BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT DEVEREUX 2ND EARL ESSEX 1565-1601

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On 10 Nov 1565 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex was born to Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex and Lettice Knollys

On 22 Sep 1576 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex succeeded 9th Baron Bourchier

On 22 Sep 1576 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex succeeded 11th Baron Ferrers of Chartley

On 22 Sep 1576 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex succeeded 3rd Viscount Hereford

On 22 Sep 1576 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex succeeded 2nd Earl Essex (8C 1572)

In 1577 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex educated at Trinity College

On Jun 1587 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex was appointed as Master of the Horse

In 1588 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex was appointed 369th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

In 1590 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex and Frances Walsingham were married

On 11 Jan 1591 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex was born to Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex and Frances Walsingham

In 1593 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex was appointed as Privy Council

On 25 Jun 1596 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex was present at Cadiz

In 1599 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Ireland

On 30 Sep 1599 Frances Devereux was born to Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex and Frances Walsingham

On Jun 1600 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex placed under house arrest

On 25 Feb 1601 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex was beheaded at Tower Green during the Essex Rebellion

Matthew Browne was knighted by Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex at Cadiz

Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex natural Elizabeth Southwell

Dorothy Devereux was born to Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex and Frances Walsingham

Walter Devereux was born to Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex and Elizabeth Southwell

ANCESTRY

Father: Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex

GrandFather: Richard Devereux

2G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Viscount Hereford

3G GrandFather: John Devereux 8th Baron Ferrers

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers

5G GrandFather: Walter Devereux

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury

4G GrandMother: Anne Ferrers 7th Baron Ferrers

5G GrandFather: William Ferrers 6th Baron Ferrers

2G GrandMother: Mary Grey

3G GrandFather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset

4G GrandFather: John Grey

5G GrandFather: Edward Grey 6th Baron Ferrers

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Ferrers 6th Baron Ferrers

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England

5G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

5G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg

3G GrandMother: Cecily Bonville 2nd Baron Bonville, 7th Baron Harington

4G GrandFather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington

5G GrandFather: William Bonville

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harrington

4G GrandMother: Katherine Neville

5G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury

5G GrandMother: Alice Montagu

GrandMother: Dorothy Hastings

2G GrandFather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon

3G GrandFather: Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings

4G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings

5G GrandFather: Leonard Hastings

5G GrandMother: Alice Camoys

4G GrandMother: Katherine Neville

5G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury

5G GrandMother: Alice Montagu

3G GrandMother: Mary Hungerford 4th Baron Hungerford

4G GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford

5G GrandFather: Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Moleyns

4G GrandMother: Anne Percy

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings

2G GrandMother: Anne Stafford

3G GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford

5G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham

5G GrandMother: Anne Neville

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort

5G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp

3G GrandMother: Catherine Woodville

4G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

5G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

5G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

4G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg

5G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg

5G GrandMother: Margherita Baux

Mother: Lettice Knollys

GrandFather: Francis Knollys

2G GrandFather: Robert Knollys

3G GrandFather: Robert Knollys

4G GrandFather: Richard Knollys

4G GrandMother: Margaret Doyley

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Troutbeck

4G GrandFather: John Troutbeck

GrandMother: Catherine Carey

2G GrandFather: William Carey

3G GrandFather: Thomas Carey

4G GrandFather: William Carey

5G GrandFather: Philip Carey

5G GrandMother: Christiana Orchard

4G GrandMother: Anna Fulford

5G GrandFather: Baldwin Fulford

3G GrandMother: Margaret Spencer

4G GrandFather: Robert Spencer

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Beaufort

5G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp

2G GrandMother: Mary Boleyn

3G GrandFather: Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde

4G GrandFather: William Boleyn

5G GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn

5G GrandMother: Ann Hoo

4G GrandMother: Margaret Butler

5G GrandFather: Thomas Butler 7th Earl Ormonde

5G GrandMother: Anne Hankford

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Howard

4G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk

5G GrandFather: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk

5G GrandMother: Katherine Moleyns

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney

5G GrandFather: Frederick Tilney

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney