George Spencer, 4th Duke of Marlborough

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George Spencer, 4th Duke of Marlborough

Birthdate:
Birthplace: England
Death: Died in Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England
Place of Burial: Chapel of Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Charles Spencer, 3rd Duke of Marlborough; Charles SPENCER and Elizabeth Spencer (Trevor), Duchess of Marlborough
Husband of Caroline Spencer, Duchess of Marlborough
Father of Caroline Spencer; Elizabeth Spencer; Charlotte Spencer; George Spencer-Churchill, 5th Duke of Marlborough; Lord Henry John Spencer and 4 others
Brother of Diana Beauclerk; Elizabeth Spencer; Charles Spencer and Lord Robert Spencer

Managed by: Christian Miles
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About George Spencer, 4th Duke of Marlborough

"George Spencer, 4th Duke of Marlborough KG, PC, FRS (26 January 1739 – 29 January 1817), styled Marquess of Blandford until 1758, was a British courtier and politician. He served as Lord Chamberlain between 1762 and 1763 and as Lord Privy Seal between 1763 and 1765."

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Links:

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Spencer,_4th_Duke_of_Marlborough

http://www.geneall.net/U/per_page.php?id=98671

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I56410&tree=Nixon

http://thepeerage.com/p10418.htm#i104175

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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 VIII, page 500. 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. [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 1868, says 30 Jan. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

4. [S8] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, volume 2, page 1868.

5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VIII, page 501.

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George Spencer, 4th Duke of Marlborough's Timeline

1739
January 26, 1739
England
1762
August 23, 1762
Age 23
Bedford House, Bloomsbury, London, England
1763
October 27, 1763
Age 24
Blenheim Palace
1764
December 20, 1764
Age 25
Althorp, Northamptonshire, England
1765
1765
Age 25
1766
March 6, 1766
Age 27
Marlborough House, Westminster, Middlesex, London, England.
1770
December 20, 1770
Age 31
Woodstock Palace, Oxfordshire, England
1773
November 5, 1773
Age 34
UK
1774
1774
Age 34
UK
1779
December 26, 1779
Age 40
Blenheim Palace