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Clanricarde, Marquess of (I, 1789 - 1797)
Creation: let.pat. 17 Aug 1789
Extinct: 8 Dec 1797
Family name: de Burgh
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Henry [de Burgh], 12th Earl of Clanricarde later 1st Marquess of Clanricarde, KP PC
1st son and heir of John Smith [Bourke later de Burgh], 11th Earl of Clanricarde, by his wife Hester Amelia Vincent, yst. dau. of Sir Henry Vincent, 6th Bt., of Stoke D'Abernon, co. Surrey
8 Jan 1742/3
17 Mar 1785 Lady Urania Anne Paulet (b. c. 1767; mar. (2) 28 Oct 1799 Col Peter Kington (d. 6 Jul 1807), and (3) 22 May 1813 as his second wife Vice-Admiral Sir Joseph Sidney Yorke KCB MP (d. 5 May 1831), 2nd son of Hon Charles Yorke MP (by his second wife Agneta Johnston, dau. and cohrss. of Henry Johnston, of Great Berkhampstead, co. Hertford), 2nd son of Philip [Yorke], 1st Earl of Hardwicke; d. 27 Dec 1843), only dau. of George [Paulet], 12th Marquess of Winchester, by his wife Martha Ingoldsby, only surv. dau. and hrss. of Thomas Ingoldsby, of Waldridge, co. Buckingham
s.p. 8 Dec 1797
17 Aug 1789 Marquess of Clanricarde
Member of Parliament for Galway 1768-69; suc. his father as 12th Earl of Clanricarde 21 Apr 1782; a Governor of co. Galway 1782-97 and Custos Rotulorum of co. Galway 1792-97; Founder Knight of St Patrick 1783; Privy Councillor [I] 1783
On the death of the 1st Marquess of Clanricarde the Marquessate of Clanricarde became extinct and the Earldom of Clanricarde was inherited by his brother, Hon John Thomas de Burgh.
First written 29 Oct 2003
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