Biography of Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Seymour

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 25 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 16 Grand Son of Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd 1055-1137

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 21 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 16 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 5 Grand Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

Kings Scotland: Great x 18 Grand Son of Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040

Kings Franks: Great x 15 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 8 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France 1368-1422

Timeline

On 12 Aug 1662 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 was born to Charles Seymour 2nd Baron Seymour Trowbridge 1621-1665 and Eizabeth Alington 2nd Baroness Seymour Trowbridge 1635-1691.

Around 1672 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 educated at Harrow School, Harrow, Middlesex.

Around 1677 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

On 20 Apr 1678 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 was appointed 4th Baron Seymour Trowbridge.

On 20 Apr 1678 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 succeeded 6th Duke Somerset (4C 1547).

On 30 May 1682 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 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 Duke Somerset (4C 1547).

Before 22 Mar 1683 Charles Seymour 1683-1683 was born to Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 and Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722

In 1684 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 was appointed 488th Knight Garter: Charles II.

On 11 Nov 1684 Algernon Seymour 7th Duke Somerset 1684-1750 was born to Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 and Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722

In 1685 Elizabeth Seymour Countess Thomond 1685-1734 was born to Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 and Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722

After Mar 1691 John Closterman 1660-1711Completed a number of unfinished works of John Riley bringing him to the attention of Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748Who then commissioned him to complete a number of paintings.

Around 1691 John Closterman 1660-1711. Portrait of Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 wearing his Leg Garter.

In 1693 Catherine Seymour 1693-1731 was born to Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 and Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722

In 1709 Anne Seymour Duchess Leeds 1709-1722 was born to Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 and Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722

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

On 18 Jul 1728 Frances Seymour 1728-1761 was born to Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 and Charlotte Finch Duchess Somerset 1693-1773

On 18 Jul 1728 Charlotte Seymour Countess Aylesford 1728-1761 was born to Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 and Charlotte Finch Duchess Somerset 1693-1773

On 02 Dec 1748 Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 died at Petworth, Sussex.

Percy Seymour was born to Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 and Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722

Frances Seymour was born to Charles Seymour 6th Duke Somerset 1662-1748 and Elizabeth Percy Duchess Somerset 1667-1722

Ancestry

Father: Charles Seymour 2nd Baron Seymour Trowbridge 1621-1665

GrandFather: Francis Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Trowbridge 1590-1664

Great GrandFather: Edward Seymour 1561-1612

Great Great GrandFather: Edward Seymour 1st Earl Hertford 1539-1621

Great Great GrandMother: Catherine Grey Countess Hertford 1540-1568

Great GrandMother: Honora Rogers

GrandMother: Frances Prinne

Mother: Eizabeth Alington 2nd Baroness Seymour Trowbridge 1635-1691

GrandFather: William Alington 1st Baron Alington 1611-1648

Great GrandFather: Giles Alington 1572-1638

Great Great GrandFather: Giles Alington 1540-1573

GrandMother: Elizabeth Tollemache Baroness Alington -1671

Great GrandFather: Lionel Tollemache 2nd Baronet Talmash 1591-1640

Great Great GrandFather: Lionel Tollemache 1st Baronet Talmash 1562-1621

Great Great GrandMother: Katherine Cromwell 1562-1620

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Stanhope Baronetess Talmash

Great Great GrandFather: John Stanhope 1st Baron Stanhope 1549-1621

Great Great GrandMother: Margaret Macwilliams Baroness Stanhope