Leopoldo O´Donnell y Joris
|Also Known As:||"Leopold O'Donnell"|
|Birthplace:||Santa Cruz de Tenerife, CN, España|
|Death:||Died in Biarriz, Aquitania, Francia|
|Place of Burial:||Convento de las Salesas Reales, Madrid, Community of Madrid, Madrid, Spain|
|Occupation:||Grande de España, I Duque de Tetuán|
|Managed by:||Private User|
About Leopoldo O'Donnell y Joris, I. duque de Tetuán
Don Leopoldo O'Donnell y Jorris, 1st Duke of Tetuan, 1st Count of Lucena, 1st Viscount of Aliaga, Grandee of Spain, (Spanish: Leopoldo O'Donnell y Jorris, I duque de Tetuán, I conde de Lucena, I vizconde de Aliaga, grande de España) (January 12, 1809 – November 5, 1867), was a Spanish general and statesman. He was of Irish paternal descent, a descendant of Calvagh O'Donnell, Rí of Tyrconnell.
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Leopoldo_O'Donnell,_1st_Duke_of_Tetuan -------------------- Spanish general and statesman. He was of Irish paternal descent, a descendant of Calvagh O'Donnell, Rí of Tyrconnell.
He was born at Santa Cruz de Tenerife a son of Carlos O'Donnell y Anethan (b. 1768) and wife Josefa Jorris y Casaviella, and paternal grandson of José O'Donnell y O'Donnell and wife Marie Anne d' Anethan. He had an uncle Francisco and an aunt Beatriz, married to Manuel Pombo y Ante (1769–1829).
He was succeeded in his titles by his nephew, son of his brother Carlos O' Donnell y Jorris and wife María del Mar Alvarez de Abreu y Rodríguez de Albuerne, Carlos O' Donnell y Alvarez de Abreu (Valencia, July 1, 1834 – ?), 2nd Duke of Tetuán, 2nd Count of Lucena and also 9th Marquess of Altamira, married in Madrid on June 1, 1861 to María Josefa de Vargas y Díez de Bulnes (Madrid - ?).
Leopoldo O'Donnell y Joris, I. duque de Tetuán's Timeline
January 12, 1809
Santa Cruz de Tenerife, CN, España
November 5, 1867
Biarriz, Aquitania, Francia
Madrid, Community of Madrid, Madrid, Spain