BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS WENTWORTH 1ST EARL CLEVELAND 1591-1667

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: WENTWORTH

EVENTS

In 1591 Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland was born to Henry Wentworth 3rd Baron Wentworth (32) and Anne Hopton

In 1593 Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland (2) succeeded 4th Baron Wentworth

Before 1612 Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland and Anne Unknown were married

Before 02 Feb 1612 Thomas Wentworth 5th Baron Wentworth was born to Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland and Anne Unknown

In 1626 Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland (35) was created 1st Earl Cleveland

On 27 Oct 1644 Maurice Palatinate-Simmern (23) fought for the defeated Royalist army at the Second Battle of Newbury at Speen. Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland (53) was captured. Edward St John (27) killed.

On 03 Sep 1651 at the Battle of Worcester Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland (21) Oliver Cromwell Lord Protector (52) commanded the Parliamentary army with Charles Howard 1st Earl Carlisle (22) . In the Royalist army Francis Talbot 11th Earl Shrewsbury, 11th Earl Waterford (28) , Thomas Blagge (38) and Archibald Campbell 9th Earl Argyll (22) fought. Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland (60) was captured. Giles Strangeways (36) provided 300 gold pieces to Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland (21) following his defeat. [Worcester]

In 1656 Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland (65) was imprisoned at Tower of London

On 25 Mar 1667 Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland (76) died

Anne Wentworth 7th Baroness Wentworth was born to Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland and Anne Unknown

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Wentworth 3rd Baron Wentworth

GrandFather: Thomas Wentworth 2nd Baron Wentworth

1G GrandFather: Thomas Wentworth 1st Baron Wentworth

2G GrandFather: Richard Wentworth 6th Baron Despencer

3G GrandFather: Henry Wentworth 5th Baron Despencer

4G GrandFather: Philip Wentworth 4th Baron Despencer

4G GrandMother: Mary Clifford

3G GrandMother: Anne Saye

4G GrandFather: John Saye

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney

2G GrandMother: Anne Tyrrell

3G GrandFather: James Tyrrell

4G GrandFather: William Tyrrell

4G GrandMother: Margaret Darcy

3G GrandMother: Anne Arundell

4G GrandFather: John Arundell

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Morley

1G GrandMother: Margaret Fortescue

2G GrandFather: Adrian Fortescue

3G GrandFather: John Fortescue

4G GrandFather: Richard Fortescue

3G GrandMother: Alice Boleyn

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn Lord Mayor

4G GrandMother: Ann Hoo

Mother: Anne Hopton