BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM COURTENAY 6TH EARL DEVON 1709-1762

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Courtenay

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EVENTS

On 11 Feb 1709 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 was born to William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1676-1735 (32) and Anne Bertie -1718

Around 1721 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (11) educated at Westminster School, Westminster

In 1731 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (21) graduated as Master of Arts: Oxford University at Magdalen College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1734 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (24) was elected as MP Honiton

On 06 Oct 1735 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (26) de jure 6th Earl Devon (5C 1553)

In 1739 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (29) was awarded as Honorary Doctor of Civil Law at Magdalen College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1741 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (31) was elected as MP Devon

On 02 Apr 1741 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (32) and Frances Finch -1761 were married

On 30 Oct 1742 William Courtenay 8th Earl Devon 1742-1788 was born to William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (33) and Frances Finch -1761

On 06 May 1762 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (53) was created 1st Viscount Courtenay

On 16 May 1762 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 (53) died

On 31 May 1762 William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 was buried at Powderham, Devon

Charlotte Courtenay -1826 was born to William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 and Frances Finch -1761

Frances Courtenay -1828 was born to William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1709-1762 and Frances Finch -1761

ANCESTRY

Father: William Courtenay 6th Earl Devon 1676-1735

GrandFather: Francis Courtenay 1651-1699

1G GrandFather: William Courtenay 5th Earl Devon 1628-1702

2G GrandFather: Francis Courtenay 4th Earl Devon 1576-1638

3G GrandFather: William Courtenay 3rd Earl Devon 1553-1630

4G GrandFather: William Courtenay 2nd Earl Devon 1529-1557

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Paulett

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Manners 1553-1590

4G GrandFather: Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland 1526-1563

4G GrandMother: Margaret Neville -1559

2G GrandMother: Mary Pole

3G GrandFather: William Pole 1561-1635

4G GrandFather: William Pole 1515-1587

1G GrandMother: Margaret Waller -1694

2G GrandFather: William Waller 1597-1668

3G GrandFather: Thomas Waller

3G GrandMother: Margaret Lennard 1578-

4G GrandFather: Samson Lennard 11th Baron Dacre Gilsland -1615

4G GrandMother: Margaret Fiennes 11th Baroness Dacre Gilsland 1541-1612

2G GrandMother: Jane Reynell -1633

3G GrandFather: Richard Reynell 1558-1633

GrandMother: Mary Boevey

1G GrandFather: William Boevey -1661

2G GrandFather: Andreas Boevey 1556-1625

Mother: Anne Bertie -1718

GrandFather: James Bertie 1st Earl Abingdon 1653-1699

1G GrandFather: Montagu Bertie 2nd Earl Lindsey 1608-1666

2G GrandFather: Robert Bertie 1582-1642 1st Earl Lindsey 1582-1642

3G GrandFather: Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601

4G GrandFather: Richard Bertie 1516-1582

4G GrandMother: Catherine Willoughby 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580

3G GrandMother: Mary Vere

4G GrandFather: John Vere 16th Earl Oxford 1516-1562

4G GrandMother: Margery Golding

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Montagu -1654

3G GrandFather: Edward Montagu 1st Baron Montagu 1563-1644

4G GrandFather: Edward Montagu 1530-1602

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harrington

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Jeffrey

4G GrandFather: John Jeffrey

1G GrandMother: Bridget Wray 4th Baroness Norreys Rycote 1627-1657

2G GrandFather: Edward Wray -1658

3G GrandFather: William Wray 1st Baronet Glentworth 1555-1617

4G GrandFather: Christopher Wray 1524-1592

4G GrandMother: Anne Girlington

3G GrandMother: Lucy Montagu

4G GrandFather: Edward Montagu 1530-1602

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harrington

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Norreys 3rd Baroness Norreys Rycote 1603-1645

3G GrandFather: Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire 1579-1622

4G GrandFather: William Norreys 1548-1579

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Morrison -1611

3G GrandMother: Bridget Vere 1564-1631

4G GrandFather: Edward Vere 17th Earl Oxford 1550-1604

4G GrandMother: Anne Cecil 1556-1588