John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough

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John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough

Also Known As: "Prince of Mindelheim"
Birthplace: Ashe House, Devon, England
Death: Died in Cranbourne Lodge, Windsor, Berkshire, England
Place of Burial: Westminster Palace, Westminster, London, England later moved to Chapel, Blenheim Palace, Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Winston Churchill, MP and Elizabeth Drake
Husband of Barbara Palmer, 1st Duchess of Cleveland (Royal Mistress of Charles II) and Sarah Churchill, Duchess of Marlborough
Father of Henrietta Godolphin, 2nd Duchess of Marlborough; Barbara Churchill; Anne Spencer, Countess of Sunderland; Robert Churchill; John Churchill, Marquess of Blandford and 5 others
Brother of Arabella Churchill, Royal Mistress of James II; Admiral George Churchill, MP; Gen. Charles Churchill, MP; Winston Churchill; Henry Churchill and 2 others

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John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough's Timeline

May 26, 1650
Ashe House, Devon, England
June 28, 1650
Axminster, Devon, England
Age 19
July 16, 1672
Age 22
December 10, 1673
Age 23
Somerset, England
October 1, 1678
Age 28
Sandridge Rural, Hertford, England
Age 27
October 1679
Age 29
July 19, 1681
Age 31
Ash, Kent, England
February 27, 1683
Age 32
Ashe, Musbury, Devon, England