Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl of Sunderland

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About Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl of Sunderland

another possible birth date is 23 December 1674 in Sunderland, Durham, England


" Sir Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl of Sunderland KG PC (23 April 1675 – 19 April 1722), known as Lord Spencer from 1688 to 1702, was an English statesman. He served as Lord Lieutenant of Ireland (1714–1717), Lord Privy Seal (1715–1716), Lord President of the Council (1717–1719) and First Lord of the Treasury (1718–1721)."





[S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XII/1, pages 153, 487-489. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

[S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 2, page 1867, says 14 Sep 1699. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition.

[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003). Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

[S9] Charles Kidd and David Williamson, editor, DeBretts Peerage and Baronetage (London, U.K.: DeBrett's Peerage, 1999), volume 12, page 1871. Hereinafter cited as DeBretts Peerage, 1999.

[S10] John Pearson, Blood Royal: The Story of the Spencers and the Royals (London, U.K.: HarperCollins, 1999), pages 67. Hereinafter cited as Blood Royal.

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Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl of Sunderland's Timeline

April 23, 1675
Althorpe, Northamptonshire, England, United Kingdom
December 2, 1700
Althorpe, Northamptonshire, , England
October 24, 1701
Althorpe, Northamptonshire, England (United Kingdom)
December 16, 1702
Althrope Manor, Brington, Northamptonshire, England (United Kingdom)
November 22, 1706
Althorpe, Northamptonshire, England
May 13, 1708
Althorpe, Northamptonshire, England (United Kingdom)
July 31, 1710
Althorpe, Northamptonshire, England (United Kingdom)