Edward Bourchier, 4th Earl of Bath

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Edward Bourchier

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Birthplace: Bath,,Somerset,England
Death: Died in Tawstock,,Devon,England
Immediate Family:

Son of William Bourchier, 3rd Earl of Bath and Elizabeth Russell
Husband of Dorothy St. John
Father of Unknown Brasher/Bradshaw; Anne Wrey; Elizabeth Bourchier; John Bourchier, Baron FitzWarin and Dorothy Bourchier
Brother of Richard Bourchier and Frances Bourchier

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About Edward Bourchier, 4th Earl of Bath

Edward Bourchier, 4th Earl of Bath (Baptised 1 March 1590 – 31 March 1636) eldest son and heir of William Bourchier, 3rd Earl of Bath by his wife Elizabeth Russell, daughter of Francis Russell, 2nd Earl of Bedford by Margaret St John.


Education

He was educated at Caius College, Cambridge.


Titles

  • Succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Bath [E., 1536] on 12 July 1623
  • Succeeded to the title of 14th Lord FitzWarin [E., 1295] on 12 July 1623

Succession

As he died without surviving male issue, the earldom devolved upon his father's first cousin Henry Bourchier, 5th Earl of Bath (d.1654), who died without issue whereupon the title became extinct.


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Edward Bourchier, 4th Earl of Bath's Timeline

1575
August 27, 1575
Bath,,Somerset,England
1595
1595
Age 19
1623
July 14, 1623
Age 47
Halstead,,Essex,England
1626
1626
Age 50
1628
1628
Age 52
1630
January 21, 1630
Age 54
1631
1631
Age 55
1636
March 31, 1636
Age 60
Tawstock,,Devon,England