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

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Sir Watkin Williams-Wynn, MP, 4th Baronet

Birthdate: (41)
Birthplace: Wynnstay,Denbighshire,Wales
Death: July 24, 1789 (41)
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Watkin Williams Wynn, MP, 3rd Baronet and Frances Shackerley
Husband of Henrietta Williams Wynn, Lady and Charlotte Williams Wynn
Father of Sir Watkin Williams-Wynn, 5th Baronet of Gray's Inn; Charles Watkin Williams-Wynn, Rt Hon; Rt. Hon. Sir Henry Watkin Williams-Wynn, GCH KCB; Henrietta Elizabeth Cholmondeley 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

May 8, 1748
October 26, 1772
Age 24
Age 26
March 16, 1783
Age 34
July 24, 1789
Age 41
Lancashire, England, United Kingdom