BIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM STANLEY 6TH EARL DERBY 1561-1642

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 2G Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

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

EVENTS

Around 1561 William Stanley 6th Earl Derby was born to Henry Stanley 4th Earl Derby (29) and Margaret Clifford (21)

Around 1575 William Stanley 6th Earl Derby (14) educated St John's College

On 16 Apr 1594 William Stanley 6th Earl Derby (33) succeeded, 6th Earl Derby (3C 1485)

On 26 Jan 1595 William Stanley 6th Earl Derby (34) and Elizabeth Vere Lord Mann (19) were married

In 1601 William Stanley 6th Earl Derby (40) was appointed 391th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

On 31 Jan 1607 James Stanley 7th Earl Derby was born to William Stanley 6th Earl Derby (46) and Elizabeth Vere Lord Mann (31) at Knowsley

On 29 Sep 1642 William Stanley 6th Earl Derby (81) died

Robert Stanley was born to William Stanley 6th Earl Derby and Elizabeth Vere Lord Mann

Anne Stanley was born to William Stanley 6th Earl Derby and Elizabeth Vere Lord Mann

Elizabeth Stanley was born to William Stanley 6th Earl Derby and Elizabeth Vere Lord Mann

Elizabeth Stanley was born to William Stanley 6th Earl Derby and Elizabeth Vere Lord Mann

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Stanley 4th Earl Derby (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Stanley 2nd Earl Derby (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: George Stanley 9th Baron Strange Knockin, 5th Baron Mohun Dunster (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas King Mann (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Stanley 1st Baron Stanley

5G GrandMother: Jane Goushill (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Neville (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Montagu her father 5th Earl Salisbury (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Strange 9th Baron Strange Knockin, 5th Baron Mohun Dunster (7G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Strange 8th Baron Strange Knockin, 4th Baron Mohun Dunster (8G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Strange 3rd Baron Mohun Dunster, 7th Baron Strange Knockin (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cobham (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Jacquetta Woodville (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

5G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandMother: Anne Hastings (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings

5G GrandFather: Leonard Hastings

5G GrandMother: Alice Camoys

4G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Montagu her father 5th Earl Salisbury (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Mary Hungerford 4th Baron Hungerford (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford (7G Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (6G Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Moleyns

4G GrandMother: Anne Percy (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandMother: Dorothy Howard (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

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

5G GrandFather: John Howard (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Alice Tendring

4G GrandMother: Margaret Mowbray (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Mowbray 1st Duke Norfolk (2G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Fitzalan (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Katherine Moleyns

2G GrandMother: Agnes Tilney

3G GrandFather: Hugh Tilney

4G GrandFather: Philip Tilney

Mother: Margaret Clifford (1G Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

GrandFather: Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry "Shepherd Lord" Clifford 10th Baron Clifford (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Clifford 8th Baron Clifford (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Joan Dacre (5G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Bromflete (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Bromflete 1st Baron Vesci

5G GrandMother: Joan Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne St John (9G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John St John (8G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

5G GrandFather: Oliver St John

5G GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp (7G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Alice Bradshaigh

5G GrandFather: Thomas Bradshaigh

2G GrandMother: Margaret Percy (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Maud Herbert (8G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

5G GrandMother: Anne Devereux (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

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

4G GrandFather: Robert Spencer

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Beaufort (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandMother: Eleanor Brandon (Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

2G GrandFather: Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William Brandon (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: William Brandon

5G GrandFather: Robert Brandon

5G GrandMother: Ada Calthorpe

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Wingfield (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Wingfield (10G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Goushill (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bruyn

2G GrandMother: Mary Tudor Queen Consort France (Daughter Henry VII King England and Ireland)

3G GrandFather: Henry VII King England and Ireland (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond (6G Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Owen Tudor

5G GrandMother: Catherine Valois Queen Consort England (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp (7G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth York Queen Consort England (Daughter Edward IV King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward IV King England (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard York 3rd Duke York (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

5G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)