Henry William Paget1

M, #15932, b. 17 May 1768, d. 29 April 1854
Father*Henry Paget1 b. 19 Jun 1744, d. 13 Mar 1812
Mother*Jane Champagne1 b. 1742, d. 9 Mar 1817
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Names and TItles

Variation: 4th Earl of Uxbridge and Marquis of Anglesey.1
     Henry William Paget was born on 17 May 1768 of Plas-Newydd, Anglesy, Wales, to, son of Henry Paget and Jane Champagne.1 Henry William Paget was the son of Henry Paget and Jane Champagne.1 Henry William Paget was christened on 12 June 1768 in Saint George Hanover Square, London, England.1 He married Caroline Elizabeth Villiers, daughter of George Bussy Villiers and Frances Twysden, on 25 July 1795 at Grosvenor Square, Westminster, Middlesex, England.1 Henry William Paget and Caroline Elizabeth Villiers were divorced. Henry William Paget married Charlotte Cadogan, daughter of Charles Sloane Cadogan and Mary Churchill, on 20 July 1803.1 Henry William Paget and Charlotte Cadogan were divorced. Henry William Paget died on 29 April 1854 in Uxbridge House, London, England, at age 85.1
     Commanded the Anglo-Belgian cavalry at Waterloo and lost a leg there. Was created Marquis of Anglesey, three weeks after the action at Waterloo. One-Leg: The Life and Letters of Henry William Paget, First Marquess of Anglesey, K.G., 1768- 1854, Jonathan Cape 1961. The 4th Earl of Uxbridge [later Marquess of Anglesey] also seems to have excelled at Corunna , commanding the Cavalry, for Sir John Moore. Although he had brilliantly commanded the rearguard during the retreat to Corunna, the cavalr y, together with Sir Henry Paget himself, did not take part in the battle of 16th January, be cause they had already embarked ship and set sail for England. His affair and elopement wit h Wellington's sister-in-law ensured that he would not see active service in the Iberian Peni nsula again. He lived on until 1854 ---- outliving Wellington. When he died, he was the only Field Marsha l in the Army, with the exception of the Royal Family. He was buried in Lichfield Cathedral. David Read.1 He became the father of Caroline Paget on 6 June 1796.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Henry Paget on 6 July 1797.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Jane Paget on 13 October 1798.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Georgiana Paget on 29 August 1800.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Augusta Paget on 26 June 1802.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Child Paget circa 1804.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Agnes Paget on 11 February 1804.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Child Paget circa 1806.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Clarence Edward Paget in 1811.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Emily Caroline Paget in 1811.1 Henry William's father Henry Paget died on 13 March 1812 in Old Burlington Street, Westminster, London, England.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Alfred Henry Paget on 29 June 1816.1 Henry William's mother Jane Champagne died on 9 March 1817 in Bolton Row, Westminster, London, England.1 Henry William's daughter was married at wedding of Caroline Paget and Charles Gordon-Lennox on 10 April 1817 at St. James, Westminster, London, England.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Augustus Frederick Paget in 1818.1 Henry William Paget became the father of Albert Arthur Paget in 1823.1 Henry William's daughter Agnes Paget died on 9 October 1845.1

Family 1

Caroline Elizabeth Villiers b. 16 December 1774, d. 16 June 1835
Children

Family 2

Charlotte Cadogan b. 11 July 1781, d. 8 July 1853
Children
Last Edited30 Jan 2004

Citations

  1. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: n.pub.). There are some wild errors in the data.