Earl Halifax

Earl Halifax is in Earl.

Earl Halifax 1C 1679

In 1679 George Savile 1st Marquess Halifax 1633-1695 (45) was created 1st Earl Halifax 1C 1679. Gertrude Pierrepoint Marchioness Halifax -1727 by marriage Countess Halifax.

Around 1678 Mary Beale aka Cradock Painter 1633-1699. Portrait of George Savile 1st Marquess Halifax 1633-1695. Around 1650. Studio of Peter Lely Painter 1618-1680. Portrait of Gertrude Pierrepoint Marchioness Halifax -1727.

On 05 Apr 1695 George Savile 1st Marquess Halifax 1633-1695 (61) died apparently as a consequence of eating undercooked chicken. He was buried in the north aisle of the Henry VII Chapel Westminster Abbey. William Savile 2nd Marquess Halifax 1665-1700 (30) succeeded 2nd Marquess Halifax, 2nd Earl Halifax 1C 1679, 2nd Viscount Halifax 1C 1677, 2nd Baron Savile of Elland, 5th Baronet Savile of Thornhill. Mary Finch Duchess Roxburghe 1677- (18) by marriage Marchioness Halifax.

On 31 Aug 1700 William Savile 2nd Marquess Halifax 1665-1700 (35) died without male issue. Marquess Halifax, Earl Halifax 1C 1679, Viscount Halifax 1C 1677and Baron Savile of Elland extinct. John Savile 6th Baronet 1650-1704 (50) succeeded 6th Baronet Savile of Thornhill

Earl Halifax 2C 1714

On 01 Aug 1714 Charles Montagu 1st Earl Halifax 1661-1715 (53) was created 1st Earl Halifax 2C 1714.

In 1714. Michael Dahl Painter 1659-1743. Portrait of Charles Montagu 1st Earl Halifax 1661-1715.

On 19 May 1715 Charles Montagu 1st Earl Halifax 1661-1715 (54) died. Earl Halifax 2C 1714 extinct. George Montagu 1st Earl Halifax 1684-1739 (31) succeeded 2nd Baron Halifax 2C 1700.

In 1694 Godfrey Kneller 1646-1723. Portrait of George Montagu 1st Earl Halifax 1684-1739.

Earl Halifax 3C 1715

In 1715 George Montagu 1st Earl Halifax 1684-1739 (31) was created 1st Earl Halifax 3C 1715. Mary Lumley Countess Halifax 1690-1726 (24) by marriage Countess Halifax.

In 1694 Godfrey Kneller 1646-1723. Portrait of George Montagu 1st Earl Halifax 1684-1739.

On 09 May 1739 George Montagu 1st Earl Halifax 1684-1739 (55) died. George Montagu Dunk 2nd Earl Halifax 1716-1771 (22) succeeded 2nd Earl Halifax 3C 1715.

In 1764 Joshua Reynolds Painter 1723-1788. Portrait of George Montagu Dunk 2nd Earl Halifax 1716-1771. In 1767 Daniel Gardner Painter 1750-1805. Portrait of George Montagu Dunk 2nd Earl Halifax 1716-1771 in conversation with his secretaries. He wearing his Leg Garter.

Earl Halifax 4C 1944

In May 1944 Edward Frederick Lindley Wood 1st Earl Halifax 1881-1959 (63) was created 1st Earl Halifax 4C 1944. Dorothy Evelyn Augusta Onslow Countess Halifax 1885-1976 (59) by marriage Countess Halifax.

On 23 Dec 1959 Edward Frederick Lindley Wood 1st Earl Halifax 1881-1959 (78) died. Charles Ingram Courtenay Wood 2nd Earl Halifax 1912-1980 (47) succeeded 2nd Earl Halifax 4C 1944. Ruth Alice Hannah Mary Primrose Countess Halifax 1916-1989 (43) by marriage Viscountess Halifax.

On 19 Mar 1980 Charles Ingram Courtenay Wood 2nd Earl Halifax 1912-1980 (67) died. Charles Edward Peter Neil Wood 3rd Earl Halifax 1944- (36) succeeded 3rd Earl Halifax 4C 1944.