The Duke of Grafton and, of course, his mother, the Duchess of Cleveland, are the ancestors of many prominent members of the modern British aristocracy. Diana, Princess of Wales, was descended through the House of Stuart via Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Grafton (as well as his half-brother, Charles Lennox, 1st Duke of Richmond and Lennox).
11 de abr. de 2011 · MEMORIAL SERVICE for The Duke of Grafton 27 June 2011 The Queen attended a memorial service for the Duke of Grafton held yesterday in St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle. The Prince of Wales and the Duchess of Cornwall were represented by Lord Carrington. The Duke of York and the Earl and Countess of Wessex were present. The Princess Royal was
4 de dic. de 2021 · Fortune FitzRoy, the Dowager Duchess of Grafton, has died at the age of 101, just three months before her 102nd Birthday. The Dowager Duchess was the Queen’s Lady-in-Waiting for almost seven decades years, and Mistress of the Robes, the most Senior Lady-in-Waiting, for over 50 years. Our condolences to the Duchess’ family and friends! The ...
5 de dic. de 2021 · The 1 st Duke of Grafton, Henry FitzRoy, born in 1663 was an acknowledged (and subsequently ennobled) illegitimate son of King Charles II and his mistress Barbara Villiers, Duchess of Cleveland.
Charlotte Fitzroy Duchess Of Grafton was born on October 11 1761. Charlotte passed away on February 1 1808, at age 46. Lady Charlotte Maria Waldegrave 1761 Lady Charlotte Maria Waldegrave in Biographical Summaries of Notable People
14 de may. de 2019 · Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton was born on 28 September 1663.1 He was the son of Charles II Stuart, King of Great Britain and Barbara Villiers, Duchess of Cleveland.1 He married Lady Isabella Bennet, Countess of Arlington, daughter of Henry Bennet, 1st Earl of Arlington and Isabella de Nassau, on 1 August 1672.3 Henry and Isabella were remarried in a religious ceremony on 6 November 1679.3 ...
Anne Delme. Anne FitzPatrick, Countess of Upper Ossory ( née Liddell, formerly Anne FitzRoy, Duchess of Grafton; c. 1737–1804) was an English noblewoman and the first wife of Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton. Grafton divorced her while serving as prime minister. She was a noted correspondent of Horace Walpole .