2011)

In 2011 William Windsor 1st Duke Cambridge 1982- was created 1st Duke Cambridge (5C 2011)

William Windsor 1st Duke Cambridge 1982- and Catherine Middleton Duchess Cambridge were married. Catherine Middleton Duchess Cambridge by marriage Duchess Cambridge (5C 2011).

Duke Chandos (1C 1719)

In 1719 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (45) was created 1st Duke Chandos (1C 1719). Cassandra Willoughby Duchess Chandos 1670-1735 by marriage Duchess Chandos (1C 1719).

On 18 Apr 1736 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (63) 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 1673-1744 (71) died at Cannons House, Little Stanmore, Middlesex. He was buried at Chandos Mausoleum, Church of St Lawrence, Whitchurch Lan, Little Stanmore, Middlesex. His son Henry Brydges 2nd Duke Chandos 1708-1771 (36) succeeded as 2nd Duke Chandos (1C 1719), 2nd Earl Carnarvon (2C 1714), 10th Baron Chandos of Sudeley, 4th Baronet Wilton. Mary Bruce Duchess Chandos 1710-1738 by marriage Duchess Chandos (1C 1719).

On 28 Nov 1771 Henry Brydges 2nd Duke Chandos 1708-1771 (63) died. His son James Brydges 3rd Duke Chandos 1731-1789 (39) succeeded as 3rd Duke Chandos (1C 1719), 3rd Earl Carnarvon (2C 1714), 11th Baron Chandos of Sudeley, 5th Baronet Wilton. Anne Eliza Gamon Duchess Chandos by marriage Duchess Chandos (1C 1719).

Duke Clarence

Duke Clarence (1C 1362)

On 13 Nov 1362 Edward III King England 1312-1377 (50) created his eldest two sons as Dukes. Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence 1338-1368 was created 1st Duke Clarence (1C 1362). John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (22) was created 1st Duke Lancaster (2C 1362).

Duke Clarence (2C 1412)

In 1412 Thomas Lancaster 1st Duke Clarence 1388-1421 (23) was created 1st Duke Clarence (2C 1412). Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence 1385-1439 by marriage Duchess Clarence (2C 1412).

Duke Clarence (3C 1461)

In 1461 George York 1st Duke Clarence 1449-1478 (11) was created 1st Duke Clarence (3C 1461)

Marriage of George Duke of Clarence and Isabel Neville

On 11 Jul 1469 George York 1st Duke Clarence 1449-1478 (19) and Isabel Neville 1451-1476 (17) were married by George Neville Archbishop York 1432-1476 (36) at the Église Notre-Dame de Calais, Calais{Église Notre-Dame de Calais in Calais} witnessed by Richard "Kingmaker" Neville 16th Earl Warwick, 6th Earl Salisbury 1428-1471 (41). Isabel Neville 1451-1476 (17) by marriage 1st Duchess Clarence (3C 1461).

Duke Clarence and St Andrews

In 1789 William Hanover Duke Clarence and St Andrews 1765-1837 (23) was created as Duke Clarence and St Andrews

On 11 Jul 1818 William Hanover Duke Clarence and St Andrews 1765-1837 (52) and Adelaide Saxe-Meiningen Queen Consort England were married at Kew_Richmond_Surrey. Adelaide Saxe-Meiningen Queen Consort England by marriage Duchess Clarence and St Andrews.

Duke Cleveland

Duke Cleveland (1C 1670)

In 1670 Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (29) was created 1st Duke Cleveland (1C 1670)

On 09 Oct 1709 Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (68) died at Chiswick Mall, Chiswick, Middlesex. Her son Charles Fitzroy 1st Duke Southampton, 2nd Duke Cleveland 1662-1730 (47) succeeded as 2nd Duke Cleveland (1C 1670). Anne Pulteney Duchess Southampton, Duchess Cleveland 1663-1746 (45) by marriage Duchess Cleveland (1C 1670).

On 09 Sep 1730 William Fitzroy 3rd Duke Cleveland, 2nd Duke Southampton 1698-1774 (32) succeeded his father as 3rd Duke Cleveland (1C 1670) 2nd Duke Southampton, 2nd Earl Chichester (2C 1675), 2nd Baron Newbury

In 1731 William Fitzroy 3rd Duke Cleveland, 2nd Duke Southampton 1698-1774 (33) and Henrietta Finch Duchess Cleveland, Duchess Southampton 1702-1742 were married. Henrietta Finch Duchess Cleveland, Duchess Southampton 1702-1742 by marriage Duchess Cleveland (1C 1670), Duke Southampton.

Duke Cleveland (2C 1833)

In 1833 William Harry Vane 1st Duke Cleveland 1766-1842 (66) was created 1st Duke Cleveland (2C 1833)

On 28 Jan 1842 William Harry Vane 1st Duke Cleveland 1766-1842 (75) died. He was buried at St Mary's Church, Staindrop, County Durham. His son Henry Vane 2nd Duke Cleveland 1788-1864 succeeded 2nd Duke Cleveland (2C 1833), 3rd Earl Darlington, 3rd Viscount Barnard, 5th Baron Barnard. Sophia Poulett Duchess Cleveland 1785-1859 (56) by marriage Duchess Cleveland (2C 1833).

On 18 Jan 1864 William Vane 3rd Duke Cleveland 1792-1864 succeeded 3rd Duke Cleveland (2C 1833), 4th Earl Darlington, 4th Viscount Barnard, 6th Baron Barnard. Grace Caroline Lowther Duchess Cleveland -1883 by marriage Duchess Cleveland (2C 1833).

On 06 Sep 1864 Harry George Powlett 4th Duke Cleveland 1803-1891 succeeded 4th Duke Cleveland (2C 1833), 5th Earl Darlington, 5th Viscount Barnard, 7th Baron Barnard. Catherine Lucy Wilhelmina Stanhope Duchess Cleveland 1819-1901 by marriage Duchess Cleveland (2C 1833).

Duke Connaught and Strathearn

On 24 May 1874 Arthur William Patrick Albert Windsor 1st Duke Connaught and Strathearn 1850-1942 (24) was created 1st Duke Connaught and Strathearn. Luise Margarete Alexandra Victoria Agnes Hohenzollern Duchess Connaught and Strathearn 1860-1917 (13) by marriage Duchess Connaught and Strathearn.

On 16 Jan 1942 Alastair Windsor 2nd Duke Connaught and Strathearn 1914-1943 (27) succeeded 2nd Duke Connaught and Strathearn

Duke Cornwall

On 17 Mar 1337 Edward "Black Prince" Plantagenet Prince Wales 1330-1376 (6) was appointed as Duke Cornwall

On 09 Aug 1386 Henry V King England 1386-1422 was appointed as Duke Cornwall

Act of Accord (39 Hen VI)

On 25 Oct 1460 Parliament enacted the Act of Accord (39 Hen VI) by which Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 (49) was declared heir to Henry VI King England, II King France 1421-1471 (38) disinheriting Edward Lancaster Prince Wales 1453-1471[Edward of Westminster at the same Parliament on 31 Oct 1460 Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 (49) was appointed as Prince Wales, Earl Chester, Duke Cornwall and Lord Protector.

On 02 Nov 1470 Edward V King England 1470- was appointed as Duke Cornwall

On 26 Jun 1483 Edward York Prince Wales 1473-1484 (9) was created as Duke Cornwall

On 20 Sep 1486 Arthur Tudor Prince Wales 1486-1502 was created as Duke Cornwall

On 28 Jun 1491 Henry VIII was created as Duke Cornwall

On 01 Jan 1511 Henry Tudor Duke Cornwall 1511-1511 was born to Henry VIII (19) and Catherine of Aragon (25) at Richmond Palace. Henry Tudor Duke Cornwall 1511-1511 was appointed as Duke Cornwall.

Birth and Christening Edward VI

On 15 Oct 1537 the future Edward VI was christened by John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 (62) at the Chapel Royal in Hampton Court Palace. Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (48) performed the Baptismal Rites, and was appointed Godfather. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (63) and Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) were Godparents.
Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex, 3rd Count Eu -1540 carried the Salt. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 was Godfather and supported the Marchioness of Exeter. Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) was knighted. Thomas Cromwell 1st Earl Essex 1485-1540, Philip Boteler 1492-1545 (44), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 attended. Mary Scrope 1476-1548 carried Lady Mary's train. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 carried a covered basin. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 carried the canopy.
Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) helped his young niece the future Elizabeth I to carry the Crisom. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41) supported his wife Gertrude Blount Marchioness Exeter 1503-1558 (33) to carry the child. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60) bore a taper of virgin wax. William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (61) carried the train of the Prince's robe. Christopher Barker -1550 proclaimed the Prince's titles. Arthur Hopton 1489-1555 (48) attended. .
Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) was created 1st Earl Hertford (2C 1537), 1st Viscount Beauchamp.
Edward VI King England and Ireland 1537-1553 was created as Duke Cornwall, Earl Chester (9C 1537).
Nicholas Carew KG 1496-1539, Francis Bryan, Anthony Browne 1500-1548 and John Russell 1st Earl Bedford 1485-1555 (52) surrounded the font.
Henry Knyvet of Charlton Wiltshire 1510-1547, Edward Neville 1471-1538, Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (28), Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) and John Wallop 1490-1551 (47) carried the canopy.

On 24 Mar 1603 Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales 1594-1612 (9) was created as Duke Cornwall

On 29 May 1630 Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 was created as Duke Cornwall and Duke Rothesay.

Duke Cumberland

Duke Cumberland (1C 1644)

In 1644 Rupert Palatinate-Simmern 1st Duke Cumberland 1619-1682 (24) was created 1st Duke Cumberland (1C 1644), 1st Earl Holderness (2C 1644)

Duke Cumberland (2C 1689)

In 1689 George Oldenburg 1st Duke Cumberland 1653-1708 (35) was created 1st Duke Cumberland (2C 1689). Anne Stewart I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (23) by marriage Duchess Cumberland (2C 1689).

Duke Cumberland (3C 1726)

On 27 Jul 1726 William Augustus Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland 1721-1765 (5) was created 1st Duke Cumberland (3C 1726)

Duke Cumberland and Strathearn

On 22 Oct 1766 Henry Frederick Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn 1745-1790 (20) was created 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn

In 1771 Henry Frederick Hanover 1st Duke Cumberland and Strathearn 1745-1790 (26) and Anne Luttrell Duchess Cumberland and Strathearn 1743-1808 (28) were married. Anne Luttrell Duchess Cumberland and Strathearn 1743-1808 (28) by marriage Duchess Cumberland and Strathearn.

Duke Cumberland and Teviotdale

In 1799 Ernest Augustus King Hanover 1771-1851 (27) was created 1st Duke Cumberland and Teviotdale

In 1815 Ernest Augustus King Hanover 1771-1851 (43) and Frederica Mecklenburg-Strelitz Queen Consort Hanover (37) were married. Frederica Mecklenburg-Strelitz Queen Consort Hanover (37) by marriage Duchess Cumberland and Teviotdale.

On 18 Nov 1851 George V King Hanover 1819-1878 (32) succeeded V King Hanover, 2nd Duke Cumberland and Teviotdale. Marie Saxe-Altenburg Queen Consort Hanover by marriage Queen Consort Hanover.

On 12 Jun 1878 Ernest Augustus Hanover 3rd Duke Cumberland and Teviotdale 1845-1923 (32) succeeded 3rd Duke Cumberland and Teviotdale

On 22 Dec 1878 Ernest Augustus Hanover 3rd Duke Cumberland and Teviotdale 1845-1923 (33) and Thyra Glücksburg Duchess Cumberland and Teviotdale 1853-1933 (25) were married. Thyra Glücksburg Duchess Cumberland and Teviotdale 1853-1933 (25) by marriage Duchess Cumberland and Teviotdale.

Duke Devonshire

Glorious Revolution

In 1694 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707 (54) was created 1st Duke Devonshire by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 in recognition of William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707 (54) 's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William of Orange from the Immortal Seven. Mary Butler Duchess Devonshire 1646-1710 (48) by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

On 18 Aug 1707 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707 (67) died. His son William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (35) succeeded as 2nd Duke Devonshire, 5th Earl Devonshire. Rachel Russell Duchess Devonshire 1674-1725 (33) by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

On 04 Jun 1729 William Cavendish 2nd Duke Devonshire 1672-1729 (57) died. His son William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire 1698-1755 (30) succeeded as 3rd Duke Devonshire, 6th Earl Devonshire. Catherine Hoskyns Duchess Devonshire 1700-1777 (30) by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

On 05 Dec 1755 William Cavendish 3rd Duke Devonshire 1698-1755 (57) died. His son William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 (35) succeeded as 4th Duke Devonshire, 7th Earl Devonshire. Charlotte Elizabeth Boyle Duchess Devonshire 1731-1754 by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

On 02 Oct 1764 William Cavendish 4th Duke Devonshire 1720-1764 (44) died. His son William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire 1748-1811 (16) succeeded as 5th Duke Devonshire, 8th Earl Devonshire.

On 07 Jun 1774 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire 1748-1811 (26) and Georgiana Spencer Duchess Devonshire 1757-1806 (17) were married in St Mary's Church, Wimbledon, Surrey. It was her 17th birthday. Georgiana Spencer Duchess Devonshire 1757-1806 (17) by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

In 1809 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire 1748-1811 (61) and Elizabeth Christiana Hervey Duchess Devonshire 1758-1824 (50) were married. Elizabeth Christiana Hervey Duchess Devonshire 1758-1824 (50) by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

On 29 Jul 1811 William Cavendish 5th Duke Devonshire 1748-1811 (63) died. His son William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire 1790-1858 (21) succeeded as 6th Duke Devonshire, 9th Earl Devonshire

In 1829 William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 (21) and Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840 (17) were married. Blanche Georgiana Howard Duchess Devonshire 1812-1840 (17) by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

On 18 Jan 1858 William Cavendish 6th Duke Devonshire 1790-1858 (67) died at Hardwick Hall, Derbyshire. He was buried in the Cavendish Plot, St Peter's Church, Edensor, Chatsworth, Derbyshire. His first cousin once-removed William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 (49) succeeded as 7th Duke Devonshire, 10th Earl Devonshire

On 21 Dec 1891 William Cavendish 7th Duke Devonshire 1808-1891 (83) died. He was buried at the Cavendish Plot, St Peter's Church, Edensor, Chatsworth, Derbyshire. His son Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 (58) succeeded as 8th Duke Devonshire, 11th Earl Devonshire

On 30 Jul 1892 Victor Christian William Cavendish 9th Duke Devonshire 1868-1938 (24) and Evelyn Emily Mary Petty-Fitzmaurice Duchess Devonshire 1870-1960 (21) were married. Evelyn Emily Mary Petty-Fitzmaurice Duchess Devonshire 1870-1960 (21) by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

On 16 Aug 1892 Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 (59) and Louisa Frederica Augusta Vonalten Duchess Devonshire, Duchess Manchester 1832-1911 (60) were married at Christ Church, Mayfair, Westminster. Louisa Frederica Augusta Vonalten Duchess Devonshire, Duchess Manchester 1832-1911 (60) by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

On 24 Mar 1908 Spencer Cavendish 8th Duke Devonshire 1833-1908 (74) died at Hotel Metropol of pneumonia. His grandson Victor Christian William Cavendish 9th Duke Devonshire 1868-1938 (39) succeeded his grandfather as 9th Duke Devonshire, 12th Earl Devonshire

On 06 May 1938 Edward William Spencer Cavendish 10th Duke Devonshire 1895-1950 (43) succeeded his father as 10th Duke Devonshire, 13th Earl Devonshire. Mary Alice Gascoyne-Cecil Duchess Devonshire 1895-1988 (42) by marriage Duchess Devonshire.

On 26 Nov 1950 Andrew Cavendish 11th Duke Devonshire 1920-2004 (30) succeeded his father as 11th Duke Devonshire, 14th Earl Devonshire

Duke Dorset (1C 1720)

In 1720 Lionel Cranfield Sackville 1st Duke Dorset 1688-1765 (32) was created 1st Duke Dorset (1C 1720). Elizabeth Colyear Duchess Dorset 1689-1768 (31) by marriage Duchess Dorset (1C 1720).

On 10 Oct 1765 Lionel Cranfield Sackville 1st Duke Dorset 1688-1765 (77) died at Knole House, Knole, Sevenoaks, Kent. His son Charles Sackville 2nd Duke Dorset 1711-1769 (54) succeeded 2nd Duke Dorset (1C 1720), 8th Earl Dorset (4C 1604)

On 05 Jan 1769 Charles Sackville 2nd Duke Dorset 1711-1769 (57) died. His grandson John Frederick Sackville 3rd Duke Dorset 1745-1799 (23) succeeded 3rd Duke Dorset (1C 1720), 9th Earl Dorset (4C 1604).

In 1790 John Frederick Sackville 3rd Duke Dorset 1745-1799 (45) and Arabella Diana Cope 3rd Duchess Dorset 1769-1825 (20) were married. Arabella Diana Cope 3rd Duchess Dorset 1769-1825 (20) by marriage 3rd Duchess Dorset (1C 1720), 9th Earl Dorset (4C 1604).

On 19 Jul 1799 John Frederick Sackville 3rd Duke Dorset 1745-1799 (54) died. His son George Frederick Sackville 4th Duke Dorset 1793-1815 (5) succeeded as 4th Duke Dorset (1C 1720), 10th Earl Dorset (4C 1604)

On 14 Feb 1815 George Frederick Sackville 4th Duke Dorset 1793-1815 (21) died. His first cousin Charles Sackville 5th Duke Dorset 1767-1843 (47) succeeded 5th Duke Dorset (1C 1720), 11th Earl Dorset (4C 1604). Frances Cranfield 5th Duchess Dorset by marriage 5th Duchess Dorset (1C 1720), 11th Earl Dorset (4C 1604)

Duke Dudley

On 23 May 1644 Alice Leigh 1st Duchess Dudley 1578-1669 (66) was created 1st Duke Dudley

Duke Exeter

Duke Exeter (1C 1397)

Richard II Rewards his Supporters

On 29 Sep 1397 King Richard II (30) awarded his older maternal half-brothers Dukedoms for their part in the arrest, trial and execution of Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397.
John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 was created 1st Duke Exeter (1C 1397). Elizabeth Lancaster Duchess Exeter 1363-1426 (34) by marriage Duchess Exeter (1C 1397).
Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 was created 1st Duke Surrey. .
Richard also awarded Dukedoms to his key supporters:
Thomas Mowbray 1st Duke Norfolk 1368-1399 (29) was created 1st Duke Norfolk (1C 1397) probably for arranging the murder of Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester 1355-1397. Elizabeth Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1366-1425 (31) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (1C 1397).
John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 (24) was created 1st Marquess Somerset (2C 1397), 1st Marquess Dorset (1C 1397). Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence 1385-1439 by marriage Marchioness Somerset (2C 1397).
Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (24) was created 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale (2C 1397). Beatrice Burgundy Countess Rutland, Countess Cork 1373-1408 (24) by marriage Countess Rutland (1C 1390)
Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (33) was created 1st Earl Westmoreland (1C 1397). Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (18) by marriage Countess Westmoreland (1C 1397).

In 1416 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter 1395-1447 was restored 2nd Duke Exeter (1C 1397)

On 06 Mar 1427 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter 1395-1447 and Anne Stafford Duchess Exeter -1432 were married. Anne Stafford Duchess Exeter -1432 by marriage Duchess Exeter (1C 1397).

On 20 Jan 1433 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter 1395-1447 and Beatrice Aviz Duchess Exeter 1382-1439 (50) were married. Beatrice Aviz Duchess Exeter 1382-1439 (50) by marriage Duchess Exeter (1C 1397).

After 25 Oct 1439 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter 1395-1447 and Anne Montagu Duchess Exeter -1457 were married. Anne Montagu Duchess Exeter -1457 by marriage Duchess Exeter (1C 1397).

On 05 Aug 1447 John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter 1395-1447 died at Stepney, Middlesex. He was buried at the Church of St Katharine's by the Tower, Tower Hill, City of London. Henry Holland 3rd Duke Exeter 1430-1475 succeeded 3rd Duke Exeter (1C 1397), 3rd Earl Huntingdon (4C 1388). Anne York Duchess Exeter 1439-1476 (7) by marriage Duchess Exeter (1C 1397).

Duke Exeter (2C 1416)

On 18 Nov 1416 Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter 1377-1426 (39) was created 1st Duke Exeter (2C 1416). Margaret Neville Duchess Exeter 1384-1413 by marriage Duchess Exeter (2C 1416).

Duke Gloucester

Duke Gloucester (1C 1385)

In 1385 Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester 1355-1397 (30) was created 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale (1C 1385) and around the same time 1st Duke Gloucester (1C 1385). Eleanor Bohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale, Duchess Gloucester 1366-1399 by marriage Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale (1C 1385) Duchess Gloucester (1C 1385).

Duke Gloucester (2C 1414)

Henry V awards his brothers Dukedoms

In 1414 Humphrey Lancaster 1st Duke Gloucester 1390-1447 (24) was created 1st Duke Gloucester (2C 1414), 1st Earl Pembroke (5C 1414). .

Duke Gloucester (3C 1461)

In 1461 Richard III King England 1452-1485 (8) was created 1st Duke Gloucester (3C 1461)

Marriage of Richard Duke of Gloucester and Anne Neville

On 12 Jul 1472 Richard III King England 1452-1485 (19) and Anne Neville Queen Consort England 1456-1485 (16) were married at St Stephen's Chapel, Westminster Palace, Westminster. Anne Neville Queen Consort England 1456-1485 (16) by marriage 1st Duchess Gloucester (3C 1461).

Duke Gloucester (4C 1659)

On 13 May 1659 Henry Fitzjames 1st Duke Gloucester 1640-1660 (18) was created 1st Duke Gloucester (4C 1659), 1st Earl Cambridge (5C 1659)

Duke Gloucester (5C 1928)

On 31 Mar 1928 Henry Windsor 1st Duke Gloucester 1900-1974 (28) was created 1st Duke Gloucester (5C 1928)

On 06 Nov 1935 Henry Windsor 1st Duke Gloucester 1900-1974 (35) and Alice Christabel Montagu-Douglas-Scott Duchess Gloucester 1901-2004 (33) were married at Buckingham Palace, Westminster. Alice Christabel Montagu-Douglas-Scott Duchess Gloucester 1901-2004 (33) by marriage Duchess Gloucester (5C 1928).

On 10 Jun 1974 Richard Alexander Walter Windsor 2nd Duke Gloucester 1944- succeeded 2nd Duke Gloucester (5C 1928)

Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh

On 19 Nov 1764 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (20) was created 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh and 1st Earl Connaught

In 1766 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (22) and Maria Walpole Duchess Gloucester and Edinburgh 1736-1807 were married at Pall Mall, St James', Westminster. Maria Walpole Duchess Gloucester and Edinburgh 1736-1807 by marriage Duchess Gloucester and Edinburgh.

On 25 Aug 1805 William Henry Hanover 1st Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1743-1805 (61) died. His son William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1776-1834 (29) succeeded 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh, 2nd Earl Connaught

On 22 Jul 1816 William Frederick Hanover 2nd Duke Gloucester and Edinburgh 1776-1834 (40) and Mary Hanover Duchess Gloucester and Edinburgh 1776-1857 (40) were married at St James' Palace, St James', Westminster. Mary Hanover Duchess Gloucester and Edinburgh 1776-1857 (40) by marriage Duchess Gloucester and Edinburgh.

Duke Grafton

Duke Grafton (1C 1675)

In 1675 Henry Fitzroy 1st Duke Grafton 1663-1690 (11) was created 1st Duke Grafton (1C 1675). Isabella Bennet Duchess Grafton 1655-1723 (19) by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

Storming of Cork

On 09 Oct 1690 Henry Fitzroy 1st Duke Grafton 1663-1690 (27) was killed at Cork, County Cork during the Storming of Cork. His son Charles Fitzroy 2nd Duke Grafton 1683-1757 (6) succeeded as 2nd Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 2nd Earl Euston, 2nd Viscount Ipswich, 2nd Baron Sudbury

On 30 Apr 1713 Charles Fitzroy 2nd Duke Grafton 1683-1757 (29) and Henrietta Somerset Duchess Grafton 1690-1726 (22) were married. Henrietta Somerset Duchess Grafton 1690-1726 (22) by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

On 06 May 1757 Augustus Henry Fitzroy 3rd Duke Grafton 1735-1811 (21) succeeded 3rd Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 3rd Earl Euston, 3rd Viscount Ipswich, 3rd Baron Sudbury. Anne Liddell Duchess Grafton 1737-1804 (20) by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

On 24 Jun 1769 Augustus Henry Fitzroy 3rd Duke Grafton 1735-1811 (33) and Elizabeth Wrottesley Duchess Grafton 1745-1822 (23) were married. Elizabeth Wrottesley Duchess Grafton 1745-1822 (23) by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

On 14 Mar 1811 George Henry Fitzroy 4th Duke Grafton 1760-1844 (51) succeeded 4th Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 4th Earl Euston, 4th Viscount Ipswich, 4th Baron Sudbury. Charlotte Maria Waldegrave Duchess Grafton 1761-1808 by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

On 20 Jun 1812 Henry Fitzroy 5th Duke Grafton 1790-1863 (22) and Mary Caroline Berkeley Duchess Grafton 1795-1873 (17) were married at Portugal. Mary Caroline Berkeley Duchess Grafton 1795-1873 (17) by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

On 28 Sep 1844 Henry Fitzroy 5th Duke Grafton 1790-1863 (54) succeeded 5th Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 5th Earl Euston, 5th Viscount Ipswich, 5th Baron Sudbury

On 26 Mar 1863 William Henry Fitzroy 6th Duke Grafton 1819-1882 (43) succeeded 6th Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 6th Earl Euston, 6th Viscount Ipswich, 6th Baron Sudbury. Marie Anne Louise Baring Duchess Grafton by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

On 21 May 1882 Augustus Charles Lennox Fitzroy 7th Duke Grafton 1821-1918 (60) succeeded 7th Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 7th Earl Euston, 7th Viscount Ipswich, 7th Baron Sudbury. Anne Balfour Duchess Grafton 1825-1857 by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

On 04 Dec 1918 Alfred Fitzroy 8th Duke Grafton 1850-1930 (68) succeeded 8th Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 8th Earl Euston, 8th Viscount Ipswich, 8th Baron Sudbury. Susanna Mary Mctaggart-Stewart Duchess Grafton by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

On 10 Jan 1930 John Charles William Fitzroy 9th Duke Grafton 1914-1936 (15) succeeded 9th Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 9th Earl Euston, 9th Viscount Ipswich, 9th Baron Sudbury

On 04 Aug 1936 John Charles William Fitzroy 9th Duke Grafton 1914-1936 (22) was killed racing his Bugatti at Limerick, County Limerick during the Limerick Grand Prix. Charles Alfred Euston Fitzroy 10th Duke Grafton 1892-1970 (44) succeeded 10th Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 10th Earl Euston, 10th Viscount Ipswich, 10th Baron Sudbury. Rita Emily Carr-Elison Duchess Grafton by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

On 11 Nov 1970 Hugh Denis Charles Fitzroy 11th Duke Grafton 1919-2011 (51) succeeded 11th Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 11th Earl Euston, 11th Viscount Ipswich, 11th Baron Sudbury. Ann Fortune Smith Duchess Grafton 1920- by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

On 07 Apr 2011 Henry Fitzroy 12th Duke Grafton 1978- succeeded 12th Duke Grafton (1C 1675), 12th Earl Euston, 12th Viscount Ipswich, 12th Baron Sudbury. Olivia Staden Duchess Grafton by marriage Duchess Grafton (1C 1675).

Duke Kendal

Duke Kendal (1C 1666)

Charles Stewart 1st Duke Kendal 1666-1667 was created 1st Duke Kendal (1C 1666)

Duke Kendal (2C 1719)

On 19 Mar 1719 Melusine Schulenburg 1st Duchess Munster, 1st Duchess Kendal 1667-1743 (51) was created 1st Duke Kendal (2C 1719), 1st Earl Feversham (2C 1719), 1st Baron Glastonbury

Duke Kent

Duke Kent (1C 1710)

In 1710 Henry Grey 1st Duke Kent 1671-1740 (38) was created 1st Duke Kent (1C 1710), 1st Marquess Kent, 1st Viscount Gooderich. Jemima Crew Marchioness Kent 1675-1728 (34) by marriage Marchioness Kent.

On 24 Mar 1729 Henry Grey 1st Duke Kent 1671-1740 (57) and Sophia Bentinck Duchess Kent 1701-1741 were married. Sophia Bentinck Duchess Kent 1701-1741 by marriage Duchess Kent (1C 1710).

Duke Kent (2C 1934)

On 09 Oct 1934 George Windsor 1st Duke Kent 1897-1942 (37) was created 1st Duke Kent (2C 1934)

On 12 Oct 1934 George Windsor 1st Duke Kent 1897-1942 (37) and Marina Glücksburg Duchess Kent 1906-1968 (27) were married at Westminster Abbey. Marina Glücksburg Duchess Kent 1906-1968 (27) by marriage Duchess Kent (2C 1934).

On 25 Aug 1942 George Windsor 1st Duke Kent 1897-1942 (45) and Michael Strutt 1914-1942 (28) died in a plane crash at Dunbeath. His son Edward Windsor 2nd Duke Kent 1935- succeeded 2nd Duke Kent (2C 1934).

Duke Kent and Strathearn

On 24 Apr 1799 Edward Augustus Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn 1767-1820 (31) was created 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn

On 29 May 1818 Edward Augustus Hanover 1st Duke Kent and Strathearn 1767-1820 (50) and Marie Luise Victoria Saxe-Coburg-Gotha Duchess Kent and Strathearn 1786-1861 (31) were married at Ehrenburg Palace. Marie Luise Victoria Saxe-Coburg-Gotha Duchess Kent and Strathearn 1786-1861 (31) by marriage Duchess Kent and Strathearn.

Duke Kingston upon Hull

In 1715 Evelyn Pierrepoint 1655-1726 was created 1st Duke Kingston upon Hull. Isabella 1688-1728 by marriage Duchess Kingston upon Hull.

On 05 Mar 1726 Evelyn Pierrepoint 1711-1773 succeeded 2nd Duke Kingston upon Hull, 2nd Marquess Dorchester, 2nd Marquess Dorchester, 6th Earl Kingston upon Hull, 6th Viscount Newark (1C 1627), 6th Baron Pierrepoint Holme Pierrepoint

On Mar 1769 Evelyn Pierrepoint 1711-1773 and Elizabeth 1721-1788 (47) were married alledgedly bigamously at Mayfair Chapel, Curzon Street, Mayfair, Westminster. Elizabeth 1721-1788 (47) by marriage Duchess Kingston upon Hull.

Duke Lancaster

Duke Lancaster (1C 1351)

In 1351 Henry of Grosmont 1st Duke Lancaster 1310-1361 (41) was created 1st Duke Lancaster (1C 1351). Isabel Beaumont Duchess Lancaster 1320-1361 by marriage Duchess Lancaster (1C 1351).

Duke Lancaster (2C 1362)

On 13 Nov 1362 Edward III King England 1312-1377 (50) created his eldest two sons as Dukes. Lionel Plantagenet 1st Duke Clarence 1338-1368 was created 1st Duke Clarence (1C 1362). John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (22) was created 1st Duke Lancaster (2C 1362).

On 21 Sep 1371 John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (31) and Constance of Castile 1354-1394 (16) were married at Roquefort, Landes. Constance of Castile 1354-1394 (16) by marriage Duchess Lancaster (2C 1362). His younger brother Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 (30) married Constance's sister in July 1372.

On 13 Jan 1396 John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (55) and Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 (45) were married at Lincoln Cathedral. Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster 1350-1403 (45) by marriage Duchess Lancaster (2C 1362).

On 03 Feb 1399 Henry IV King England 1367-1413 (31) succeeded 2nd Duke Lancaster (2C 1362), 7th Earl Leicester (2C 1265). Mary Bohun Duchess Lancaster 1368-1394 by marriage Duchess Lancaster (2C 1362).

Duke Lancaster (3C 1399)

In 1399 Henry V King England 1386-1422 (12) was created 1st Duke Lancaster (3C 1399)

Duke Leeds

On 25 Apr 1682 Peregrine Osborne 2nd Duke Leeds 1659-1729 and Bridget Hyde Duchess Leeds were married. Bridget Hyde Duchess Leeds by marriage Duchess Leeds.

Glorious Revolution

In 1694 Thomas Osborne 1st Duke Leeds 1632-1712 (62) was created 1st Duke Leeds by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 in recognition of Thomas Osborne 1st Duke Leeds 1632-1712 (62) 's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William of Orange from the Immortal Seven. Bridget Bertie Duchess Leeds 1629-1704 (65) by marriage Duchess Leeds.

On 26 Jul 1712 Peregrine Osborne 2nd Duke Leeds 1659-1729 succeeded 2nd Duke Leeds

On 25 Jun 1729 Peregrine Osborne 3rd Duke Leeds 1691-1731 succeeded 3rd Duke Leeds. Anne Seymour Duchess Leeds 1709-1722 by marriage Duchess Leeds.

On 09 May 1731 Thomas Osborne 4th Duke Leeds 1713-1789 succeeded 4th Duke Leeds

On 26 Jun 1740 Thomas Osborne 4th Duke Leeds 1713-1789 and Mary Godolphin Duchess Leeds -1764 were married. Mary Godolphin Duchess Leeds -1764 by marriage Duchess Leeds.

On 23 Mar 1789 Francis Osborne 5th Duke Leeds 1751-1799 succeeded 5th Duke Leeds

On 31 Jan 1799 George William Frederick Osborne 6th Duke Leeds 1775-1838 succeeded 6th Duke Leeds. Charlotte Townshend Duchess Leeds 1776-1856 by marriage Duchess Leeds.

On 10 Jul 1838 Francis Godolphin Osborne 7th Duke Leeds 1798-1859 succeeded 7th Duke Leeds, 14th Baron Darcy Knayth, 11th Baron Conyers

On 04 May 1859 George Godolphin Osborne 8th Duke Leeds 1802-1872 succeeded 8th Duke Leeds, 15th Baron Darcy Knayth, 12th Baron Conyers. Harriet Emma Leveson-Gower Duchess Leeds 1800-1852 by marriage Duchess Leeds.

On 08 Aug 1872 George Godolphin Osborne 9th Duke Leeds 1828-1895 succeeded 9th Duke Leeds, 16th Baron Darcy Knayth, 13th Baron Conyers, 3rd Baron Godolphin (3C 1832). Fanny Georgiana Pitt-rivers Pitt-Rivers Duchess Leeds 1836-1896 (35) by marriage Duchess Leeds.

On 23 Dec 1895 George Godolphin Osborne 10th Duke Leeds 1862-1927 succeeded 10th Duke Leeds, 17th Baron Darcy Knayth, 14th Baron Conyers, 4th Baron Godolphin (3C 1832). Katherine Frances Lambton Duchess Leeds 1862-1952 by marriage Duchess Leeds.

Duke Manchester

On 28 Apr 1719 Charles Montagu 1st Duke Manchester 1662-1722 was created 1st Duke Manchester. Doddington Greville Duchess Manchester 1672-1720 by marriage Duchess Manchester.

In 1722 Charles Montagu 1st Duke Manchester 1662-1722 died#. His son William Montagu 2nd Duke Manchester 1700-1739 succeeded as 2nd Duke Manchester, 5th Earl Manchester.

On 21 Oct 1739 William Montagu 2nd Duke Manchester 1700-1739 died. His son Robert Montagu 3rd Duke Manchester 1710-1762 succeeded as 3rd Duke Manchester, 6th Earl Manchester. Harriet Dunch Duchess Manchester by marriage Duchess Manchester.

On 10 May 1762 Robert Montagu 3rd Duke Manchester 1710-1762 died. His son George Montagu 4th Duke Manchester 1737-1788 succeeded as 4th Duke Manchester, 7th Earl Manchester

On 22 Oct 1762 George Montagu 4th Duke Manchester 1737-1788 and Elizabeth Dashwood Duchess Manchester 1740-1832 were married. Elizabeth Dashwood Duchess Manchester 1740-1832 by marriage Duchess Manchester.

On 02 Sep 1788 George Montagu 4th Duke Manchester 1737-1788 died. His son William Montagu 5th Duke Manchester 1771-1843 succeeded as 5th Duke Manchester, 8th Earl Manchester

On 07 Oct 1793 William Montagu 5th Duke Manchester 1771-1843 and Susan Gordon Duchess Manchester -1828 were married at Edinburgh. Susan Gordon Duchess Manchester -1828 by marriage Duchess Manchester.

On 18 Mar 1843 William Montagu 5th Duke Manchester 1771-1843 died. His son George Montagu 6th Duke Manchester 1799-1855 succeeded as 6th Duke Manchester, 9th Earl Manchester. Millicent Sparrow Duchess Manchester 1798-1848 (45) by marriage Duchess Manchester.

On 18 Aug 1855 George Montagu 6th Duke Manchester 1799-1855 died. His son William Drogo Montagu 7th Duke Manchester 1823-1890 succeeded as 7th Duke Manchester, 10th Earl Manchester. Louisa Frederica Augusta Vonalten Duchess Devonshire, Duchess Manchester 1832-1911 (23) by marriage Duchess Manchester.

On 22 Mar 1890 William Drogo Montagu 7th Duke Manchester 1823-1890 died. His son George Victor Drogo Montagu 8th Duke Manchester 1853-1892 succeeded as 8th Duke Manchester, 11th Earl Manchester. Consuelo Yznaga Duchess Manchester by marriage Duchess Manchester.

On 18 Aug 1892 George Victor Drogo Montagu 8th Duke Manchester 1853-1892 died at Tandragee Castle, Tandragee, County Armagh. His son William Montagu 9th Duke Manchester 1877-1947 succeeded as 9th Duke Manchester

William Montagu 2nd Duke Manchester 1700-1739 and Isabella Montagu Duchess Manchester -1786 were married. Isabella Montagu Duchess Manchester -1786 by marriage Duchess Manchester.

Duke Marlborough

In 1702 John Churchill 1st Duke Marlborough 1650-1722 (51) was created 1st Duke Marlborough. Sarah Jennings Duchess Marlborough 1660-1744 (41) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 16 Jun 1722 Henrietta Churchill 2nd Duchess Marlborough 1681-1733 (40) succeeded 2nd Duke Marlborough

On 24 Oct 1733 Charles Spencer 3rd Duke Marlborough 1706-1758 (26) succeeded his mother's sister as 3rd Duke Marlborough. Elizabeth Trevor Duchess Marlborough 1713-1761 (20) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 20 Oct 1758 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (19) succeeded 4th Duke Marlborough, 6th Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 8th Baron Spencer Wormleighton

In 1762 George Spencer 4th Duke Marlborough 1739-1817 (23) and Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (19) were married. Caroline Russell Duchess Marlborough 1743-1811 (19) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 29 Jan 1817 George Spencer-Churchill 5th Duke Marlborough 1766-1840 (50) succeeded 5th Duke Marlborough, 7th Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 9th Baron Spencer Wormleighton. Susan Stewart Duchess Marlborough 1767-1841 (49) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 05 Mar 1840 George Spencer-Churchill 6th Duke Marlborough 1793-1857 (46) succeeded 6th Duke Marlborough, 8th Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 10th Baron Spencer Wormleighton. Jane Stewart Duchess Marlborough 1798-1844 (41) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 10 Jun 1846 George Spencer-Churchill 6th Duke Marlborough 1793-1857 (52) and Charlotte Augusta Flower Duchess Marlborough 1818-1850 (27) were married. Charlotte Augusta Flower Duchess Marlborough 1818-1850 (27) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 18 Oct 1851 George Spencer-Churchill 6th Duke Marlborough 1793-1857 (57) and Jane Francis Stewart Duchess Marlborough were married. Jane Francis Stewart Duchess Marlborough by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 01 Jul 1857 John Winston Spencer-Churchill 7th Duke Marlborough 1822-1883 (35) succeeded 7th Duke Marlborough, 9th Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 11th Baron Spencer Wormleighton. Frances Anne Emily Vane Duchess Marlborough 1822-1899 (35) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 05 Jul 1883 George Charles Spencer-Churchill 8th Duke Marlborough 1844-1892 (39) succeeded 8th Duke Marlborough, 10th Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 12th Baron Spencer Wormleighton. Albertha Frances Anne Hamilton Duchess Marlborough 1847-1932 (36) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 09 Nov 1892 Charles Richard John Spencer-Churchill 9th Duke Marlborough 1871-1934 (20) succeeded 9th Duke Marlborough, 11th Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 13th Baron Spencer Wormleighton

On 06 Nov 1895 Charles Richard John Spencer-Churchill 9th Duke Marlborough 1871-1934 (23) and Consuelo Vanderbilt Duchess Marlborough 1877-1964 (18) were married at St Thomas' Church, New York, New York State. Consuelo Vanderbilt Duchess Marlborough 1877-1964 (18) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 30 Jun 1934 John Albert William Spencer-Churchill 10th Duke Marlborough 1897-1972 (36) succeeded 10th Duke Marlborough, 12th Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 14th Baron Spencer Wormleighton. Alexandra Mary Cadogan Duchess Marlborough 1900-1961 by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

On 26 Jan 1972 John Albert William Spencer-Churchill 10th Duke Marlborough 1897-1972 (74) and Frances Laura Charteris Duchess Marlborough 1915-1990 (56) were married. Frances Laura Charteris Duchess Marlborough 1915-1990 (56) by marriage Duchess Marlborough.

Duke Monmouth

On 14 Feb 1663 James Scott 1st Duke Monmouth, 1st Duke Buccleuch 1649-1685 (13) was created 1st Duke Monmouth, 1st Earl Doncaster, 1st Baron Scott of Tynedale

On 20 Apr 1663 James Scott 1st Duke Monmouth, 1st Duke Buccleuch 1649-1685 (14) and Anne Scott Duchess Monmouth, Duchess Buccleuch 1651-1732 (12) were married. Anne Scott Duchess Monmouth, Duchess Buccleuch 1651-1732 (12) by marriage Duchess Monmouth.

Duke Montagu

Duke Montagu (1C 1705)

In 1705 Ralph Montagu 1st Duke Montagu 1638-1709 was created 1st Duke Montagu (1C 1705), 3rd Baron Montagu of Boughton in Northamptonshire (1C 1621). Elizabeth "Mad Duchess" Cavendish Duchess Albermarle, Duchess Montagu 1654-1734 (50) by marriage Duchess Montagu (1C 1705).

On 09 Mar 1709 Ralph Montagu 1st Duke Montagu 1638-1709 died. He was buried at Westminster Abbey. His son John Montagu 2nd Duke Montagu 1690-1749 (18) succeeded as 2nd Duke Montagu (1C 1705), 4th Baron Montagu of Boughton in Northamptonshire (1C 1621). Mary Churchill 2nd Duchess Montagu 1689-1751 (19) by marriage 2nd Duchess Montagu (1C 1705).

Duke Montagu (2C 1766)

On 05 Nov 1766 George Montagu 1st Duke Montagu 1712-1790 (54) was created 1st Duke Montagu (2C 1766). Mary Montagu Duchess Montagu 1711-1775 (55) by marriage Duchess Montagu (2C 1766).

Duke Newcastle

Duke Newcastle upon Tyne (1C 1665)

In 1665 William Cavendish 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne 1592-1676 (72) was created 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne (1C 1665).

On 25 Dec 1676 Henry Cavendish 2nd Duke Newcastle upon Tyne 1630-1691 (46) succeeded 2nd Duke Newcastle upon Tyne (1C 1665). Frances Pierrepoint Duchess Newcastle upon Tyne 1630-1695 (46) by marriage Duchess Newcastle upon Tyne (1C 1665).

Duke Newcastle upon Tyne (2C 1694)

In 1694 John Holles 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne 1662-1711 was created 1st Duke Newcastle upon Tyne (2C 1694). Margaret Cavendish Duchess Newcastle upon Tyne 1661-1716 (33) by marriage Duchess Newcastle upon Tyne (2C 1694).

Duke Newcastle upon Tyne (3C 1715)

Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne

In 1715 Thomas Pelham-Holles 1st Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1693-1768 was created 1st Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne with remainder to his nephew.

On 02 Apr 1717 Thomas Pelham-Holles 1st Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1693-1768 and Henrietta Godolphin Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1701-1776 were married. Henrietta Godolphin Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1701-1776 by marriage Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne.

On 17 Nov 1768 Thomas Pelham-Holles 1st Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1693-1768 died. His nephew Henry Fiennes Pelham-Clinton 2nd Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1720-1794 succeeded as 2nd Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne. Catherine Pelham Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1727-1760 by marriage Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne.

On 22 Feb 1794 Thomas Pelham-Clinton 3rd Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1752-1795 succeeded 3rd Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne, 10th Earl Lincoln (8C 1572). Anna Maria Stanhope Countess Lincoln -1834 by marriage Countess Lincoln (8C 1572).

On 18 May 1795 Henry Pelham-Clinton 4th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1785-1851 (10) succeeded 4th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne, 11th Earl Lincoln (8C 1572).

On 18 Jul 1807 Henry Pelham-Clinton 4th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1785-1851 (22) and Georgiana Elizabeth Miller-Mundy Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1789-1822 (18) were married in Lambeth Palace, Lambeth, Surrey. Georgiana Elizabeth Miller-Mundy Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1789-1822 (18) by marriage Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne.

On 12 Jan 1851 Henry Pelham-Clinton 5th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1811-1864 succeeded 5th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne, 12th Earl Lincoln (8C 1572). Susan Harriet Catherine Hamilton Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1814-1889 (36) by marriage Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne.

On 18 Oct 1864 Henry Pelham Alexander Pelham-Clinton 6th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1834-1879 succeeded 6th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne, 13th Earl Lincoln (8C 1572). Henrietta Adela Hope Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne 1843- by marriage Duchess Newcastle-under-Lyne.

On 18 Oct 1864 Henry Pelham-Clinton 7th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1864-1928 succeeded his father as 7th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne, 14th Earl Lincoln (8C 1572)

On 30 May 1928 Francis Hope Pelham-Clinton-Hope 8th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne 1866-1941 succeeded his brother as 8th Duke Newcastle-under-Lyne, 15th Earl Lincoln (8C 1572)

Duke Norfolk

Duke Norfolk (1C 1397)

Richard II Rewards his Supporters

On 29 Sep 1397 King Richard II (30) awarded his older maternal half-brothers Dukedoms for their part in the arrest, trial and execution of Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397.
John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 was created 1st Duke Exeter (1C 1397). Elizabeth Lancaster Duchess Exeter 1363-1426 (34) by marriage Duchess Exeter (1C 1397).
Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 was created 1st Duke Surrey. .
Richard also awarded Dukedoms to his key supporters:
Thomas Mowbray 1st Duke Norfolk 1368-1399 (29) was created 1st Duke Norfolk (1C 1397) probably for arranging the murder of Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester 1355-1397. Elizabeth Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1366-1425 (31) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (1C 1397).
John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 (24) was created 1st Marquess Somerset (2C 1397), 1st Marquess Dorset (1C 1397). Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence 1385-1439 by marriage Marchioness Somerset (2C 1397).
Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (24) was created 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale (2C 1397). Beatrice Burgundy Countess Rutland, Countess Cork 1373-1408 (24) by marriage Countess Rutland (1C 1390)
Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (33) was created 1st Earl Westmoreland (1C 1397). Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (18) by marriage Countess Westmoreland (1C 1397).

In 1425 John Mowbray 2nd Duke Norfolk 1392-1432 (33) succeeded 2nd Duke Norfolk (1C 1397). Katherine Neville Duchess Norfolk 1400-1483 (25) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (1C 1397).

In 1432 John Mowbray 3rd Duke Norfolk 1415-1461 (17) succeeded 3rd Duke Norfolk (1C 1397) 6th Earl Norfolk (3C 1312), 4th Earl Nottingham (2C 1383), 9th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 10th Baron Segrave (1C 1295) and Earl Marshal.

Before 18 Oct 1444 John Mowbray 3rd Duke Norfolk 1415-1461 (29) and Eleanor Bourchier Duchess Norfolk 1417-1474 (26) were married. Eleanor Bourchier Duchess Norfolk 1417-1474 (26) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (1C 1397).

On 06 Nov 1461 John Mowbray 4th Duke Norfolk 1444-1476 (17) succeeded 4th Duke Norfolk (1C 1397) 7th Earl Norfolk (3C 1312), 5th Earl Nottingham (2C 1383), 10th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 11th Baron Segrave (1C 1295) and Earl Marshal.

Before 10 Dec 1472 John Mowbray 4th Duke Norfolk 1444-1476 (28) and Elizabeth Talbot Duchess Norfolk 1442-1507 (30) were married. Elizabeth Talbot Duchess Norfolk 1442-1507 (30) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (1C 1397).

Duke Norfolk (2C 1481)

On 07 Feb 1477 Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk 1473- was created 1st Duke Norfolk (2C 1481)

Duke Norfolk (3C 1483)

Richard III Rewards his Supporters

On 28 Jun 1483 John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (58) was created 1st Duke Norfolk (3C 1483) by Richard III King England 1452-1485 (30). William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley 1426-1492 (57) was created 1st Earl Nottingham (4C 1483). Significant insofar as both men were heirs to the vast Mowbray estates that had been inherited by Anne Mowbray 8th Countess Norfolk 1472-1481 who had then been married to Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk 1473-. Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk 1473- 's father Edward IV King England 1442-1483 had attempted by very flawed legal process to legislate so that even in the event of Anne's death his son Richard would continue to benefit from the inheritance. Richard III King England 1452-1485 (30) was restoring John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485 (58) and William Berkeley 1st Marquess Berkeley 1426-1492 (57) to their rightful inheritance.

On 01 Feb 1514 Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (71) was restored 2nd Duke Norfolk (3C 1483). Some documentation describes this as a creation rather than restoration although he is always referred to as 2nd. Agnes Tilney Duchess Norfolk 1477-1545 (37) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 21 May 1524 Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (50) succeeded 3rd Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 14th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 15th Baron Segrave (1C 1295). Elizabeth Stafford Duchess Norfolk 1497-1558 (27) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 21 May 1524 Elizabeth Stafford Duchess Norfolk 1497-1558 (27) by marriage 3rd Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483)

On 25 Aug 1554 Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (80) died at Kenninghall, Norfolk. He was buried at Church of St Michael the Archangel, Framlingham, Suffolk. His grandson Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 (18) succeeded 4th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 3rd Earl Surrey (3C 1483)

In 1556 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 (19) and Mary Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1540-1557 (16) were married. Mary Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1540-1557 (16) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483), Earl Surrey (3C 1483).

In 1558 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 (21) and Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk 1540-1564 (18) were married. Margaret Audley Duchess Norfolk 1540-1564 (18) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483), Earl Surrey (3C 1483).

In 1567 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 (31) and Elizabeth Leyburne Duchess Norfolk 1536-1567 (31) were married. Elizabeth Leyburne Duchess Norfolk 1536-1567 (31) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483), Earl Surrey (3C 1483).

In 1660 Thomas Howard 5th Duke Norfolk 1627-1677 (33) was restored 5th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483)

Around 1675 Henry Howard 6th Duke Norfolk 1628-1684 (46) and Jane Bickerton Duchess Norfolk 1643-1693 (31) were married. Jane Bickerton Duchess Norfolk 1643-1693 (31) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 13 Dec 1677 Henry Howard 6th Duke Norfolk 1628-1684 (49) succeeded as 6th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 24th Earl Arundel (Sussex), 7th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 4th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644), 17th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 21st Baron Segrave (1C 1295), 15th Baron Furnivall (1C 1295), 19th Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309), 14th Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 16th Baron Talbot (1C 1331), 14th Baron Arundel (1C 1377). Anne Somerset Duchess Norfolk 1631-1662 by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 13 Jan 1684 Henry Howard 7th Duke Norfolk 1655-1701 (29) succeeded 7th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 25th Earl Arundel (Sussex), 8th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 5th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644), 2nd Earl Norwich (3C 1672), 18th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 22nd Baron Segrave (1C 1295), 16th Baron Furnivall (1C 1295), 20th Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309), 15th Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 17th Baron Talbot (1C 1331), 15th Baron Arundel (1C 1377), 2nd Baron Howard of Castle Rising, Earl Marshal. Mary Mordaunt Duchess Norfolk 1659-1705 by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 02 Apr 1701 Thomas Howard 8th Duke Norfolk 1683-1732 (17) succeeded 8th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 26th Earl Arundel (Sussex), 9th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 6th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644), 3rd Earl Norwich (3C 1672), 19th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 23rd Baron Segrave (1C 1295), 17th Baron Furnivall (1C 1295), 21st Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309), 16th Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 18th Baron Talbot (1C 1331), 16th Baron Arundel (1C 1377), 3rd Baron Howard of Castle Rising

On 26 May 1709 Thomas Howard 8th Duke Norfolk 1683-1732 (25) and Maria Winifreda Francisca Shireburn Duchess Norfolk 1693-1754 (16) were married. Maria Winifreda Francisca Shireburn Duchess Norfolk 1693-1754 (16) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483). She bringing a large dowry of £30,000. She eventually left him after he changed his allegiance to George I rejecting the Jacobites.

On 23 Dec 1732 Edward Howard 9th Duke Norfolk 1686-1777 (46) succeeded 9th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 27th Earl Arundel (Sussex), 10th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 7th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644), 4th Earl Norwich (3C 1672), 20th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 24th Baron Segrave (1C 1295), 18th Baron Furnivall (1C 1295), 22nd Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309), 17th Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 19th Baron Talbot (1C 1331), 17th Baron Arundel (1C 1377), 4th Baron Howard of Castle Rising and Earl Marshal and Earl Marshal. Mary Blount Duchess Norfolk 1711-1773 (20) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 20 Sep 1777 Charles Howard 10th Duke Norfolk 1720-1786 (56) succeeded 10th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 28th Earl Arundel (Sussex), 11th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 8th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644). Catherine Brockholes Duchess Norfolk by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483)

On 31 Aug 1786 Charles Howard 11th Duke Norfolk 1746-1815 (40) succeeded 11th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 29th Earl Arundel (Sussex), 12th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 8th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644), 5th Earl Norwich (3C 1672), 21st Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 26th Baron Segrave (1C 1295), 20th Baron Furnivall (1C 1295), 25th Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309), 19th Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 21st Baron Talbot (1C 1331), 19th Baron Arundel (1C 1377), 6th Baron Howard of Castle Rising

On 16 Dec 1815 Bernard Howard 12th Duke Norfolk 1765-1842 (50) succeeded 12th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 30th Earl Arundel (Sussex), 13th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 10th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644), 7th Earl Norwich (3C 1672), 23rd Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 27th Baron Segrave (1C 1295), 21st Baron Furnivall (1C 1295), 25th Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309), 20th Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 22nd Baron Talbot (1C 1331), 20th Baron Arundel (1C 1377), 7th Baron Howard of Castle Rising. Elizabeth Belasyse Duchess Norfolk 1770-1819 (45) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 16 Mar 1842 Henry Charles Howard 13th Duke Norfolk 1791-1856 (50) succeeded 13th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 31st Earl Arundel (Sussex), 14th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 11th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644), 8th Earl Norwich (3C 1672), 24th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 28th Baron Segrave (1C 1295), 22nd Baron Furnivall (1C 1295), 26th Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309), 21st Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 23rd Baron Talbot (1C 1331), 21st Baron Arundel (1C 1377), 8th Baron Howard of Castle Rising. Charlotte Sophia Leveson-Gower Duchess Norfolk 1788-1870 by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 18 Feb 1856 Henry Granville Fitzalan 14th Duke Norfolk 1815-1860 (40) succeeded 14th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 32nd Earl Arundel (Sussex), 15th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 12th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644), 9th Earl Norwich (3C 1672), 25th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 29th Baron Segrave (1C 1295), 23rd Baron Furnivall (1C 1295), 27th Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309), 22nd Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 24th Baron Talbot (1C 1331), 22nd Baron Arundel (1C 1377), 9th Baron Howard of Castle Rising

In 1860 Henry Fitzalan-Howard 15th Duke Norfolk 1847-1917 (12) succeeded 15th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 33rd Earl Arundel (Sussex), 16th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 13th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644), 10th Earl Norwich (3C 1672), 26th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 30th Baron Segrave (1C 1295), 31st Baron Furnivall (1C 1295), 28th Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309), 23rd Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 25th Baron Talbot (1C 1331), 23rd Baron Arundel (1C 1377), 10th Baron Howard of Castle Rising

In 1877 Henry Fitzalan-Howard 15th Duke Norfolk 1847-1917 (29) and Flora Paulyna Hetty Barbara Clifton Duchess Norfolk 1854-1854 were married. Flora Paulyna Hetty Barbara Clifton Duchess Norfolk 1854-1854 by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 05 Feb 1904 Henry Fitzalan-Howard 15th Duke Norfolk 1847-1917 (56) and Gwendolen Constable-Maxwell Duchess Norfolk 1877-1945 (27) were married. Gwendolen Constable-Maxwell Duchess Norfolk 1877-1945 (27) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

On 11 Feb 1917 Bernard Fitzalan 16th Duke Norfolk 1908-1975 (8) succeeded 16th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 34th Earl Arundel (Sussex), 17th Earl Surrey (3C 1483), 14th Earl Norfolk (5C 1644), 11th Earl Norwich (3C 1672), 27th Baron Mowbray (1C 1283), 31st Baron Segrave (1C 1295), 32nd Baron Furnivall (1C 1295), 29th Baron Strange Blackmere (1C 1309), 24th Baron Maltravers (1C 1330), 26th Baron Talbot (1C 1331), 24th Baron Arundel (1C 1377), 11th Baron Howard of Castle Rising

On 27 Jan 1937 Bernard Fitzalan 16th Duke Norfolk 1908-1975 (28) and Lavinia Mary Strutt Duchess Norfolk 1916-1995 (21) were married. Lavinia Mary Strutt Duchess Norfolk 1916-1995 (21) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

In 1975 Miles Stapleton-Fitzalan-Howard 17th Duke Norfolk 1915-2002 (59) succeeded 17th Duke Norfolk (3C 1483), 36th Earl Arundel (Sussex)

Charles Howard 11th Duke Norfolk 1746-1815 and Marion Coppinger Duchess Norfolk were married. Marion Coppinger Duchess Norfolk by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

Charles Howard 11th Duke Norfolk 1746-1815 and Frances Scudamore Duchess Norfolk 1750-1820 were married. Frances Scudamore Duchess Norfolk 1750-1820 by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

Henry Granville Fitzalan 14th Duke Norfolk 1815-1860 and Augusta Mary Minna Catherine Lyons Duchess Norfolk were married. Augusta Mary Minna Catherine Lyons Duchess Norfolk by marriage Duchess Norfolk (3C 1483).

Duke Northumberland

Duke Northumberland (1C 1551)

Edward VI's 16th Birthday

11 Oct 1551 , the day before his fourteenth birthday, King Edward VI (13) celebrated at Hampton Court Palace_Richmond_Surrey by rewarding his guardians; it may have been a case of his guardians rewading themselves.
John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland 1504-1553 (47), leader of the Council, was created 1st Duke Northumberland (1C 1551)
His son Henry Dudley 1517-1568 was knighted.
Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (34) was created 1st Duke Suffolk (3C 1551) for having married King Edward VI's (13) first cousin Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559.
William Paulet 1st Marquess Winchester 1483-1572, Master of the Kings Wards, was created 1st Marquess Winchester. His wife Elizabeth Capell Marchioness Winchester -1558 by marriage Marchioness Winchester.
William Herbert (50), his guardian, was created 1st Earl Pembroke (10C 1551). His wife Anne Parr Countess Pembroke 1515-1552 (36) by marriage Countess Pembroke (10C 1551).
The King's (13) uncle Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (51) attended.

Duke Northumberland (2C 1683)

On 06 Apr 1683 George Fitzroy 1st Duke Northumberland 1665-1716 (17) was created 1st Duke Northumberland (2C 1683) by Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (52) for being his illegitimate son.

Duke Northumberland (3C 1766)

In 1766 Hugh Percy 1st Duke Northumberland 1715-1786 was created 1st Duke Northumberland (3C 1766). Elizabeth Seymour Duchess Northumberland 1716-1776 (49) by marriage Duchess Northumberland (3C 1766).

On 06 Jun 1786 Hugh Percy 2nd Duke Northumberland 1742-1817 (43) succeeded 2nd Duke Northumberland (3C 1766), 2nd Baron Lovain. Frances Julia Burrell Duchess Northumberland 1752-1820 (33) by marriage Duchess Northumberland (3C 1766).

On 10 Jul 1817 Hugh Percy 3rd Duke Northumberland 1785-1847 succeeded 3rd Duke Northumberland (3C 1766), 3rd Baron Lovain. Charlotte Herbert Duchess Northumberland 1787-1866 (29) by marriage Duchess Northumberland (3C 1766).

On 11 Feb 1847 Algernon Percy 4th Duke Northumberland 1792-1865 succeeded 4th Duke Northumberland (3C 1766), 4th Baron Lovain. Eleanor Grosvenor Duchess Northumberland 1820-1911 by marriage Duchess Northumberland (3C 1766).

On 12 Feb 1865 George Percy 5th Duke Northumberland 1778-1867 succeeded 5th Duke Northumberland (3C 1766)

On 22 Aug 1867 Algernon George Percy 6th Duke Northumberland 1810-1899 succeeded 6th Duke Northumberland (3C 1766)

On 02 Jan 1899 Henry George Percy 7th Duke Northumberland 1846-1918 succeeded 7th Duke Northumberland (3C 1766). Edith Campbell Duchess Northumberland 1849-1913 (49) by marriage Duchess Northumberland (3C 1766).

On 14 May 1918 Alan Ian Percy 8th Duke Northumberland 1880-1930 succeeded 8th Duke Northumberland (3C 1766). Helen Gordon-Lennox Duchess Northumberland 1886-1965 (31) by marriage Duchess Northumberland (3C 1766).

On 23 Aug 1930 Henry George Alan Percy 9th Duke Northumberland 1912-1940 succeeded 9th Duke Northumberland (3C 1766)

On 21 May 1940 Hugh Algernon Percy 10th Duke Northumberland 1914-1988 succeeded 10th Duke Northumberland (3C 1766)

On 12 Jun 1946 Hugh Algernon Percy 10th Duke Northumberland 1914-1988 and Elizabeth Diana Montagu-Douglas-Scott Duchess Northumberland 1922-2012 (24) were married. Elizabeth Diana Montagu-Douglas-Scott Duchess Northumberland 1922-2012 (24) by marriage Duchess Northumberland (3C 1766).

Duke Ormonde (England)

On 09 Nov 1682 James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (72) was created 1st Duke Ormonde (England). Elizabeth Preston Duchess Ormonde 1615-1684 by marriage Duchess Ormonde (England).

On 21 Jul 1688 James Butler 2nd Duke Ormonde 1665-1745 (23) succeeded 2nd Baronet Thirkleby, 2nd Duke Ormonde, 2nd Marquess Ormonde (1C 1642), 13th Earl Ormonde, 6th Earl Ossory. Mary Somerset Duchess Ormonde 1664-1733 (24) by marriage Duchess Ormonde (England).

Duke Portland

In 1716 Henry Bentinck 1st Duke Portland 1682-1726 was created 1st Duke Portland. Elizabeth Noel 1st Duchess Portland by marriage 1st Duchess Portland.

On 04 Jul 1726 Henry Bentinck 1st Duke Portland 1682-1726 died in Spanish Town, Jamaica, Greater Antilles, Antilles, Caribbean. His body was returned to England. On 03 Nov 1726 he was buried in the Vault of the Dukes of Ormonde, Henry VII Chapel, Chapels, Westminster Abbey. His son William Bentinck 2nd Duke Portland 1709-1762 succeeded 2nd Duke Portland.

On 11 Jun 1734 William Bentinck 2nd Duke Portland 1709-1762 and Margaret Cavendish Harley 2nd Duchess Portland 1715-1785 (19) were married at St Peter aka Oxford Chapel, Vere Street, Marylebone, Westminster. Margaret Cavendish Harley 2nd Duchess Portland 1715-1785 (19) by marriage 2nd Duchess Portland.

On 01 May 1762 William Cavendish-Bentinck 3rd Duke Portland 1738-1809 succeeded 3rd Duke Portland.

On 08 Nov 1766 William Cavendish-Bentinck 3rd Duke Portland 1738-1809 and Dorothy Cavendish 3rd Duchess Portland 1750-1794 (16) were married. Dorothy Cavendish 3rd Duchess Portland 1750-1794 (16) by marriage 3rd Duchess Portland.

On 04 Aug 1795 William Henry Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck 4th Duke Portland 1768-1854 and Henrietta Scott Duchess Portland 1774- were married. Henrietta Scott Duchess Portland 1774- by marriage Duchess Portland.

On 30 Oct 1809 William Cavendish-Bentinck 3rd Duke Portland 1738-1809 died. His son William Henry Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck 4th Duke Portland 1768-1854 succeeded as 4th Duke Portland.

On 27 Mar 1854 William Henry Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck 4th Duke Portland 1768-1854 died. His son William John Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck 5th Duke Portland 1800-1879 succeeded as 5th Duke Portland although it took him three years before he took his seat in the House of Lords.

On 06 Dec 1879 William John Cavendish-Scott-Bentinck 5th Duke Portland 1800-1879 died at his London residence Harcourt House, Cavendish Square, Marylebone, Westminster. He was buried in Kensal Green Cemetery, Kensal Green, Kensington and Chelsea. His first-cousin once-removed On 06 Dec 1879 William Cavendish-Bentinck 6th Duke Portland 1857-1943 succeeded as 6th Duke Portland.

On 11 Jun 1889 William Cavendish-Bentinck 6th Duke Portland 1857-1943 and Winifred Anna Dallas-Yorke 6th Duchess Portland 1863-1954 (25) were married. Winifred Anna Dallas-Yorke 6th Duchess Portland 1863-1954 (25) by marriage 6th Duchess Portland.

On 26 Apr 1943 William Arthur Henry Cavendish-Bentinck 7th Duke Portland 1893-1977 succeeded 7th Duke Portland. Ivy Gordon-Lennox 7th Duchess Portland 1887-1982 (55) by marriage 7th Duchess Portland.

Duke Portsmouth

On 19 Aug 1673 Louise Kéroualle 1st Duchess Portsmouth 1649-1734 (23) was created 1st Duke Portsmouth, 1st Earl Fareham, 1st Baron Petersfield for life for being the mistress of Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (43).

Duke Richmond

Duke Richmond (1C 1623)

In 1623 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond 1574-1624 (48) was created 1st Duke Richmond (1C 1623), 1st Earl Newcastle upon Tyne (1C 1623). Frances Howard Duchess Lennox, Duchess Richmond 1578-1639 (44) by marriage Duchess Richmond (1C 1623).

Duke Richmond (2C 1641)

In 1641 James Stewart 4th Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond 1612-1655 (28) was created 1st Duke Richmond (2C 1641). Mary Villiers Duchess Lennox, Duchess Richmond 1622-1685 (19) by marriage Duchess Richmond (2C 1641).

On 30 Mar 1655 Esmé Stewart 2nd Duke Richmond, 5th Duke Lennox 1649-1660 (5) succeeded 2nd Duke Richmond (2C 1641), 5th Duke Lennox, 3rd Earl March (3C 1619)

On 10 Aug 1660 Charles Stewart 6th Duke Lennox, 3rd Duke Richmond 1639-1672 (21) succeeded 6th Duke Lennox, 3rd Duke Richmond (2C 1641)

In Mar 1667 Charles Stewart 6th Duke Lennox, 3rd Duke Richmond 1639-1672 (27) and Frances Teresa Stewart Duchess Lennox, Duchess Richmond 1647-1702 (19) were married. Frances Teresa Stewart Duchess Lennox, Duchess Richmond 1647-1702 (19) by marriage Duchess Lennox, Duke Richmond (2C 1641), Earl Lichfield (1C 1645), Baron Stuart.

Duke Richmond (3C 1675)

On 09 Aug 1675 Charles Lennox 1st Duke Richmond 1672-1723 (3) was created 1st Duke Richmond (3C 1675), 1st Earl March (4C 1675), 1st Baron Settrington by Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (45) for being his illegitimate son.

On 08 Jan 1692 Charles Lennox 1st Duke Richmond 1672-1723 (19) and Anne Brudenell Duchess Richmond 1671-1722 (20) were married. Anne Brudenell Duchess Richmond 1671-1722 (20) by marriage Duchess Richmond (3C 1675).

On 27 May 1723 Charles Lennox 2nd Duke Richmond 1701-1750 (22) succeeded 2nd Duke Richmond (3C 1675), 2nd Earl March (4C 1675), 2nd Baron Settrington. Sarah Cadogan Duchess Richmond 1705- by marriage Duchess Richmond (3C 1675).

On 08 Aug 1750 Charles Lennox 2nd Duke Richmond 1701-1750 (49) died. His son Charles Lennox 3rd Duke Richmond 1735-1806 (15) succeeded as 3rd Duke Richmond (3C 1675), 3rd Earl March (4C 1675), 3rd Baron Settrington

On 01 Apr 1757 Charles Lennox 3rd Duke Richmond 1735-1806 (22) and Mary Bruce Duchess Richmond -1796 were married. Mary Bruce Duchess Richmond -1796 by marriage Duchess Richmond (3C 1675).

On 29 Dec 1806 Charles Lennox 3rd Duke Richmond 1735-1806 (71) died at Goodwood, West Sussex, Sussex. He was buried at Chichester Cathedral, Chichester, West Sussex, Sussex. His grandson Charles Lennox 4th Duke Richmond 1764-1819 (42) succeeded as 4th Duke Richmond (3C 1675), 4th Earl March (4C 1675), 4th Baron Settrington. Charlotte Gordon Duchess Richmond 1768-1842 (38) by marriage Duchess Richmond (3C 1675).

On 28 Aug 1819 Charles Lennox 4th Duke Richmond 1764-1819 (54) died. His son Charles Gordon-Lennox 5th Duke Richmond 1791-1860 (28) succeeded as 5th Duke Richmond (3C 1675), 5th Earl March (4C 1675), 5th Baron Settrington. Caroline Paget Duchess Richmond 1796-1874 (23) by marriage Duchess Richmond (3C 1675).

On 21 Oct 1860 Charles Gordon-Lennox 5th Duke Richmond 1791-1860 (69) died. His son Charles Gordon-Lennox 6th Duke Richmond 1818-1903 (42) succeeded as 6th Duke Richmond (3C 1675), 6th Earl March (4C 1675), 6th Baron Settrington. Frances Harriett Greville Duchess Richmond 1824-1887 (36) by marriage Duchess Richmond (3C 1675).

In 1903 Charles Gordon-Lennox 6th Duke Richmond 1818-1903 (84) died. His son Charles Gordon-Lennox 7th Duke Richmond 1845-1928 (57) succeeded as 7th Duke Richmond (3C 1675), 7th Earl March (4C 1675), 7th Baron Settrington. Isabel Sophie Craven Duchess Richmond by marriage Duchess Richmond (3C 1675).

On 18 Jan 1928 Charles Gordon-Lennox 8th Duke Richmond 1870-1935 (57) succeeded 8th Duke Richmond (3C 1675), 8th Earl March (4C 1675), 8th Baron Settrington

Duke of Richmond and Somerset

Knighting of Henry Fitzroy

On 18 Jun 1525 Henry Fitzroy (6), Henry VIII's illegitimate son, was created 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset, 1st Earl Lincoln (7C 1525) at Bridewell Palace by his father Henry VIII (33).
Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (31) was created 1st Earl Cumberland, Warden of the West Marches and Governor Carlisle Castle.
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (29) was created 1st Marquess Exeter (1C 1525).
Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (33) was created 1st Earl Rutland (3C 1525).
Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 carried the Sword of State. Thomas More Chancellor Speaker 1478-1535 (47) read the patents of nobility. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545, Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 (47),
Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (51), William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (49) and John Vere 14th Earl Oxford 1499-1526 (25) attended.
Around 18 Jun 1525 Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (7) and Eleanor Brandon 1519-1547 were married at Bridewell Palace.

Marriage of Henry Fitzroy and Mary Howard

On 28 Nov 1533 Henry Fitzroy Tudor 1st Duke Richmond and Somerset 1519-1536 (14) and Mary Howard Duchess Richmond and Somerset 1519-1557 (14) were married. Mary Howard Duchess Richmond and Somerset 1519-1557 (14) by marriage Duchess of Richmond and Somerset. Another coup for the Howard Family especially in view of Henry Fitzroy being considered by some as a possible heir in view of Anne Boleyn's

Duke Rutland

On 29 Mar 1703 John Manners 1st Duke Rutland 1638-1711 (64) was created 1st Duke Rutland, 1st Marquess Grandby. Catherine Noel Duchess Rutland 1657-1733 by marriage Duchess Rutland.

On 10 Jan 1711 John Manners 1st Duke Rutland 1638-1711 (72) died at Belvoir Castle, Belvoir, Leicestershire. His son John Manners 2nd Duke Rutland 1676-1721 (34) succeeded as 2nd Duke Rutland, 2nd Marquess Grandby, 10th Earl Rutland (3C 1525). Catherine Russell Duchess Rutland 1676-1711 (34) by marriage Duchess Rutland.

On 01 Jan 1713 John Manners 2nd Duke Rutland 1676-1721 (36) and Lucy Sherard Duchess Rutland 1685-1751 (28) were married. Lucy Sherard Duchess Rutland 1685-1751 (28) by marriage Duchess Rutland.

On 22 Feb 1721 John Manners 2nd Duke Rutland 1676-1721 (44) died. His son John Manners 3rd Duke Rutland 1696-1779 (24) succeeded as 3rd Duke Rutland, 3rd Marquess Grandby, 11th Earl Rutland (3C 1525). Bridget Sutton Duchess Rutland 1699-1734 (21) by marriage Duchess Rutland.

On 29 May 1779 John Manners 3rd Duke Rutland 1696-1779 (82) died. His grandson Charles Manners 4th Duke Rutland 1754-1787 (25) succeeded as 4th Duke Rutland, 4th Marquess Grandby, 12th Earl Rutland (3C 1525). Mary Isabella Somerset Duchess Rutland 1756-1831 (22) by marriage Duchess Rutland.

On 24 Oct 1787 Charles Manners 4th Duke Rutland 1754-1787 (33) died at Phoenix Park Lodge, Phoenix Park, Dublin, County Dublin. His son John Henry Manners 5th Duke Rutland 1778-1857 (9) succeeded as 5th Duke Rutland, 5th Marquess Grandby, 13th Earl Rutland (3C 1525)

On 22 Apr 1799 John Henry Manners 5th Duke Rutland 1778-1857 (20) and Elizabeth Howard Duchess Rutland 1780-1825 (18) were married. Elizabeth Howard Duchess Rutland 1780-1825 (18) by marriage Duchess Rutland.

On 20 Jan 1857 John Henry Manners 5th Duke Rutland 1778-1857 (78) died. His son Charles Manners 6th Duke Rutland 1815-1888 (41) succeeded as 6th Duke Rutland, 6th Marquess Grandby, 14th Earl Rutland (3C 1525)

On 03 Mar 1888 Charles Manners 6th Duke Rutland 1815-1888 (72) died unmarried at Belvoir Castle, Belvoir, Leicestershire. His brother John James Robert Manners 7th Duke Rutland 1818-1906 (69) succeeded as 7th Duke Rutland, 7th Marquess Grandby, 15th Earl Rutland (3C 1525). Janetta Hughan Duchess Rutland by marriage Duchess Rutland.

On 05 Aug 1906 John James Robert Manners 7th Duke Rutland 1818-1906 (87) died at Belvoir Castle, Belvoir, Leicestershire. Henry John Brinsley Manners 8th Duke Rutland 1852-1925 (54) succeeded 8th Duke Rutland, 8th Marquess Grandby, 16th Earl Rutland (3C 1525). Violet Lindsay Duchess Rutland 1856-1937 (50) by marriage Duchess Rutland.

On 08 May 1925 Henry John Brinsley Manners 8th Duke Rutland 1852-1925 (73) died. His son John Henry Montagu Manners 9th Duke Rutland 1886-1940 (38) succeeded 9th Duke Rutland, 9th Marquess Grandby, 17th Earl Rutland (3C 1525). Kathleen Tennant Duchess Rutland 1895-1989 (29) by marriage Duchess Rutland.

On 22 Apr 1940 Charles John Robert Manners 10th Duke Rutland 1919-1999 (20) succeeded 10th Duke Rutland, 10th Marquess Grandby, 18th Earl Rutland (3C 1525)

Duke Schomberg

In 1689 Frederick Schomberg 1st Duke Schomberg 1615-1690 (73) was created 1st Duke Schomberg

On 01 Jul 1690 Charles Schomberg 2nd Duke Schomberg 1645-1693 (44) succeeded 2nd Duke Schomberg

On 17 Oct 1693 Meinhart Schomberg 3rd Duke Schomberg 1641-1719 (52) succeeded 3rd Duke Schomberg

Duke Shrewsbury

Glorious Revolution

On 30 Apr 1694 Charles Talbot 1st Duke Shrewsbury 1660-1718 (33) was created 1st Duke Shrewsbury and 1st Marquess Alton by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 in recognition of Charles Talbot 1st Duke Shrewsbury 1660-1718 (33) 's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William of Orange from the Immortal Seven.

In 1705 Charles Talbot 1st Duke Shrewsbury 1660-1718 (44) and Adelhida Paleotti Duchess Shrewsbury were married at Augsburg. Adelhida Paleotti Duchess Shrewsbury by marriage Duchess Shrewsbury.

Duke Somerset

Duke Somerset (1C 1443)

On 28 Aug 1443 John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset 1403-1444 was created 1st Duke Somerset (1C 1443), 1st Earl Kendal (2C 1443). Margaret Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1410-1482 (33) by marriage Duchess Somerset (1C 1443).

Duke Somerset (2C 1448)

On Mar 1448 Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset 1406-1455 (41) succeeded 2nd Duke Somerset (2C 1448). Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1408-1468 (39) by marriage Duchess Somerset (2C 1448).

On 22 May 1455 Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset 1436-1464 (19) succeeded 3rd Duke Somerset (2C 1448)

On 15 May 1464 Edmund Beaufort 4th Duke Somerset 1439-1471 (24) succeeded 4th Duke Somerset (2C 1448)

Duke Somerset (3C 1499)

On 24 Feb 1499 Edmund Tudor 1st Duke Somerset 1499-1500 was created 1st Duke Somerset (3C 1499)

Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

In 1547 Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (47) was created 1st Duke Somerset (4C 1547). Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587 by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

In 1660 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (72) was restored 2nd Duke Somerset (4C 1547). Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

In 1660 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (72) died. . His son William Seymour 3rd Duke Somerset 1654-1671 (5) succeeded as 3rd Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

On 12 Dec 1671 William Seymour 3rd Duke Somerset 1654-1671 (17) died. His uncle John Seymour 4th Duke Somerset 1645-1675 (25) succeeded as 4th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

On 29 Apr 1675 Francis Seymour 5th Duke Somerset 1658-1678 (17) succeeded 5th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

On 20 Apr 1678 Francis Seymour 5th Duke Somerset 1658-1678 (20) was killed. He was unmarried and childless. He was shot dead by Genoese Horatio Botti whose wife Seymour was said to have insulted at Lerici. His son On 20 Apr 1678 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 (15) succeeded as 6th Duke Somerset (4C 1547), 4th Baron Seymour Trowbridge.

On 30 May 1682 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 (19) and Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722 were married. His first marriage, her third having been widowed twice by the age of seventeen. Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722 by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547). Being the sole heiress of her father she brought considerable wealth to the marriage.

On 05 Jul 1715 Algernon Seymour 7th Duke Somerset 1684-1750 (30) and Frances Thynne Duchess Somerset 1699-1754 (16) were married. Frances Thynne Duchess Somerset 1699-1754 (16) by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

On 04 Feb 1725 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 (62) and Charlotte Finch Duchess Somerset 1693-1773 were married. Charlotte Finch Duchess Somerset 1693-1773 by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

On 02 Dec 1748 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 (86) died at Petworth, Sussex. His son Algernon Seymour 7th Duke Somerset 1684-1750 (64) succeeded as 7th Duke Somerset (4C 1547).

On 07 Feb 1750 Algernon Seymour 7th Duke Somerset 1684-1750 (65) died. He was buried at Northumberland Vault, Westminster Abbey. His sixth cousin Edward Seymour 8th Duke Somerset 1695-1757 (55) succeeded 8th Duke Somerset (4C 1547). Mary Webb Duchess Somerset 1697-1768 (53) by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547). His daughter Elizabeth Seymour Duchess Northumberland 1716-1776 (33) succeeded as 2nd Baron Percy

On Dec 1757 Edward Seymour 9th Duke Somerset 1717-1792 (40) succeeded 9th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

On 15 Dec 1769 Webb Seymour 10th Duke Somerset 1718-1793 (51) and Anne Maria Bonnell Duchess Somerset -1802 were married. Anne Maria Bonnell Duchess Somerset -1802 by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

On 02 Jan 1792 Edward Seymour 9th Duke Somerset 1717-1792 (75) died. His son On 02 Jan 1792 Webb Seymour 10th Duke Somerset 1718-1793 (73) succeeded as 10th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

On 15 Dec 1793 Webb Seymour 10th Duke Somerset 1718-1793 (75) died. His son Edward Seymour 11th Duke Somerset 1775-1855 (18) succeeded as 11th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

On 24 Jun 1800 Edward Seymour 11th Duke Somerset 1775-1855 (25) and Charlotte Hamilton Duchess Somerset 1772-1827 (28) were married. Charlotte Hamilton Duchess Somerset 1772-1827 (28) by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

On 28 Jul 1836 Edward Seymour 11th Duke Somerset 1775-1855 (61) and Margaret Shaw-Stewart Duchess Somerset were married at Marylebone, Westminster. Margaret Shaw-Stewart Duchess Somerset by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

On 17 May 1845 Algernon St Maur 14th Duke Somerset 1813-1894 (31) and Horatia Isabella Harriet Morier Duchess Somerset were married. Horatia Isabella Harriet Morier Duchess Somerset by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

On 15 Aug 1855 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset 1804-1885 (50) succeeded 12th Duke Somerset (4C 1547). Jane Georgiana Sheridan Duchess Somerset 1809-1884 (45) by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547)

On 05 Sep 1877 Algernon St Maur 15th Duke Somerset 1846-1923 (31) and Susan Margaret Richards Mackinnon Duchess Somerset 1853-1936 (24) were married at Forres. Susan Margaret Richards Mackinnon Duchess Somerset 1853-1936 (24) by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

On 28 Jul 1881 Edward Hamilton Seymour 16th Duke Somerset 1860-1931 (21) and Rowena Wall Duchess Somerset were married. Rowena Wall Duchess Somerset by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

On 28 Dec 1885 Edward Adolphus Seymour 12th Duke Somerset 1804-1885 (81) died. His son Archibald Seymour 13th Duke Somerset 1810-1891 (74) succeeded as 13th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

On 12 Jan 1891 Archibald Seymour 13th Duke Somerset 1810-1891 (80) died. His son Algernon St Maur 14th Duke Somerset 1813-1894 (77) succeeded as 14th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

On 02 Oct 1894 Algernon St Maur 14th Duke Somerset 1813-1894 (80) died. His son Algernon St Maur 15th Duke Somerset 1846-1923 (48) succeeded as 15th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

On 22 Oct 1923 Edward Hamilton Seymour 16th Duke Somerset 1860-1931 (63) succeeded 16th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

On 05 May 1931 Evelyn Francis Edward Seymour 17th Duke Somerset 1882-1954 (49) succeeded 17th Duke Somerset (4C 1547).

On 18 Dec 1951 Percy Hamilton Seymour 18th Duke Somerset 1910-1984 (41) and Gewndoline Collette Jane Thomas Duchess Somerset were married. Gewndoline Collette Jane Thomas Duchess Somerset by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

On 26 Apr 1954 Percy Hamilton Seymour 18th Duke Somerset 1910-1984 (43) succeeded 18th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

In 1978 John Michael Edward Seymour 19th Duke Somerset 1952- and Judith Rose Hull Duchess Somerset were married. Judith Rose Hull Duchess Somerset by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

On 15 Nov 1984 John Michael Edward Seymour 19th Duke Somerset 1952- succeeded 19th Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

Evelyn Francis Edward Seymour 17th Duke Somerset 1882-1954 and Edith Mary Parker Duchess Somerset 1881-1962 were married. Edith Mary Parker Duchess Somerset 1881-1962 by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

John Seymour 4th Duke Somerset 1645-1675 and Sarah Alston Duchess Somerset 1642-1692 were married. Sarah Alston Duchess Somerset 1642-1692 by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

Duke Southampton

In 1675 Charles Fitzroy 1st Duke Southampton, 2nd Duke Cleveland 1662-1730 (12) was created 1st Duke Southampton, 1st Earl Chichester (2C 1675), 1st Baron Newbury. Mary Wood Duchess Southampton by marriage Duchess Southampton.

In 1679 Charles Fitzroy 1st Duke Southampton, 2nd Duke Cleveland 1662-1730 (16) and Mary Wood Duchess Southampton were married. Mary Wood Duchess Southampton by marriage Duchess Southampton.

In 1694 Charles Fitzroy 1st Duke Southampton, 2nd Duke Cleveland 1662-1730 (32) and Anne Pulteney Duchess Southampton, Duchess Cleveland 1663-1746 (31) were married. Anne Pulteney Duchess Southampton, Duchess Cleveland 1663-1746 (31) by marriage Duchess Southampton.

On 09 Sep 1730 William Fitzroy 3rd Duke Cleveland, 2nd Duke Southampton 1698-1774 (32) succeeded his father as 3rd Duke Cleveland (1C 1670) 2nd Duke Southampton, 2nd Earl Chichester (2C 1675), 2nd Baron Newbury

In 1731 William Fitzroy 3rd Duke Cleveland, 2nd Duke Southampton 1698-1774 (33) and Henrietta Finch Duchess Cleveland, Duchess Southampton 1702-1742 were married. Henrietta Finch Duchess Cleveland, Duchess Southampton 1702-1742 by marriage Duchess Cleveland (1C 1670), Duke Southampton.

Duke St Albans (1C 1684)

On 05 Jan 1684 Charles Beauclerk 1st Duke St Albans 1670-1726 (13) was created 1st Duke St Albans (1C 1684) by Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (53) for being his illegitimate son.

On 17 Apr 1694 Charles Beauclerk 1st Duke St Albans 1670-1726 (23) and Diana Vere Duchess St Albans were married. Diana Vere Duchess St Albans by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684).

On 10 May 1726 Charles Beauclerk 1st Duke St Albans 1670-1726 (56) died at Bath, Somerset. He was buried at Westminster Abbey. His son Charles Beauclerk 2nd Duke St Albans 1696-1751 (30) succeeded as 2nd Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 2nd Earl Burford, 2nd Baron Heddington. Lucy Werden Duchess St Albans 1699-1752 (26) by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684).

On 27 Jul 1751 Charles Beauclerk 2nd Duke St Albans 1696-1751 (55) died. He was buried at Westminster Abbey. His son George Beauclerk 3rd Duke St Albans 1730-1786 (21) succeeded as 3rd Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 3rd Earl Burford, 3rd Baron Heddington

On 01 Feb 1786 George Beauclerk 3rd Duke St Albans 1730-1786 (55) died at Brussels. His first cousin once-removed George Beauclerk 4th Duke St Albans 1758-1787 (27) succeeded 4th Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 4th Earl Burford, 4th Baron Heddington

On 10 Feb 1787 George Beauclerk 4th Duke St Albans 1758-1787 (28) died unmarried and without issue. His first cousin once-removed Aubrey Beauclerk 5th Duke St Albans 1740-1802 (46) succeeded as 5th Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 5th Earl Burford, 5th Baron Heddington. Catherine Ponsonby Duchess St Albans 1742-1789 by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684).

On 09 Feb 1802 Aubrey Beauclerk 5th Duke St Albans 1740-1802 (61) died. He was buried at Hanworth, Middlesex. His son Aubrey Beauclerk 6th Duke St Albans 1765-1815 (36) succeeded as 6th Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 6th Earl Burford, 6th Baron Heddington

On 15 Aug 1802 Aubrey Beauclerk 6th Duke St Albans 1765-1815 (36) and Louisa Grace Manners Duchess St Albans were married. Louisa Grace Manners Duchess St Albans by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684).

On 12 Aug 1815 Aubrey Beauclerk 6th Duke St Albans 1765-1815 (49) died. His son Aubrey Beauclerk 7th Duke St Albans 1815-1816 succeeded as 7th Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 7th Earl Burford, 7th Baron Heddington

On 19 Feb 1816 Aubrey Beauclerk 7th Duke St Albans 1815-1816 died. His uncle William Beauclerk 8th Duke St Albans 1766-1825 (49) succeeded as 8th Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 8th Earl Burford, 8th Baron Heddington. Maria Janetta Nelthorpe Duchess St Albans -1822 by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684).

On 17 Jul 1825 William Beauclerk 8th Duke St Albans 1766-1825 (58) died. His son William Beauclerk 9th Duke St Albans 1801-1849 (24) succeeded as 9th Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 9th Earl Burford, 9th Baron Heddington

On 16 Jun 1827 William Beauclerk 9th Duke St Albans 1801-1849 (26) and Harriet Mellon Duchess St Albans 1777-1837 (49) were married. Harriet Mellon Duchess St Albans 1777-1837 (49) by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684).

On 29 May 1839 William Beauclerk 9th Duke St Albans 1801-1849 (38) and Elizabeth Catherine Gubbins Duchess St Albans 1818-1893 (20) were married at Church of St Mary the Virgin, Harby, Leicestershire. Elizabeth Catherine Gubbins Duchess St Albans 1818-1893 (20) by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684). William Beauclerk 9th Duke St Albans 1801-1849 (38) donated a new clock, a bible, a prayer book, and £30 with the rector to be invested for the poor.

On 27 May 1849 William Beauclerk 9th Duke St Albans 1801-1849 (48) died. His son William Amelius Aubrey Beauclerk 10th Duke St Albans 1840-1898 (9) succeeded as 10th Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 10th Earl Burford, 10th Baron Heddington

On 20 Jun 1867 William Amelius Aubrey Beauclerk 10th Duke St Albans 1840-1898 (27) and Sybil Mary Grey Duchess St Albans 1848-1871 (18) were married. Sybil Mary Grey Duchess St Albans 1848-1871 (18) by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684).

On 03 Jan 1874 William Amelius Aubrey Beauclerk 10th Duke St Albans 1840-1898 (33) and Grace Bernal Duchess St Albans 1848-1926 were married at Newtown Anner, County Tipperary. Grace Bernal Duchess St Albans 1848-1926 by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684).

On 10 May 1898 William Amelius Aubrey Beauclerk 10th Duke St Albans 1840-1898 (58) died. His son On Charles De Vere Beauclerk 11th Duke St Albans 1870-1934 (28) succeeded as 11th Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 11th Earl Burford, 11th Baron Heddington

On 19 Sep 1934 Charles De Vere Beauclerk 11th Duke St Albans 1870-1934 (64) died. His brother Osborne De Vere Beauclerk 12th Duke St Albans 1874-1964 (59) succeeded as 12th Duke St Albans (1C 1684), 12th Earl Burford, 12th Baron Heddington

On 02 Mar 1964 Charles Beauclerk 13th Duke St Albans 1915-1988 (48) succeeded 13th Duke St Albans (1C 1684). Suzanne Marie Fesq Duchess St Albans 1921-2010 (42) by marriage Duchess St Albans (1C 1684).

On 08 Oct 1988 Murray Beauclerk 14th Duke St Albans 1939- succeeded 14th Duke St Albans (1C 1684)

Duke Suffolk

Duke Suffolk (1C 1448)

In 1448 William "Jackanapes" Pole 1st Duke Suffolk 1396-1450 (51) was created 1st Duke Suffolk (1C 1448). Alice Chaucer Duchess Suffolk 1404-1475 (43) by marriage Duchess Suffolk (1C 1448).

On 23 Mar 1463 John Pole 2nd Duke Suffolk 1442-1492 (20) was restored as 2nd Duke Suffolk (1C 1448). Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 (18) by marriage Duchess Suffolk (1C 1448).

On 23 Mar 1463 Elizabeth York Duchess Suffolk 1444-1503 (18) by marriage 2nd Duchess Suffolk (1C 1448)

Before 27 Oct 1492 Edmund Pole 3rd Duke Suffolk 1471-1513 (21) succeeded 3rd Duke Suffolk (1C 1448), 3rd Marquess Suffolk (1C), 6th Earl Suffolk (3C 1385)

Before 10 Oct 1496 Edmund Pole 3rd Duke Suffolk 1471-1513 (25) and Margaret Scrope Duchess Suffolk -1515 were married. Margaret Scrope Duchess Suffolk -1515 by marriage Duchess Suffolk (1C 1448).

Duke Suffolk (2C 1514)

In 1514 Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 was created 1st Duke Suffolk (2C 1514). Anne Browne Duchess Suffolk by marriage Duchess Suffolk (2C 1514)

On May 1515 Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 and Mary Tudor Queen Consort France 1496-1533 (19) were married. Mary Tudor Queen Consort France 1496-1533 (19) by marriage Duchess Suffolk (2C 1514)

On 07 Sep 1533 Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 and Catherine Willoughby Duchess Suffolk 1519-1580 (14) were married. Catherine Willoughby Duchess Suffolk 1519-1580 (14) by marriage Duchess Suffolk (2C 1514)

On 22 Aug 1545 Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 died. His son Henry Brandon 2nd Duke Suffolk 1535-1551 succeeded as 2nd Duke Suffolk (2C 1514)

Death of the Brandon Children

On 14 Jul 1551 Henry Brandon 2nd Duke Suffolk 1535-1551 and Charles Brandon 3rd Duke Suffolk 1537-1551 died of sweating sickness in the Bishop of Lincoln's Palace, Buckden, Cambridgeshire. Henry's brother Charles Brandon 3rd Duke Suffolk 1537-1551 succeeded as 3rd Duke Suffolk (2C 1514) although he too died an hour later.

Duke Suffolk (3C 1551)

On 11 Oct 1551 Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (34) was created 1st Duke Suffolk (3C 1551) for

Edward VI's 16th Birthday

11 Oct 1551 , the day before his fourteenth birthday, King Edward VI (13) celebrated at Hampton Court Palace_Richmond_Surrey by rewarding his guardians; it may have been a case of his guardians rewading themselves.
John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland 1504-1553 (47), leader of the Council, was created 1st Duke Northumberland (1C 1551)
His son Henry Dudley 1517-1568 was knighted.
Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (34) was created 1st Duke Suffolk (3C 1551) for having married King Edward VI's (13) first cousin Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559.
William Paulet 1st Marquess Winchester 1483-1572, Master of the Kings Wards, was created 1st Marquess Winchester. His wife Elizabeth Capell Marchioness Winchester -1558 by marriage Marchioness Winchester.
William Herbert (50), his guardian, was created 1st Earl Pembroke (10C 1551). His wife Anne Parr Countess Pembroke 1515-1552 (36) by marriage Countess Pembroke (10C 1551).
The King's (13) uncle Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (51) attended.

Duke Surrey

Richard II Rewards his Supporters

On 29 Sep 1397 King Richard II (30) awarded his older maternal half-brothers Dukedoms for their part in the arrest, trial and execution of Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397.
John Holland 1st Duke Exeter 1352-1400 was created 1st Duke Exeter (1C 1397). Elizabeth Lancaster Duchess Exeter 1363-1426 (34) by marriage Duchess Exeter (1C 1397).
Thomas Holland 1st Duke Surrey 1374-1400 was created 1st Duke Surrey. .
Richard also awarded Dukedoms to his key supporters:
Thomas Mowbray 1st Duke Norfolk 1368-1399 (29) was created 1st Duke Norfolk (1C 1397) probably for arranging the murder of Thomas of Woodstock Plantagenet 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 1st Duke Gloucester 1355-1397. Elizabeth Fitzalan Duchess Norfolk 1366-1425 (31) by marriage Duchess Norfolk (1C 1397).
John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 (24) was created 1st Marquess Somerset (2C 1397), 1st Marquess Dorset (1C 1397). Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence 1385-1439 by marriage Marchioness Somerset (2C 1397).
Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (24) was created 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale (2C 1397). Beatrice Burgundy Countess Rutland, Countess Cork 1373-1408 (24) by marriage Countess Rutland (1C 1390)
Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425 (33) was created 1st Earl Westmoreland (1C 1397). Joan Beaufort Countess Westmoreland 1379-1440 (18) by marriage Countess Westmoreland (1C 1397).

Duke Sussex

On 24 Nov 1801 Augustus Frederick Hanover 1st Duke Sussex 1773-1843 (28) was created 1st Duke Sussex. Augusta Murray Duchess Sussex 1768-1830 (33) by marriage Duchess Sussex.

Duke Wellington (1C 1814)

On 11 May 1814 Arthur Wellesley 1st Duke Wellington 1769-1852 was created 1st Duke Wellington (1C 1814). Catherine "Kitty" Pakenham Duchess Wellington 1773-1831 (41) by marriage Duchess Wellington (1C 1814).

On 14 Sep 1852 Arthur Wellesley 1st Duke Wellington 1769-1852 died at Deal Castle, Deal, Kent. His son Arthur Wellesley 2nd Duke Wellington 1807-1884 succeeded as 2nd Duke Wellington (1C 1814). Elizabeth Hay Duchess Wellington 1820-1904 (31) by marriage Duchess Wellington (1C 1814).

On 13 Aug 1884 Arthur Wellesley 2nd Duke Wellington 1807-1884 died. His nephew Henry Wellesley 3rd Duke Wellington 1846-1900 succeeded 3rd Duke Wellington (1C 1814), 7th Earl Mornington (1C 1760), 7th Viscount Wellesley of Dangan Castle. Evelyn Katrine Gwenfra Williams Duchess Wellington 1855-1939 (29) by marriage Duchess Wellington (1C 1814).

On 08 Jun 1900 Henry Wellesley 3rd Duke Wellington 1846-1900 died at Stratfield Saye House, Stratfield Saye, Hampshire without issue. His brother Arthur Charles Wellesley 4th Duke Wellington 1849-1934 succeeded as 4th Duke Wellington (1C 1814), 8th Earl Mornington (1C 1760), 8th Viscount Wellesley of Dangan Castle. Kathleen Emily Bulkeley-Williams Duchess Wellington 1848-1927 (51) by marriage Duchess Wellington (1C 1814).

On 18 Jun 1934 Arthur Charles Wellesley 5th Duke Wellington 1876-1941 succeeded his father as 5th Duke Wellington (1C 1814), 9th Earl Mornington (1C 1760), 9th Viscount Wellesley of Dangan Castle. Lillian Maud Glen Coats Duchess Wellington by marriage Duchess Wellington (1C 1814).

On 11 Dec 1941 Henry Wellesley 6th Duke Wellington 1912-1943 succeeded his father as 6th Duke Wellington (1C 1814), 10th Earl Mornington (1C 1760), 10th Viscount Wellesley of Dangan Castle

On 16 Sep 1943 Henry Wellesley 6th Duke Wellington 1912-1943 was killed during an attempt to take Pimple Hill. He was buried where he lay. He was unmarried and without issue. His uncle Gerald Wellesley 7th Duke Wellington 1885-1972 succeeded 7th Duke Wellington (1C 1814), 11th Earl Mornington (1C 1760), 11th Viscount Wellesley of Dangan Castle. Dorothy Violet Ashton Ashton 7th Duchess Wellington 1889-1956 (54) succeeded 7th Duke Wellington (1C 1814).

On 04 Jan 1972 Arthur Valerian Wellesley 8th Duke Wellington 1915-2014 succeeded 8th Duke Wellington (1C 1814), 12th Earl Mornington (1C 1760), 12th Viscount Wellesley of Dangan Castle

Duke Westminster

In 1874 Hugh Lupus Grosvenor 1st Duke Westminster 1825-1899 (48) was created 1st Duke Westminster. Constance Leveson-Gower Duchess Westminster 1834-1880 by marriage Duchess Westminster.

On Jun 1882 Hugh Lupus Grosvenor 1st Duke Westminster 1825-1899 (56) and Katherine Cavendish Duchess Westminster 1857-1941 (25) were married. Katherine Cavendish Duchess Westminster 1857-1941 (25) by marriage Duchess Westminster.

On 22 Dec 1899 Hugh Richard Arthur "Bendor" Grosvenor 2nd Duke Westminster 1879-1953 succeeded 2nd Duke Westminster

On 16 Feb 1901 Hugh Richard Arthur "Bendor" Grosvenor 2nd Duke Westminster 1879-1953 and Constance Edwina "Shelagh" Cornwallis-West Duchess Westminster 1875-1970 were married. Constance Edwina "Shelagh" Cornwallis-West Duchess Westminster 1875-1970 by marriage Duchess Westminster.

On 26 Nov 1920 Hugh Richard Arthur "Bendor" Grosvenor 2nd Duke Westminster 1879-1953 and Violet Nelson Duchess Westminster 1891-1983 (29) were married. Violet Nelson Duchess Westminster 1891-1983 (29) by marriage Duchess Westminster.

On 19 Jul 1953 William Grosvenor 3rd Duke Westminster 1864-1963 succeeded 3rd Duke Westminster

On 22 Feb 1963 Gerald Hugh Grosvenor 4th Duke Westminster 1907-1967 succeeded 4th Duke Westminster

On 25 Feb 1967 Robert George Grosvenor 5th Duke Westminster 1910-1979 succeeded 5th Duke Westminster. Viola Maud Lyttelton Duchess Westminster 1912-1987 (54) by marriage Duchess Westminster.

On 19 Feb 1979 Gerald Cavendish Grosvenor 6th Duke Westminster 1951-2016 succeeded 6th Duke Westminster

Duke Wharton

In 1716 Philip Wharton 1st Duke Wharton -1731 was created 1st Duke Wharton

Duke York

On 01 Apr 1760 Edward Hanover Duke York 1739-1767 (21) was appointed as Duke York

Duke York (1C 1385)

On 06 Aug 1385 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 (44) was created 1st Duke York (1C 1385). Isabella of Castile Duchess York 1355-1392 (30) by marriage Duchess York (1C 1385).

On 04 Nov 1393 Edmund of Langley 1st Duke York 1341-1402 (52) and Joan Holland Duchess York 1380-1484 were married. Joan Holland Duchess York 1380-1484 by marriage Duchess York (1C 1385).

On 01 Aug 1402 Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale, Duchess York -1431 by marriage 2nd Duchess York (1C 1385)

On 01 Aug 1402 Edward York 1st Duke Albemarle aka Aumale, 2nd Duke York 1373-1415 (29) succeeded 2nd Duke York (1C 1385), 2nd Earl Cambridge (2C 1362). Philippa Mohun Duchess Albemarle aka Aumale, Duchess York -1431 by marriage Duchess York (1C 1385).

On Jan 1455 Richard 3rd Duke York 1411-1460 (43) was restored 3rd Duke York (1C 1385). Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York 1415-1495 (39) by marriage Duchess York (1C 1385).

On 30 Dec 1460 Edward IV King England 1442-1483 (18) succeeded 4th Duke York (1C 1385), 9th Earl Ulster, 3rd Earl Cambridge (3C 1414)

Duke York (2C 1474)

On 17 Aug 1473 Richard York 1st Duke York, 1st Duke Norfolk 1473- was created 1st Duke York (2C 1474)

Duke York (3C 1494)

In 1494 Henry VIII (2) was created 1st Duke York (3C 1494)

Duke York (4C 1605)

In 1605 Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (4) was created 1st Duke York (4C 1605)

Duke York (5C 1633)

After 14 Oct 1633 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1633-1701 was created 1st Duke York (5C 1633)

On 03 Sep 1660 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1633-1701 (26) and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England 1637-1671 were married in secret. Anne Hyde Queen Consort England 1637-1671 by marriage Duchess York (5C 1633).

Duke York (6C 1892)

In 1892 George Windsor 1st Duke York 1865-1936 (26) was created 1st Duke York (6C 1892)

On 06 Jul 1893 George Windsor 1st Duke York 1865-1936 (28) and Victoria Mary Teck Queen Consort England 1867-1953 (26) were married at Chapel Royal, St James' Palace, St James', Westminster. Victoria Mary Teck Queen Consort England 1867-1953 (26) by marriage Duchess York (6C 1892).

Duke York (7C 1920)

Duke York (8C 1986)

Duke York and Albany

Duke York and Albany (1C 1716)

On 29 Jun 1716 Ernest Augustus Hanover 1st Duke York and Albany 1674-1728 (41) was created 1st Duke York and Albany (1C 1716)

Duke Warwick

In 1445 Henry Beauchamp 1st Duke Warwick 1425-1446 (19) was created 1st Duke Warwick. Cecily Neville Duchess Warwick 1424-1450 (21) by marriage Duchess Warwick.