Henry Paget, 1st Earl of Uxbridge

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Henry 1st earl of uxbridge Bayly, later Paget (Pagett), 3rd Baronet of Plas Newydd

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Birthplace: London, Middlesex, England
Death: Died
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Nicholas Bayly, 2nd Baronet, MP and Caroline Paget
Husband of Janet Paget Countess of Uxbridge, Countess of Uxbridge
Father of Henry William Paget, 1st Marquess of Anglesey; Jane Bailey Stewart; Rt. Hon. Sir Arthur Paget; Berkeley Thomas Paget; Vice Admiral Sir Charles Paget GCH Kt and 5 others
Brother of Dorothea Bayly; Nicholas Bayly, M.P. and Charles Paget

Occupation: 1st Earl Of Uxbridge
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About Henry Paget, 1st Earl of Uxbridge

Henry Paget, 1st Earl of Uxbridge was born on 18 June 1744.

He was baptised on 16 July 1744 at St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, England.

He married Jane Champagné, daughter of Very Rev. Arthur Champagné and Marianne Hamon, on 11 April 1767.

He died on 13 March 1812 at age 67.

His will was probated on 13 May 1812.

He was the son of Sir Nicholas Bayly, 2nd Bt. and Caroline Paget.

He was baptised with the name of Henry Bayly.

He succeeded to the title of 9th Lord Paget, of Beaudesert [E., 1549] on 16 November 1769.

On 29 January 1770 his name was legally changed to Henry Paget by Royal Licence.

He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Civil Laws (D.C.L.) by Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England, on 7 July 1773.

He was Colonel of the Staffordshire Regiment of Militia in 1778.

He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Anglesey in 1782.

He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baronet Bayly, of Placenewyd, co. Anglesey and Mount Bagenall, co. Louth [I., 1730] on 9 December 1782.

He was created 1st Earl of Uxbridge, co. Middlesex [Great Britain] on 19 May 1784.

He held the office of Ranger of the Forest of Snowdon in 1785.

He held the office of Steward of Bardney in 1785.

He held the office of Constable of Carnarvon Castle in 1785.

He was invested as a Fellow, Society of Antiquaries (F.S.A.) on 14 April 1785.

He held the office of Vice-Admiral of North Wales in 1790.

He held the office of Vice-Admiral of Pembrokeshire and Carmarthen in 1790.

He gained the rank of Colonel in 1794.

He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Staffordshire in 1801.

His last will was dated 14 July 1805.

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Henry Paget, 1st Earl of Uxbridge's Timeline

1744
June 18, 1744
London, Middlesex, England
July 16, 1744
St. George's Church, St. George Street, Hanover Square, London, England
1767
April 11, 1767
Age 22
1768
May 17, 1768
Age 23
London, England
1771
January 15, 1771
Age 26
St. James, Piccadilly, Westminster, Middlesex, England
1774
September 1, 1774
Age 30
Kensington, London, England
1775
November 3, 1775
Age 31
1778
October 7, 1778
Age 34
1780
1780
Age 35
1781
October 26, 1781
Age 37