George Wyndham, 1st Baron Leconfield

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Wikipedia Biographical Summary

"George Wyndham, 1st Baron Leconfield (5 June 1787 – 18 March 1869), was a British soldier and peer...

...A direct descendant of Sir John Wyndham, he was the eldest natural son of George O'Brien Wyndham, 3rd Earl of Egremont, and Elizabeth Ilive. He entered the British Army and achieved the rank of Colonel. His parents were married in 1801 but had no sons after their marriage. The earldom of Egremont became extinct on the death of Lord Egremont's nephew in 1845 and Leconfield was adopted as the heir to the substantial Egremont estates, including Petworth House in Sussex. In 1859 he was raised to the peerage as Baron Leconfield, of Leconfield in the East Riding of the County of York...

...Lord Leconfield married Mary Fanny Blunt, daughter of Reverend William Blunt, in 1815. He died in March 1869, aged 81, and was succeeded in the barony by his eldest surviving son Henry. His third son Hon. Percy Scawen Wyndham was the father of the politician and man of letters George Wyndham."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'George Wyndham, 1st Baron Leconfield', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 25 May 2012, 15:14 UTC, <http://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=George_Wyndham,_1st_Baron_Leconfield&oldid=494323479> [accessed 27 October 2012]

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GEDCOM Note

<p><p>Refer to Alan Freer's tree, on GenesReunited, which goes back to WilliamI of Normandy (1027-1087)</p></p><p><p> </p></p><p><p> </p></p><p><div class="page" title="Page 1"></p><p><div class="section" style="background-color: rgb(73.300000%, 72.900000%, 67.500000%);"></p><p><div class="layoutArea"></p><p><div class="column"></p><p><p>3rd Earl’s son inherits all but the title, due to his illegitimacy. He is created 1st Lord Leconfield 22 years later </p></p><p><p>National Trust Family tree</p></p><p><p>https://www.nationaltrust.org.uk/petworth-house-and-park/documents/petworth-family-tree.pdf</p></p><p></div></p><p></div></p><p></div></p></div>

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George Wyndham, 1st Baron Leconfield's Timeline

1787
June 5, 1787
London
July 22, 1787
Saint Mary-St Marylebone Road, St Marylebone, London, England
1820
May 30, 1820
Age 32
1827
1827
Age 39
1830
July 31, 1830
Age 43
Brighton, Sussex
1830
Age 42
Singleton, Sussex
1833
1833
Age 45
Ireland Dubton Dublin
1835
January 30, 1835
Age 47
1835
Age 47
Singleton, Sussex