BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT SPENCER 2ND EARL SUNDERLAND 1641-1702

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: SPENCER

Descent English Royalty: 9G Grandson Henry IV King England

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 18G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 05 Sep 1641 Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland was born to Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland (20) and Dorothy Sidney (24) at Paris

On 20 Sep 1643 Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (2) succeeded 2nd Earl Sunderland (2C 1643), 4th Baron Spencer Wormleighton

On 09 Jun 1665 Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (23) and Anne Digby (19) were married

In 1666 Robert Spencer was born to Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (24) and Anne Digby (20)

In 1667 Anne Spencer was born to Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (25) and Anne Digby (21)

In 1668 Isabella Spencer was born to Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (26) and Anne Digby (22)

In 1671 Elizabeth Spencer was born to Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (29) and Anne Digby (25)

On 23 Apr 1675 Charles Spencer 3rd Earl Sunderland was born to Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (33) and Anne Digby (29)

In 1687 Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (45) was appointed 494th Knight Garter: James II

On 28 Sep 1702 Robert Spencer 2nd Earl Sunderland (61) died at Althorp

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland (8G Grandson Henry IV King England)

GrandFather: William Spencer 2nd Baron Spencer Wormleighton (8G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Robert Spencer 1st Baron Spencer Wormleighton

2G GrandFather: John Spencer

3G GrandFather: John Spencer

4G GrandFather: William Spencer

4G GrandMother: Susan Knightley

3G GrandMother: Katherine Kitson

2G GrandMother: Mary Caitlin Unknown

1G GrandMother: Margaret Willoughby (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Francis Willoughby (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Willoughby (11G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward Willoughby (10G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Filliol

3G GrandMother: Anne Grey (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Wotton

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Littleton

3G GrandFather: John Littleton

GrandMother: Penelope Wriothesley (7G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Wriothesley 2nd Earl Southampton

3G GrandFather: Thomas Wriothesley 1st Earl Southampton

3G GrandMother: Jane Cheney

2G GrandMother: Mary Browne (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Anthony Browne 1st Viscount Montague (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Anthony Browne (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Gage

3G GrandMother: Jane Radclyffe (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Stanley (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon (6G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

2G GrandFather: John Vernon (5G Grandson Henry IV King England)

3G GrandFather: George Vernon (4G Grandson Henry IV King England)

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Vernon (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Ludlow (3G Granddaughter Henry IV King England)

Mother: Dorothy Sidney (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Robert Sidney 2nd Earl Leicester (10G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester (9G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Sidney

3G GrandFather: William Sidney

4G GrandFather: Nicholas Sidney

4G GrandMother: Anne Brandon

3G GrandMother: Anne Pakenham

4G GrandFather: Hugh Pakenham

2G GrandMother: Mary Dudley (8G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland (7G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Dudley (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey 6th Baroness Lisle (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Jane Guildford (9G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward Guildford

4G GrandMother: Eleanor West (8G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

1G GrandMother: Barbara Gamage

2G GrandFather: John Gamage of Coity Castle

GrandMother: Dorothy Percy (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry "Wizard Earl" Percy 9th Earl Northumberland (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 8th Earl Northumberland (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Percy (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Katherine Spencer (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Harbottle

2G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Neville 4th Baron Latimer Snape (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Latimer Snape (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Dorothy Vere (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Lucy Somerset (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Browne (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandMother: Dorothy Devereux (7G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Devereux (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Viscount Hereford (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

3G GrandMother: Dorothy Hastings (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

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

2G GrandMother: Lettice Knollys (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Francis Knollys

4G GrandFather: Robert Knollys

3G GrandMother: Catherine Carey (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Carey (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Mary Boleyn (7G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)