of Bedford (Dukedom)

of Bedford (Dukedom)

A peerage of the Kingdom of England.

Letters patent issued on Tue 11th May 1694

To William Russell as Promotion.

Nature of Special Remainder

Peerages with rules of limited inheritance, for example: the 1st Baroness Abercromby, whose peerage was limited to male descendants of her late husband.

Note: SR to Wriothesley Russell and hm; failing whom to hm


Number Surname Forenames Held from Held to
1st Russell William Tue 11th May 1694 Tue 7th Sep 1700
5th Russell Francis Tue 15th Jan 1771 Tue 2nd Mar 1802
6th Russell John Tue 2nd Mar 1802 Sun 20th Oct 1839
7th Russell Francis Sun 20th Oct 1839 Tue 14th May 1861
8th Russell William Tue 14th May 1861 Sun 26th May 1872
9th Russell Francis Charles Hastings Sun 26th May 1872 Wed 14th Jan 1891
10th Russell George William Francis Sackville Wed 14th Jan 1891 Thu 23rd Mar 1893
11th Russell Herbrand Arthur Thu 23rd Mar 1893 Tue 27th Aug 1940
12th Russell Hastings William Sackville Tue 27th Aug 1940 Fri 9th Oct 1953
13th Russell John Robert Fri 9th Oct 1953 Fri 25th Oct 2002
15th Russell Andrew Ian Henry Fri 13th Jun 2003 -

External identifiers

Wikidata: Q1264488