ROBERT DEVEREUX 2ND EARL ESSEX

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DESCENT

7Great Grandson Edward III King England

EVENTS

10 Nov 1565 born

22 Sep 1576 [11] succeeded 9th Baron Bourchier

22 Sep 1576 [11] succeeded 11th Baron Ferrers Chartley

22 Sep 1576 [11] succeeded 3rd Viscount Hereford

22 Sep 1576 [11] succeeded 2nd Earl Essex (8C 1572)

1577 [12] educated at Trinity College

Jun 1587 [22] appointed Master of the Horse

1588 [23] appointed 369th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

1590 [25] married Frances Walsingham

1593 [28] appointed Privy Council

1599 [34] appointed Lord Lieutenant Ireland

Jun 1600 [35] placed under house arrest

25 Feb 1601 [36] beheaded at Essex Rebellion at Tower Green

CHILDREN

Mother: Frances Walsingham

Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 11 Jan 1591 [Father: 25] [Mother: 24]

Dorothy Devereux

Frances Devereux 30 Sep 1599 [Father: 33] [Mother: 32]

Mother: Elizabeth Southwell

Walter Devereux

ANCESTRY

Father: Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex (6G GS Edward III)

Grandfather: Richard Devereux (5G GS Edward III)

1G Grandfather: Walter Devereux 1st Viscount Hereford (8G GS Edward I)

2G Grandfather: John Devereux 8th Baron Ferrers Chartley (7G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

3G Grandmother: Anne 7th Baroness Ferrers Chartley (6G GD Edward I)

1G Grandmother: Mary Grey (4G GD Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (7G GS Henry III)

3G Grandfather: John of Groby Grey (7G GS John I)

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (6G GD Henry III)

2G Grandmother: Cecily 2nd Baroness Bonville, 7th Baroness Harington (3G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington (6G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Katherine Neville (2G GD Edward III)

Grandmother: Dorothy Hastings (5G GD Edward III)

1G Grandfather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon (4G GS Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Edward 2nd Baron Hastings (3G GS Edward III)

3G Grandfather: William 1st Baron Hastings

3G Grandmother: Katherine Neville (2G GD Edward III)

2G Grandmother: Mary 4th Baroness Hungerford (4G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Thomas Hungerford (7G GS Henry III)

3G Grandmother: Anne Percy (3G GD Edward III)

1G Grandmother: Anne Stafford (4G GD Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (3G GS Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Humphrey Stafford (2G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Margaret Beaufort (2G GD Edward III)

2G Grandmother: Catherine Woodville (6G GD Henry III)

3G Grandfather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

3G Grandmother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G GD Henry III)

Mother: Lettice Knollys 1st Countess Essex, 1st Countess Leicester (6G GD Edward III)

Grandfather: Francis Knollys

1G Grandfather: Robert Knollys

Grandmother: Catherine Carey (5G GD Edward III)

1G Grandfather: William Carey (4G GS Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Thomas Carey (5G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: William Carey (4G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Anna Fulford

2G Grandmother: Margaret Spencer (3G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Robert Spencer

3G Grandmother: Eleanor Beaufort (2G GD Edward III)

1G Grandmother: Mary Boleyn (7G GD Edward I)

2G Grandfather: Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde (6G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: William Boleyn

3G Grandmother: Margaret Butler (5G GD Edward I)

2G Grandmother: Elizabeth Howard (6G GD Edward I)

3G Grandfather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (5G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Tilney (8G GD John I)