GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree

Descent English Royalty: 7G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 9G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

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

EVENTS

On 10 Nov 1565 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex was born to Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex (24) and Lettice Knollys (22)

On 22 Sep 1576 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (10) succeeded 2nd Earl Essex (8C 1572), 3rd Viscount Hereford, 11th Baron Ferrers Chartley, 9th Baron Bourchier

In 1577 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (11) educated at Trinity College

On Jun 1587 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (21) was appointed as Master of the Horse

In 1588 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (22) was appointed 369th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

In 1590 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (24) and Frances Walsingham (23) were married

On 11 Jan 1591 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex was born to Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (25) and Frances Walsingham (24)

In 1593 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (27) was appointed as Privy Council

On 25 Jun 1596 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (30) was present at Cadiz

In 1599 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (33) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Ireland

On 30 Sep 1599 Frances Devereux was born to Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (33) and Frances Walsingham (32)

In Jun 1600 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (34) placed under house arrest

On 30 Oct 1600 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (34) was refused the renewal of his lucrative monopoly on Sweet Wine by Elizabeth I King England and Ireland (67) effectively bankrupting him.

In Jan 1601 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (35) commenced a rebellion against Elizabeth I King England and Ireland (67) and her advisor Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury (37) known as the Essex Rebellion.

On 08 Feb 1601 Thomas Egerton 1st Viscount Brackley (61) and three others were held hostage by Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (35) at Essex House. Thomas Egerton 1st Viscount Brackley (61) attempted to rouse London but his support never materialised. When he returned to Essex House he found the hostages gone. Essex House was besieged by the Queen's men under Charles Howard 1st Earl Nottingham (65) . Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (35) and Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton (27) surrendered. Charles Danvers and Christopher Blount (36) took part. [Essex Rebellion]

On 25 Feb 1601 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (35) 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 (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Richard Devereux (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Viscount Hereford (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: John Devereux 8th Baron Ferrers Chartley (7G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Walter Devereux (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury

4G GrandMother: Anne Ferrers 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: William Ferrers 6th Baron Ferrers Chartley (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Mary Grey (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (7G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Grey (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Edward Grey 6th Baron Ferrers Groby (6G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Ferrers 6th Baron Ferrers Groby (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

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

3G GrandMother: Cecily Bonville 7th Baron Harington, 2nd Baron Bonville (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: William Bonville (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Harrington

4G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

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

GrandMother: Dorothy Hastings (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings

5G GrandFather: Leonard Hastings

5G GrandMother: Alice Camoys

4G GrandMother: Katherine Neville (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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

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

3G GrandMother: Mary Hungerford 4th Baron Hungerford (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford (7G Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Robert Hungerford 3rd Baron Hungerford (6G Grandson Henry III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Moleyns

4G GrandMother: Anne Percy (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings (6G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Anne Stafford (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Stafford his grandfather 2nd Duke Buckingham (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Anne Neville (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Catherine Woodville (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

5G GrandFather: Richard Woodville Chamberlain to the Duke

5G GrandMother: Joan Bittelsgate

4G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

5G GrandFather: Peter Luxembourg I Count Saint-Pol (4G Grandson Henry III King England)

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

Mother: Lettice Knollys (6G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

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 (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: William Carey (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Carey (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: William Carey (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Philip Carey (3G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Christiana Orchard

4G GrandMother: Anna Fulford

5G GrandFather: Baldwin Fulford

3G GrandMother: Margaret Spencer (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Spencer

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Beaufort (2G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

5G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset (1G Grandson Edward III King England)

5G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Mary Boleyn (7G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: William Boleyn

5G GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn Lord Mayor

5G GrandMother: Ann Hoo

4G GrandMother: Margaret Butler (5G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Thomas Butler 7th Earl Ormonde (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Anne Hankford (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Howard (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (5G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandFather: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

5G GrandMother: Katherine Moleyns

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney (8G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

5G GrandFather: Frederick Tilney

5G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney (7G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)