BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS CECIL 1ST EARL EXETER 1542-1623

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: CECIL

EVENTS

On 05 May 1542 Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter was born to William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley (21) and Mary Cheke

On 15 Jan 1559 Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland (25) was crowned I King England and Ireland: Tudor by Owen Oglethorpe Bishop Carlisle (52) at Westminster Abbey. Margaret Audley (19) carried the train. Nicholas Heath Archbishop York (58) censed. Edward Dymoke (51) attended as the Queen's Champion. Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk (22) , Francis Talbot 5th Earl Shrewsbury, 5th Earl Waterford (59) , Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel (46) , Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter (16) and William Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke (58) attended. [Coronation of Elizabeth I]

In 1566 William Cecil 2nd Earl Exeter was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter (23) and Dorothy Neville (18)

On 07 Dec 1570 Richard Cecil was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter (28) and Dorothy Neville (22)

On 29 Feb 1572 Edward Cecil 1st Viscount Wimbledon was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter (29) and Dorothy Neville (24)

On 04 Aug 1598 Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter (56) succeeded 2nd Baron Burghley

In 1601 Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter (58) was appointed 392nd Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

In 1601 Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter (58) was created 1st Earl Exeter

After 1609 Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter and Frances Brydges were married

On 08 Feb 1623 Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter (80) died

After 08 Feb 1623 Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter was buried at St John the Baptist's Chapel

Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter educated at Trinity College

Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter and Dorothy Neville were married

Catherine Cecil was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter and Dorothy Neville

Lucy Cecil was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter and Dorothy Neville

Mildred Cecil was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter and Dorothy Neville

Mary Cecil was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter and Dorothy Neville

Dorothy Cecil was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter and Dorothy Neville

Elizabeth Cecil was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter and Dorothy Neville

Thomas Cecil was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter and Dorothy Neville

Frances Cecil was born to Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter and Dorothy Neville

ANCESTRY

Father: William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley

GrandFather: Richard Cecil

1G GrandFather: David Cecil

2G GrandFather: Richard Cecil

1G GrandMother: Alice Dicons

GrandMother: Jane Heckington

1G GrandFather: William Heckington

Mother: Mary Cheke

GrandFather: Peter Cheke

1G GrandFather: Robert Cheke