Joan Canning (Scott) (c.1777 - 1837)

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About Joan Canning (Scott)

Joan Canning, 1st Viscountess Canning (1776–14 March 1837) was the wife of British Prime Minister, George Canning.

Joan was created 1st Viscountess Canning of Kilbrahan on 22 January 1828 (almost 6 months after her husband had died), with a special remainder to the male heirs of her late husband.

She was born Joan Scott in Scotland, the daughter of Maj.-Gen. John Scott and Margaret Dundas. She was also a sister of the Duchess of Portland and the Countess of Moray.

On 8 July 1800, she married George Canning in St. George's Church on Hanover Square, London with John Hookham Frere and William Pitt the Younger as witnesses. They had four children:

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Joan Canning, 1st Viscountess Canning's Timeline

1777
1777
1800
July 8, 1800
Age 23
St Georges Square, Hanover street. London, England
1801
June 4, 1801
Age 24
Westminster, England
1804
April 13, 1804
Age 27
London, Middlesex, England
1806
1806
Age 29
England
1812
1812
Age 35
1837
March 14, 1837
Age 60