Henry Scudamore, 3rd Duke of Beaufort

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Henry Somerset

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Son of Henry Somerset, 2nd Duke of Beaufort and Rachel Somerset, Duchess of Beaufort
Ex-husband of Frances Scudamore, Duchess of Beaufort.
Partner of NN, Mistress
Father of Margaret Gainsborough
Brother of Charles Noel Somerset, 4th Duke of Beaufort

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About Henry Scudamore, 3rd Duke of Beaufort

Took his wife's surname when he married into the money. Inherited his father's title

Henry Somerset-Scudamore, 3rd Duke of Beaufort (23 March 1707 – 26 February 1745; he died at the age of 38.) was born Henry Somerset, the elder son of Henry Somerset, 2nd Duke of Beaufort and his second wife, Rachel Noel. As his father's eldest son and heir to his father's title he was known as (styled) Marquess of Worcester, a courtesy title. On his father's death on 24 April 1714 he succeeded him and became 3rd Duke of Beaufort.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Scudamore,_3rd_Duke_of_Beaufort

Because he had no issue, his titles and estates were inherited by his younger brother, Charles Noel. An illegitimate daughter of the Duke, Margaret Burr, married to the painter Thomas Gainsborough and had issue. -------------------- Took his wife's surname when he married into the money. Inherited his father's title

Henry Somerset-Scudamore, 3rd Duke of Beaufort (23 March 1707 – 26 February 1745; he died at the age of 38.) was born Henry Somerset, the elder son of Henry Somerset, 2nd Duke of Beaufort and his second wife, Rachel Noel. As his father's eldest son and heir to his father's title he was known as (styled) Marquess of Worcester, a courtesy title. On his father's death on 24 April 1714 he succeeded him and became 3rd Duke of Beaufort.

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Henry_Scudamore,_3rd_Duke_of_Beaufort

Because he had no issue, his titles and estates were inherited by his younger brother, Charles Noel. An illegitimate daughter of the Duke, Margaret Burr, married to the painter Thomas Gainsborough and had issue.

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Henry Scudamore, 3rd Duke of Beaufort's Timeline

1707
March 23, 1707
1728
1728
Age 20
1729
1729
Age 21
1744
1744
Age 36
By Act of Parliment
1745
February 26, 1745
Age 37