1560-1579-Elizabeth I

Battle of Dunbar

Battle of Dunbar: English

Battle of Dunbar: Scots

Death of Amy Robsart wife of Robert Dudley

On 08 Sep 1560, the day of the Abingon Fair, Amy Robsart -1560 died from falling down stairs at Cumnor Place, Abingdon, Berkshire. She was wife of Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester 1532-1588 (28) who was favourite of Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (27) . Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester 1532-1588 (28) was with Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (27) at Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire at the time. Foul play was suspected but not proven. The event was regarded suspciaously by many. The Queen's reputation being tarnished she could not risk a marriage with Dudley.

Battle of Corrichie

Battle of Corrichie: Mary Queen of Scots Forces

Battle of Corrichie: Earl Huntly's Forces

In 1562 John Gordon -1562 was executed during the Battle of Corrichie: Earl Huntly's Forces

Elizabeth I's visit to Cambridge University

In Aug 1564 Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (30) visited Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire accompanied by William Howard 1st Baron Howard 1510-1573 (54) and William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520- (43) . William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520- (43) was created as Master of Arts: Cambridge University.

Marriage of Richard Keyes and Mary Grey

On 19 Aug 1565 Mary Grey 1545-1578 (20) was present during the Marriage of Richard Keyes and Mary Grey

On 19 Aug 1565 Elizabeth Stafford 1546-1599 (19) witnessed during the Marriage of Richard Keyes and Mary Grey

On 19 Aug 1565 Ursula Stafford 1553- (12) witnessed during the Marriage of Richard Keyes and Mary Grey

On 19 Aug 1565 Thomas Keyes 1523-1571 (41) and Mary Grey 1545-1578 (20) were married during the Marriage of Richard Keyes and Mary Grey

Elizabeth I's visit to Oxford University

In 1566 William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520- (45) was created as Master of Arts: Oxford University at Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire during the Elizabeth I's visit to Oxford University

Marrriage of Mary "Queen of Scots" and James Hepburn, Earl Bothwell

On 15 May 1567 James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney 1534-1578 (33) and Mary "Queen of Scots" Stewart I Queen Scotland 1542-1587 (24) were married at Great Hall, Holyrood House, Holyrood during the Marrriage of Mary "Queen of Scots" and James Hepburn, Earl Bothwell. John Stewart Duke Orkney by marriage Duke Orkney

On 15 May 1567 Laurence Oliphant 4th Lord Oliphant 1529-1593 (38) was present at Great Hall, Holyrood House, Holyrood during the Marrriage of Mary "Queen of Scots" and James Hepburn, Earl Bothwell

Battle of St Denis

On 10 Nov 1567 John Norreys 1547-1597 (20) was present at St Denis during the Battle of St Denis

On 10 Nov 1567 William Norreys 1548-1579 (19) was present at St Denis during the Battle of St Denis

Royalists

Protestants (Hugenots)

Battle of Langside

In 1568 Robert Seton 1st Earl Winton 1553-1603 (15) fought during the Battle of Langside

On 13 May 1568 John Campbell -1568 killed at Langside, Glasgow during the Battle of Langside

On 13 May 1568 William "Younger" Douglas 7th Lord Drumlanrig -1572 fought at Langside, Glasgow during the Battle of Langside

Battle of Langside: Regent

Battle of Langside: Mary Queen of Scots

On 13 May 1568 Claud Hamilton 1st Lord Paisley 1546-1621 (21) fought at Langside, Glasgow during the Battle of Langside: Mary Queen of Scots

Rising of the North

In 1569 Charles Neville 6th Earl Westmoreland 1542-1601 (26) took part during the Rising of the North

In 1569 Christopher Neville distinguished himself. during the Rising of the North

In 1569 Cuthbert Neville 1549-1569 (20) died during the Rising of the North

In 1569 Egremont Radclyffe -1578 took part during the Rising of the North

Ridolphi Plot

In 1571 William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham 1527-1597 (43) implicated and imprisoned at home for months. during the Ridolphi Plot

In 1571 George Talbot 6th Earl Shrewsbury, 6th Earl Waterford 1528-1590 (43) was appointed as Lord High Steward during the Ridolphi Plot

On 05 Sep 1571 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 (35) was imprisoned at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London during the Ridolphi Plot

On 16 Jan 1572 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 (35) was tried for high treason during the Ridolphi Plot

On 16 Jan 1572 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset 1536-1608 (36) acted as judge during the Ridolphi Plot

On 02 Jun 1572 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk 1536-1572 (36) was executed during the Ridolphi Plot

Rathlin Island Massacre

On 26 Jul 1575 John Norreys 1547-1597 (28) ordered Rathlin Island Massacre at Rathlin, County Antrim.

On 26 Jul 1575 Henry Sidney 1529-1586 (46) devasted at Rathlin, County Antrim during the Rathlin Island Massacre

On 26 Jul 1575 Henry Sidney 1529-1586 (46) ordered at Rathlin, County Antrim during the Rathlin Island Massacre

On 26 Jul 1575 Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 (33) ordered the Rathlin Island Massacre at Rathlin, County Antrim

On 26 Jul 1575 Francis Drake 1540-1596 (35) commanded at Rathlin, County Antrim during the Rathlin Island Massacre

Francis Walsingham's Mission to the Low Countries

In 1578 William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham 1527-1597 (50) joined at Low Countries, Italy during the Francis Walsingham's Mission to the Low Countries