William Anne van Keppel, 2nd Earl of Albemarle was born 5 June 1702 in Whitehall, Greater London, England, United Kingdom to Arnold Joost van Keppel, 1st Earl of Albemarle (1670-1718) and Geertruida van der Duyn (c1674-1741) and died 22 December 1754 Paris, France of unspecified causes. He married Anne Lennox (1703-1789) 21 February 1723 in Caversham, Berkshire, England, United Kingdom.

Albemarle County, Virginia is named for him.



Offspring of William van Keppel and Anne Lennox (1703-1789)
Name Birth Death Joined with
George Keppel, 3rd Earl of Albemarle (1724-1772) 5 April 1724 13 October 1772 Ann Miller (-1824)
Augustus Keppel, 1st Viscount Keppel of Elveden (1725-1786)
William Keppel (1726-1782)
Frederick Keppel (1728-1777) 19 January 1728 27 December 1777 Laura Walpole (c1734-1813)
Mary Elizabeth Keppel (c1732-1740)
Caroline Keppel (1733-1769)
Elizabeth Keppel (1739-1768) 15 November 1739 2 November 1768 Lisbon, Portugal Francis Russell, Marquess of Tavistock (1739-1767)

Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General
₪ Wedding
  • Caversham was in Oxfordshire until 1911. 1723 was New Style; calendar would have said "1722".

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