BiographyWilliam Waldorf Astor, 1st Viscount Astor, was born 31 March 1848 in Manhattan, New York, United States to John Jacob Astor (1822-1890) and Charlotte Augusta Gibbes (1825-1887) and died 18 October 1919 in Western House, Brighton, East Sussex, England, United Kingdom of heart failure. He married Mary Dahlgren Paul (1858-1894) 6 June 1878 . Notable ancestors include Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), Charlemagne (747-814), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Alfred the Great (849-899), William I of England (1027-1087). Ancestors are from the United States, the United Kingdom, Scotland, England, France, Germany, Belgium, Russia, Ukraine, the Netherlands, Canaan.
|Offspring of William Waldorf Astor, 1st Viscount Astor and Mary Dahlgren Paul (1858-1894)|
|Waldorf Astor, 2nd Viscount Astor (1879-1952)||19 May 1879 Manhattan, New York, United States||30 September 1952 Taplow, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom|| Nancy Witcher Langhorne (1879-1964)|
|Pauline Astor (1880-1972)|| |
|John Rudolf Astor (1881-1881)|| |
|John Jacob Astor, 1st Baron Astor (1886-1971)||20 May 1886 Manhattan, New York County, New York, United States||19 July 1971 Cannes, France|| Violet Mary Elliot-Murray-Kynynmound (1889-1965)|
|Gwendolyn Enid Astor (1889-1902)|
Namesakes of William Waldorf Astor, 1st Viscount Astor (1848-1919)
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