BIOGRAPHY OF BARBARA VILLIERS 1ST DUCHESS CLEVELAND 1640-1709

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 10G Granddaughter Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 12G Granddaughter Philip "Bold" III King France

EVENTS

On 27 Nov 1640 Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 was born to William Villiers 2nd Viscount Grandison 1614-1643 (26) and Mary Bayning at St Margaret's Church, Westminster Abbey, Westminster

On 14 Apr 1659 Roger Palmer 1st Earl Castlemaine 1634-1705 (25) and Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (18) were married

Around Apr 1660 Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (29) natural Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (19)

In 1661 Roger Palmer 1st Earl Castlemaine 1634-1705 (27) was created 1st Earl Castlemaine, 1st Baron Limerick by Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (30) to Roger Palmer 1st Earl Castlemaine 1634-1705 (27) in gratitude for allowing his wife Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (20) to become the King's mistress.

On 25 Feb 1661 Anne Fitzroy 1661-1722 was born to Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (30) and Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (20) at Westminster

On 18 Jun 1662 Charles Fitzroy 1st Duke Southampton, 2nd Duke Cleveland 1662-1730 was born to Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (32) and Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (21)

On 28 Sep 1663 Henry Fitzroy 1st Duke Grafton 1663-1690 was born to Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (33) and Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (22)

On 05 Sep 1664 Charlotte Fitzroy 1664-1718 was born to Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (34) and Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (23)

On 28 Dec 1665 George Fitzroy 1st Duke Northumberland 1665-1716 was born to Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (35) and Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (25) at Merton College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1670 Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (29) was created 1st Duke Cleveland (1C 1670)

Before 1694. John Michael Wright 1617-1694. Portrait of Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709.

On 25 Nov 1705 Robert "Beau, Handsome" Fielding 1650-1712 (55) and Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (64) were married bigamously.

On 04 Dec 1706 Robert "Beau, Handsome" Fielding 1650-1712 (56) was found guilty of bigamy. The marriage between him and Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (66) was annulled. He escaped sentence by producing a letter from Anne Stewart I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1665-1714 (41) suspending his sentences. He lived out his days with Mary Wadsworth.

On 09 Oct 1709 Barbara Villiers 1st Duchess Cleveland 1640-1709 (68) died at Chiswick Mall, Chiswick, Middlesex

ANCESTRY

Father: William Villiers 2nd Viscount Grandison 1614-1643 (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Edward Villiers 1585-1626

1G GrandFather: George Villiers 1544-1606

1G GrandMother: Audrey Saunders

GrandMother: Barbara St John -1672 (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: John St John 1552-1594 (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Nicholas St John 1525-1589 (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John St John 1505-1576 (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John St John 1473-1512 (7G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan Iwardby

3G GrandMother: Margaret Carew 1508-1635 (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Carew 1469-1520 (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Malyn Oxenbridge

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Blount 1540-1597 (13G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Blount 1510-1564 (12G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Blount 1467-1508 (11G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Lucy Hungerford (11G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: Walter Hungerford -1596 (10G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Walter Hungerford 1st Baron Hungerford 1503-1540 (9G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward Hungerford -1522 (8G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Jane Zouche (11G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Susan Danvers 1478-1527

4G GrandFather: John Danvers 1452-1514

2G GrandMother: Anne Dormer

3G GrandFather: William Dormer 1513-1575

3G GrandMother: Mary Sidney -1542

4G GrandFather: William Sidney 1482-1554

4G GrandMother: Anne Pakenham 1485-1544

Mother: Mary Bayning (11G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Paul Bayning 1st Viscount Bayning 1588-1629

GrandMother: Anne Glemham (10G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Henry Glemham -1632

1G GrandMother: Anne Sackville (9G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset 1536-1608 (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Sackville 1507-1566 (7G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Sackville 1484-1557 (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Boleyn 1489- (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Winifred Brydges -1586

4G GrandFather: John Brydges Lord Mayor 1460-1530

4G GrandMother: Agnes Ayloffe

2G GrandMother: Cicely Baker