Biography of James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Brugge

EVENTS

On 06 Jan 1673 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 was born to James Brydges 8th Baron Chandos 1642-1714 (30) and Elizabeth Barnard Baroness Chandos at Dewsall, Herefordshire

Around 1677 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (3) educated at Westminster School, Westminster

Around 1681 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (7) educated at New College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1694 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (20) was elected as Fellow of the Royal Society

On 02 Feb 1695 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (22) and Mary Lake 1668-1712 (26) were married

In 1698 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (24) was elected as MP Hereford

On 15 Jan 1703 John Brydges 1703-1727 was born to James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (30) and Mary Lake 1668-1712 (34)

On 01 Feb 1708 Henry Brydges 2nd Duke Chandos 1708-1771 was born to James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (35) and Mary Lake 1668-1712 (39)

On 04 Aug 1713 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (40) and Cassandra Willoughby Duchess Chandos 1670-1735 (43) were married

On 16 Oct 1714 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (41) succeeded 9th Baron Chandos of Sudeley, 3rd Baronet Wilton. Cassandra Willoughby Duchess Chandos 1670-1735 (44) by marriage Baron Chandos of Sudeley.

On 19 Oct 1714 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (41) was created 1st Earl Carnarvon (2C 1714). Cassandra Willoughby Duchess Chandos 1670-1735 (44) by marriage Earl Carnarvon (2C 1714).

In 1719 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (45) was created 1st Duke Chandos (1C 1719). Cassandra Willoughby Duchess Chandos 1670-1735 (48) by marriage Duke 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 Duke Chandos (1C 1719)

On 09 Aug 1744 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 (71) died at Cannons House, Little Stanmore, Middlesex

After 09 Aug 1744 James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744 was buried at Chandos Mausoleum, Church of St Lawrence, Whitchurch Lan, Little Stanmore, Middlesex

ANCESTRY

Father: James Brydges 8th Baron Chandos 1642-1714

GrandFather: John Brydges 2nd Baronet Wilton 1623-1651

1G GrandFather: Giles Brydges 1565-1637

2G GrandFather: Charles Brydges 1526-1619

3G GrandFather: John Brydges 1st Baron Chandos 1492-1557

4G GrandFather: Giles Brugge 6th Baron Chandos 1462-1511

4G GrandMother: Isabel Baynham Baroness Chandos

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey Baroness Chandos 1492-1559

4G GrandFather: Edmund Grey 9th Baron Grey Wilton 1469-1511

4G GrandMother: Florence Hastings Baroness Grey Wilton 1473-1536

2G GrandMother: Jane Carne

Mother: Elizabeth Barnard Baroness Chandos