Biography of William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844

EVENTS

On 29 Dec 1757 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 was born to William Lowther 1707-1788 (50)

Around 1767 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (9) educated at Westminster School, Westminster

Around 1769 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (11) educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire

In 1780 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (22) was elected as MP Appleby

In 1780 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (22) was elected as MP Carlisle

On 12 Jul 1781 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (23) and Augusta Fane Countess Lonsdale 1761-1838 (19) were married

In 1784 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (26) was elected as MP Cumberland

In 1785 Mary Lowther 1785-1863 was born to William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (27) and Augusta Fane Countess Lonsdale 1761-1838 (23)

On 21 Jul 1787 William Lowther 2nd Earl Lonsdale 1787-1872 was born to William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (29) and Augusta Fane Countess Lonsdale 1761-1838 (25)

On 27 Jul 1790 Henry Cecil Lowther 1790-1867 was born to William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (32) and Augusta Fane Countess Lonsdale 1761-1838 (28) at Lowther Castle, Lowther, Westmoreland

On 09 Jun 1792 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (34) fought a duel with a Captain Cuthbert of the Guards, when the latter refused to let the former's carriage pass through Mount Street in London where some rioting had been taking place. After shots were fired both parties concluded with a handshake.

In 1796 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (38) was elected as MP Rutland

On 24 May 1802 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (44) succeeded 2nd Viscount Lowther, 2nd Baron Lowther. Augusta Fane Countess Lonsdale 1761-1838 (40) by marriage Viscount Lowther

In 1807 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (49) was created 1st Earl Lonsdale (2C 1807). Augusta Fane Countess Lonsdale 1761-1838 (45) by marriage Earl Lonsdale (2C 1807)

In 1807 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (49) was appointed 634th Knight Garter: George III

On 19 Mar 1844 William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 (86) died at York House, Twickenham, Richmond, Surrey

Elizabeth Lowther -1869 was born to William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 and Augusta Fane Countess Lonsdale 1761-1838

Anne Lowther -1863 was born to William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 and Augusta Fane Countess Lonsdale 1761-1838

Grace Caroline Lowther Duchess Cleveland -1883 was born to William Lowther 1st Earl Lonsdale 1757-1844 and Augusta Fane Countess Lonsdale 1761-1838

ANCESTRY

Father: William Lowther 1707-1788

GrandFather: Christopher Lowther -1718