- Governor of Jamaica
BiographyWilliam Bentinck, 2nd Duke of Portland was born 1 March 1709 in Titchfield, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom to Henry Bentinck, 1st Duke of Portland (1682-1726) and Elizabeth Noel (1688-1737) and died 1 May 1762 of unspecified causes. He married Margaret Cavendish Harley (1715-1785) 11 July 1734 at Oxford Chapel in Marylebone, Greater London, England, United Kingdom. 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, the Netherlands, France, England, Germany, Russia, Ukraine, Israel, Spain, Portugal, Belgium, Hungary, Byzantium, Ireland, Belarus, the Byzantine Empire, Italy.