Arthur Wellesley, Earl of Mornington


Arthur Wellesley, Earl of Mornington

Arthur Gerald Wellesley, Earl of Mornington (born 31 January 1978 in Paddington, London, Middlesex) is the son of Arthur Charles Valerian Wellesley, Marquess of Douro, and after his father heir to the Dukedom of Wellington. Through his mother, HRH Princess Antonia of Prussia, he is a descendant of Queen Victoria, a great-great-grandson of Wilhelm II of Germany and is 356th in the line of succession to the British Throne.

Educated at Eton College, Christ Church, Oxford (obtaining a first-class degree) and Columbia Business School, he has worked in private equity.

He married Jemma Madeleine Kidd (born 1974), great-granddaughter of Lord Beaverbrook, on 4 June 2005 at St James' Church on Barbados. Due to this marriage Jemma acquires the title of Countess of Mornington.

Ancestry

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1= 1. Arthur Wellesley, Earl of Mornington
2= 2. Arthur Wellesley, Marquess of Douro
3= 3. Princess Antonia of Prussia
4= 4. Arthur Wellesley, 8th Duke of Wellington
5= 5. Diana McConnel
6= 6. Prince Frederick of Prussia
7= 7. Brigid Guinness
8= 8. Gerald Wellesley, 7th Duke of Wellington
9= 9. Dorothy Ashton
10= 10. Douglas Fitzgerald McConnel
11= 11. Ruth Garnett-Botfield
12= 12. William, German Crown Prince
13= 13. Duchess Cecilie of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
14= 14. Rupert Guinness, 2nd Earl of Iveagh
15= 15. Gwendolen Onslow
16= 16. Arthur Wellesley, 4th Duke of Wellington
17= 17. Kathleen Bulkeley Williams
18= 18. Robert Ashton
19= 19. Cecilia Dunn-Gardner
24= 24. William II, German Emperor
25= 25. Augusta Viktoria of Schleswig-Holstein
26= 26. Frederick Francis III, Grand Duke of Mecklenburg-Schwerin
27= 27. Grand Duchess Anastasia Mikhailovna of Russia
28= 28. Edward Guinness, 1st Earl of Iveagh
29= 29. Adelaide Maria Guinness
30= 30. William Onslow, 4th Earl of Onslow
31= 31. Florence Coulston Gardner


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