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William Villiers (1614 - 1643)

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William "2nd Viscount Grandison" Villiers
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Husband of — married 1 Oct 1639 in London, Englandmap
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William Villiers was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.


He married Mary Bayning, daughter of Paul Bayning, 1st Viscount Bayning of Sudbury and Anne Glemham, on 31 October 1639. They had one daughter:[1]

  • Barbara Villiers, Duchess of Cleveland b. 17 Nov 1640, d. 9 Oct 1709

William fought in the English Civil War as a Royalist, and died on 30 September 1643, from wounds received in action at the Siege of Bristol.


  • Wikipedia contributors, "Viscount Grandison," Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia. (Accessed September 17, 2015).
  • Find A Grave: Memorial #75095758, Mary Bayning Villiers Gorges memorial. Burial: All Saints Churchyard, Chelsea, Royal Borough of Kensington and Chelsea, Greater London, England. Created by: A. I. Carroll-Zimmer Record added: Aug 18, 2011 Find A Grave Memorial# 75095758. (Accessed 17 September 2015. No photo of gravestone; biography with no sources cited.)

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On 8 Jul 2016 at 06:06 GMT C. Mackinnon wrote:

Siege of Bristol was in October 1643. Wikipedia entry for his daughter Barbara says he died after Battle of Newbury [1] which was in September.

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