BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT BERTIE 4TH DUKE ANCASTER AND KESTEVEN 1756-1779

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Bertie

Descent French Royalty: 15G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

On 17 Oct 1756 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 was born to Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1714-1778 (42) and Mary Panton at Grimsthorpe, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire

Around 1758 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 (1) educated at Eton College, Eton, Windsor, Berkshire

Around 1760 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 (3) educated at St John's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

On 12 Aug 1778 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 (21) succeeded 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven, 4th Marquess Lindsay, 7th Earl Lindsey, 20th Baron Willoughby Eresby

On 12 Feb 1779 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 (22) was appointed to the Privy Council and as Lord Lieutenant Lincolnshire

On 08 Jul 1779 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 (22) died at Grimsthorpe, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire

On 22 Jul 1779 Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 was buried at Edenham, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire

After 22 Jul 1779. Monument to Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1714-1778 and Robert Bertie 4th Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1756-1779 in Church of St Michael and All Angels, Edenham, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire. On the south side by Charles Harris 1749-1795. Pointed back panel of black marble before which is a carving of the deceased seated in ducal robes, holding a cameo of the Duchess, beside him stands the fourth Duke in Roman dress. The figures are flanked by urns. The base is carved with flutes and paterae and to the centre are bronze plates bearing the memorial inscription. Source: BLB.

ANCESTRY

Father: Peregrine Bertie 3rd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1714-1778

GrandFather: Peregrine Bertie 2nd Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1686-1741

1G GrandFather: Robert Bertie 1st Duke Ancaster and Kesteven 1660-1723

2G GrandFather: Robert Bertie 3rd Earl Lindsey 1630-1701

3G GrandFather: Montagu Bertie 2nd Earl Lindsey 1608-1666

4G GrandFather: Robert Bertie 1582-1642 1st Earl Lindsey 1582-1642

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Montagu -1654

3G GrandMother: Martha Cockayne 1605-1641

4G GrandFather: William Cockayne 1561-1626

4G GrandMother: Mary Morris -1648

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Wharton -1669

3G GrandFather: Philip Wharton 4th Baron Wharton 1613-1696

4G GrandFather: Thomas Wharton 1588-1622

4G GrandMother: Philadelphia Carey -1654

1G GrandMother: Mary Wynn 1661-1689

2G GrandFather: Richard Wynn 1625-1674

GrandMother: Jane Brownlow -1736

1G GrandFather: John Brownlow 3rd Baronet Brownlow 1659-1697

2G GrandFather: Richard Brownlow 2nd Baronet Brownlow 1648-1668

3G GrandFather: William Brownlow 1st Baronet Brownlow 1595-1666

4G GrandFather: John Brownlow 1st Baronet Brownlow 1590-1679

Mother: Mary Panton