BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT SIDNEY 1ST EARL LEICESTER 1563-1626

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: SIDNEY

Descent English Royalty: 9G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Louis "Fat" VI King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 15G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 19 Nov 1563 Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester was born to Henry Sidney (34) and Mary Dudley (33)

On 22 Sep 1586 at the Battle of Zutphen Philip Sidney (31) was wounded. Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester (22) fought

On 01 Dec 1595 Robert Sidney 2nd Earl Leicester was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester (32) and Barbara Gamage (32)

In 1605 Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester (41) was created 1st Viscount Lisle (6C 1605)

In 1616 Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester (52) was appointed 414th Knight Garter: James I

In 1618 Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester (54) was created 1st Earl Leicester (4C 1618)

On 13 Jul 1626 Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester (62) died

Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester educated at Christ Church College

Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage were married

Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Sarah Blount were married

William Sidney was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage

Henry Sidney was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage

Philip Sidney was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage

Mary Sidney was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage

Catherine Sidney was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage

Philippa Sidney was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage

Barbara Sidney was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage

Dorothy Sidney was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage

Elizabeth Sidney was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage

Bridget Sidney was born to Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester and Barbara Gamage

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Sidney

GrandFather: William Sidney

1G GrandFather: Nicholas Sidney

2G GrandFather: William IV Sidney

1G GrandMother: Anne Brandon

2G GrandFather: William Brandon

3G GrandFather: Robert Brandon

3G GrandMother: Ada Calthorpe

4G GrandFather: John Calthorpe

GrandMother: Anne Pakenham

1G GrandFather: Hugh Pakenham

Mother: Mary Dudley (8G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (7G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Edmund Dudley (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: John Dudley (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley (10G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Sutton 4th Baron Sutton Dudley

4G GrandMother: Constance Blount (9G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

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

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bettershorne

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bramshott

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey 6th Baroness Lisle (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Edward Grey 1st Viscount Lisle (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward Grey 6th Baron Ferrers Groby (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey Ruthyn (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Astley (7G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Ferrers 6th Baroness Ferrers Groby (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Ferrers (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Talbot 3rd Baroness Lisle (5G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Talbot 1st Viscount Lisle (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury, 1st Earl Waterford (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Cheddar

4G GrandFather: Thomas Cheddar

GrandMother: Jane Guildford (9G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: Edward Guildford

2G GrandFather: Richard Guildford

2G GrandMother: Ann Pympe

1G GrandMother: Eleanor West (8G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr, 5th Baron West (7G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard West 7th Baron De La Warr, 4th Baron West (6G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Reginald West 6th Baron De La Warr, 3rd Baron West (5G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Thorley

3G GrandMother: Katherine Hungerford (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Hungerford 2nd Baron Hungerford (9G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Botreaux (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer