Birth: 1663 - Circa

Place or Registered Place of Birth: West Drayton, Middlesex

Baptism: Not Known

Place of Baptism: Not Known

Death: 30 August 1743

Place or Registered Place of Death: West Drayton, Middlesex

Father: William Paget

Mother: Frances Pierrepoint


1. Mary Catesby

2. Elizabeth Bagot

Date of Marriage:

1. 2 January 1686

2. 7 June 1739

Place or Registered Place of Marriage:

1. Not Known

2. Not Known


Marriage to Mary Catesby:

Thomas Catesby Paget (1689-1742)
Henry Paget (1689-Infant Death)
Mary Paget (Before 1769)


Paget, Henry, first Earl of Uxbridge (d. 1743), was son of William, sixth lord Paget [q.v.], by Frances, daughter of the Hon. Francis Pierrepont. He was elected M.P. for Staffordshire in 1695, 1698, 1701, 1702, 1705, 1708, and 1710-11. In April 1704, when Prince George of Denmark was constituted lord high admiral, he was appointed one of his council. From 10 Aug. 1710 to 30 May 1711 he was a lord of the treasury, from 13 June 1711 until September 1715 was captain of the yeomen of the guard, and on 14 June 1711 was sworn of the privy council. On 31 Dec. 1711 he was created Baron Burton of Burton, Staffordshire, and succeeded as seventh Baron Paget of Beaudesert on 25 Feb. 1713. He acted as lord lieutenant of Staffordshire from March 1713 until 30 Sept. 1715. On 13 April 1714 he was appointed envoy extraordinary to Hanover, was created Earl of Uxbridge on 19 Oct., and made a privy councillor on 16 Nov. He was also recorder of Lichfield. In September 1715 he resigned his employments. He died on 30 Aug. 1743. Uxbridge married, first, Mary (d. February 1735-6), eldest daughter and coheiress of Thomas Catesby of Whiston, Yorkshire, who brought him a son ; and, secondly, on 7 June 1739, Elizabeth, daughter of Sir William Bagot of Blithefield, Staffordshire, by whom he had no issue.

Henry Paget
1st Earl of Uxbridge, 7th Lord Beaudesert