Sir Watkin Williams-Wynn, 4th Baronet of Gray's Inn

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Watkin Williams-Wynn, MP, 4th Baronet

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Birthplace: Wynnstay,Denbighshire,Wales
Death: Died
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Son of Sir Watkin Williams Wynn, MP, 3rd Baronet and Frances Shakerley
Husband of Henrietta Williams Wynn and Charlotte Williams Wynn
Father of Sir Watkin Williams-Wynn, 5th Baronet of Gray's Inn; Charles Williams-Wynn; Rt. Hon. Sir Henry Watkin Williams-Wynn, GCH KCB and Charlotte Shipley
Half brother of John Wynn Williams and Mary Williams

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About Sir Watkin Williams-Wynn, 4th Baronet of Gray's Inn

Biographical Summary

Sir Watkin Williams-Wynn, Baronet [1688], of Wynnstay, 1st s. and h. by 2d wife, b. 1749 and suc. to the Baronetcy, 23 Sep. 1749; matric. at Oxford (Oriel Coll.), 9 May 1766, aged 17, and was a: D.C.L., 4 July 1771 ; was M.P. for Salop, 1772-74, and for Denbighshire, 1774 (four Paris.) till death in 1789. He m. firstly, 11 April 1767, Henrietta, 4th da. of Charles Noel (Somerset), 4th Duke of Beaufort, by Elizabeth, da. of John Berkeley. She d. s.p. 24 July following, at Kensington. He m. secondly, 21 Dec. 1771, Charlotte, sister of George, 1st Marquess of Buckingham, da. of the Rt. Hon. George Grenville, by Elizabeth, da. of Sir William Wtndham, 3d Baronet [1661]. He d. 24 July 1789, and was bur. at Rhuabon, aged about 40. Will pr. 1789. His widow, who was b. 14 Sep. 1754, d. 29 Sep. 1832. Will pr. Oct. 1832 and July 1851.

SOURCE: Complete baronetage; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1904; Vol. IV; page 150

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Sir Watkin Williams-Wynn, 4th Baronet of Gray's Inn's Timeline

1748
May 8, 1748
Wynnstay,Denbighshire,Wales
1771
December 21, 1771
Age 23
1772
October 26, 1772
Age 24
1775
October 9, 1775
Age 27
1783
March 16, 1783
Age 34
1789
July 24, 1789
Age 41
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