BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN SPENCER 1ST EARL SPENCER 1734-1783

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Spencer

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

EVENTS

On 19 Dec 1734 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 was born to John Spencer 1708-1746 (26) and Georgiana Caroline Carteret 1716-1780 (18) at Althorp, Daventry, Northamptonshire

On 20 Dec 1755 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (21) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (18) were married at Althorp, Daventry, Northamptonshire

On 07 Jun 1757 Georgiana Spencer 5th Duchess Devonshire 1757-1806 was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (22) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (20) at Althorp, Daventry, Northamptonshire.

On 01 Sep 1758 George John Spencer 2nd Earl Spencer 1758-1834 was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (23) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (21)

On 03 Apr 1761 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (26) was created 1st Viscount Spencer, 1st Baron Spencer Althorp.

On 16 Jun 1761 Henrietta Frances Spencer 1761-1821 was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (26) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (24)

In 1765 Charlotte Spencer 1765-1766 was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (30) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (27)

On 01 Nov 1765 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (30) was created 1st Earl Spencer, 1st Viscount Althorp.

In 1769 Louisa Spencer 1769-1769 was born to John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (34) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 1st Countess Spencer 1737-1814 (31)

On 31 Oct 1783 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 (48) died at Bath, Somerset.

After 31 Oct 1783 John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783 was buried at St Mary the Virgin Church, Great Brington, Northamptonshire.

Before 02 Aug 1788 Thomas Gainsborough 1727-1788. Portrait of John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer 1734-1783.

ANCESTRY

Father: John Spencer 1708-1746

GrandFather: Charles Spencer 3rd Earl Sunderland 1675-1722

1G GrandFather: Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland 1641-1702

2G GrandFather: Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland 1620-1643

3G GrandFather: William Spencer 2nd Baron Spencer Wormleighton 1591-1636

4G GrandFather: Robert Spencer 1st Baron Spencer Wormleighton 1570-1627

4G GrandMother: Margaret Willoughby 1566-1597

3G GrandMother: Penelope Wriothesley

4G GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton 1573-1624

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon 1572-1655

2G GrandMother: Dorothy Sidney 1617-1683

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: Anne Digby 1646-1715

2G GrandFather: George Digby 2nd Earl Bristol 1612-1677

3G GrandFather: John Digby 1st Earl Bristol 1580-

4G GrandFather: George Digby 1550-1629

4G GrandMother: Abigail Heveningham 1568-1602

2G GrandMother: Anne Russell -1697

3G GrandFather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford 1593-1641

4G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Baron Russel Thornhaugh 1560-1613

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Long

3G GrandMother: Catherine Brydges 1580-1657

4G GrandFather: Giles Brydges 3rd Baron Chandos 1548-1594

4G GrandMother: Frances Clinton 1552-1623

GrandMother: Anne Churchill 1683-1716

1G GrandFather: John Churchill 1st Duke Marlborough 1650-1722

2G GrandFather: Winston Churchill 1620-1688

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Drake

3G GrandFather: John Drake -1636

3G GrandMother: Helen Boteler -1666

4G GrandFather: John Boteler 1st Baron Boteler Brantfield 1566-1637

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Villiers

1G GrandMother: Sarah Jennings 1st Duchess Marlborough 1660-1744

2G GrandFather: Richard Jennings 1619-1668

3G GrandFather: John Jennings -1642

Mother: Georgiana Caroline Carteret 1716-1780

GrandFather: John Carteret 2nd Earl Granville 1690-1763

1G GrandFather: George Carteret 1st Baron Carteret 1667-1695

2G GrandFather: Philip Carteret 1628-1672

3G GrandFather: George Carteret 1610-1680

4G GrandFather: Elias Carteret 1574-1640

2G GrandMother: Jemima Montagu -1671

3G GrandFather: Edward Montagu 1st Earl Sandwich 1625-1672

4G GrandFather: Sidney Montagu -1644

4G GrandMother: Paulina Pepys

3G GrandMother: Jemima Crew 1625-1674

4G GrandFather: John Crew 1st Baron Crew 1598-1679

4G GrandMother: Jemima Waldegrave

1G GrandMother: Grace Granville 1st Countess Granville 1654-1744

2G GrandFather: John Granville 1st Earl Bath 1628-1701

GrandMother: Frances Worsley 1693-1743

1G GrandFather: Robert Worsley 1670-1747

1G GrandMother: Frances Thynne 1673-1750

2G GrandFather: Thomas Thynne 1st Viscount Weymouth 1640-1714

3G GrandFather: Henry Thynne 1st Baronet Thynne Kempsford 1615-1680

4G GrandFather: Thomas Thynne 1578-1639

4G GrandMother: Catherine Howard

3G GrandMother: Mary Coventry

4G GrandFather: Thomas Coventry 1st Baron Coventry 1578-1640

2G GrandMother: Frances Finch

3G GrandFather: Heneage Finch 3rd Earl Winchelsea 1628-1689

4G GrandFather: Thomas Finch 2nd Earl Winchelsea 1578-1639

4G GrandMother: Cecily Wentworth

3G GrandMother: Mary Seymour 1637-1673

4G GrandFather: William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660

4G GrandMother: Frances Devereux