Cynthia Elinor Beatrix Spencer, Countess Spencer

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Cynthia Elinor Beatrix Spencer (Hamilton), Countess Spencer

Nicknames: "Cynthia Elinor Beatrix Spencer (Hamilton)", "Countess Spencer"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Londonderry, Ireland
Death: Died in Althorpe, Norfolk, England
Place of Burial: Spencer Family Vault, St Mary the Virgin with St John Churchyard, Great Brington, Northamptonshire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of James Hamilton, 3rd Duke of Abercorn and Rosalind Hamilton, Duchess of Abercorn
Wife of Albert Edward John Spencer, 7th Earl Spencer
Mother of Lady Anne Wake-Walker (Spencer) and John Spencer, 8th Earl Spencer
Sister of Mary Cecilia Rhodesia Gilmour; Katharine Seymour; James Hamilton, 4th Duke of Abercorn and Claud David Hamilton

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About Cynthia Elinor Beatrix Spencer (Hamilton), Countess Spencer

" Cynthia Elinor Beatrix Spencer, Countess Spencer, DCVO, OBE (16 August 1897 – 4 December 1972), known as Lady Cynthia Hamilton until her marriage, and from then as Viscountess Althorp until 1922 when her husband inherited his father's title of Earl Spencer, was a British peeress and the paternal grandmother of Diana, Princess of Wales."

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Links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Cynthia_Spencer,_Countess_Spencer

http://www.findagrave.com/cgi-bin/fg.cgi?page=gr&GRid=13868095

http://www.geneall.net/U/per_page.php?id=13776

http://www.thepeerage.com/p10102.htm#i101014

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Citations:

[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 XIII, page 39. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

[S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 1, page 6. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

[S8] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, volume 2, page 2673.

[S4] C.F.J. Hankinson, editor, DeBretts Peerage, Baronetage, Knightage and Companionage, 147th year (London, U.K.: Odhams Press, 1949), page 1007. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1949.

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Cynthia Elinor Beatrix Spencer, Countess Spencer's Timeline

1897
August 16, 1897
Londonderry, Ireland
1919
February 26, 1919
Age 21
St. James's, Piccadilly, London, England
1920
August 4, 1920
Age 22
St George, Hanover Square, London
1924
January 24, 1924
Age 26
24 Sussex Square, Paddington, London, England
1972
December 4, 1972
Age 75
Althorpe, Norfolk, England
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Spencer Family Vault, St Mary the Virgin with St John Churchyard, Great Brington, Northamptonshire, England