Eliza Courtney (20 February 1792 – 2 May 1859) was the illegitimate daughter of the Whig politician and future Prime Minister Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey and the society beauty Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, while Georgiana was married to William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire. The Duchess was forced by her husband to relinquish Eliza shortly after her birth, to be raised by Charles Grey's parents, Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey and Elizabeth Grey, Countess Grey. The Duchess came to visit Eliza in secret. Eliza named her firstborn daughter Georgiana.

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  • Eliza Courtney (Aix-en-Provence, 20 de febrero de 1792 - Norwood, 2 de mayo de 1859), hija ilegítima del político y futuro primer ministro Charles Grey y de la duquesa de Devonshire Georgiana Cavendish, mientras estaba casada con Guillermo Cavendish, duque de Devonshire. La Duquesa se vio obligada por su marido a renunciar a Eliza, poco después de su nacimiento, la niña fue educada por los padres de Charles Grey. (es)
  • Eliza Courtney (20 février 1792 - 2 mai 1859) était la fille adultérine de l'homme politique britannique et futur Premier ministre Whig, Charles Grey et de la célèbre Georgiana, duchesse du Devonshire. Elle fut élevée par ses grands-parents paternels. (fr)
  • Eliza Courtney (20 February 1792 – 2 May 1859) was the illegitimate daughter of the Whig politician and future Prime Minister Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey and the society beauty Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, while Georgiana was married to William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire. The Duchess was forced by her husband to relinquish Eliza shortly after her birth, to be raised by Charles Grey's parents, Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey and Elizabeth Grey, Countess Grey. The Duchess came to visit Eliza in secret. Eliza named her firstborn daughter Georgiana. The name Courtney, extinct since the death of Charles Kelland Courtney in 1761, was derived from her great-uncle, her maternal grandmother's brother, William Poyntz (d.1809), having married Isabella (d.1805), sister and co-heiress of the aforementioned Charles Courtney, the last of the west country family of Courtney of Trethurfe and Courtney of Tremeer. (en)
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  • 1792-2-20
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  • 1859-05-02 (xsd:date)
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  • Eliza Ellice
  • Alexandra Ellice
  • Georgiana Ellice
  • Lt. Gen. Sir Charles Henry Ellice
  • Robert Ellice
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  • Norwood, Surrey
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  • British
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  • Lt. Col. Robert Ellice
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  • Eliza Courtney (Aix-en-Provence, 20 de febrero de 1792 - Norwood, 2 de mayo de 1859), hija ilegítima del político y futuro primer ministro Charles Grey y de la duquesa de Devonshire Georgiana Cavendish, mientras estaba casada con Guillermo Cavendish, duque de Devonshire. La Duquesa se vio obligada por su marido a renunciar a Eliza, poco después de su nacimiento, la niña fue educada por los padres de Charles Grey. (es)
  • Eliza Courtney (20 février 1792 - 2 mai 1859) était la fille adultérine de l'homme politique britannique et futur Premier ministre Whig, Charles Grey et de la célèbre Georgiana, duchesse du Devonshire. Elle fut élevée par ses grands-parents paternels. (fr)
  • Eliza Courtney (20 February 1792 – 2 May 1859) was the illegitimate daughter of the Whig politician and future Prime Minister Charles Grey, 2nd Earl Grey and the society beauty Georgiana, Duchess of Devonshire, while Georgiana was married to William Cavendish, 5th Duke of Devonshire. The Duchess was forced by her husband to relinquish Eliza shortly after her birth, to be raised by Charles Grey's parents, Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey and Elizabeth Grey, Countess Grey. The Duchess came to visit Eliza in secret. Eliza named her firstborn daughter Georgiana. (en)
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