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Margaret Georgiana Poyntz, Countess Spencer of Althorp

Margaret Georgiana Poyntz, Countess Spencer of Althorp

Female 1737 - 1814  (76 years)

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  • Name Margaret Georgiana Poyntz 
    Lady Georgiana Poyntz Spencer
    Lady Georgiana Poyntz Spencer
    Pompeo Batoni
    Suffix Countess Spencer of Althorp 
    Born 8 May 1737  St. James Palace, London, Greater London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    St. James Palace
    St. James Palace
    Gender Female 
    Residence Althorp, Brington, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Althorp House
    Althorp House
    Died 18 Mar 1814  St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried St Mary's Church, Great Brington, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I12006  Dickinson
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2014 

    Father Stephen Poyntz,   b. 12 Nov 1685, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Dec 1750, Midgham, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Anne Maria Mordaunt,   d. 14 Nov 1771 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married Feb 1732/33 
    Family ID F3383  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family John Spencer, 1st Earl Spencer,   b. 19 Dec 1734, Althorp, Brington, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Oct 1783, Bath, Somerset Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 20 Dec 1755  Althorp, Brington, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Georgiana Spencer, Duchess of Devonshire,   b. 7 Jun 1757, Althorp, Brington, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Mar 1806, Devonshire House, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)  [Birth]
    +2. George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer, KG,   b. 1 Sep 1758, Wimbledon Park, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Nov 1834, Althorp, Brington, Northamptonshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 76 years)  [Birth]
     3. Henrietta Frances Spencer, Countess of Bessborough,   b. 16 Jun 1761, Wimbledon Park, London Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Nov 1821, Florence, Firenze, Toscana, Italy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 60 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 10 Jul 2014 
    Family ID F3384  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 8 May 1737 - St. James Palace, London, Greater London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsResidence - - Althorp, Brington, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 20 Dec 1755 - Althorp, Brington, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 18 Mar 1814 - St. Albans, Hertfordshire, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - St Mary's Church, Great Brington, Northamptonshire Link to Google Earth
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  • Photos
    Lady Georgiana Spencer and daughter Georgiana
    Lady Georgiana Spencer and daughter Georgiana
    Joshua Reynolds (1759)

  • Sources 
    1. [S24] Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, (Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press), "Spencer [née Poyntz], (Margaret) Georgiana, Countess Spencer (1737-1814)" [online].