LANSDOWNE

 

 

 

 

 

The children of The Marquesses of Lansdowne bear the title Lord/Lady before their Christian names.

 

 

 

WILLIAM Petty, formerly surnamed Fitzmaurice, 2nd Earl of Shelburne, Viscount Fiztmaurice, Baron Dunkeron and Lord Wycombe, Baron of Chipping Wycombe, cr 1784 Marquess of Lansdowne, Earl Wycombe of Chipping Wycombe and Viscount Calne and Calston (Dublin 2 May 1737-London 7 May 1805); m.1st London 3 Feb 1765 Lady Sophia Carteret (26 Aug 1745-5 Jan 1771); m.2nd London 19 Jul 1779 Lady Louise FitzPatrick (1755-London 7 Aug 1789)

 

1a) JOHN Henry, 2nd Marquess of Lansdwone, etc (6 Dec 1765-London 15 Nov 1809); m.London 27 May 1805 Maria Arabella Maddock, [widowed] Lady Gifford (d.London 24 Apr 1833)

 

2a) HENRY, 3rd Marquess of Lansdwone, etc, suc his cousin in 1818 as 4th Earl of Kerry and Viscount Clanmaurice, and 22nd Baron of Kerry, changed surname to Petty-Fitzmaurice (Shelburne House 2 Jul 1780-Bowood Park 31 Jan 1863); m.Melbury 30 Mar 1808 Lady Louisa Emma Fox-Strangways (27 Jun 1785-Bowood Park 3 Apr 1851)

 

1b) William Thomas, Earl of Kerry (Lansdowne House 30 Mar 1811-Lamsdowne House 21 Aug 1836); m.London 18 Mar 1834 Lady Augusta Lavinia Priscilla Ponsonby (11 May 1814-Wimbledon Common 19 Nov 1904)

 

1c) Mary Caroline (d.17 Sep 1927); m.4 Oct 1860 Hon Sir Percy Egerton Herbert (15 Apr 1822-7 Oct 1876)

 

2b) HENRY, 4th Marquess of Lansdowne, etc (Lansdowne House 7 Jan 1816-Lansdowne House 5 Jul 1866); m.1st Wilton, Wilts 18 Aug 1840 Lady Georgiana Herbert (Wilton 3 Aug 1817-Wilton 28 Feb 1841); m.2nd Vienna 1 Nov 1843 Emily Jane Mercer-Elphinstone-de Flahaut, 6th Baroness Nairne (Edinburgh 16 May 1819-Meiklour House 26 Jun 1895)

 

1c) HENRY Charles Keith Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Marquess of Lansdowne, etc (14 Jan 1845-Newtown Anner 3 Jun 1927); m.Westminster Abbey 8 Nov 1869 Lady Maud Evelyn Hamilton (London 17 Dec 1850-London 21 Oct 1932)

 

1d) Evelyn (27 Aug 1870-2 Apr 1960); m.30 Jul 1892 Victor Christian William Cavendish, 9th Duke of Devonshire (31 May 1868-6 May 1938)

 

2d) HENRY William Edmund Petty-Fitzmaurice, 6th Marquess of Lansdowne, etc (14 Jan 1872-5 Mar 1936); m.16 Feb 1904 Elizabeth Caroline Hope (4 Mar 1885-25 Mar 1964)

 

1e) Katherine Evelyn Constance, 10th Bss Nairne (22 Jun 1912-20 Oct 1995); m.24 Jul 1933 Edward Clive Bigham, 3rd Viscount Mersey (5 Jun 1906-2 Aug 1979)

 

2e) Henry Maurice John Petty-Fitzmaurice, Earl of Kerry (7 Oct 1913-12 Sep 1933)

 

3e) CHARLES Hope Petty-Fitzmaurice, 7th Marquess of Lansdowne, etc (9 Jan 1917-k.a.in Italy 20 Aug 1944)

 

4e) Edward Norman (28 Jul 1922-k.a.in Normandy 11 Aug 1944)

 

5e) Elizabeth Mary (b.16 Mar 1927); m.27 Jun 1950 Charles William Lambton (b.22 Aug 1921)

 

3d) Charles George Francis, took the surname Mercer Nairne Petty-Fitzmaurice (12 Feb 1874-k.a.30 Oct 1914); m.20 Jan 1909 Lady Violet Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (28 May 1889-3 Jan 1965)

 

1e) Mary Margaret Elizabeth (6 Feb 1910-Chirk Castle 4 Mar 2003); m.27 Jul 1931 Ririd Myddelton (25 Feb 1902-7 Feb 1988)

 

2e) GEORGE John Charles, 8th Marquess of Lansdowne, etc (27 Nov 1912-Meikleour, Perthshire 25 Aug 1999); m.1st 18 Sep 1938 Barbara Chase (died Perth Royal Infirmary 17 Feb 1965 after a shooting accident at Meikleour House); m.2nd 22 Dec 1969 (div 1978) Hon.Selina Eccles (b.18 Jan 1937); m.3rd Meikleour House 15 Oct 1978 Gillian Anna Morgan (d.1982); m.4th in Scotland 12 Jul 1995 Penelope Eva Bradford (Hon. Mrs Astor)

 

1f) Caroline Margaret (8 Jan 1939-died at Perth Royal Infirmary 27 Sep 1956 after being accidentally shot at Meikleour House)

 

2f) CHARLES Maurice, 9th Marquess of Lansdowne, etc (b.21 Feb 1941); m.1st 9 Oct 1965 (div 1987) Lady Frances Eliot (6 Mar 1943-London 6 Jan 2004); m.2nd 1987 Fiona Mary Merritt

 

1g) Arabella Helen Mary (b.1966); m.Bowood Chapel, Calne, Wilts 11 Sep 1993 Rupert Unwin

 

2g) Rachel Barbara Violet (b.1968); m.1991 James Spickernell (b.10 Apr 1965)

 

3g) Simon Henry George, Earl of Shelburne (b.24 Nov 1970)

 

4g) William Nicholas Charles (b.1973); m.2004 Rebecca Sansum

 

1h) Zara Frances Elaine (b.2006)

 

2h) Isla Mary Rose (b.2008)

 

3f) Robert Harold (b.1947); m.1 Nov 1972 Jane Gordon (b.1950)

 

1g) Emily Jane (b.1974); m.2002 Dominic James Robertson (b.1973)

 

2g) Samuel George (b.1976); m.2006 Claire Aussudre

 

1h) Violet

 

2h) George Yvan (b.2009)

 

3h) Harold Charles (b.2011)

 

3g) Joseph Douglas (b.1980); m.Thursley 23 Sep 2006 Melissa Wakeley

 

1h) Fergus Grey (b.2009)

 

2h) Florence Daisy (b.2011)

 

4f) Georgina Elizabeth (b.10 Jan 1950); m.1st 1974 (div 1980) Guy Hamilton; m.2nd 1981 Robert Eric Miller

 

4d) Beatrix (25 Mar 1877-5 Aug 1953); m.1st 16 Oct 1897 Henry de la Poer Beresford, 6th Marquess of Waterford (28 Apr 1875-1 Dec 1911); m.2nd 19 Aug 1918 Osborne de Vere Beauclerk, 12th Duke of St.Albans (16 Oct 1874-2 Mar 1964)

 

2c) Edmund George, cr 1906 Lord Fitzmaurice of Leigh (19 Jun 1846-21 Jun 1935); m.23 Nov 1889 (annulled 1894) Caroline FitzGerald

 

3c) Emily Louisa Anne (d.2 Dec 1939); m.2 Jun 1886 Hon Everard Charles Digby (6 Sep 1852-16 Jan 1915)

 

3b) Louisa (d.12 Jun 1906); m.10 Feb 1845 Hon James Kenneth Howard (5 Mar 1814-7 Jan 1882)