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  Dukes of Grafton - LoveToKnow 1911
GRAFTON The English dukes of Grafton are descended from Henry Fitzroy (1663-1690), the natural son of Charles II.
Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd duke of Grafton (1735-1811), one of the leading politicians of his time, was the grandson of the 2nd duke, and was educated at Westminster and Cambridge.
Besides his successor, the 4th duke (1760-1844), and numerous other children, he was the father of General Lord Charles Fitzroy (1764-1829), whose sons Sir Charles Fitzroy (1798-1858), governor of New South Wales, and Robert Fitzroy, the hydrographer, were notable men.
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 Grafton, New Hampshire - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
Grafton is a town in Grafton County, New Hampshire, USA.
Originally granted in 1761, and re-granted in 1769, Grafton takes its name from Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, a relative of colonial governor Benning Wentworth.
Grafton Pond is in the western part of town.
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Charles Spencer, 3rd Duke of Marlborough 1755 - 1757
Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton[?] 1771 - 1775
Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton[?] 1782 - 1783
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AUGUSTUS HENRY FITZROY, 3rd duke of Grafton (1735–1811), one of the leading politicians of his time, was the grandson of the and duke, and was educated at Westminster and Cambridge.
Chatham's illness at the end of 1767 resulted in Grafton becoming the effective leader, but political differences and the attacks of " Junius led to his resignation in January 1770.
Besides his successor, the 4th duke (1760–1844), and numerous other children, he was the father of General Lord Charles Fitzroy (1764–1829), whose sons Sir Charles Fitzroy (1798–1858), governor of New South Wales, and Robert Fitzroy (q.v.), the hydrographer, were notable men.
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 Augustus Henry Fitzroy   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Grafton, Duke of (1735-1811), Augustus Henry Fitzroy, was prime minister of Britain from 1768 to 1770.
Augustus Henry Duke of of Grafton Henry Fitzroy, 3rd (1735-1811).
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 Reference.com/Encyclopedia/Duke of Grafton
The title of Duke of Grafton was created in 1675 by Charles II of England for his 2nd illegitimate son by the Duchess of Cleveland, Henry FitzRoy.
The most famous duke was probably Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, who served as Prime Minister in the 1760s.
Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton (1735-1811)
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 Fitzroy
Fitzroy or FitzRoy is an Anglo-Norman name originally meaning " son of the king" - it usually refers to a bastard son of the king, or a descendant thereof.
Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Richmond and Somerset (1519–1536), son of Henry VIII and Elizabeth Blount.
Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Grafton (1663–1690), son of Charles II and Barbara Palmer, 1st Duchess of Cleveland.
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 Charles FitzRoy, 2nd Duke of Grafton - Wiki   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Charles FitzRoy, 2nd Duke of Grafton (25 October 1683–6 May 1757) was an Irish and English politician.
He was born to Henry FitzRoy, 1st Duke of Grafton and Isabella Bennet, 2nd Countess of Arlington.
His second son George Fitzroy, Earl of Euston was married to Lady Dorothy Boyle, daughter of Richard Boyle, 3rd Earl of Burlington and Lady Dorothy Saville.
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 GRAFTON, 3rd duke of @ Archontology.org: presidents, kings, prime ministers, biography, database
Augustus Henry Fitzroy's ancestor was one of the three illegitimate sons of King Charles II.
Grafton's first ministerial post was in Rockingham's Government in 1765, from which he resigned the following year over the refusal of Rockingham to bring William Pitt into his ministry.
Lords of the Treasury.—Charles Townshend, Chancellor of the Exchequer." The date of appointment of Duke of Grafton as First Lord of the Treasury may be close to 2 Aug 1766.
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 Fuller Family of Sussex - pafg119 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Algernon Seymour 7th Duke of Somerset [Parents] was born on 11 Nov 1684.
Augustus Henry Fitzroy 3rd Duke of Grafton was born on 28 Sep 1735.
She married Augustus Henry Fitzroy 3rd Duke of Grafton on 29 Jan 1756.
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 I17124: Augustus Henry Fitzroy 3rd Duke Of Grafton ( - )
I17124: Augustus Henry Fitzroy 3rd Duke Of Grafton (-)
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He was only five when he lost his father, making him heir to his grandfather, the 2nd Duke of Grafton.
A few months later Grafton resigned because he wished that Pitt would join the government and without himself he expected the government would fall, which it subsequently did.
However, when under pressure, Pitt had spells of madness and, as a consequence, Grafton became Prime Minister in March 1768, but was soon exposed as weak and ineffectual while at the same time it was known by society that his wife was with child by the Earl of Upper Ossory.
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 Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, KG, PC (28 September 1735 14 March 1811) was a British Whig statesman of the Georgian era.
He was one of a handful of dukes who served as Prime Minister.
Elizabeth FitzRoy (died 1839), married her cousin William Fitzroy, son of Charles FitzRoy, 1st Baron Southampton.
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 Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
The Most Noble Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, KG, PC (1 October 1735–14 March 1811) was a British Whig statesman of the Georgian era.
Later that year, he entered Parliament as MP for Boroughbridge, a pocket borough; several months later, he switched constituencies to Bury St Edmunds, which was controlled by his family.
Besides his successor, the 4th Duke (1760–1844) and numerous other children, Grafton was the father of General Lord Charles FitzRoy (1764–1829), whose sons Sir Charles FitzRoy (1798–1858), governor of New South Wales, and Robert FitzRoy, the hydrographer, were notable for their achievements.
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 Whisker
Whisker was the product of a deliberate and highly successful breeding program at the Euston Stud in Suffolk, established by Augustus Henry FitzRoy, (3rd) Duke of Grafton (1735-1811), a descendant of King Charles II and his one of his mistresses, Barbara Villiers.
Grafton had used the Eclipse son Pot-8-Os (1773) with the female descendants of Herod in his stud, and then Pot-8-Os's son, Waxy (who he was finally able to purchase in 1808), who he bred repeatedly to both Prunella and her daughter by Trumpator, Penelope.
Whisker was a rich bay, born a year after the death of Augustus Fitzroy (3rd) Duke of Grafton.
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 thePeerage.com - Reverend Augustus Fitzroy and others   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton b.
He was the son of Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton and Elizabeth Wrottesley.
     Elizabeth Fitzroy was the daughter of Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton and Elizabeth Wrottesley.
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 thePeerage.com - Lady Frances Fitzroy and others   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
She was the daughter of Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton and Elizabeth Wrottesley.
     Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton was born on 28 September 1735.
George Augustus Spencer, son of Francis Almeric Spencer, 1st Baron Churchill of Whichwood and Lady Frances Fitzroy, on 17 January 1834.
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 4Quotesfast.com: Grafton County Mortgage, Grafton County Refinance, Grafton County Home Loan
Grafton County is a county located in the state of New Hampshire.
Grafton was one of the five counties originally identified for New Hampshire in 1769.
Grafton County is the second largest of New Hampshire's ten counties, covering 1,747 square miles in the west central part of the state.
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 Britannia Government: Prime Ministers
Grafton was first lord of the treasury in Pitt's SECOND government (1766-68), but Pitt left much of the political leadership to Grafton, who officially took over as prime minister after Pitt resigned.
Grafton inherited a cabinet in disarray, many having deserted Pitt's sinking ship.
With all this going on, Grafton was unable to implement his policy of concilation towards the colonies during his time in office.
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 Thoroughbred Foundation Sires - M
Although the Duke reported his purchase price was £500, the actual document shows his price to have been £165, which Prior points out would argue against him being a pricey import, the cost alone of bringing him to England at that time would have far exceeded that amount.
Stood in the stud of the fourth Earl Lindsey, later Duke of Ancaster (1716), whose seat was in Lincolnshire.
Bred by Augustus Fitzroy, (3rd) Duke of Grafton; ran for a Mr.
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Henry Arundell, 3rd Lord Arundell of Wardour 1687 - 1688
Henry Lowther, 3rd Viscount Lonsdale 1733 - 1735
Dudley Francis Ryder, 3rd Earl of Harrowby 1885 - 1886
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 1st Duke of Grafton
Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton (and here), born 1735,
Fitzroy Square named after his grandfather the 2nd Duke.
Almost every thoroughbred racehorse alive today has multiple lines tracing back to the horses bred by the 3rd and 4th Dukes, dating originally to the purchase by the 3rd Duke of Julia in 1763.
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 Lord Privy Seal - Wikipedia Mirror   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
Henry Arundell, 3rd Baron Arundell of Wardour (1687-1688)
Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton (1771-1775)
Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton (1782-1783)
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 Tudor 8
Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, (1675), K.G., * 1663, + 1690 died of wounds received in the siege of Cork in Ireland while fighting for William of Orange, Md. 1672, Lady Isabella Bennett, Countess of Arlington in her own right, + 1723, d.
Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, K.G., P.C., * 1735, + 1811, Md.1) 1756 (div.
Cecilia Blanche Genevieve FitzRoy, Lady, * 1922, + 1974, Md. 1949, George Anthony Geoffrey Howard, of Castle Howard, Lord Howard of Henderskelfe (L.P. Charles Edward Fitzroy, Rev. Lord, Rector of Euston-with-Barnham, Norfolk, * 1857, + 1911, Md. 1883, Hon.
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 Baron Southampton - WikiLeasing.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-12)
He was the third son of Lord Augustus FitzRoy, second son of Charles FitzRoy, 2nd Duke of Grafton, ehile Prime Minister Augustus Henry FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton was his elder brother.
Edward FitzRoy, served as Speaker of the House of Commons from 1928 until his death in 1943.
As a descendant of the second Duke of Grafton he is also in remainder to this peerage and its subsidiary titles.
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 Wikinfo | First Lord of the Treasury
Augustus Henry Fitzroy, 3rd Duke of Grafton: July 30, 1766 - January 28, 1770
William Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland: April 2, 1783 - December 19, 1783
William Cavendish-Bentinck, 3rd Duke of Portland: March 31, 1807 - October 4, 1809
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 Grafton County, New Hampshire - info, facts, communities on Key to the City
Grafton County was formally organized in 1771, including all of the northern frontier of the state and a portion of what is now located in Vermont.
The county was named for Augustus FitzRoy, 3rd Duke of Grafton, a supporter of America while serving as British Prime Minister.
The far northern portions of the county were taken in the formation of Coos County.
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