Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford (23 July 1765 – 2 March 1802) was an English aristocrat and Whig politician, responsible for much of the development of central Bloomsbury .
- 23 July 1765
- Francis Russell, Marquess of Tavistock, Elizabeth Keppel
- 5 January 1771 – 2 March 1802
- John Russell, 6th Duke of Bedford
26 de feb. de 2023 · Francis Russell, 5th duke of Bedford, (born July 23, 1765—died March 2, 1802, Woburn, Bedford, Eng.), eldest son of Francis Russell (d. 1767), marquess of Tavistock, the eldest son of the 4th duke; he succeeded his grandfather as duke of Bedford in 1771.
30 de abr. de 2022 · Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford: Birthdate: July 23, 1765: Birthplace: Oakley House, Ampthill, Bedford, England : Death: March 02, 1802 (36) Woburn Abbey, Woburn, Bedfordshire, England Place of Burial: Chenies, Buckinghamshire, England: Immediate Family:
- July 23, 1765
- Chenies, Buckinghamshire, England
- Oakley House, Ampthill, Bedford, England
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The Duke of Bedford was a supporter of Charles James Fox (1749-1806) and ally of the Prince of Wales, as well as a agricultural reformer; he built extensively at his country seat, Woburn Abbey. This portrait was presumably commissioned by the Prince of Wales and perhaps exhibited at the Royal Academy in 1797. It shows the sitter wearing peer's ...
Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford (1765-1802), Whig politician and agriculturist Regency Portraits Catalogue Entry Sitter associated with 38 portraits Whig politician and agriculturalist; friend of Charles James Fox and the Prince of Wales; responsible for the building of Russell and Tavistock Squares in London. Tell us More Like List Thumbnail
Francis Russell, 2nd Earl of Bedford, KG ( c. 1527 – 28 July 1585) of Chenies in Buckinghamshire and of Bedford House in Exeter, Devon, was an English nobleman, soldier, and politician. He was a godfather to the Devon-born sailor Sir Francis Drake. He served as Lord Lieutenant of Devon (1584-5).