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Old 08-16-2017, 02:12 PM
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Consuelo had a very elegant look to her didn't she?

So fascinating ....I wonder how much adjustment needed to be done when marrying into the nobility even though she was a Vanderbilt..although perhaps not as much as I would think.


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Old 08-16-2017, 04:24 PM
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David Somerset, 11th Duke of Beaufort dies, aged 89 - BBC News


David Somerset, the 11th Duke of Beaufort, has died at the age of 89.
Badminton House said in a statement he died peacefully at his home on the Gloucestershire estate on Wednesday.
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Old 08-16-2017, 05:13 PM
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May he rest in peace..
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Old 08-16-2017, 05:18 PM
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He was a great man. Most High, Potent and Noble Prince
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Old 08-16-2017, 09:18 PM
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David Somerset, the 11th Duke of Beaufort, and the president of the Badminton Horse Trials, has died at the age of 89.

The duke died peacefully at his home on the Gloucestershire estate, on Wednesday, August 16.

He is survived by his second wife, Miranda, and four children Harry, Anne, Edward and John, and is succeeded by his eldest son Harry, The Marquess of Worcester. His first wife, Lady Caroline Jane Thynne, died in 1995.

He was a sixth cousin, once removed, of Queen Elizabeth II, through their common ancestor William Cavendish, 3rd Duke of Devonshire.

The duke held the office of Hereditary Keeper of Raglan Castle, was President of the British Horse Society between 1988 and 1990, and was chairman of Marlborough Fine Art. He ranked 581st in the 2008 Sunday Times Rich List, with an estimated wealth of £135m in land.
Read more: https://www.horsetalk.co.nz/2017/08/...beaufort-dies/
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Old 08-17-2017, 03:29 AM
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Battle for the Badminton millions as Duke of Beaufort dies leaving an estimated £315million fortune to his eldest son - who separated from his campaigning ex-actress wife in 2013

Duke of Beaufort who was owner of Badminton Estate dies | Daily Mail Online


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Old 08-18-2017, 02:48 AM
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I WILL be the Duchess of Beaufort, says Tracy Ward: Estranged wife of the Duke's heir reveals couple are still married and talks will go on to negotiate their separation

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Old 08-18-2017, 05:22 AM
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Until they divorce she will be the duchess,I had no idea that they were estranged.
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Has anyone heard of any updates in regards to the Goodwood House robbery last year? I was wondering if anything was ever recovered.
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Old 08-21-2017, 11:45 AM
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David Somerset, 11th Duke of Beaufort

Service of Thanksgiving, at noon, Friday 25th August at St Michael and All Angels Church, Badminton
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Old 08-25-2017, 07:26 PM
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From Court Circular

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25th August, 2017
The Prince of Wales and The Duchess of Cornwall were present at the Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of the Duke of Beaufort which was held at St Michael and All Angels Church, Badminton, Gloucestershire, today.

Buckingham Palace
25th August, 2017
The Princess Royal was represented by Brigadier Andrew Parker Bowles at the Service of Thanksgiving for the Life of the Duke of Beaufort which was held at St Michael and All Angels Church, Badminton, Gloucestershire, today
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Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox, 10th Duke of Richmond has died at the age of 87.
Charles Henry Gordon-Lennox, 10th Duke of Richmond, dies aged 87
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The 10th Duke of Richmond, who revived the fortunes of the Goodwood estate and caused a society scandal when he adopted two mixed-race girls more than half a century ago, has died at the age of 87.

Duke of Richmond who made Goodwood glorious dies aged 87 | Daily Mail Online
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The 10th Duke of Richmond, who revived the fortunes of the Goodwood estate and caused a society scandal when he adopted two mixed-race girls more than half a century ago, has died at the age of 87.

Duke of Richmond who made Goodwood glorious dies aged 87 | Daily Mail Online
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https://www.countryandtownhouse.co.u...ton-interview/
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Old 09-04-2017, 04:18 AM
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My goodness what a very handsome young man....darn but he is just gorgeous. Hope he has a great team to help him run that estate for he will need it.
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