1769–1834

Jan­u­a­ry 9, 1769, Al­thorp House, North­amp­ton, North­amp­ton­shire, Eng­land.

Oc­to­ber 23, 1834, Par­is, France.

Har­row School Cha­pel, Har­row on the Hill, Lon­don, Eng­land.

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William R. Spencer (1769–1834)

William was the son of Lord Charles Spen­cer and Mary Beauclerk. He was the grand­son of Charles Spen­cer, 3rd Duke of Marl­bo­rough on his fa­ther’s side and Vere Beau­clerk, 1st Bar­on Vere on his mo­ther’s.

Spencer was ed­u­cat­ed at Har­row School and Christ Church, Ox­ford, though he left Christ Church with­out re­ceiv­ing a de­gree.

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