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Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

(1663-1690), Sailor and soldier; son of Charles II

Sitter in 14 portraits
Second son of Charles II by Barbara Villiers. When he was almost nine he married Isabella Bennet aged about five but this was not binding. They married legally for a second time in 1679. He was created Earl of Euston in 1672 and Earl of Grafton in 1675. He saw military service both on land and on sea and was killed while in command at the siege of Cork.

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Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, circle of Sir Peter Lely - NPG 2915

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

circle of Sir Peter Lely
chalk, circa 1673
NPG 2915

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, after Unknown artist - NPG D2458

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

after Unknown artist
mezzotint, late 17th century
NPG D2458

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, by Isaac Beckett, after  Thomas Hawker, published by  Alexander Browne - NPG D29469

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

by Isaac Beckett, after Thomas Hawker, published by Alexander Browne
mezzotint, circa 1680-4
NPG D29469

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, published by Edward Cooper, after  Unknown artist - NPG D2457

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

published by Edward Cooper, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, 1680s
NPG D2457

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, by Isaac Beckett, published by  Alexander Browne, after  Thomas Hawker - NPG D11403

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

by Isaac Beckett, published by Alexander Browne, after Thomas Hawker
mezzotint, circa 1684
NPG D11403

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, by Isaac Beckett, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D29468

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

by Isaac Beckett, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, circa 1685-1688
NPG D29468

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, by Isaac Beckett, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D2456

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

by Isaac Beckett, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, circa 1685-1688
NPG D2456

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, by Isaac Beckett, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D2645

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

by Isaac Beckett, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, circa 1685-1688
NPG D2645

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, by Isaac Beckett, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D2646

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

by Isaac Beckett, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, circa 1685-1688
NPG D2646

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, by Pieter Schenck, after  Unknown artist - NPG D2454

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

by Pieter Schenck, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, circa 1700-1718
NPG D2454

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton, by Robert Dunkarton, after  Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt - NPG D2455

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

by Robert Dunkarton, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, late 18th century
NPG D2455

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Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

by and published by Isaac Beckett, after Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt
mezzotint, 1681-1688
NPG D19975

Web image not currently available

Henry Fitzroy, 1st Duke of Grafton

by and published by Pieter Schenck, after Unknown artist
mezzotint, circa 1700-1718
NPG D19839

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