Henry Petty-FitzMaurice, 3rd Marquis of Lansdowne

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Henry Petty-FitzMaurice

Birthdate: (82)
Birthplace: Shelburne, Berkeley Square,Westminster,Middlesex,England
Death: January 31, 1863 (82)
Immediate Family:

Son of Gen. William Petty-Fitzmaurice, M.P., 1st Marquis of Lansdowne and Louisa Petty, Marchioness of Lansdowne
Husband of Louisa Emma, Marchioness of Lansdowne
Father of William Thomas Petty-FitzMaurice, 5th Earl of Kerry; Henry Petty-FitzMaurice, 4th Marquess of Lansdowne and Louisa Petty- FitzMmaurice
Brother of Lady Louisa Fitzmaurice
Half brother of William Petty and John Henry Petty, 2nd Marquess of Lansdowne

Occupation: 4th Earl of Kerry
Managed by: Michael Lawrence Rhodes
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About Henry Petty-FitzMaurice, 3rd Marquis of Lansdowne

Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 3rd Marquis of Lansdowne, 4th Earl of Kerry

Born 2 Jul 1780 in Shelburne House, Berkeley Square, London Died 31 Jan 1863 at Bowood


Son of William Petty-Fitzmaurice, 1st Marquis of Lansdowne.

Henry was Home Secretary from 16 Jul 1827 to 26 Jan 1828.

Henry inherited the title Baron and Earl of Kerry and Viscount Clanmaurice from Francis (3rd Earl of Kerry). He inherited from his father (1st Marquis of Lansdowne) the titles Marquis of Lansdowne, Earl Wycombe, Earl of Shelburne, Viscount Calne and Calstone, Lord Wycombe, Baron Chippinw Wycombe, Viscount Fitzmaurice, and Baron Dunkeron215.

Henry (3rd Marquis) was the Earl of Kerry during the genocide in Ireland in the 1840s.

On 30 Mar 1808, Henry (3rd Marquis) married Louisa Emma Fox-Strangways (27 Jun 1785--Bowood Park 3 Apr 1851), Principal Lady of the Bedchamber, in Melbury and had three children:

   Louisa Petty-Fitzmaurice (d. 12 Jun 1906) who, on 10 Feb 1845, married the Hon James Kenneth Howard (5 Mar 1814--7 Jan 1882)
   William Thomas Petty-Fitzmaurice, 5th Earl of Kerry, MP (b. Lansdowne House 30 Mar 1811; d. Lansdowne House 21 Aug 1836). In London on 18 Mar 1834, he married Lady Augusta Lavinia Priscilla Ponsonby (b. 11 May 1814; d. at Wimbledon Common on 19 Nov 1904). They had a daughter, Mary Caroline (d. 17 Sep 1927) who, on 4 Oct 1860, married Hon Sir Percy Egerton Herbert (15 Apr 1822--7 Oct 1876).
   Henry Petty-Fitzmaurice, 4th Marquis of Lansdowne (7 Jan 1816--5 Jul 1866). 

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Henry Petty-FitzMaurice, 3rd Marquis of Lansdowne's Timeline

July 2, 1780
Shelburne, Berkeley Square,Westminster,Middlesex,England
March 30, 1811
Age 30
Lansdowne House, Berkeley Square, City of Westminster, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
January 7, 1816
Age 35
London, Middlesex, England UK
Age 39
of Suffolk Co., Eng.
January 31, 1863
Age 82