Henry Herbert was born 20 August 1741 to William Herbert (c1696-1757) and Catherine Elizabeth Tewes (c1700-1770) and died 3 June 1811 in London, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. He married Elizabeth Alicia Maria Wyndham (1752-1826) 15 July 1771 in Piccadilly, England, United Kingdom. Notable ancestors include William I of England (1027-1087), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, England, Russia, Ukraine, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Hungary, Israel, the Netherlands, Ireland, Italy, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, the United States.


Offspring of Henry Herbert and Elizabeth Alicia Maria Wyndham (1752-1826)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Henry George Herbert, 2nd Earl of Carnarvon (1772-1833) 3 June 1772 Hill Street, London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom 16 April 1833 Grosvenor Square, Greater London, England, United Kingdom Elizabeth Kitty Acland (1772-1813)

Charles Herbert (1774-1808)
Frances Herbert (1775-1830) 12 June 1775 22 August 1830 Thomas Reynolds-Moreton, 1st Earl of Ducie (1776-1840)

William Herbert (1778-1847) 12 January 1778 28 May 1847 Park Lane, Greater London, England, United Kingdom Letitia Dorothea Allen (-1878)

George Herbert (1789-1825)
Algernon Herbert (1792-1855)

Footnotes (including sources)

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  • Henry had an impressive list of achievements after a great deal of education; says "He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Wilton between 1768 and 1780. He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by Magdalene College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England, on 3 July 1769. He was created 1st Baron Porchester of Highclere, co. Southampton [Great Britain] on 17 October 1780. He was created 1st Earl of The Town and County of Carnarvon [Great Britain] on 3 July 1793. He gained the rank of Colonel in 1794. He held the office of Master of the Horse between 1806 and 1807. He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 12 February 1806."
  • wikipedia:en:Henry Herbert, 1st Earl of Carnarvon
  • Henry at thePeerage
  • Henry at Genealogics


  Robin Patterson