Hastings, Hans Francis 12th Earl of Huntingdon

Male 1779 - 1828  (49 years)


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  • Name Hastings, Hans Francis 
    Suffix 12th Earl of Huntingdon 
    Born 14 Aug 1779  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Christened 11 Sep 1779  St Marylebone London England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Dec 1828  Green Park Youghal Co Cork Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I23105  GrangerMusgrave
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2012 

    Father Hastings, Lt.-Col. George,   b. 1735,   d. 6 Feb 1802  (Age 67 years) 
    Mother Hodges, Sarah,   b. Abt 1746,   d. 1807  (Age ~ 61 years) 
    Married 2 Apr 1769  St James Westminster London England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F15389  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cobbe, Frances,   b. 1782, Leicester, Leicestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 31 Mar 1820  (Age 38 years) 
    Married 12 May 1803  St Anne Soho Westminster London England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Hastings, Francis Theophilus Henry 13th Earl of Huntingdon,   b. 31 Jul 1808, Newport Isle of Wight Hampshire England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Sep 1875, Sharavogue Kings Co Ireland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years)
     2. Hastings, Lady Arabella Georgina,   b. 29 Apr 1811,   d. 29 Jan 1899  (Age 87 years)
     3. Hastings, Vice-Admiral Hon. George Fowler,   b. 28 Nov 1814,   d. 21 Mar 1876, 41 Stanhope Gardens Kensington London England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years)
     4. Hastings, Hon. Edward Plantagenet Robin Hood,   b. 12 Aug 1818, Greenwich England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 17 Oct 1857  (Age 39 years)
     5. Hastings, Rev. Hon. Richard Godolphin Henry,   b. 26 Mar 1820, Hampstead London England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Mar 1865, Hertingfordbury Hertford England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years)
    Last Modified 2 Mar 2012 
    Family ID F15391  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Hans Francis Hastings 12th Earl of Huntingdon was educated at Repton School Repton Derbyshire England.
      He was educated at Bettesworth's Academy Chelsea London England.
      He was commissioned in 1793 in the service of the Royal Navy.
      He fought in the Battle of Quiberon Bay in 1795 where he was wounded.
      He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1799.
      He was Ordnance Barrack Master at Isle of Wight England.
      He was Ordnance Storekeeper between 1808 and 1817 at Enniskillen County Fermanagh Ireland.
      On 29 October 1818 he successfully claimed the Earldom of Huntingdon.
      He succeeded to the title of 12th Earl of Huntingdon [E. 1529] on 14 January 1819.
      He gained the rank of Commander in 1821.
      He held the office of Governor of Dominica between 1822 and 1824.
      He gained the rank of Post Captain in 1824.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2586] Dictionary of National Biography, Volumes 1-20, 22.


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