BiographyWriothesley Russell, 2nd Duke of Bedford, Duke of Bedford, was born 1 November 1680 in Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom to William Russell, Lord Russell (1639-1683) and Rachel Wriothesley (1637-1723) and died 26 May 1711 of smallpox. He married Elizabeth Howland (1682-1724) 23 May 1695 at Manor House in Streatham, Surrey, England, United Kingdom. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Rurik (c832-879). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine.
Namesakes of Wriothesley Russell, 2nd Duke of Bedford (1680-1711)
|Birth place||Death place||Father||Mother||Joined with|
|Wriothesley Russell, 2nd Duke of Bedford (1680-1711)||Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom||William Russell, Lord Russell (1639-1683)||Rachel Wriothesley (1637-1723)||Elizabeth Howland (1682-1724)|
|Wriothesley Russell, 3rd Duke of Bedford (1708-1732)||A Coruña, Spain||Wriothesley Russell, 2nd Duke of Bedford (1680-1711)||Elizabeth Howland (1682-1724)||Anne Egerton (aft1703-1762)|
|Wriothesley Russell (1804-1886)||John Russell, 6th Duke of Bedford (1766-1839)||Georgiana Gordon (1781-1853)||Elizabeth Laura Henriette Russell (1803-1886)|