Lady Mary Lowther1

F, #9641, d. 21 October 1862
Last Edited=30 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lady Mary Lowther was the daughter of Lt.-Col. William Lowther, 1st Earl of Lonsdale and Lady Augusta Fane.1,2 She married Maj.-Gen. Lord Frederick Cavendish-Bentinck, son of William Henry Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland and Lady Dorothy Cavendish, on 16 September 1820.1 She died on 21 October 1862.1
      Her married name became Cavendish-Bentinck.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3185. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Bentinck, 2nd Duke of Portland1

M, #9642, b. 1 March 1708/9, d. 1 May 1762
Last Edited=5 Aug 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
William Bentinck, 2nd Duke of Portland
by James Seymour 2
     William Bentinck, 2nd Duke of Portland was born on 1 March 1708/9.1 He was the son of Capt.-Gen. Henry Bentinck, 1st Duke of Portland and Lady Elizabeth Noel.1 He married Lady Margaret Cavendish Harley, daughter of Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford and Lady Henrietta Cavendish Holles, on 11 July 1734.1 He died on 1 May 1762 at age 53.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baron of Cirencester, co. Gloucester [E., 1689] on 4 July 1726.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Duke of Portland [G.B., 1716] on 4 July 1726.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Marquess of Titchfield, co. Southampton [G.B., 1716] on 4 July 1726.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Portland, co. Dorset [E., 1689] on 4 July 1726.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Viscount Woodstock, co. Oxford [E., 1689] on 4 July 1726.1 He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.) in 1739.1 He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1755 with a Doctor of Civil Law (D.C.L.).1

Children of William Bentinck, 2nd Duke of Portland and Lady Margaret Cavendish Harley

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3183. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  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 I, page 273. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Margaret Cavendish Harley1

F, #9643, b. 11 February 1714/15, d. 17 July 1785
Last Edited=11 Nov 2012
Margaret, Duchess of Portland
by Michael Dahl 2
     Lady Margaret Cavendish Harley was born on 11 February 1714/15.3,4 She was the daughter of Edward Harley, 2nd Earl of Oxford and Lady Henrietta Cavendish Holles.1,5 She married William Bentinck, 2nd Duke of Portland, son of Capt.-Gen. Henry Bentinck, 1st Duke of Portland and Lady Elizabeth Noel, on 11 July 1734.4 She died on 17 July 1785 at age 70.4
      From 11 July 1734, her married name became Bentinck. As a result of her marriage, Lady Margaret Cavendish Harley was styled as Duchess of Portland on 11 July 1734.
     She was celebrated by Prior as 'My noble, lovely little Peggy.4'

Children of Lady Margaret Cavendish Harley and William Bentinck, 2nd Duke of Portland

Citations

  1. [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 25. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S213] Unknown author, "unknown article title," European Royal History Journal: volume 9.6, pages 23-28.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3183. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume X, page 268.
  6. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Capt.-Gen. Henry Bentinck, 1st Duke of Portland1

M, #9644, b. 17 March 1682, d. 4 July 1726
Last Edited=18 Sep 2011
Anne, Countess of Portland
and her son, Henry
by Caspar Netcsher 2
     Capt.-Gen. Henry Bentinck, 1st Duke of Portland was born on 17 March 1682.1 He was the son of Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland and Anne Villiers.1 He married Lady Elizabeth Noel, daughter of Wriothesley Baptist Noel, 2nd Earl of Gainsborough and Hon. Catherine Greville, on 9 June 1704.3 He died on 4 July 1726 at age 44 at Jamaica.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Southampton between 1705 and 1708.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Hampshire from 1708 to 1709.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Earl of Portland, co. Dorset [E., 1689] on 23 November 1709.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Viscount Woodstock, co. Oxford [E., 1689] on 23 November 1709.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baron of Cirencester, co. Gloucester [E., 1689] on 23 November 1709.1 He was Captaun and Colonel of the 1st Troop, Life Guards between 1710 and 1713.1 He was created 1st Marquess of Titchfield, co. Southampton [Great Britain] on 6 July 1716.1 He was created 1st Duke of Portland [Great Britain] on 6 July 1716.1 He held the office of Lord of the Bedchamber between 1717 and 1726.1 He lost huge sums in the South Sea Bubble.1 He held the office of Governor of Jamaica between 1721 and 1726.1

Children of Capt.-Gen. Henry Bentinck, 1st Duke of Portland and Lady Elizabeth Noel

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3183. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Elizabeth Noel1

F, #9645, b. circa 1688, d. 19 March 1737
Last Edited=9 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
Elizabeth, Duchess of Portland
by Michael Dahl 2
     Lady Elizabeth Noel was born circa 1688.3 She was the daughter of Wriothesley Baptist Noel, 2nd Earl of Gainsborough and Hon. Catherine Greville.1 She married Capt.-Gen. Henry Bentinck, 1st Duke of Portland, son of Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland and Anne Villiers, on 9 June 1704.1 She died on 19 March 1737.1
      Her married name became Bentinck. As a result of her marriage, Lady Elizabeth Noel was styled as Countess of Portland on 23 November 1709. As a result of her marriage, Lady Elizabeth Noel was styled as Duchess of Portland on 6 July 1716.

Children of Lady Elizabeth Noel and Capt.-Gen. Henry Bentinck, 1st Duke of Portland

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1504. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland1

M, #9646, b. 20 July 1649, d. 23 November 1709
Last Edited=6 Jul 2011
Hans Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland
by Michael Dahl 2
     Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland was born on 20 July 1649 at Diepenheim, The Netherlands.3,4 He was the son of Bernard Bentinck, Baron Bentinck and Anne van Bloemendale. He married, firstly, Anne Villiers, daughter of Sir Edward Villiers and Lady Frances Howard, on 1 February 1678 at The Hague, The Netherlands.3 He married, secondly, Jane Martha Temple, daughter of Sir John Temple and Jane Yarner, on 12 May 1700 at Chiswick, London, England.1 He died on 23 November 1709 at age 60 at Bulstrode, Buckinghamshire, England.1,4
     He was also known as Hans Willem.5 He was Page of Honour to Prince William of Orange circa 1664.3 He gained the rank of Cornet in 1668 in the service of the Prince William of Orange's Army.3 He graduated from Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, in 1670 with a Doctor of Civil Law (D.C.L.).3 He was Nobleman of the Chamber to Prince William of Orange in 1672.3 He gained the rank of Captain in 1672.3 He gained the rank of Colonel in 1675 in the service of the Dutch Regiment of Horse.3 In 1688 he settled in England when Prince William of Orange became King William III of Great Britain.3 He held the office of Keeper of the Privy Purse from February 1688/89 to 1700.3 He held the office of Gentleman of the Bedchmaber from February 1688/89 to 1700.3 He held the office of Groom of the Stole from February 1688/89 to 1700.3 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) from February 1688/89 to March 1701/2.3 He was created 1st Viscount Woodstock, co. Oxford [England] on 9 April 1689.3 He was created 1st Baron of Cirencester, co. Gloucester [England] on 9 April 1689.3 He was created 1st Earl of Portland, co. Dorset [England] on 9 April 1689.3 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in 1690.3 He fought in the Battle of the Boyne in 1690.3 He fought in the Battle of Steinkirk in 1692.3 He fought in the Battle of Landen in 1693.3 He fought in the Siege of Namur in 1695.3 He gained the rank of General of Horse in 1697.3 He held the office of Ranger of Windsor Great Park in 1697.3 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in March 1696/97.3 He held the office of Ambassador to France in 1698.3 On 1 April 1701 the House of Commons voted to impeach him, but this was dismissed by the House of Lords, 24 June 1701.3 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.6
     

Children of Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland and Anne Villiers

Children of Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland and Jane Martha Temple

Citations

  1. [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 148. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3183. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S3268] Hans Harmsen, "re: Chester Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 21 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Chester Family."
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 301.
  6. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), reference: "Bentinck, William". Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  7. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  8. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 315.
  9. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 212.

Jane Martha Temple1

F, #9647, b. 1672, d. 26 June 1751
Last Edited=21 Feb 2014
     Jane Martha Temple was born in 1672.1 She was the daughter of Sir John Temple and Jane Yarner.1 She married, firstly, Admiral John Berkeley, 3rd Baron Berkeley of Stratton, son of John Berkeley, 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton and Christiana Riccard, on 8 March 1691/92.1 She married, secondly, Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland, son of Bernard Bentinck, Baron Bentinck and Anne van Bloemendale, on 12 May 1700 at Chiswick, London, England.1 She died on 26 June 1751 at Whitehall, London, England.1 She was buried at Mortlake, Surrey, England.2 Her will was probated on 20 July 1751.2
      From 8 March 1691/92, her married name became Berkeley.1 As a result of her marriage, Jane Martha Temple was styled as Baroness Berkeley of Stratton on 8 March 1691/92. As a result of her marriage, Jane Martha Temple was styled as Dowager Lady Berkeley of Stratton on 27 February 1696/97. From 12 May 1700, her married name became Bentinck. As a result of her marriage, Jane Martha Temple was styled as Countess of Portland on 12 May 1700. She was governess to the daughters of King George II in April 1718.1 She was governess to the daughters of King George II in January 1737.1 She was governess to the daughters of King George II in June 1738.1 Her last will was dated 23 February 1750.

Children of Jane Martha Temple and Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland

Citations

  1. [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 148. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 149.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3187. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 212.

Anne Villiers1

F, #9648, b. 1651, d. 30 November 1688
Last Edited=18 Sep 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
Anne, Countess of Portland
and her son, Henry
by Caspar Netcsher 2
     Anne Villiers was born in 1651.2 She was the daughter of Sir Edward Villiers and Lady Frances Howard.1,3 She married Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland, son of Bernard Bentinck, Baron Bentinck and Anne van Bloemendale, on 1 February 1678 at The Hague, The Netherlands.4 She died on 30 November 1688 at The Hague, The Netherlands.4
     She was also known as Frances.3 She was Maid of Honour to Mary, Princess of Orange (later Queen Mary).4 Her married name became Bentinck.

Children of Anne Villiers and Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland

Citations

  1. [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 456. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2096. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Bentinck, 1st Graf Bentinck

M, #9649, b. 6 November 1704, d. 13 October 1774
Last Edited=6 May 2011
William Bentinck, 1st Graf Bentinck
by Jean Etienne Liotard 1
     William Bentinck, 1st Graf Bentinck was born on 6 November 1704.2 He was the son of Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland and Jane Martha Temple.2 He married Charlotte Sophie Gräfin von Aldenburg, daughter of Anton II Graf von Aldenburg and Wlihelmine Marie Prinzessin von Hessen-Homburg, on 1 June 1733.2 He died on 13 October 1774 at age 69.2
     He was created 1st Graf Bentinck [Holy Roman Empire] in 1732.2 He lived at Pendrecht, The Netherlands.2 He lived at Terrington St. Clement, Norfolk, England.2 He lived at Rhoon, The Netherlands.2

Children of William Bentinck, 1st Graf Bentinck and Charlotte Sophie Gräfin von Aldenburg

Citations

  1. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3185. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Charlotte Sophie Gräfin von Aldenburg1

F, #9650, b. 4 August 1715, d. 5 February 1800
Last Edited=10 Feb 2009
     Charlotte Sophie Gräfin von Aldenburg was born on 4 August 1715.1 She was the daughter of Anton II Graf von Aldenburg and Wlihelmine Marie Prinzessin von Hessen-Homburg.1 She married William Bentinck, 1st Graf Bentinck, son of Hans William Bentinck, 1st Earl of Portland and Jane Martha Temple, on 1 June 1733.1 She died on 5 February 1800 at age 84.1
     She gained the title of Gräfin von Aldenburg.1 Her married name became Bentinck. She held the office of Sovereign Lord of Kniphausen and Varel.1

Children of Charlotte Sophie Gräfin von Aldenburg and William Bentinck, 1st Graf Bentinck

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3185. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]