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James Annesley, 2nd Earl of Anglesey

James Annesley, 2nd Earl of Anglesey FRS (c. 1645 - 1 April 1690) was a British peer.

He was the son of Arthur Annesley, 1st Earl of Anglesey and Elizabeth Altham. He matriculated at Christ Church, Oxford University, on 4 December 1661.

He married Lady Elizabeth Manners, daughter of John Manners, 8th Earl of Rutland and Frances Montagu, on 17 September 1669.[1] They had children:

  • James Annesley, 3rd Earl of Anglesey (13 July 1674 - 21 January 1701/2);
  • John Annesley, 4th Earl of Anglesey (18 Jananuary 1676 - 18 September 1710);
  • Arthur Annesley, 5th Earl of Anglesey (1677, 1683 - 1 April 1737).

He died intestate and his estate was administered to his widow on 6 June 1690.

He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for County Waterford in 1666. He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Winchester between 1679 and 1681. He succeeded to the title of Baron Mountnorris on 6 April 1686. He succeeded to the title of 2nd Earl of Anglesey, in Wales [E., 1661], 2nd Baron Annesley, of Newport Pagnel, Buckinghamshire [E., 1661] and 3rd Viscount Valentia on 6 April 1686.[2] [3]

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Peerage of England
Preceded by
Arthur Annesley
Earl of Anglesey
1686- 1690
Succeeded by
James Annesley
Peerage of Ireland
Preceded by
Arthur Annesley
Viscount Valentia
1686- 1690
Succeeded by
James Annesley
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