William Stanhope (1719 - 1779) MP

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William Stanhope, 2nd Earl of Harrington was born on 18 December 1719.1 He was the son of William Stanhope, 1st Earl of Harrington and Anne Griffith.1 He married Lady Caroline Fitzroy, daughter of Charles Fitzroy, 2nd Duke of Grafton and Lady Henrietta Somerset, on 11 August 1746.1 He died on 1 April 1779 at age 59.1
    William Stanhope, 2nd Earl of Harrington fought in the Battle of Fontenoy in 1745.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the 2nd Troop Horse, Grenadier Guards.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baron Harrington, co. Northampton [G.B., 1730] on 8 December 1756.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Earl of Harrington, co. Northampton [G.B., 1742] on 8 December 1756.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Viscount Petersham of Petersham, co. Surrey [G.B., 1742] on 8 December 1756.1 He gained the rank of General in 1770.1

Children of William Stanhope, 2nd Earl of Harrington and Lady Caroline Fitzroy

Lady Caroline Stanhope+ b. 11 Mar 1747, d. 9 Feb 17672

Lady Isabella Stanhope+ b. c 1748, d. 29 Jan 18191

Lady Amelia Stanhope+ b. 24 May 1749, d. 5 Sep 17803

General Charles Stanhope, 3rd Earl of Harrington+ b. 17 Mar 1753, d. 5 Sep 18291

Captain Hon. Henry FitzRoy Stanhope+ b. 1754, d. 20 Aug 18281

Lady Henrietta Stanhope+ b. c 1756, d. 2 Jan 17811

Lady Anna Maria Stanhope+ b. c 1760, d. 18 Oct 18341

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William Stanhope, 2nd Earl of Harrington's Timeline

1719
December 18, 1719
1746
August 11, 1746
Age 26
1747
March 11, 1747
Age 27
1748
1748
Age 28
1749
May 24, 1749
Age 29
1753
March 17, 1753
Age 33
1754
1754
Age 34
1756
1756
Age 36
1760
March 31, 1760
Age 40
1779
April 1, 1779
Age 59