Aubrey Beauclerk, 6th Duke of St Albans

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Aubrey, Earl of Burford, later 6th Duke of St Albans (1765 -1815) (Lemuel Francis Abbott)

Aubrey Beauclerk, 6th Duke of St Albans (21 August 1765 – 12 August 1815)[1] was the son of Aubrey Beauclerk, 5th Duke of St Albans by his wife Catherine.

He was appointed a captain in the 34th (Cumberland) Regiment of Foot on 30 July 1783.[1] He represented the constituency of Kingston-upon-Hull from 1790 to 1796, but never spoke.[1]

He married his first wife, Jane Moses (1768 – 18 August 1800), on 9 July 1788. They had one child, Lady Mary Beauclerk (30 March 1791 – 11 September 1845), who married George Coventry, 8th Earl of Coventry.

Later, he married Lady Louisa Grace Manners (1777 – 19 February 1816), daughter of John Manners and Louisa Tollemache, 7th Countess of Dysart, on 15 August 1802 in London.[1] They had one child, Aubrey Beauclerk, 7th Duke of St Albans (7 April 1815 – 19 February 1816).

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c d J.M. Collinge (1986). "BEAUCLERK, Aubrey, Earl of Burford (1765-1815).". In R. Thorne. The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1790-1820.
Parliament of Great Britain
Preceded by
Samuel Thornton
Walter Spencer Stanhope
Member of Parliament for Kingston-upon-Hull
1790–1796
With: Samuel Thornton
Succeeded by
Samuel Thornton
Sir Charles Turner
Peerage of England
Preceded by
Aubrey Beauclerk
Duke of St Albans
1802–1815
Succeeded by
Aubrey Beauclerk