George (Grenville) Nugent-Temple-Grenville KG PC

George (Grenville) Nugent-Temple-Grenville KG PC (1753 - 1813)

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George "1st Marquess of Buckingham" Nugent-Temple-Grenville KG PC formerly Grenville
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Categories: Eton College | Christ Church, Oxford | Members of Parliament, Great Britain | Members of Parliament, Buckinghamshire | Privy Counsellors of Great Britain | Knights Companion of the Garter | Lords Lieutenant of Ireland | Knights of St Patrick | Earl Temple | Earl Nugent | Marquess of Buckingham.

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George (Grenville) Nugent-Temple-Grenville KG PC was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.
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George was born on 17 June 1753. He was the son of Rt Hon George Grenville and Elizabeth Wyndham. George succeeded his father on 13 November 1770 and his uncle as 3rd Earl Temple 11 September 1779 and took the names of Nugent-Temple before that of Grenville. He was made a Privy Counsellor on 31 July 1782, created Marquess of Buckingham on 4 December 1784 and a Knight of the Garter on 2 June 1786. George died on 11 February 1813.[1]

On 16 April 1775, George married Lady Mary Elizabeth Nugent, daughter and coheir of Robert, 1st Earl Nugent. George and Mary had two sons and two daughters.[1]

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Mary M Drummond, ‘GRENVILLE, George (1753-1813)’, The History of Parliament, Crown copyright and The History of Parliament Trust, ( : accessed 3 June 2016).
  • Wikipedia entry for George nugent-Temple-Grenville, 1st Marquess of Buckingham

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