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William Paget, 5th Baron Paget

Birthdate:
Death: Died in Richmond, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, UK
Place of Burial: West Drayton, Greater London, UK
Immediate Family:

Son of William Paget, 4th Baron Paget of Beaudasert and Lettice Knollys
Husband of Lady Paget of Beaudesert
Father of William Paget, 6th Baron Paget; Henry Paget, Hon.; Dyana Ashurst; Penelope Paget; Letitia (Paget) Hampden and 1 other
Brother of Anne Harcourt and Catherine Paget

Occupation: 5th Lord Paget of Beaudersert
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About William Paget, 5th Baron Paget

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Paget,_5th_Baron_Paget

William Paget, 5th Baron Paget (13 September 1609 – 19 October 1678) an English peer born at Beaudesert House Staffordshire, England to William Paget, 4th Baron Paget and Lettice Knollys.


Career


He was a Parliamentarian with land in Buckinghamshire at the outbreak of the English Civil War, he was made the Parliamentarian Lord Lieutenant of Buckinghamshire in 1641. However the following year he swapped sides to become a Royalist under King Charles I and so was dismissed from that role and replaced by Philip Wharton, 4th Baron Wharton.


Family


On 28 June 1632 Paget married Lady Frances Rich, daughter of Henry Rich, 1st Earl of Holland and Isabel Cope. William and Frances had ten children:

1.William Paget, 6th Baron Paget (10 February 1637 – 25 February 1713) married (1) Frances Pierrepont
(2) Isabella Irby
2.Henry Paget (born c. 1643) married (1) 29 March 1684 Mary O'Rorke, daughter of Hugh O'Rorke and Joan Reynolds, (2) Mary or Anne Sandford, or vice-versa, and had by Mary O'Rorke: 1.Brigadier General Thomas Paget, Governor of Minorca (died 1741), married Mary Whitcombe; their daughter Caroline Paget (died 7 February 1766) married in 1737 Sir Nicholas Bayly, 2nd Baronet

3.Thomas Paget (born c. 1645)

4.Isabella Paget (born c. 1647)
5.Lettice Paget (born c. 1649) married Richard Hampden
6.Elizabeth Paget (born c. 1651)
7.Frances Paget (born c. 1653) married Rowland Hunt
8.Penelope Paget (born c. 1655) married Philip Foley. They are ancestors of Charles Darwin.
9.Diana Paget (born c. 1657 died 1707) married Henry Ashhurst
10.Anne Paget (born c. 1659)
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William Paget, 5th Baron Paget's Timeline

1609
September 13, 1609
1637
February 10, 1637
Age 27
1638
1638
Age 28
Beautefert, Stafford, England
1648
1648
Age 38
1655
1655
Age 45
1678
October 19, 1678
Age 69
Richmond, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, UK
November 7, 1678
Age 69
West Drayton, Greater London, UK
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