BIOGRAPHY OF CHANDOS LEGH 1ST BARON LEIGH 1791-1850

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Legh

Descent French Royalty: 14G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

On 27 Jun 1791 Chandos Legh 1st Baron Leigh 1791-1850 was born to James Henry Leigh of Adlestrop 1765-1823 (26)

On 17 Jan 1824 William Henry Legh 2nd Baron Leigh 1824-1905 was born to Chandos Legh 1st Baron Leigh 1791-1850 (32)

In 1828 Mary Legh 1828-1906 was born to Chandos Legh 1st Baron Leigh 1791-1850 (36) at Stoneleigh, Warwickshire

In 1839 Chandos Legh 1st Baron Leigh 1791-1850 (47) was created 1st Baron Leigh of Stoneleigh in Warwickshire (2C 1839)

After 1850. Monument to Chandos Legh 1st Baron Leigh 1791-1850 in The Church of the Virgin Mary, Stoneleigh, Warwickshire. An elaborate recess in late C14 Gothic style constructed in 1850 for alabaster table tomb; unclear as to why the effigy was not installed.

On 27 Sep 1850 Chandos Legh 1st Baron Leigh 1791-1850 (59) died

ANCESTRY

Father: James Henry Leigh of Adlestrop 1765-1823

GrandFather: James Legh 1724-1774

1G GrandFather: William Leigh of Adlestrop and Longborough 1691-1757

2G GrandFather: Theophilus Legh 1647-1724

3G GrandFather: William Legh -1690

4G GrandFather: William Legh -1632

GrandMother: Catherine Brydges 1725-1807

1G GrandFather: John Brydges 1703-1727

2G GrandFather: James Brydges 1st Duke Chandos 1673-1744

3G GrandFather: James Brydges 8th Baron Chandos 1642-1714

4G GrandFather: John Brydges 2nd Baronet Wilton 1623-1651

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Barnard

2G GrandMother: Mary Lake 1668-1712

3G GrandFather: Thomas Lake 1630-1673

4G GrandFather: Lancelot Lake 1609-1680

4G GrandMother: Frances Cheeke -1678

1G GrandMother: Catherine Tollemache -1754

2G GrandFather: Lionel Tollemache 3rd Earl Dysart 1649-1727

3G GrandFather: Lionel Tollemache 2nd Earl Dysart 1624-1669

4G GrandFather: Lionel Tollemache 2nd Baronet Talmash 1591-1640

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Stanhope

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Murray 1st Duchess Lauderdale 1626-1698

4G GrandFather: William Murray 1st Earl Dysart 1600-1655

2G GrandMother: Grace Wilbraham 1661-1740

3G GrandFather: Thomas Wilbraham 3rd Baronet Wilbraham 1630-1692