no image
Privacy Level: Open (White)

Henry Beauclerk (1812 - 1856)

Lieut. Henry Beauclerk
Born in Bloomsbury, Middlesex, England, United Kingdommap
Ancestors ancestors
Died at age 43 in England, United Kingdommap
Problems/Questions Profile manager: Jenny Engwirda private message [send private message]
Profile last modified | Created 18 Jan 2009
This page has been accessed 1,100 times.
Middlesex (historic flag)
Henry Beauclerk was born in Middlesex, England.
European Aristocracy
Lieut. Henry Beauclerk was a member of the aristocracy in British Isles.
Notables Project
Henry Beauclerk is Notable.




Lord Henry Beauclerk (1812-1856) was the son of William Beauclerk, 8th Duke of St. Albans, and Maria Janetta (Nelthorpe) Beauclerk (abt.1775-1822) and he was the tenth of his parents' thirteen children.


  • Lady Maria Amelia Beauclerk (1800–1873), remained unmarried.
  • Lord William Beauclerk, 9th Duke of St Albans (1801–1849), 1m. Harriet Mellon and, after her death, 2m. Elizabeth Catherine Gubbins.
  • Lady Charlotte Beauclerk (1802–1842), who died unmarried.
  • Lady Caroline Janetta Beauclerk (1804–1862), married Arthur Capell, 6th Earl of Essex.
  • Lord John Nelthorpe Beauclerk (1805–1810), Died in childhood.
  • Lady Louisa Georgiana Beauclerk (1806–1843), married Thomas Hughan.
  • Capt. Lord Frederick Charles Peter Beauclerk (1808–1865), who married Jemima Johnstone.
  • Lady Georgiana Beauclerk (1809–1880), who married Sir Montague Cholmeley, 2nd Bt.
  • Lady Mary Noel Beauclerk (1810–1850), who married Thomas Corbett, MP for North Lincolnshire.
  • Lord Henry Beauclerk (1812–1856), remained unmarried. This Profile
  • Lord Charles Beauclerk (1813–1861), who married Laura Stopford and had issue. His son Aubrey Topham Beauclerk was the father of Charles Beauclerk, who in 1964 became 13th Duke of St Albans.
  • Capt. Lord Amelius Wentworth Beauclerk (1815–1879), married Frances Harrison and had issue, including William Abdy Beauclerk.
  • Lord George Augustus Beauclerk (1818–1880), remained unmarried.

Royal Forebears
He was a great-great-great-grandson of King King Charles II by Charles's mistress Nell Gwyn.


As a younger son of a UK duke he used the courtesy title of 'Lord Henry Beauclerk'. He was born in June 1812 in his home in Lower Brook Street. [1]

Military Service

He served as a first Lieutenant in the British Army, in the 87th Regiment of Foot retiring in April 1837. [2]


In 1851, at the census he was residing with Heathfield Tupper in Kensington, London, United Kingdom. [3]


He died unmarried at the age of 43 yrs on 22 January 1856. [4]


  1. The Hull Packet; and East Riding Times 7 July 1812 pg 3 Birth Notice: [1]
  2. The Morning Post 24 April 1837 pg 2 [2]
  3. "England and Wales Census, 1851," database with images, FamilySearch ( : 12 September 2019), Henry Beauclerk in household of Heathfield Tupper, Kensington, Middlesex, England; citing Kensington, Middlesex, England, p. 18, from "1851 England, Scotland and Wales census," database and images, citing PRO HO 107, The National Archives of the UK, Kew, Surrey.
  4. Nottinghamshire Guardian 31 January 1856, pg 5 Death Notice: [3]

Is Henry your ancestor? Please don't go away!
 star icon Login to collaborate or comment, or
 star icon contact private message the profile manager, or
 star icon ask our community of genealogists a question.
Sponsored Search by

DNA Connections
It may be possible to confirm family relationships with Henry by comparing test results with other carriers of his ancestors' Y-chromosome or mitochondrial DNA. Y-chromosome DNA test-takers in his direct paternal line on WikiTree: It is likely that these autosomal DNA test-takers will share some percentage of DNA with Henry:

Have you taken a DNA test? If so, login to add it. If not, see our friends at Ancestry DNA.


Leave a message for others who see this profile.
There are no comments yet.
Login to post a comment.

B  >  Beauclerk  >  Henry Beauclerk

Categories: Royal Fusiliers | St George's Church, Bloomsbury, Middlesex | Notables