BIOGRAPHY OF CHARLES CORNWALLIS 1ST MARQUESS CORNWALLIS 1738-1805

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 11G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 13G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

On 31 Dec 1738 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 was born to Charles Cornwallis 1st Earl Cornwallis 1700-1762 (38) and Elizabeth Townshend -1785 at Grosvenor Square, Belgravia, Westminster

On 23 Jun 1762 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (23) succeeded 2nd Earl Cornwallis

On 14 Jul 1768 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (29) and Jemima Tullekin Jones -1779 were married

On 28 Jun 1769 Mary Cornwallis 1769-1840 was born to Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (30) and Jemima Tullekin Jones -1779

On 19 Oct 1774 Charles Cornwallis 2nd Marquess Cornwallis 1774-1823 was born to Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (35) and Jemima Tullekin Jones -1779

Around 1782 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (54) . Portrait of Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (43) .

Around 1783 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788 (55) . Portrait of Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (44) .

In 1786 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (47) was appointed 608th Knight Garter: George III

In 1792 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (53) was created 1st Marquess Cornwallis

On 05 Oct 1805 Charles Cornwallis 1st Marquess Cornwallis 1738-1805 (66) died at Gauspur, Ghazipur

ANCESTRY

Father: Charles Cornwallis 1st Earl Cornwallis 1700-1762 (11G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Charles Cornwallis 4th Baron Cornwallis 1675-1722 (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Charles Cornwallis 3rd Baron Cornwallis 1655-1698 (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Charles Cornwallis 2nd Baron Cornwallis 1632-1673 (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Frederick Cornwallis 1st Baron Cornwallis 1611-1662 (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Cornwallis 1549-1611

4G GrandMother: Lucy Neville 1549-1608 (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandMother: Charlotte Butler 1679-1725 (11G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard Butler 1st Earl Arran 1639-1685 (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688 (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Butler 1594-1619 (10G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Butler 11th Earl Ormonde, 4th Earl Ossory 1559-1633 (9G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Helen Butler (9G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Poyntz (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Poyntz -1633 (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston

1G GrandMother: Dorothy Ferrers

2G GrandFather: John Ferrers

Mother: Elizabeth Townshend -1785 (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Charles Townshend 2nd Viscount Townsend 1674-1738 (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Horatio Townshend 1st Viscount Townsend 1630-1687 (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Roger Townshend 1596-1637 (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Townshend 1568-1603 (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Roger Townshend 1544-1590

4G GrandMother: Jane Stanhope 1547-1618 (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne Bacon 1573-1622

4G GrandFather: Nathaniel Bacon 1546-1622

GrandMother: Elizabeth Pelham -1711 (10G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Thomas Pelham 1st Baron Pelham Laughton 1653-1712 (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Pelham 1623-1703 (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Pelham 1597-1654 (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Pelham -1624 (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Mary Walsingham 1564-1624 (10G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandMother: Lucy Sidney 1627-1685 (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Sidney 2nd Earl Leicester 1595-1677 (10G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester 1563-1626 (9G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Barbara Gamage 1563-1621

3G GrandMother: Dorothy Percy 1598-1659 (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry "Wizard Earl" Percy 9th Earl Northumberland 1564-1632 (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Dorothy Devereux 1564-1619 (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Jones