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Name: Garret 1st Earl of Mornington Wesley Determine relationship to...
Birth: 19 JUL 1735 Father: Richard 1st Baron of Mornington Wesley Mother:Elizabeth Sale
Married: Anne Hill 6 FEB 1759
Children Born Died
Richard 2nd Earl of Mornington Wellesley 20 JUN 1760 Dangan Castle, Ireland 26 SEP 1842 Kingston House, Knightsbridge, England
William 3rd Earl of Mornington Wellesley-Pole 20 MAY 1763 Dangan Castle, Ireland 22 FEB 1845 Grosvenor Square, Mayfair, England
Arthur 1st Duke of Wellington Wellesley 1 MAY 1769 Mornington House, 24 Upper Merrion Street, Dublin, Ireland 14 SEP 1852 Walmer Castle, Walmer, England
Gerald Valerian Wellesley 7 DEC 1770 Dangan Castle, Meath, Ireland 24 OCT 1848 Durham
Henry 1st Baron Cowley of Wesley Wellesley 20 JAN 1773 27 APR 1847
Anne Wellesley BEF 1775 16 DEC 1844
Death: 22 MAY 1781 Kensington, England
Burial: Grosvenor Chapel, South Audley Street, Mayfair, England
Remarks: EVENT: [Ireland]

EVENT: [I., 1746]

EVENT: [Ireland]|| || || ||He is said to have owed his Earldom to very
considerable musical talent which had gained him the favour of King
George III. Some of his compositions, glees and double-chants are still
sung and admired

GRADUATION: Trinity College||B.A.

OFFICE: M.P. for Trim

Mrs. Delany writes of him "my godson, Master Wesley, is a most
extraordinary boy; ... he is a very good scholar, and whatever study he
undertakes he masters most surprisingly. He began with the fiddle last
year, he now plays everything at sight; he understands fortification,
building of ships, and has more knowledge than I ever met with in one so

GRADUATION: Trinity College||M.A.

GRADUATION: Trinity College||Doctor of Music

OFFICE: Custos Rotulorum for County Meath

INVEST: Privy Counsellor (P.C.) (Irish)

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