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Beaufort, Henry Somerset, Duke (1744-1803)

Beaufort, Henry Somerset, Duke (1744-1803)
Historical Note
Henry Somerset, 5th Duke of Beaufort KG (October 16, 1744 - October 11, 1803) was the only son of Charles Noel Somerset, 4th Duke of Beaufort and his wife, Elizabeth. On his father's death on October 28, 1756, he succeeded him and became 5th Duke of Beaufort. On January 2, 1766 he married Elizabeth Boscawen, daughter of Hon. Edward Boscawen, Admiral of the Blue, and sister to George Evelyn Boscawen, 3rd Viscount Falmouth. With her he had seven sons and two daughters: Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/Henry Somerset Beaufort, Duke.


13 aug. 2007

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Lord Botetourt Papers, circa 1718-1770