Henry George Percy 7th Duke of Northumberland

29 May 1846–14 May 1918 (Age 71)
London, England, United Kingdom

The Life of Henry George

When Henry George Percy 7th Duke of Northumberland was born on 29 May 1846, in London, England, United Kingdom, his father, Algernon George Percy 6th Duke of Northumberland, was 36 and his mother, Louisa Hay Drummond, was 32. He married Lady Edith Campbell on 23 December 1868. They were the parents of at least 8 sons and 7 daughters. He lived in Albury, Surrey, England, United Kingdom for about 10 years and Northumberland, England, United Kingdom in 1918. In 1901, at the age of 55, his occupation is listed as . He died on 14 May 1918, in Alnwick Castle, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom, at the age of 71, and was buried in Lesbury, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom.

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Family Time Line

Henry George Percy 7th Duke of Northumberland
1846–1918
Lady Edith Campbell
1849–1913
Marriage: 23 December 1868
Lady Louisa Elisabeth Percy
1869–1893
Lady Edith Eleanor Percy
1869–1937
PERCY
Henry Algernon George Percy Lord Warkworth
1871–1909
Honourable Josceline Percy
1872–1898
Margaret A Percy
1873–1934
Victoria Alexandrina Percy
1875–1958
Honourable Ralph William Percy
1877–1889
Mary Percy
1878–1965
Alan Ian Percy 8th Duke of Northumberland
1880–1930
William Richard Percy
1882–1963
Lord James Percy
1885–1903
Eustace Sutherland Campbell Percy
1887–1958
Constance Harriet Percy
1889–
Muriel Evelyn Nora Percy
1890–1956

Spouse and Children

MARRIAGE
23 December 1868
children

(15)

    Lady Louisa Elisabeth Percy

    Female1869–1893Female

    Lady Edith Eleanor Percy

    Female1869–1937Female

    Henry Algernon George Percy Lord Warkworth

    Male1871–1909Male

    Honourable Josceline Percy

    Male1872–1898Male

    Margaret A Percy

    Female1873–1934Female

+10 More Children

Parents and Siblings

siblings

(3)

World Events (8)

1850 · Compromise of 1850

Age 4

The United States Congress passed a package of five separate bills in an attempt to decrease tensions between the slave states and free states. The compromise itself was received gratefully, but both sides disapproved of certain components contained in the laws. Texas was impacted in several ways; mainly, the state surrendered its claim to New Mexico (and other claims north of 36°30′) but retained the Texas Panhandle. The federal government also took over the public debt for Texas.
1852 · First Public Lavatory Erected 

Age 6

George Jenning was the person that invented and gave us the public lavatory. It cost people a penny to use. 
1865

Age 19

Abraham Lincoln is assassinated by John Wilkes Booth.

Name Meaning

A name derived from Perci, a parish and canton near St. Lo, in Normandy

Sources (3)

  • Henry G Percy in household of Lord Loraine, "England and Wales Census, 1861"
  • Henry George Percy in household of Algernon George Percy, "England and Wales Census, 1871"
  • Henry G Earl Percy, "England and Wales Census, 1881"

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