Biography and Ancestry of John Russell 4th Duke Bedford (1710-1771)

JOHN RUSSELL 4TH DUKE BEDFORD

Paternal Family Tree

Maternal Family Tree Elizabeth Howland

DESCENT

10Great Grandson Henry of Bolingbroke IV King England

EVENTS

30 Sep 1710 born at Streatham

23 Oct 1732 [22] succeeded 4th Duke Bedford (6C 1694)

23 Oct 1732 [22] succeeded 4th Marquess Tavistock

11 Oct 1731 [21] married Diana Spencer

married Gertrude Leveson-Gower

05 Jan 1771 [61] died at Woburn

buried at Bedford Chapel (Chenies)

CHILDREN

Mother: Diana Spencer (11G GD Edward III)

Third Cousin (Common Ancestors: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford and Catherine Brydges)

John Russell 06 Nov 1732 [Father: 22] [Mother: 22]

Mother: Gertrude Leveson-Gower (11G GD Edward III)

Francis Russell 27 Sep 1739 [Father: 28]

Caroline Russell Jan 1743 [Father: 32]

ANCESTRY

Father: Wriothesley Russell 2nd Duke Bedford (9G GS Henry IV)

Grandfather: William Russell (10G GS Edward III)

1G Grandfather: William Russell 1st Duke Bedford (14G GS Henry II)

2G Grandfather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford (13G GS Henry II)

3G Grandfather: William Russell 1st Baron Russel Thornhaugh (12G GS Henry II)

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Long

2G Grandmother: Catherine Brydges

1G Grandmother: Anne Carr (9G GD Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Robert Carr 1st Viscount Rochester

2G Grandmother: Frances Howard (8G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Thomas Howard 1st Earl Suffolk (7G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Catherine Knyvet (9G GD Edward I)

Grandmother: Rachel Wriothesley (8G GD Henry IV)

1G Grandfather: Thomas Wriothesley 4th Earl Southampton (7G GS Henry IV)

2G Grandfather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton (7G GS Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Henry Wriothesley 2nd Earl Southampton

3G Grandmother: Mary Browne (6G GD Edward III)

2G Grandmother: Elizabeth Vernon (6G GD Henry IV)

3G Grandfather: John Vernon (5G GS Henry IV)

1G Grandmother: Rachel Massue

Mother: Elizabeth Howland