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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
Christening:
Married: Anne Hill 6 FEB 1759
Children Born Died
Anne Wellesley BEF 1775 16 DEC 1844
Henry 1st Baron Cowley of Wesley Wellesley 20 JAN 1773 27 APR 1847
Gerald Valerian Wellesley 7 DEC 1770 24 OCT 1848
Arthur 1st Duke of Wellington Wellesley 1 MAY 1769 14 SEP 1852
William 3rd Earl of Mornington Wellesley-Pole 20 MAY 1763 22 FEB 1845
Richard 2nd Earl of Mornington Wellesley 20 JUN 1760 26 SEP 1842
Death: 22 MAY 1781
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
young"

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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