Richard Howe was born 8 March 1726 in London, England, United Kingdom to Emanuel Scrope Howe, 2nd Viscount Howe (c1699-1735) and Sophia Charlotte Mary von Kielmansegg (1703-1782) and died 5 August 1799 of unspecified causes. He married Mary Hartopp (1732-1800) 10 March 1758 . Charlemagne (747-814)/s, Hugh Capet (c940-996)/s.

Admiral of the Fleet Richard Howe, 1st Earl Howe KG (8 March 1726 – 5 August 1799) was a British naval officer, notable in particular for his service during the American War of Independence and French Revolutionary Wars.


Offspring of Richard Howe and Mary Hartopp (1732-1800)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Sophia Charlotte Howe, 2nd Baroness Howe of Langar (1762-1835) 19 February 1762 Westminster, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom 3 December 1835 Twickenham, Middlesex, England, United Kingdom Penn Assheton Curzon (1757-1797) Penn Assheton Curzon (1757-1797) Jonathan Wathen Waller (1769-1853)
Maria Juliana Howe (1765-1800) 17 May 1765 9 May 1800
Louisa Catherine Howe (1767-1817)

Famous descendants

He is an ancestor of Princess Diana Frances Spencer (1961-1997).

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