British Nassaus

 

 

NASSAU

 

branches of the Nassau family settled in Great Britain

 

 

 

See https://www.angelfire.com/realm/gotha/gotha/nas4.html for more details of this family.

 

 

 

 

Part 1:

 

 

Natural son of Maurits, Prince of Orange (1567-1625):

 

[by Margareta von Mechelen (ca 1581-1662)] Louis de Nassau, lord of Beverweerd and der Lek, gov of Bergen op Zoom (1602-The Hague 28 Feb 1665); m.1630 Isabella Gfn von Horn (d.1664; bur Ouderkerk/Ijssel), dau of Wilhelm Adrian Gf von Horn

 

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3a) Elisabeth (bap The Hague 28 Dec 1633-London 18 Jan 1718; bur Euston); m.shortly after Mar 1665 Henry Bennet, Earl of Arlington (ca 1620-London 28 Jul 1685)

 

4a) Emilia (bap The Hague 4 Mar 1635-bur Westminster Abbey 12 Dec 1688); m.17 Nov 1659 Thomas Butler, Earl of Ossory (8 Jul 1634-London 30 Jul 1680)

 

5a) Mauricia Margareta (ca 1637-bur London 14 Aug 1671; bur St.Margaret’s, Westminster); m.ca 1670 Colin Lindsay, Earl of Balcarres (bap 23 Aug 1652-1722; bur Balcarres)

 

 

7a) Hendrik, Gf von Nassau-de Lek, Field Marshal for the States General (bap The Hague 16 Dec 1640-Roeselare 18 Oct 1708); m.1667 Francoise van Aerssen van Sommelsdijk (bap The Hague 14 Jan 1642-11 Feb 1720)

 

1b) Isabella (bap The Hague 20 Apr 1668-London 30 Jan 1692); m.London 10 Mar 1691 Charles Granville, Earl of Bath (1661-4 Sep 1701)

 

2b) Ludwig (bap The Hague 29 Aug 1669-The Hague 2 Aug 1687; bur The Hague)

 

3b) Lucia (bap The Hague 1 Dec 1671-1673)

 

4b) Hendrik, cr Earl of Grantham 1698 (1672 (before 9 Dec)-5 Dec 1754; bur St.James’, Westminster); m.12 Jan 1697 Lady Henrietta Butler (d.11 Oct 1724; bur St.James’, Westminster)

 

1c) Henry, Viscount Boston (27 Oct 1697-19 Jun 1718; bur Ouderkerk)

 

2c) Thomas, Viscount Boston (1700-27 Apr 1730)

 

3c) Frances, d.1772; m.4 Jun 1737 William Eliot (ca 1704-7 Jun 1764); but for the attainder of her uncle, the 2nd Duke of Ormonde, she would have been de jure 5th Baroness Dingwall and 4th Baroness Butler of Moore Park; the Dingwall title was later restored to descendants of her sister Henriette

 

4c) Mary, d.aged 10

 

5c) Henriette (ca 1712-Hartingfordbury 23 Sep 1747); m.27 Jun 1732 William, Earl Cowper (d.Cole Green 18 Sep 1764); their son, the 3rd Earl Cowper, was cr an imperial Prince largely because of his Nassau descent

 

5b) Cornelius (bap The Hague 6 Sep 1675-drowned in the Schelde 24 Jul 1712)

 

6b) Willem Maurits, Field Marshal for the States General (bap The Hague 10 Dec 1679-The Hague 26 May 1753; bur Ouderkerk); m.1708 his first cousin Charlotte von Nassau (bap 27 Jun 1677-1715))

 

1c) Hendrik (bap The Hague 12 Feb 1710-k.a.13 Oct 1735)

 

2c) Francoise Henriette (1711-Leiden 1 Apr 1732; bur Ouderkerk)

 

3c) Elisabeth (bap The Hague 6 Nov 1712-d.after 31 May 1732)

 

7c) Franz (bap The Hague 7 Apr 1682-k.a.Almenara 27 Jul 1710)

 

8b) Lucia Anne (bap The Hague 26 Mar 1684-4 Sep 1744; bur St.James’, Westminster); m.London 17 Feb 1706 Nanfan Coote, Earl of Bellomont (ca 1681-Bath 14 Jun 1708; bur Bath Abbey)

 

 

 

 

Part 2:

 

 

natural son of Frederick Hendrik, Pr of Orange (1584-1647):

 

[by Margareta Katharina Bruyne] Frederik van Nassau van Zuylesteyn (1624-k.a.Grevenbrugge 12 Oct 1672; bur Leersum); m.The Hague 18 Oct 1648 Mary (1627-    ), dau of Sir William Killigrew

 

1a) William Henry, Earl of Rochford (bap 7 Oct 1649-Zuylenstein 12 Jul 1708); m.28 Jan 1681 Jane (bap Enfield 29 Mar 1659-Zuylenstein 23 Jun 1703), dau of Sir Henry Wroth

 

1b) Anna (ca 1681-London 15 Feb 1701; bur Westminster Abbey)

 

2b) William Henry, 2nd Earl of Rochford (bap Leersum 9 Jul 1682-k.a.Almenara 27 Jul 1710)

 

3b) Frederick, 3rd Earl of Rochford (b.1683, bap Leersum 31 Jan 1684-Lincoln's Inn Fields 1738; bur Easton, Suffolk); m.1714 Elizabeth (1699-1746), nat. dau of Richard Savage, 4th Earl Rivers (and later wife of Rev. Philip Carter)

 

1c) William Henry, 4th Earl of Rochford (St.Osyth Priory 17 Sep 1717-St.Osyth Priory 28 Sep 1781; bur St.Osyth); m.May 1740 Lucy Young (1722-London 9 Jan 1773)

 

1d) [illegitimate by Anna Labbe] Frederic Nassau (31 Jul 1771-St.Osyth Priory 3 Jul 1845); m.Bümpliz 23 Aug 1797 Catherine Rose von Brackel (29 Mar 1771-St.Osyth Priory 4 Nov 1857)

 

1e) John Augustus Nassau (1800-1868); m.1st NN; m.2nd 1853 Mary Elizabeth Chamberlain (1818-1883)

 

1f) Rochford Augustus Nassau (1853-1902); m.1882 Jessie Warren (1859-1939)

 

1f) Frederick Nassau (1889-1959); m.1914 Elsie Janet Coppin (1888-1943)

 

1g) Frederick Nassau (1919-1990); m.1945 Elizabeth McGee (1919-2003) à 1 dau

 

2g) Herbert Nassau (1920-1969); m.1957 Doris Miller (1921-15 Apr 2005) à 2 daus

 

2d) [illegitimate by Anna Labbe] Anna (1773/4-Windsor 4 Apr 1848)

 

3d) [illegitimate by Martha Harrison] Mary (1762/3-19 Jan 1850); m.London 12 Apr 1782 Richard Dore (d.Port Jackson Dec 1800)

 

2c) Richard Savage (St.Osyth Priory 1 Jun 1723-17 May 1780); m.24 Dec 1751 Elizabeth Spencer, Dowager Dss of Hamilton (d.9 Mar 1771)

 

1d) Lucy, b.Rendlesham 3 Nov 1752, d.by 1830

 

2d) William Henry, 5th Earl of Rochford (Rendlesham 28 Jun 1754-White House, Easton, Suffolk 3 Sep 1830)

 

3d) George Richard Savage (Rendlesham 5 Sep 1756-18 Sep 1823’ bur Easton Church, Suffok)

 

4b) Maurice, bap Leersum 1685, d.by 17 Aug 1720

 

5b) Maria, bap Leersum 1687, d.Arnhem 8 Jun 1765; m.Zuylenstein 18 Aug 1708 Gotthard Adriaan van Reede (d.2 May 1730)

 

6b) Elisabeth (bap Leersum 20 Aug 1688-ca 1720)

 

7b) Henrietta (bap The Hague 22 Dec 1688-Utrecht 24 Jul 1759; bur Amerongen); m.1715 Baron Frederik Christiaan van Reede, 2nd Earl  of Athlone (20 Oct 1668-15 Aug 1719)

 

8b) Henry, b.ca 1692, d.Apr 1740

 

2a) Hendrik, lord of Leersum (ca 1650-Bonn 13 Nov 1673)