Genealogy research by Mark Humphrys,
Sir William Fitzwilliam (see DIB and here and here),
Sir William Fitzwilliam, Knt.,
William Fitzwilliam, 1st Baron Fitzwilliam,
cr Baron 1620,
William Fitzwilliam, 1st Earl Fitzwilliam,
cr Earl 1716 in Irish peerage,
John Fitzwilliam, 2nd Earl Fitzwilliam,
William Fitzwilliam, 4th Earl Fitzwilliam (see here and DIB), born 1748,
inherited the Watson-Wentworth seat, Wentworth Woodhouse in Yorkshire, added to it,
Lord-Lieutenant of Ireland Dec 1794,
with Grattan he wanted to offer total Catholic emancipation, and was recalled Mar 1795, before 1798 Rising,
Irish seat at Coollattin, Co.Wicklow, see [Irish Country Houses],
also rebuilt Carnew Castle, Co.Wicklow, see [Irish Country Houses],
failed to inherit the Irish Fitzwilliam estates 1816,
died 1833, age 85 yrs,
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