His Grace The Duke of Leeds KG, PC

Secretary of State for Foreign Affairs
In office
23 December 1783 – May 1791
Monarch George III
Prime Minister The Right Hon. William Pitt
Preceded by The Earl Temple
Succeeded by The Lord Grenville

Leader of the House of Lords
In office
Preceded by The Lord Sydney
Succeeded by The Lord Grenville

Nationality British
Political party Tory
Alma mater Christ Church, Oxford


Francis Godolphin Osborne, 5th Duke of Leeds, was born 29 January 1751 to Thomas Osborne, 4th Duke of Leeds (1713-1789) and Mary Godolphin (c1723-1764) and died 31 January 1799 London, England, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. He married Amelia Darcy (1754-1784) 29 November 1773 in London, England, United Kingdom. He married Catherine Anguish (1764-1837) 11 October 1788 .


Offspring of Francis Godolphin Osborne, 5th Duke of Leeds and Amelia Darcy (1754-1784)
Name Birth Death Joined with
George William Frederick Osborne, 6th Duke of Leeds (1775-1838) 21 July 1775 London, England, United Kingdom 10 July 1838 London, England, United Kingdom Charlotte Townshend (1776-1856)
Mary Henrietta Juliana Osborne (1776-1862)
Francis Godolphin Osborne, 1st Baron Godolphin (1777-1850) 18 October 1777 15 February 1850 Elizabeth Charlotte Eden (1780-1847)

Offspring of Francis Godolphin Osborne, 5th Duke of Leeds and Catherine Anguish (1764-1837)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Sidney Godolphin Osborne (1789-1861)
Catherine Anne Sarah Osborne (1798-1878)


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
₪ Wedding
  • marriage dissolved by an Act of Parliament in May 1779