Joachim I Nestor Kurfürst von Brandenburg1

M, #108741, b. 21 February 1484, d. 11 July 1535
Last Edited=15 Nov 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.94%
     Joachim I Nestor Kurfürst von Brandenburg was born on 21 February 1484.1 He was the son of Johann Cicero Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Margarete von Sachsen.1,2 He married Elizabeth Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark, daughter of Hans Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Norway and Christina von Sachsen, on 10 April 1502 at Stendal, Germany. He died on 11 July 1535 at age 51.
     He gained the title of Kurfürst von Brandenburg in 1499.2

Children of Joachim I Nestor Kurfürst von Brandenburg and Elizabeth Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 40. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 92. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Karl Prinz von Brandenburg-Ansbach1

M, #108742, b. 7 April 1733, d. 9 May 1737
Last Edited=15 Nov 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.28%
     Karl Prinz von Brandenburg-Ansbach was born on 7 April 1733 at Ansbach, Germany.1 He was the son of Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Markgraf von Brandenburg-Ansbach and Friederike Luise Prinzessin von Preußen.1 He died on 9 May 1737 at age 4 at Schloss Reiesdorf.1
     He gained the title of Prinz von Brandenburg-Ansbach.1

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 79. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.

Christian Friedrich Karl Alexander Markgraf von Brandenburg-Ansbach1

M, #108743, b. 24 February 1736, d. 5 January 1806
Last Edited=15 Nov 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.28%
     Christian Friedrich Karl Alexander Markgraf von Brandenburg-Ansbach was born on 24 February 1736 at Ansbach, Germany.2 He was the son of Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Markgraf von Brandenburg-Ansbach and Friederike Luise Prinzessin von Preußen.1 He married, firstly, Friederike Karoline Prinzessin von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld, daughter of Franz Josias Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld and Anne Sophie Prinzessin von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, on 22 November 1754.2 He married, secondly, Lady Elizabeth Berkeley, daughter of Lt.-Col. Augustus Berkeley, 4th Earl of Berkeley and Elizabeth Drax, on 13 October 1791 at Lisbon, Portugal.3,4 He died on 5 January 1806 at age 69 at Benham Valence, Berkshire, England, from a pulmonary complaint.4 He was buried at Benham Valence, Berkshire, England.4
     He gained the title of Prinz von Brandenburg-Ansbach.1 He gained the title of Markgraf von Brandenburg-Bayreuth in 1769.2 He sold his Principality to the King of Prussia.4

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 79. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings, volume 1, page 80.
  3. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings, volume 1, page 80, says 30 October 1791.
  4. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 504. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Friederike Karoline Prinzessin von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld1

F, #108744, b. 24 June 1735, d. 18 February 1791
Last Edited=15 Nov 2012
Consanguinity Index=3.58%
     Friederike Karoline Prinzessin von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld was born on 24 June 1735 at Coburg, Bayern, Germany.1 She was the daughter of Franz Josias Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld and Anne Sophie Prinzessin von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt.1 She married, firstly, Christian Friedrich Karl Alexander Markgraf von Brandenburg-Ansbach, son of Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Markgraf von Brandenburg-Ansbach and Friederike Luise Prinzessin von Preußen, on 22 November 1754.1 She died on 18 February 1791 at age 55 at Schwaningen, Germany.1
     She gained the title of Prinzessin von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld.1

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 80. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.

Franz Josias Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld1

M, #108745, b. 25 September 1697, d. 16 September 1764
Last Edited=15 Jun 2003
     Franz Josias Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld was born on 25 September 1697 at Saalfeld, Germany. He was the son of Johann Ernst Herzog von Sachsen-Saalfeld and Charlotte Joanna von Waldeck-Wildungen. He married Anne Sophie Prinzessin von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt, daughter of Ludwig Ferdinand I Prinz von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt and Anna Sophie Prinzessin von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, on 2 January 1723 at Rudolstadt, Germany. He died on 16 September 1764 at age 66 at Rodach, Germany.
     He gained the title of Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld.1

Children of Franz Josias Herzog von Sachsen-Coburg-Saalfeld and Anne Sophie Prinzessin von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 80. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 40. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.


Ludwig Ferdinand I Prinz von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt1

M, #108746, b. 15 October 1677, d. 24 June 1718
Last Edited=31 Jul 2005
     Ludwig Ferdinand I Prinz von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt was born on 15 October 1677 at Rudolstadt, Germany. He married Anna Sophie Prinzessin von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg, daughter of Friedrich I Herzog von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg and Magdalena Sibylle Prinzessin von Sachsen-Weissenfels, on 15 October 1691. He died on 24 June 1718 at age 40 at Rudolstadt, Germany.
     He gained the title of Prinz von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt.1

Child of Ludwig Ferdinand I Prinz von Schwarzburg-Rudolstadt and Anna Sophie Prinzessin von Sachsen-Gotha-Altenburg

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 40. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Lady Elizabeth Berkeley1,2

F, #108747, b. 17 December 1750, d. 13 January 1828
Last Edited=19 Feb 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
Elizabeth, Baroness Craven
by George Romney, 1778 3
     Lady Elizabeth Berkeley was born on 17 December 1750 at Spring Gardens, St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, London, England.4 She was the daughter of Lt.-Col. Augustus Berkeley, 4th Earl of Berkeley and Elizabeth Drax.1 She married, firstly, William Craven, 6th Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall, son of Reverend John Craven and Mary Hickes, on 30 May 1767 at Spring Gardens, St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, London, England.4 She married, secondly, Christian Friedrich Karl Alexander Markgraf von Brandenburg-Ansbach, son of Karl Wilhelm Friedrich Markgraf von Brandenburg-Ansbach and Friederike Luise Prinzessin von Preußen, on 13 October 1791 at Lisbon, Portugal.5,4 She and William Craven, 6th Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall were separated in 1780.4 She died on 13 January 1828 at age 77 at Naples, Italy.4
      From 30 May 1767, her married name became Craven. As a result of her marriage, Lady Elizabeth Berkeley was styled as Baroness Craven of Hampsted Marshall on 17 March 1769. From 13 October 1791, her married name became von Brandenburg-Ansbach.5,4

Children of Lady Elizabeth Berkeley and William Craven, 6th Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 80. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 351. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  4. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 504. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  5. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings, volume 1, page 80, says 30 October 1791.
  6. [S4082] Nicola Cornick, "re: Craven Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 13 November 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Craven FAmily."
  7. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  8. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 505.

Lt.-Col. Augustus Berkeley, 4th Earl of Berkeley1,2

M, #108748, b. 18 February 1715/16, d. 9 January 1755
Last Edited=2 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     Lt.-Col. Augustus Berkeley, 4th Earl of Berkeley was born on 18 February 1715/16.2 He was the son of Vice-Admiral James Berkeley, 3rd Earl of Berkeley and Lady Louisa Lennox.2 He married Elizabeth Drax, daughter of Henry Drax and Elizabeth Ernle, on 7 May 1744.2 He died on 9 January 1755 at age 38.2 He was buried on 17 January 1755 at Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.2 His will was probated in February 1755.2
     He gained the rank of Ensign in November 1734 in the service of the 1st Regiment of Foot Guards.2 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Berkeley, co. Gloucester [E., 1679] on 17 August 1736.2 He succeeded to the title of 4th Viscount Dursley, co. Gloucester [E., 1679] on 17 August 1736.2 He succeeded to the title of 12th Lord Berkeley [E., 1421] on 17 August 1736, by writ.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in 1737 in the service of the 2nd Regiment Foot Guards.2 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Gloucestershire between 1737 and 1755.2 He held the office of Constable of St. Briavel's Castle between 1737 and 1755.2 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) on 9 June 1739.2 His last will was dated 18 December 1751.

Children of Lt.-Col. Augustus Berkeley, 4th Earl of Berkeley and Elizabeth Drax

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 80. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 142. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 351. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 144.

Elizabeth Drax1,2

F, #108749, b. circa 1720, d. 29 June 1792
Last Edited=10 Aug 2011
Elizabeth, Countess Nugent
by Joshua Reynolds, 1759 3
     Elizabeth Drax was born circa 1720.2 She was the daughter of Henry Drax and Elizabeth Ernle.2 She married, firstly, Lt.-Col. Augustus Berkeley, 4th Earl of Berkeley, son of Vice-Admiral James Berkeley, 3rd Earl of Berkeley and Lady Louisa Lennox, on 7 May 1744.2 She married, secondly, Robert Nugent, 1st Earl Nugent, son of Michael Nugent and Mary Barnewall, on 2 January 1757 at Springs Garden, St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, London, England.2 She died on 29 June 1792.2 She was buried on 30 June 1792 at Berkeley, Gloucestershire, England.2
     As a result of her marriage, Elizabeth Drax was styled as Countess of Berkeley on 7 May 1744. From 7 May 1744, her married name became Berkeley. She held the office of Lady of the Bedchamber to HRH The Princess of Wales in 1745.2 From 2 January 1757, her married name became Nugent.
     Horace Walpole writes "there is nothing as black of which she is not capable."2

Children of Elizabeth Drax and Lt.-Col. Augustus Berkeley, 4th Earl of Berkeley

Children of Elizabeth Drax and Robert Nugent, 1st Earl Nugent

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 80. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 142. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 351. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 144.
  6. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 407.
  7. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 44. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

William Craven, 6th Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall1

M, #108750, b. 11 September 1738, d. 27 September 1791
Last Edited=19 Feb 2011
William Craven, 6th Baron Craven
by Robert Bowyer, 1786 2
     William Craven, 6th Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall was born on 11 September 1738 at Staunton Lacy, Shropshire, England.1,3 He was the son of Reverend John Craven and Mary Hickes.4,3 He married Lady Elizabeth Berkeley, daughter of Lt.-Col. Augustus Berkeley, 4th Earl of Berkeley and Elizabeth Drax, on 30 May 1767 at Spring Gardens, St. Martin's-in-the-Fields, London, England.3 He and Lady Elizabeth Berkeley were separated in 1780.3 He died on 27 September 1791 at age 53 at Lausanne, Switzerland.3 He was buried at Binley, Coventry, Warwickshire, England.3 His will was probated in November 1791.3
     He matriculated at Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 20 October 1756.3 He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1762 with a Bachelor of Arts (B.A.).3 He graduated from Balliol College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1766 with a Master of Arts (M.A.).3 He succeeded to the title of 6th Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall, Berkshire [E., 1627] on 17 March 1769.3 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Civil LAw (D.C.L.) by Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 7 July 1773.3 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Berkshire between 1786 and 1791.3

Children of William Craven, 6th Baron Craven of Hampsted Marshall and Lady Elizabeth Berkeley

Citations

  1. [S12] C. Arnold McNaughton, The Book of Kings: A Royal Genealogy, in 3 volumes (London, U.K.: Garnstone Press, 1973), volume 1, page 80. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Kings.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 504. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 947. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S4082] Nicola Cornick, "re: Craven Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 13 November 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Craven FAmily."
  6. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  7. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 505.