BIOGRAPHY OF CHARLES CORNWALLIS 1ST MARQUESS CORNWALLIS 1738-1805

GENERAL

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

GrandFather: Charles Cornwallis 4th Baron Cornwallis 1675-1722

1G GrandFather: Charles Cornwallis 3rd Baron Cornwallis 1655-1698

2G GrandFather: Charles Cornwallis 2nd Baron Cornwallis 1632-1673

3G GrandFather: Frederick Cornwallis 1st Baron Cornwallis 1611-1662

4G GrandFather: William Cornwallis 1549-1611

4G GrandMother: Lucy Neville 1549-1608

GrandMother: Charlotte Butler 1679-1725

1G GrandFather: Richard Butler 1st Earl Arran 1639-1685

2G GrandFather: James Butler 1st Duke Ormonde 1610-1688

3G GrandFather: Thomas Butler 1594-1619

4G GrandFather: Walter Butler 11th Earl Ormonde, 4th Earl Ossory 1559-1633

4G GrandMother: Helen Butler

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Poyntz

4G GrandFather: John Poyntz -1633

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Preston

1G GrandMother: Dorothy Ferrers

2G GrandFather: John Ferrers

Mother: Elizabeth Townshend -1785

GrandFather: Charles Townshend 2nd Viscount Townsend 1674-1738

1G GrandFather: Horatio Townshend 1st Viscount Townsend 1630-1687

2G GrandFather: Roger Townshend 1st Baronet Townshend 1596-1637

3G GrandFather: John Townshend 1568-1603

4G GrandFather: Roger Townshend 1544-1590

4G GrandMother: Jane Stanhope 1547-1618

3G GrandMother: Anne Bacon 1573-1622

4G GrandFather: Nathaniel Bacon 1546-1622

GrandMother: Elizabeth Pelham -1711

1G GrandFather: Thomas Pelham 1st Baron Pelham Laughton 1653-1712

2G GrandFather: John Pelham 3rd Baronet Pelham Laughton 1623-1703

3G GrandFather: Thomas Pelham 2nd Baronet Pelham Laughton 1597-1654

4G GrandFather: Thomas Pelham 1st Baronet Pelham Laughton -1624

4G GrandMother: Mary Walsingham 1564-1624

2G GrandMother: Lucy Sidney 1627-1685

3G GrandFather: Robert Sidney 2nd Earl Leicester 1595-1677

4G GrandFather: Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester 1563-1626

4G GrandMother: Barbara Gamage 1563-1621

3G GrandMother: Dorothy Percy 1598-1659

4G GrandFather: Henry "Wizard Earl" Percy 9th Earl Northumberland 1564-1632

4G GrandMother: Dorothy Devereux 1564-1619

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Jones