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  • ID: I11534
  • Name: Louisa LENNOX 1
  • Sex: F
  • Change Date: 29 SEP 2012
  • Birth: 24 DEC 1694 1
  • Death: 15 JAN 1716/17 1

    Father: Charles LENNOX 1st Duke of Richmond b: 29 JUL 1672
    Mother: Anne BRUDENELL

    Marriage 1 James BERKELEY 3rd Earl of Berkeley; 11th Lord Berkeley; Capt. RN b: AFT 1679
    • Note: Louisa was appointed a Lady of the Bedchamber to Caroline, Princess of Wales, on 30 October 1714. At the time of her marriage in 1711 Dean Swift said of her, "The chit is but 17 and is ill-natured, covetous, vicious, and proud in extremes." Lord Hervey wrote of James that "He was a man of great family and great quality, rough, proud, hard, and obstinate, with excellent good natural parts, but so uncultivated that he was totally ignorant of every branch of knowledge but his profession. He was haughty and tyrannical, but honourable, gallant, observant of his word; equally incapable of flattering a prince, bending to a minister, or lying to anyone he had to deal with." 1
    • Married: FEB 1710/11 1
    1. Has Children Augustus BERKELEY 4th Earl of Berkeley; 12th Lord Berkeley b: 18 FEB 1715/16

    1. Title: The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed
      Abbrev: Complete Peerage
      Author: G.E. Cokayne with Vicary Gibbs
      Publication: St Catherine Press Ltd, London, 1910 and later
      Page: Berkeley, Vol.2 p.141
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