Jennie Jerome (1874) was the American-born wife of Lord Randolph Henry Spencer-Churchill and the mother of British Prime Minister Winston Churchill. As such she was the aunt of Consuelo's husband Charles Richard John Spencer-Churchill, 9th Duke of Marlborough. Both Jennie and Consuelo are buried with other Spencer-Churchill family members at St. Martin's Church, Bladon, Oxfordshire, UK. Their New York born fathers, Leonard W. Jerome and William K. Vanderbilt, were yachting pals.
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