The Rev. He notably served as Home Secretary from 1806 to 1807 in the Ministry of All the Talents." George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer, portrait in oil by Joshua Reynolds, 1774 - 1776. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage. George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer, Earl Spencer, was born 1 September 1758 in Wimbledon Park, Surrey, England, United Kingdom to John Spencer, 1st Earl Spencer (1734-1783) and Margaret Georgiana Poyntz (1737-1814) and died 10 November 1834 inAlthorp, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. Ermine on a chevron gules five plates [roundels argent] (Grant) 3. I use WIKI 2 every day and almost forgot how the original Wikipedia looks like. Hon. etching on wove paper. When John passed away in 1992 at the age of 68 from a heart attack, Charles inherited the title Earl Spencer. Regency Portraits Catalogue Entry. George Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer : biography 1 September 1758 – 10 November 1834 George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer KG PC FRS FSA (1 September 1758 – 10 November 1834), styled Viscount Althorp from 1765 to 1783, was a British Whig politician. [8], When Napoleon was in the process of the secularization of religious houses in southern Germany, Spencer used local British agent and Benedictine monk, Alexander Horn, to acquire many of their rare books and manuscripts.[9]. 3. As the library was not open to the general public, the information given in the Bibliotheca was found very useful, but since its author was unable even to read the characters in which the books he described were written, the work was marred by the errors which more or less characterize all his productions. & d. 1769), died in infancy. He no­tably served as Home Sec­re­tary from 1806 to 1807 in the Min­istry of All the Tal­ents. Lady Louisa Spencer (b. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer KG PC FRS FSA (1 September 1758 – 10 November 1834), styled Viscount Althorp from 1765 to 1783, was a British Whig politician. 3. In: Fernanda Helen Perrone, 'Cooke, Alice Margaret (1867–1940)’. 6th Earl Spencer and 1st Viscount Althorp KG. George Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer - WikiMili, Four or more generations of descendants of George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer (1758-1834) if they are properly linked: 1. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 838. Lord Spencer was Whig Member of Parliament for Northampton from 1780 to 1782 and Whig MP for Surrey from 1782 to 1783. In 1783 he succeeded his father as Earl Spencer and took his seat … 1761-1765: The Hon. They had nine children: John Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl Spencer (1782–1845) Lady Sarah Spencer (1787–1870), married William Lyttelton, 3rd Baron Lyttelton and had issue. George John Spencer 2nd Earl Spencer 1774 76.jpg 395 × 651; 205 KB. Lord Spencer married Lady Lavinia Bingham (1762–1831), daughter of Charles Bingham, 1st Earl of Lucan, on 6 March 1781. George John Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer KG PC FRS FSA (1 September 1758 – 10 November 1834), styled Viscount Althorp from 1765 to 1783, was a British Whig politician. He sat in the House of Commons 1780-1783 as MP, first for Northampton and then for Surrey. He was the instigator and first President of the Roxburghe Club (an exclusive bibliophilic club), founded in 1812. John Singleton Copley : Portrait de George Spencer, 2nd Earl Spencer (1758-1834), First Lord of the Admiralty Artiste John Singleton Copley (1738–1815) He was the 3rd paternal great grandfather of Diana, Princess of Wales. 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