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Cropley Ashley-Cooper (1768 - 1851)

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Cropley "6th Earl of Shaftesbury" Ashley-Cooper
Born in 24 Grosvenor Square, London, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Husband of — married in Hurst, Berkshire, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in St. Gile's House, Wimborne, Dorset, Englandmap
Profile last modified | Created 2 Feb 2017
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Categories: Wimborne, Dorset | Winchester School | Christ Church, Oxford | Members of Parliament, Great Britain | Members of Parliament, Dorchester | Earls of Shaftesbury.

Preceded by
5th Earl
Anthony Ashley-Cooper
Cropley Ashley-Cooper
6th Earl of
May 14 1811 - Jun 2 1851
Succeeded by
7th Earl
Anthony Ashley-Cooper


Cropley Ashley-Cooper, 6th Earl of Shaftesbury was born on 21 December 1768 at 24 Grosvenor Square, London, England. He was the son of Anthony Ashley-Cooper, 4th Earl of Shaftesbury and Hon. Mary Bouverie. He married Lady Anne Spencer, daughter of George Spencer, 4th Duke of Marlborough and Lady Caroline Russell, on 10 December 1796 at Hurst, Berkshire, England.

Cropley succeed to the title 6th Earl of Shaftesbury on the death of his brother, Anthony on 14 May 1811.

He died on 2 June 1851 at age 82 at St. Gile's House, Wimborne, Dorset, England.


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