JOHN RUSSELL 1ST EARL BEDFORD

Paternal Family Tree: Russell

EVENTS

c 1485 born to James Russell -1505 and Alice Wise

c Apr 1526 [41] married Anne Sapcote

1528 [43] was appointed High Sheriff Dorset

1528 [43] was appointed High Sheriff Somerset

1529 [44] was elected MP Buckinghamshire

1536 [51] was appointed Privy Council

15 Oct 1537 [52] surrounded at Christening Edward VI: Surrounded the Font at Chapel Royal

09 Mar 1539 [54] was created 1st Baron Russell

18 May 1539 [54] was appointed 301st Knight Garter: Henry VIII

20 Feb 1547 [62] was appointed at Coronation Edward VI at Westminster Abbey Lord High Steward

1551 [66] was created 1st Earl Bedford (3C 1551)

1552 [67] was appointed Lord Lieutenant Devon

14 Mar 1554 [69] died

CHILDREN

Mother: Anne Sapcote

Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford 1527-1585 [Father: 42]

ANCESTRY

Father: James Russell

Mother: Alice Wise

GrandFather: Thomas Wise of Sidenham