Andrew and Louise Russell, The 15th Duke and Duchess of Bedford Portrait

Response from Their Graces The 15th Duke and Duchess of Bedford.

The Dukedom was created on 11th May 1694 by William III and Mary II in the Peerage of England for William Russell, The 5th Earl of Bedford. He holds the subsidiary titles of Marquess of Tavistock (1694), Earl of Bedford (1550), Baron Russell of Cheneys (1539), Baron Russell of Thornhaugh in the County of Northampton (1603) and Baron Howland of Streatham in the County of Surrey (1695).

The reply is in the form of a portrait of the couple with a compliments sheet from Woburn Abbey The Seat of The Dukes of Bedford since 1547 when it was given to John Russell, The 1st Earl of Bedford by Henry VIII.


With compliments

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