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THE ANCESTRY OF EDWARD GEOFFREY SMITH-STANLEY, 14TH EARL OF DERBY


1  Edward Geoffrey Smith-Stanley, 14th Earl of Derby
   b 19 Mar 1799, Knowsley, Lancashire
   d 23 Oct 1869, Knowsley

 

Parents


2  Edward Smith-Stanley, 13th Earl of Derby
   b 21 Apr 1775, Westminster
   d 30 Jun 1851, Knowsley
   m 30 Jun 1798, Knowsley
3  Charlotte Margaret Hornby
   b 20 Oct 1778
   d 16 Jun 1817, Knowsley

 

Grandparents


4  Edward Smith-Stanley, 12th Earl of Derby
   b 12 Sep 1752, bap Preston, Lancashire
   d 21 Oct 1834, Knowsley
   m 23 Jun 1774, Argyll House
5  Elizabeth Hamilton
   b 26 Jan 1753, Holyrood House, Edinburgh
   d 14 Mar 1797, Marylebone
6  Geoffrey Hornby, rector of Winwick, Lancashire
   bap 14 Aug 1750, Bispham, Lancashire
   d 31 Jul 1812
   m 25 Apr 1772, Knowsley
7  Lucy Smith-Stanley
   b 26 Dec 1750
   d 10 Feb 1833, Orford Hall

 

Great-grandparents


8  James Smith-Stanley
   b 7 Jan 1716/17, bap 29 Jan 1716/17, Preston
   d 1 Jun 1771, Bath
   m 17 Mar 1746/47, Keith's Chapel, St. George, Hanover Square
9  Lucy Smith
   b
   d 5 Feb 1759, Preston
10 James Hamilton, 6th Duke of Hamilton
   b 5 Jul 1724
   d 17 Jan 1758, Great Tew, Oxfordshire
   m 14 Feb 1752 (registered at Mayfair Chapel)
11 Elizabeth Gunning
   b Hemingford Grey, Huntingdonshire, bap 7 Dec 1733, Hemingford Grey
   d 20 Dec 1790, Argyll House, London
12 Edmund Hornby of Poulton le Fylde, Lancashire
   b Oct 1728
   d 29 Sep 1766
   m 6 Nov 1749, Broughton near Preston
13 Margaret Winckley
   b Nov 1723
   d 12 Apr 1798
14 James Smith-Stanley = 8
15 Lucy Smith = 9

 

Great-great-grandparents


16 Edward Stanley, 11th Earl of Derby
   b 17 Sep 1689, Knowsley
   d 22 Feb 1776, Knowsley
   m Sep 1714
17 Elizabeth Hesketh
   b 29 Aug 1694
   d 24 Feb 1776, Knowsley
18 Hugh Smith of Weald Hall, Essex
   b 16 Dec 1673, bap 19 Dec 1673, Kensington, Middlesex
   d 9 May 1745, Bloomsbury, Middlesex
   m 1724
19 Dorothy Barrett-Lennard
   b ca 1683
   d 1 Feb 1755
20 James Hamilton, 5th Duke of Hamilton
   b 5 Jan 1702/03
   d 2 Mar 1742/43, Bath
   m 14 Feb 1722/23
21 Anne Cochrane
   b 22 Feb 1706/07, Edinburgh
   d 14 Aug 1724, Edinburgh
22 John Gunning of Castle Coote, co. Roscommon
   b ca 1687
   d 27 Jun 1767, Somerset House, London
   m 11 Oct 1731
23 Bridget Bourke
   b
   d 9 Jun 1770, Somerset House, London
24 Geoffrey Hornby of Poulton le Fylde
   b ca 1684
   d 27 Mar 1732, bur Poulton le Fylde
   m 2 Jul 1719, Bispham
25 Susannah Sherdley
   b ca 1699
   d 20 Jun 1793, Preston
26 John Winckley of Preston
   b ca 1681
   bur 31 Jul 1753, Preston
   m
bond 23 Sep 1717
27 Margaret Starkie
   b
   bur 29 Jun 1737, Preston


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