BIOGRAPHY OF JAMES BRYDGES 1ST DUKE CHANDOS 1673-1744

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On 06 Jan 1673 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was born to James Brydges 3rd Baronet Wilton, 8th Baron Chandos and Elizabeth Barnard at Dewsall

Around 1677 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos educated at Westminster School

Around 1681 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos educated at New College

In 1694 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was elected as Fellow of the Royal Society

On 02 Feb 1695 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos and Mary Lake were married

In 1698 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was elected as MP Hereford

On 15 Jan 1703 John Brydges was born to James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos and Mary Lake

On 01 Feb 1708 Henry Brydges 2nd Duke Chandos was born to James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos and Mary Lake

On 04 Aug 1713 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos and Cassandra Willoughby were married

On 16 Oct 1714 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos succeeded 3rd Baronet Wilton

On 16 Oct 1714 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos succeeded 9th Baron Chandos of Sudeley

On 19 Oct 1714 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was created 1st Earl Carnarvon (2C 1714)

In 1719 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was created 1st Duke Chandos (1C 1719)

On 18 Apr 1736 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos and Lydia Catherine Van Hatten were married

On 09 Aug 1744 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos died at Cannons House

After 09 Aug 1744 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos was buried at Chandos Mausoleum

ANCESTRY

Father: James Brydges 3rd Baronet Wilton, 8th Baron Chandos

GrandFather: John Brydges 2nd Baronet Wilton

2G GrandFather: Giles Brydges

3G GrandFather: Charles Brydges

4G GrandFather: John Brydges 1st Baron Chandos

5G GrandFather: Giles Brugge 6th Baron Chandos

5G GrandMother: Isabel Baynham

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey

5G GrandFather: Edmund Grey 9th Baron Grey

5G GrandMother: Florence Hastings

3G GrandMother: Jane Carne

Mother: Elizabeth Barnard