Lord George William Frederick Villiers, 4th Earl of Clarendon

Lord George William Frederick Villiers, 4th Earl of Clarendon

Male 1800 - 1870

Personal Information    |    Media    |    All    |    PDF

  • Name  Lord George William Frederick Villiers, 4th Earl of Clarendon 
    Title  Lord 
    Suffix  4th Earl of Clarendon 
    Born  26 Jan 1800  London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Education  1816 
    Went to St John's College, Cambridge aged 16 years and left with a MA in 1820.  
    Occupation  1820 
    Diplomatic Service, 1820-3; Commissionership of Customs, 1823-33; Minister at the court of Spain, 1831-8; Lord Privy Seal in Lord Melbourne's administration, 1840; Chancellor of the Duchy of Lancaster, 1840 & 1864; President of the Board of Trade, 1846; Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (Viceroy), 1847-52 during the Great Famine; Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs, 1853-8, 1865-6 & 1868-70.  
    Event  1838 
    Knight Grand Cross of the Order of the Bath, 1838; succeeded his uncle as Earl of Clarendon, 1838; Knight of the Garter, 1849.  
    Died  27 Jun 1870  Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID  I5238  Fidgen
    Last Modified  3 Jun 2014 

    Family  Katharine Grimson,   b. 1810, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1874, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married  4 Jun 1839  St Albans, Hertfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Count of Children  8 children in all. 
    Children 
    >1. Emily Theresa Villiers,   b. 9 Sep 1843, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 22 Feb 1927, Ampthill, Bedfordshire Find all individuals with events at this location
    Last Modified  3 Jun 2014 
    Family ID  F1974  Group Sheet

  • Photos

    » Slide Show
    George Villiers
    George Villiers
    Earl of Clarendon
    Earl of Clarendon
    Caricature of George Villiers
    Caricature of George Villiers