BIOGRAPHY OF FRANCIS NORREYS 1ST EARL BERKSHIRE 1579-1622

EVENTS

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

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

Around 1603 Elizabeth Norreys 3rd Baron Norreys Rycote was born to Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire and Bridget Vere

Around Oct 1613 Peregrine Bertie fought a duel with Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire

On 28 Jan 1621 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire was created 1st Viscount Thame

On 28 Jan 1621 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire was created 1st Earl Berkshire (1C 1621)

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

On 29 Jan 1622 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire shot himself with a crossbow. at Rycote

On 31 Jan 1622 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire 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

GrandFather: Henry Norreys 1st Baron Norreys Rycote

2G GrandFather: Henry Norreys

3G GrandFather: Edward Norreys

4G GrandFather: William Norreys

5G GrandFather: John Norreys

5G GrandMother: Alice Merbrook

4G GrandMother: Jane Vere

5G GrandFather: John Vere 12th Earl Oxford

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Howard

3G GrandMother: Frideswell Lovell

4G GrandFather: John Lovell 8th Baron Lovell

5G GrandFather: William Lovell 7th Baron Lovell

5G GrandMother: Alice Deincourt

4G GrandMother: Joan Beaumont

5G GrandFather: John Beaumont

5G GrandMother: Katherine Neville

2G GrandMother: Mary Fiennes

3G GrandFather: Thomas Fiennes 8th Baron Dacre Gilsland

4G GrandFather: John Fiennes

5G GrandFather: Richard Fiennes 7th Baron Dacre Gilsland

5G GrandMother: Joan Dacre 7th Baron Dacre Gilsland

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzhugh

3G GrandMother: Anne Bourchier

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Bourchier

5G GrandFather: John Bourchier 1st Baron Berners

5G GrandMother: Margery Berners

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney

5G GrandFather: Frederick Tilney

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney

GrandMother: Margery Williams

2G GrandFather: John Williams

Mother: Elizabeth Morrison

GrandFather: Richard Morrison

GrandMother: Bridget Hussey

2G GrandFather: John Hussey 1st Baron Hussey Sleaford

3G GrandFather: William Hussey

4G GrandFather: John Hussey

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Nesfield

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley

4G GrandFather: Thomas Berkeley

5G GrandFather: Lawrence Berkeley

5G GrandMother: Joan Woodford

4G GrandMother: Petronella Brooksby

5G GrandFather: William Brooksby

2G GrandMother: Anne Grey

3G GrandFather: George Grey 2nd Earl Kent

4G GrandFather: Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent

5G GrandFather: John Grey

5G GrandMother: Constance Holland

4G GrandMother: Katherine Percy

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Neville

3G GrandMother: Katherine Herbert

4G GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

5G GrandFather: William Ap Thomas Herbert

5G GrandMother: Gwladys Ferch Dafydd Gam Brecon

4G GrandMother: Anne Devereux

5G GrandFather: Walter Devereux

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury