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Uxbridge, Earl of (GB, 1784)


Creation: let. pat. 19 Apr 1784


Family name: Paget




See Marquess of Anglesey



Henry [Bayly later Paget], 9th Baron Paget later 1st Earl of Uxbridge

1st son and heir of Sir Nicholas Bayly, 2nd Bt. MP, of Plas Newydd, co. Anglesey, by his wife Caroline Paget , only dau. and hrss. of Brig Gen Thomas Paget, Governor of Minorca (by his wife Mary Whitcombe, dau. and cohrss. of Peter Whitcombe, of Great Braxted, co. Essex), only son and heir of Hon Henry Paget (by his second wife Mary O'Rorke, dau. of Col Hugh O'Rorke, Sheriff of Leitrim), 2nd son of William [Paget], 5th Baron Paget


18 Jun 1744


11 Apr 1767 Jane Champagné (d. 9 Mar 1817), 1st dau. of Very Rev Arthur Champagné, Dean of Clonmacnoise (by his wife Marianne Hamon, dau. of Col Isaac Hamon), son of Maj Josias Champagné by his wife Lady Jane Forbes, 1st dau. of Arthur [Forbes], 2nd Earl of Granard


1. Hon William Paget, later 2nd Earl of Uxbridge later 1st Marquess of Anglesey

2. Capt Hon William Paget RN (dvp. 1795)

3. Rt Hon Sir Arthur Paget GCB (b. 15 Jan 1771; d. 26 Jul 1840), mar. 16 Feb 1809 Lady Augusta Parker (b. 17 Mar 1786; former wife of John [Parker], 1st Earl of Morley), 2nd dau. of John [Fane], 10th Earl of Westmorland, by his first wife Sarah Anne Child, only child and eventual hrss. of Robert Child, of Osterley Park, co. Middlesex, banker, and had issue

4. Hon Sir Edward Paget GCB, Governor of Chelsea Hospital (b. 3 Nov 1775 ; d. 13 May 1849), mar. (1) 22 May 1805 Hon Frances Bagot (d. 30 May 1806), 3rd dau. of William [Bagot], 1st Baron Bagot, by his wife Hon Elizabeth Louisa St John, sister of Frederick [St John], 2nd Viscount Bolingbroke, and 1st dau. by his first wife of John [St John], 2nd Viscount St John, and (2) 22 Feb 1815 Lady Harriet Legge (d. 11 Mar 1855), 3rd dau. of George [Legge], 3rd Earl of Dartmouth, by his wife and second cousin once removed Lady Frances Finch, 2nd dau. of Heneage [Finch], 3rd Earl of Aylesford, and had issue by both his wives

5. Vice Admiral Hon Sir Charles Paget GCH RN (b. 7 Oct 1778; d. 27 Jan 1839), mar. 7 Mar 1805 Elizabeth Araminta Monck (d. 17 Aug 1803), dau. and cohrss. of Henry Monck, and had issue

6. Hon Berkeley Thomas Paget (b. 2 Jan 1780; d. 26 Oct 1842), mar. 22 Nov 1804 Sophia Askell Bucknall (d. 18 Feb 1859), only surv. child of Hon William Grimston later Bucknall (by his wife Sophia Hoare, dau. and hrss. of Richard Hoare, of Boreham, co. Essex), 2nd son of James [Grimston], 2nd Viscount Grimston, and had issue

7. Hon Brownlow Paget (dvp. 1797)

1. Lady Caroline Paget (d. 9 Jul 1847), mar. 2 Apr 1792 Hon John Thomas Capell (b. 2 Mar 1769; d. 5 Mar 1819), 1st son of William [Capell], 4th Earl of Essex, by his second wife Harriott Bladen, dau. of Col Thomas Bladen, of Glastonbury Abbey, co. Somerset, and had issue

2. Lady Jane Paget (b. 1 Sep 1774; d. 30 Jun 1842), mar. 18 Apr 1797 George [Stewart], 8th Earl of Galloway, and had issue

3. Lady Louisa Paget (b. 26 Mar 1777; d. 23 Jan 1842), mar. (1) 5 Mar 1801 Maj General Sir James Erskine of Torrie, 3rd Bt., and (2) 1826 General Rt Hon Sir George Murray GCB (b. 6 Feb 1772; d. 28 Jul 1846), 2nd son of Sir William Murray of Ochtertyre, 5th Bt., by his wife Lady Augusta Mackenzie, 8th dau. of George [Mackenzie], 3rd Earl of Cromartie, and had issue by her second husband

4. Lady Charlotte Paget (b. 26 Oct 1781; d. 26 Jan 1817), mar. 15 Oct 1805 John Willoughby [Cole], 2nd Earl of Enniskillen, and had issue

5. Lady Mary Paget (b. 9 Apr 1783; d. 29 Apr 1835), mar. 27 Jun 1803 Thomas North [Graves], 2nd Baron Graves, and had issue


13 Mar 1812


19 Apr 1784 Earl of Uxbridge

suc. by



suc. his cousin 16 Nov 1769 as 9th Baron Paget;  Col Staffordshire Regiment of Militia 1778;  Lord Lieutenant of Anglesey 1782, and of Staffordshire 1801;  suc. his father 9 Dec 1782 as 3rd Baronet of Plas Newydd;  Constable of Carnarvon Castle, Ranger of the Forest of Snowdon and Steward of Bardney 1785;  Vice Admiral of North Wales and of Pembrokeshire and Carmarthenshire 1790;  Colonel in the Army 1794


Henry William [Paget], 2nd Earl of Uxbridge later 1st Marquess of Anglesey


4 Jul 1815 Marquess of Anglesey


The Earldom of Uxbridge has been held by the Marquesses of Anglesey since 4 Jul 1815.


 Last updated 8 Feb 2008



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