BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT DUDLEY 1ST EARL LEICESTER 1532-1588

EVENTS

On 24 Jun 1532 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester was born to John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland and Jane Guildford

On 04 Jun 1550 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester and Amy Robsart were married

On 25 Jul 1553 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester was imprisoned for supporting Lady Jane Grey at Beauchamp Tower during the Succession of Lady Jane Grey

On Apr 1559 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester was appointed 342th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

On 08 Sep 1560 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester was with Elizabeth I King England and Ireland at Windsor Castle during the Death of Amy wife of Robert Dudley

In 1564 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester was created 1st Earl Leicester (3C 1564)

Around 1569 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester natural Douglas Howard

On 07 Aug 1574 Robert Dudley was born to Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester and Douglas Howard at Richmond Palace

On 21 Sep 1578 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester and Lettice Knollys were married

In 1586 William Knollys 1st Earl Banbury was knighted by Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester

On 04 Sep 1588 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester died at Cornbury Park

After 04 Sep 1588 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester was buried at Beauchamp Chapel

ANCESTRY

Father: John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland

GrandFather: Edmund Dudley

2G GrandFather: John Dudley

3G GrandFather: John Dudley 1st Baron Dudley

4G GrandFather: John Sutton 4th Baron Sutton

5G GrandFather: John Sutton 3rd Baron Sutton

5G GrandMother: Joan Unknown

4G GrandMother: Constance Blount

5G GrandFather: Walter Blount

5G GrandMother: Sancha Toledo

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley

4G GrandFather: John Berkeley

5G GrandFather: Thomas Rich Berkeley 8th Baron Berkeley

5G GrandMother: Catherine Clivedon

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bettershorne

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bramshott

GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey 6th Baron Lisle

2G GrandFather: Edward Grey 1st Viscount Lisle

3G GrandFather: Edward Grey 6th Baron Ferrers

4G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 3rd Baron Grey

5G GrandFather: Reginald Grey 2nd Baron Grey

5G GrandMother: Alianore Strange

4G GrandMother: Joan Astley

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Ferrers 6th Baron Ferrers

4G GrandFather: Henry Ferrers

5G GrandFather: William Ferrers 5th Baron Ferrers

5G GrandMother: Philippa Clifford

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Talbot 3rd Baron Lisle

3G GrandFather: John Talbot 1st Viscount Lisle

4G GrandFather: John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury, 1st Earl Waterford

5G GrandFather: Richard Talbot 7th Baron Strange Blackmere, 4th Baron Talbot

5G GrandMother: Ankaret Strange 7th Baron Strange Blackmere

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp

5G GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley 4th Baron Lisle

3G GrandMother: Joan Cheddar

4G GrandFather: Thomas Cheddar

Mother: Jane Guildford

GrandFather: Edward Guildford

2G GrandFather: Richard Guildford

2G GrandMother: Ann Pympe

GrandMother: Eleanor West

2G GrandFather: Thomas West 8th Baron De La Warr

3G GrandFather: Richard West 7th Baron De La Warr

4G GrandFather: Reginald West 3rd Baron West, 6th Baron De La Warr

5G GrandFather: Thomas West 2nd Baron West

5G GrandMother: Ida St Amaund

4G GrandMother: Margaret Thorley

3G GrandMother: Katherine Hungerford

4G GrandFather: Robert Hungerford 2nd Baron Hungerford

5G GrandFather: Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Or Catherine Peverell

4G GrandMother: Margaret Botreaux

5G GrandFather: William Botreaux 3rd Baron Botreaux

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Or Cecilia Beaumont

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Mortimer