BIOGRAPHY OF FRANCIS NORREYS 1ST EARL BERKSHIRE 1579-1622

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: NORREYS

Descent English Royalty: 7G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 9G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 16G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 06 Jul 1579 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire was born to William Norreys (31) and Elizabeth Morrison

On 05 Aug 1601 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire (22) succeeded 2nd Baron Norreys Rycote

Around 1603 Elizabeth Norreys 3rd Baroness Norreys Rycote was born to Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire (23) and Bridget Vere (38)

Around Oct 1613 Peregrine Bertie (29) fought a duel with Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire (34)

On 28 Jan 1621 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire (41) was created 1st Earl Berkshire (1C 1621), 1st Viscount Thame

Around Feb 1621 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire (41) was imprisoned for attacking Emanuel Scrope 1st Earl Sunderland (36) in front of the House of Lords in the presence the future Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland (20) at Fleet Prison

On 29 Jan 1622 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire (42) show himself with a crossbow at Rycote

On 31 Jan 1622 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire (42) died

After 31 Jan 1622 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire was buried at Dorchester

Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire and Bridget Vere were married

ANCESTRY

Father: William Norreys (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Henry Norreys 1st Baron Norreys Rycote (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry Norreys (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edward Norreys (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William Norreys

4G GrandFather: John Norreys

4G GrandMother: Alice Merbrook

3G GrandMother: Jane Vere (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Vere 12th Earl Oxford (7G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Howard (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Frideswell Lovell (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Lovell 8th Baron Lovel (8G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: William Lovell 7th Baron Lovel (9G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Deincourt (7G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Beaumont (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Beaumont 1st Viscount Beaumont (5G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandMother: Mary Fiennes (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Fiennes 8th Baron Dacre Gilsland (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Fiennes (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Fiennes 7th Baron Dacre Gilsland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Dacre 7th Baroness Dacre Gilsland (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzhugh

2G GrandMother: Anne Bourchier (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Bourchier (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Bourchier 1st Baron Berners (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margery Berners

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney (8G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Frederick Tilney

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandMother: Margery Williams

1G GrandFather: John Williams 1st Baron Williams

Mother: Elizabeth Morrison (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Richard Morrison

GrandMother: Bridget Hussey (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: John Hussey 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford (10G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: William Hussey

3G GrandFather: John Hussey

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Nesfield

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley (9G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley (8G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Lawrence Berkeley (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Woodford

3G GrandMother: Petronella Brooksby

4G GrandFather: William Brooksby

1G GrandMother: Anne Grey (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: George Grey 2nd Earl Kent (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Grey (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Constance Holland (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Katherine Percy (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandMother: Katherine Herbert (8G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

4G GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert

4G GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

3G GrandMother: Anne Devereux (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury