BIOGRAPHY OF MERVYN TUCHET 2ND EARL CASTLEHAVEN 1593-1631

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: TUCHET

EVENTS

In 1593 Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven was born to George Tuchet 1st Earl Castlehaven (42) and Lucy Mervyn

In 1608 Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven (15) was knighted by James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland (41)

Before 1612 Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven and Elizabeth Barnham were married

In 1614 during the Addled Parliament Charles Thynne (46) was elected as MP Lymington. John "Black Sir John" Egerton (63) was elected as MP Lichfield. Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven (21) was elected as MP Dorset. Richard Edgecumbe (44) was elected as MP Bodmin.

In 1617 Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven (24) succeeded 2nd Earl Castlehaven, 12th Baron Audley Heighley in Staffordshire, 9th Baron Tuchet, 2nd Baron Audley of Orier

Around 1617 James Tuchet 3rd Earl Castlehaven was born to Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven (24) and Elizabeth Barnham (25)

In 1617 Frances Tuchet was born to Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven (24) and Elizabeth Barnham (25)

On 22 Jul 1624 Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven (31) and Anne Stanley (44) were married at Harefield

In 1630 Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven (37) was accused of raping his wife and committing sodomy with two of his servants.

Around Apr 1631 Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven (38) was attainted

On 14 May 1631 Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven (38) was beheaded at Tower Hill for the unnatural crime of sodomy, committed with his page Laurence (or Florence) FitzPatrick, who confessed to the crime and was executed; and assisting Giles Browning (alias Broadway), who was also executed, in the rape of his wife Anne, Countess of Castlehaven, in which Lord Castlehaven was found to have participated by restraining her.

George Tuchet was born to Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven and Elizabeth Barnham

Mervyn Tuchet 4th Earl Castlehaven was born to Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven and Elizabeth Barnham

Lucy Tuchet was born to Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven and Elizabeth Barnham

Dorothy Tuchet was born to Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven and Elizabeth Barnham

Anne Tuchet was born to Mervyn Tuchet 2nd Earl Castlehaven and Anne Stanley

ANCESTRY

Father: George Tuchet 1st Earl Castlehaven

GrandFather: Henry Tuchet 10th Baron Audley Heighley, 7th Baron Tuchet

1G GrandFather: George Tuchet 9th Baron Audley Heighley

2G GrandFather: John Tuchet 8th Baron Audley Heighley

3G GrandFather: James Tuchet 7th Baron Audley Heighley

4G GrandFather: John Tuchet 6th Baron Audley Heighley, 3rd Baron Tuchet

4G GrandMother: Anne Echingham

3G GrandMother: Margaret Dayrell

4G GrandFather: Richard Dayrell

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort

2G GrandMother: Mary Griffin

3G GrandFather: John Griffin 9th Baron Latimer Snape

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Tuke

2G GrandFather: Brian Tuke

GrandMother: Elizabeth Sneyd

1G GrandFather: William Sneyd

Mother: Lucy Mervyn

GrandFather: James Mervyn