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 Duke of Wellington Info - Bored Net - Boredom   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Arthur Wellesley was born Arthur Wesley May 1, 1769 son of Garret Wesley, Earl of Mornington in Dublin in Ireland.
The subsidiary titles of the Duke of Wellington are: Marquess of Wellington (1809), Marquess of Douro (1814), Earl of Mornington (1760), Earl of Wellington (1812), Viscount Wellesley (1760), Viscount Wellington of Talavera and Wellington (1809), Baron Mornington (1746) and Baron Douro (1809).
The Viscounty of Wellesley and the Barony and Earldom of Mornington are in the Peerage of Ireland; the remaining are in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.
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 Encyclopedia: Duke of Wellington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Henry Wellesley, 3rd Duke of Wellington (5 April 1846 - 8 June 1900) was the grandson of the 1st Duke and nephew of the 2nd Duke.
Arthur Charles Valerian Wellesley, Marquess of Douro (born August 19, 1945) is the son and heir of Arthur Valerian Wellesley, 8th Duke of Wellington.
Arthur Gerald Wellesley, Earl of Mornington (born 31 January 1978) is the son of Arthur Charles Valerian Wellesley, Marquess of Douro, and future heir to Arthur Valerian Wellesley, 8th Duke of Wellington.
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 Read about Duke of Wellington at WorldVillage Encyclopedia. Research Duke of Wellington and learn about Duke of ...   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Wellington in Somerset, is a hereditary title and the senior Dukedom in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.
Arthur Wellesley, 1st Marquess of Wellington, on May 11, 1814.
The subsidiary titles of the Duke of Wellington are: Marquess of Wellington (1812), Marquess Douro (1814),
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 Duke of Wellington - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography
The Dukedom of Wellington, derived from Wellington in Somerset, is a hereditary title and the senior Dukedom in the Peerage of the United Kingdom.
The Dukes of Wellington also hold the foreign titles of Prince of Waterloo (The Netherlands, 1815), Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo (Spain, 1812), Duque de Vitoria and Marquês de Torres Vedras (Portugal, 1812) and Conde de Vimeiro (Portugal,1811).
The current heir-apparent to the title is the 8th Duke's son Arthur Charles Valerian Wellesley, Marquess of Douro (b.
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 List of the Knights of the Garter
96 (inv 1399) Humphrey (Plantagenet), styled "of Lancaster." Duke of Gloucester.
Afterwards Duke of Edinburgh, reigning duke of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha 1893.
907 (app 9.4.1951) Gerald (Wellesley), 7th Duke of Wellington (1885-1972).
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 Additional Reading (from Arthur Wellesley, 1st duke of Wellington) --  Encyclopædia Britannica
Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of, Marquess of Douro, Marquess of Wellington, Earl of Wellington, Viscount Wellington of Talavera and of Wellington, Baron Douro or Wellesley...
"Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of, Marquess of Douro, Marquess of Wellington, Earl of Wellington, Viscount Wellington of Talavera and of Wellington, Baron Douro or Wellesley." Encyclopædia Britannica.
The first duke of Wellington (Arthur Wellesley, who took his title from the town), victor of the Battle of Waterloo (1815), is commemorated by a monument (National Trust property) on the highest point of the nearby Blackdown Hill.
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Arthur Wellesley was born Arthur Wesley May 1, 1769 son of Garret Wesley, 1st Earl of Mornington close to Trim in Ireland.
The Dukes of Wellington also hold the foreign titles of Prince of Waterloo (Netherlands, 1815), Duque de Ciudad Rodrigo (Spain, 1812), Duque de Vittoria and Marques de Torres Vedras (Portgual, 1812) and Conde de Vimeiro (Portgual, 1811).
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 Duke of Wellington -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
The Dukedom of Wellington, derived from (The capital of New Zealand) Wellington in (A county in southwestern England on the Bristol Channel) Somerset, is a hereditary title and the senior Dukedom in the (Click link for more info and facts about Peerage of the United Kingdom) Peerage of the United Kingdom.
The titles of Duke of Wellington and Marquess Douro were bestowed upon (Click link for more info and facts about Arthur Wellesley, 1st Marquess of Wellington) Arthur Wellesley, 1st Marquess of Wellington, on May 11, 1814.
The Viscountcy of Wellesley and the Barony and Earldom of Mornington are in the (Click link for more info and facts about Peerage of Ireland) Peerage of Ireland; the rest are in the (Click link for more info and facts about Peerage of the United Kingdom) Peerage of the United Kingdom.
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 Duke of Wellington: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com - All about Duke of Wellington
He was created Baron Douro of Wellesley and Viscount Wellington of Talavera and of Wellington (September 4, 1809); Earl of Wellington (February 28, 1812); Marquess of Wellington October 4, 1812.
Arthur Valerian Wellesley, 8th Duke of Wellington (1915-)
The current heir to the title is the 8th Duke's son currently styled Arthur Charles Valerian Wellesley, Marquess of Douro[?].
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 Lord Wellesley Duke of Wellington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Lord Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington, KG (August 21, 1885 - January 4, 1972) was a British diplomat.
Lord Wellesley was responsible for the restoration of the Marble Palace for Lady Fitzgerald who was resident during the 1930's.
His parents were Arthur Charles Wellesley, 4th Duke of Wellington and Kathleen Bulkeley Williams.
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 Dorothy Wellesley, Duchess of Wellington - Encyclopedia, History, Geography and Biography   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Dorothy Violet Wellesley, Duchess of Wellington (21 August 1885–11 July 1956), styled Lady Gerald Wellesley between 1914 and 1943, was an English socialite, author, poet and literary editor.
She was the daughter of Robert Ashton, and married Lord Gerald Wellesley (later 7th Duke of Wellington), on 30 April 1914.
She separated from her husband before he succeeded to the Dukedom of Wellington, but they never divorced.
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 Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington, KG (21 August 1885 - 4 January 1972), styled Lord Gerald Wellesley between 1900 and 1943, was a British diplomat and soldier.
He was the third son of Lord Arthur Wellesley (later 4th Duke of Wellington) and Lady Arthur Wellesley (later Duchess of Wellington, née Kathleen Bulkeley Williams).
Arthur Valerian Wellesley, Marquess Douro (later 8th Duke of Wellington), born 2 July 1915
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 Art Fresh : Article 'John Spencer-Churchill, 7th Duke of Marlborough'   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Because the first duke had no sons, the title was allowed (by a special Act of Parliament) to pass to his eldest daughter in her own right.
However, George Spencer, the 5th Duke of Marlborough, obtained a Royal Licence to assume and bear the additional surname and arms of his famous ancestor, the 1st Duke of Marlborough, and thus became George Spencer-Churchill.
The 7th Duke of Marlborough was the paternal grandfather of the British Prime Minister Sir Winston Churchill.
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 7th Duke of Wellington's own "boy farm" in jack-the-ripperland?
Gerald Wellesley - "Flamboyantly Homosexual" according to Keith Alldritt in his biog of Yeats.
He had this wonderful understanding of the local cockney although he was never patronising and he very soon realised that religion was not a sufficient antidote to the problems of the poor of Hackney Wick.
First to join Mr Gerald Wellesley was Mr Alfred Ralph Wagg of a noble Austrian family originally, a director of Helbert Wagg & Company and Schroeder Wagg & Company - both merchant bankers and brokers in the City of London.
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 thePeerage.com - Person Page 10381
She married Lt.-Col. Sir Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington, son of Colonel Sir Arthur Charles Wellesley, 4th Duke of Wellington and Kathleen Emily Bulkeley Williams, on 30 April 1914.
She is the daughter of Lt.-Col. Sir Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington and Dorothy Violet Ashton.
She married Wing Commander Lord George Wellesley, son of Colonel Sir Arthur Charles Wellesley, 4th Duke of Wellington and Kathleen Emily Bulkeley Williams, on 12 March 1917 in New York City, New York, U.S.A. She died on 21 February 1946 at age 57.
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 List of the Knights of the Garter (1348-present)
Earl of Hereford, K.G. Married Thomas of Woodstock, Earl of Buckingham, K.G., afterwards Duke of Gloucester.
Daughter of Philip (the Bold), Duke of Burgundy, K.G. Married William of Bavaria, Duke of Holland and Count of Ostrevant, K.G. 1408 Blanch, Duchess of Bavaria.
Daughter of John (Beaufort), Duke of Somerset, K.G. Married Edmund (Tudor), Earl of Richmond, and was mother of Henry VII.
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 thePeerage.com - Person Page 10380
She married Colonel Sir Arthur Charles Wellesley, 4th Duke of Wellington, son of Major-General Lord Charles Wellesley and Augusta Sophia Anne Pierrepont, on 24 October 1872.
She married Arthur Charles Wellesley, 5th Duke of Wellington, son of Colonel Sir Arthur Charles Wellesley, 4th Duke of Wellington and Kathleen Emily Bulkeley Williams, on 23 March 1909 in St.
She is the daughter of Arthur Charles Wellesley, 5th Duke of Wellington and Hon.
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 wikien.info: Main_Page : L/LA/LAD   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Dukes of Poland: Ladislaus Herman (Władysław I Herman)Ladislaus III Spindleshanks (Władysław III Laskonogi)Ladislau..
Ladislaus Eduard (László Ede) Almásy was born in 1895 at the castle of Bernstein in the Austrian region of Burgenland.
The Lady Emily Lennox (1731-1814) was the second of the famous Lennox sisters, daughters of Charles Lennox, 2nd Duke of Richmond and illegitimately descended from King Charles II of England.
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 thePeerage.com - Person Page 10377
She married Brigadier Sir Arthur Valerian Wellesley, 8th Duke of Wellington, son of Lt.-Col. Sir Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington and Dorothy Violet Ashton, on 28 January 1944 in St.
     Arthur Gerald Wellesley, Earl of Mornington was styled as Earl of Mornington in 1978.
She is the daughter of Arthur Charles Valerian Wellesley, Marquess of Douro and Antonia Elizabeth Brigid Luise Prinzessin von Preußen.
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 Cottesbrooke Hall & Gardens Northamptonshire
The exterior of the house is little since the early 18h century, but the interior and gardens have seen many alteratoins.
The Langham family sold Cottesbrooke Hall in 1911, and in 1937 the property was acquired by Sir Reginald MacDonald-Buchanan who commissioned Gerald Wellesley, later 7th Duke of Wellington, and Trenwith Wells to make further changes to the interior.
Sir Reginald created the Italianate garden in the south courtyard and to the west of the house, and his collection of 18th and 19th century English sporting and equestrian pictures is one of the finest in any country house in England.
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 Duke Of Wellington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
English words defined with "Duke of Wellington": battle of Waterloo ♦ Waterloo.
Specialty definitions using "Duke of Wellington": Fifteen decisive Battles ♦ Iron Duke ♦ Key of Spain ♦ Peninsular War, Petit Serjeantry ♦ Rough and Ready.
Campaigning With the Duke of Wellington and Featherstone: A Guide to the Battles in Spain and Portugal, With Donald Featherstone, the Duke of welling (reference)
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 Arthur Wellesley, 4th Duke of Wellington - Wikpedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
His parents were Major-General Lord Charles Wellesley and Augusta Sophia Anne Pierrepont.
He died at Ewhurst Park, Basingstoke, Hampshire, and was buried three days later at Stratfield Saye House, Basingstoke, Hampshire, the ancestral home of the Dukes of Wellington.
Arthur Charles Wellesley, 5th Duke of Wellington, b.
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 KNIGHTS OF THE GARTER (AFTER 1899)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Archduke Francis Ferdinand of Austria, presumptive heir to the Austro-Hungarian throne (1902)
Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox, 7th Duke of Richmond and Lennox and 2nd Duke of Gordon (1905)
William Arthur Henry Cavendish-Bentinck, 7th Duke of Portland (1948)
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 Duke of Wellington : Dukes of Wellington   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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Frank had patience with her, as was his way, an' let one God, he said, an' it wouldn't hurt Milly none to study.
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 Encyclopedia: British and Irish History: Biographies
Bedford, William Russell, 5th earl and 1st duke of
Portland, William Henry Cavendish Bentinck, 3d duke of
Stuart, Ludovick, 2d duke of Lennox and duke of Richmond
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 Powell's Books - Wellington's Army (Napoleonic Wars) by Ian Fletcher   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
Each book is written by a noted authority on the subject and is lavishly illustrated with over 150 color and fl-and-white illustrations.
Ian Fletcher describes the reality of life in Wellington's army, from the wear and tear on uniforms to the equipment used by each unit.
Details all the uniforms worn in each regiment and unit of the Duke of Wellington's army, from the hard campaigning of the Peninsular War to the final great victory over Napoleon at Waterloo.
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"Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of, Marquess of Douro, Marquess of Wellington, Earl of Wellington, Viscount Wellington of Talavera and of Wellington, Baron Douro or Wellesley." Britannica Concise Encyclopedia.
"Wellington, Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of, Marquess of Douro, Marquess of Wellington, Earl of Wellington, Viscount Wellington of Talavera and of Wellington, Baron Douro or Wellesley." Britannica Concise Encyclopedia from Encyclopædia Britannica Premium Service.
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 Encyclopedia: Lady Elizabeth Wellesley   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
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Lady Elizabeth Wellesley (born December 26, 1918) is an English socialite.
She is the daughter of Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington, and Dorothy Violet Ashton, and is thus a great-great-granddaughter of Arthur Wellesley, 1st Duke of Wellington.
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 Early Light Collected Poems - Dorothy Wellesley   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-08)
She was editor for Hogarth Press of the Hogarth Living Poets series.
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