BIOGRAPHY OF EDWARD SOMERSET 4TH EARL WORCESTER 1550-1628

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: ANJOU

Descent English Royalty: 6G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 9G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 16G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1550 Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester was born to William Somerset 3rd Earl Worcester (24) and Christina North

On Dec 1571 Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester (21) and Elizabeth Hastings (25) were married

In 1577 Henry Somerset 1st Marquess Worcester was born to Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester (27) and Elizabeth Hastings (31)

In 1579 Thomas Somerset 1st Viscount Somerset was born to Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester (29) and Elizabeth Hastings (33)

In 1587 Charles Somerset was born to Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester (37) and Elizabeth Hastings (41)

On 21 Feb 1589 Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester (39) succeeded 4th Earl Worcester (5C 1514)

In 1593 Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester (43) was appointed 379th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

In 1606 Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester (56) was appointed as Keeper of the Great Park

On 03 Mar 1628 Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester (78) died

After 03 Mar 1628 Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester was buried at Church of St Cadoc

Elizabeth Somerset was born to Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester and Elizabeth Hastings

Catherine Somerset was born to Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester and Elizabeth Hastings

Blanche Somerset was born to Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester and Elizabeth Hastings

Frances Somerset was born to Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester and Elizabeth Hastings

ANCESTRY

Father: William Somerset 3rd Earl Worcester (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Charles Somerset 1st Earl Worcester (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset (Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley 4th Baron Lisle (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Joan Hill

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Herbert 3rd Baroness Herbert Raglan (7G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke (8G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

4G GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert

4G GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

3G GrandMother: Anne Devereux (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury

2G GrandMother: Mary Woodville (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

4G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

4G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

3G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margherita Baux (5G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

GrandMother: Elizabeth Browne (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Anthony Browne (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Browne Lord Treasurer, Lord Chancellor

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

3G GrandFather: Thomas Fitzalan (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Fitzalan 2nd Baron Maltravers, 2nd Baron Arundel (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Despencer (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Joan Moyns

1G GrandMother: Lucy Neville (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

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

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

4G GrandFather: Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Isabel Ingaldsthorpe (5G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Edmund Ingaldsthorpe

4G GrandFather: Thomas Ingaldsthorpe

4G GrandMother: Margaret Pole

3G GrandMother: Joan Tiptoft (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Tiptoft 1st Baron Tiptoft

4G GrandMother: Joyce Charleton (3G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

Mother: Christina North

GrandFather: Edward North 1st Baron North