Andrew Russell, 15th Duke of Bedford

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Born(1962-03-30) 30 March 1962 (age 55)
TitleDuke of Bedford
Tenure13 June 2003 - present
Other titlesLord Howland (1962-2002)
Marquess of Tavistock (2002-2003)
PredecessorRobin Russell, 14th Duke of Bedford
HeirHenry Russell, Marquess of Tavistock
Spouse(s)Louise Rona Crammond
(m. 2000)
IssueLady Alexandra Russell
Henry Russell, Marquess of Tavistock
ParentsRobin Russell, 14th Duke of Bedford
Henrietta Joan nee Tiarks

Biography

Andrew Ian Henry Russell, 15th Duke of Bedford (given birth to 30 March 1962) is a Uk nobleman and peer. He’s the kid of Henry Robin Ian Russell, 14th Duke of Bedford, and his wife, Henrietta Joan Tiarks.

Russell was educated in Hall College, Hampstead and Heatherdown College, close to Ascot in Berkshire, accompanied by Harrow College and Harvard, where he received his BA level. He was referred to as Lord Howland until his grandfather's loss of life in 2002, when he followed the courtesy name Marquess of Tavistock, previously kept by his dad, Robin Russell, 14th Duke of Bedford. He been successful towards the Dukedom of Bedford the next season after his dad experienced a fatal heart stroke. He also been successful to the game titles of 19th Earl of Bedford, 15th Marquess of Tavistock, 17th Baron Russell of Thornhaugh, and 15th Baron Howland of Streatham, all on 13 June 2003. Since that time has been designed His Elegance The Duke of Bedford. He's also a descendant of Mary Boleyn, sister of Anne Boleyn.In 2011, Russell placed 145th in the Weekend Times High List, with around wealth of £520 million. Based on the Daily Email the Duke is usually busy refurbishing a lot of the London property aswell as operating Woburn Abbey, Safari Recreation area and DRIVER. The family members live at Woburn Abbey in Bedfordshire.

Family and children

Russell married Louise Rona Crammond, little girl of Donald Ian Crammond and his wife Rona Zara Clifford-Johns and stepdaughter of Sir Evelyn Delves Broughton, 12th Baronet, of Doddington Recreation area on 16 Oct 2000 at Westminster, London. They possess two kids: Female Alexandra Lucy Clare Russell (b. 2001) Henry Robin Charles Russell, Marquess of Tavistock (b. London, 7 June 2005)

Ancestry

Ancestors of Andrew Russell, 15th Duke of Bedford                                     16. Herbrand Russell, 11th Duke of Bedford               8. Hastings Russell, 12th Duke of Bedford                       17. Mary Du Caurroy Tribe               4. Ian Russell, 13th Duke of Bedford                             18. Robert Whitwell               9. Louisa Whitwell                       19. Louisa Dark brown               2. Robin Russell, 14th Duke of Bedford                                   10. Ernest Bridgman                       5. Clare Bridgman                             11. Jessie Weir                       1. Andrew Russell, 15th Duke of Bedford                                         24. Henry Tiarks               12. Frank Tiarks                       25. Agnes Morris               6. Henry Tiarks                             26. Edouard Brödermann               13. Emmy Brödermann                       28. Ramona Störzel               3. Henrietta Tiarks                                   14. Francis Bell                       7. Ina Bell                             15. Norah Cavanagh                    

Patrilineal descent[3]

Sir John Russell, knight of family members of Ruler John, died 1224 Sir Ralph Russell, knight of family members of Ruler Henry III of Britain, given birth to 1204 Sir William Russell, feudal Baron of North Cadbury, Somerset, (1257–1311) Sir Theobald Russell, 1303–1349, married Eleanor de Gorges, girl of Ralph III, 1st Baron Gorges Sir William Russell, M.P. for Melcombe in 1340, passed away after 1380 Sir Stephen Russell or Gascon, 1st well-known ancestor, 1380–1438, M.P. for Weymouth in 1394, wedded Alice de la Tour, heiress of both de la Tour and Blynchesfield family members. Sir Henry Russell, passed away in 1464, landowner and vendor, wedded Elizabeth Herring, M.P. for Weymouth, Loudspeaker of the home of Commons, Sheriff of Dorset Sir John Russell, 1431–1505, wedded Alice Froxmere Sir Wayne Russell, 1455–1509, wedded Alice Wyse John Russell, 1st Earl of Bedford (c. 1485–1554/5) Francis Russell, 2nd Earl of Bedford (1527–1585) William Russell, 1st Baron Russell of Thornhaugh (1557–1613) Francis Russell, 4th Earl of Bedford (1593–1641) William Russell, 1st Duke of Bedford (1616–1700) Rt. Hon. William Russell, Lord Russell (1639–1683) Wriothesley Russell, 2nd Duke of Bedford (1680–1711) John Russell, 4th Duke of Bedford (1710–1771) Francis Russell, Marquess of Tavistock (1739–1767) John Russell, 6th Duke of Bedford (1766–1839) Maj.-Gen. Lord George Russell (1790–1846) Francis Charles Hastings Russell, 9th Duke of Bedford (1819–1891) Herbrand Arthur Russell, 11th Duke of Bedford (1858–1940) Hastings William Sackville Russell, 12th Duke of Bedford (1888–1953) John Ian Robert Russell, 13th Duke of Bedford (1917–2002) Henry Robin Ian Russell, 14th Duke of Bedford (1940–2003) Andrew Ian Henry Russell, 15th Duke of Bedford (b. 1962)

Titles and style

30 March 1962 – 10 October 2002: Lord Howland 10 October 2002 – 13 June 2003: Marquess of Tavistock 13 June 2003 – present: His Grace The Duke of Bedford

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