John Spencer 4th Earl of Sunderland, Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Woodstock
Georgiana Caroline Carteret
John Spencer 1st Earl Spencer
Margaret Georgiana Poyntz
George John Spencer 2nd Earl Spencer


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1. Lavinia Bingham

George John Spencer 2nd Earl Spencer 1

  • Born: 1 Sep 1758, Wimbledon, London Borough of Merton, Greater London, England
  • Marriage (1): Lavinia Bingham in 1781
  • Died: 10 Nov 1834, Althorp, Daventry District, Northamptonshire, England at age 76
  • Buried: St Mary the Virgin with St John Churchyard, Great Brington, Daventry District, Northamptonshire, England

  General Notes:

George John SPENCER, 2nd Earl of Spencer was the son of Hon. John Spencer, 1st earl Spencer and Lady Georgiania Carteret. He was born at Wimbledon Park, London and baptized there on the 16 October 1758. His godparents were King George II, the Earl Cowper, and his great-aunt the Dowager Viscountess Bateman. He married Lady Lavinia Bingham, the daughter of Charles Bingham, 1st Earl of Lucan, on 6 March 1781. The couple had nine children:

John Charles Spencer, 3rd Earl Spencer (1782\endash 1845)
Lady Sarah Spencer (1787\endash 1870), married William Lyttelton, 3rd Baron Lyttelton and had issue.
Hon. Richard Spencer (1789\endash 1791), died in infancy.
Captain Hon. Sir Robert Cavendish Spencer (1791\endash 1830), died unmarried.
Hon. William Spencer (b. & d. 1792), died in infancy.
Lady Harriet Spencer (b. & d. 1793), died in infancy.
Lady Lavinia Bingham.Lady Georgiana Charlotte Spencer (1794\endash 1823), married George Quin, son of Thomas Taylour, 1st Marquess of Headfort and had issue.
Vice-Admiral Frederick Spencer, 4th Earl Spencer (1798\endash 1857)
The Very Reverend Hon. George Spencer (later known as Father Ignatius Spencer (1799\endash 1864), died unmarried.

George married Lavinia Bingham in 1781. (Lavinia Bingham was born on 27 Jul 1762 in Castlebar, County Mayo, Ireland and died on 8 Jun 1831 in England.)


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