BiographyFrancis Russell, Marquess of Tavistock was born 27 September 1739 to John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford (1710-1771) and Gertrude Leveson-Gower (1715-1794) and died 22 March 1767 in London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom of injuries sustained after a fall from his horse whilst out hunting. He married Elizabeth Keppel (1739-1768) 8 June 1764 in Woburn Abbey. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Rurik (c832-879), Alfred the Great (849-899). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, England, Russia, Ukraine, Belgium, Spain, Portugal, Israel, Ireland, Byzantium, Hungary, Netherlands, Belarus, the Byzantine Empire, Italy.
|Offspring of Francis Russell, Marquess of Tavistock and Elizabeth Keppel (1739-1768)|
|Francis Russell, 5th Duke of Bedford (1765-1802)||23 July 1765||2 March 1802 Woburn Abbey, Woburn, Bedfordshire, England, United Kingdom|| |
|John Russell, 6th Duke of Bedford (1766-1839)||6 July 1766||20 October 1839|| Georgiana Elizabeth Byng (1768-1801)|
Georgiana Gordon (1781-1853)
|William Russell (1767-1840)||20 August 1767||6 May 1840|| Charlotte Anne Villiers (1771-1808)|
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