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15 Jan 1559 Westminster Abbey: Coronation of Elizabeth I

Elizabeth I Queen England and Ireland [26] was crowned I King England and Ireland: Tudor

Nicholas Heath Archbishop York [58] censed (perfumed)

Owen Oglethorpe Bishop Carlisle [52] presided

Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk [23] attended

William Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke [58] attended

Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter [17] attended

Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel [47] attended

Francis Talbot 5th Earl Shrewsbury, 5th Earl Waterford [59] attended

Margaret Audley [19] carried the train

Edward Dymoke [51] attended as the Queen's Champion

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03 Sep 1560 Battle of Dunbar

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Battle of Dunbar

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03 Sep 1650 Archibald Campbell 9th Earl Argyll [21]

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Sep 1560 Cumnor Place: Death of Amy wife of Robert Dudley

Amy Dudley, wife of Elizabeth I Queen England and Ireland's favourite, died having fallen down the stairs. Whilst there was no evidence to suggest anything other than an accident the convenience of her death provoked speculation.

08 Sep 1560 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester [28] was at Windsor Castle with Elizabeth I Queen England and Ireland

08 Sep 1560 Amy Robsart fell down a flight of stairs

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28 Oct 1562 Meikle Tap: Battle of Corrichie

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Battle of Corrichie

Mary Queen of Scots Forces

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Battle of Corrichie

Earl Huntly's Forces

1562 John Gordon was executed

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1564 Elizabeth I's visit to Cambridge University

William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley [44] was created Master of Arts: Cambridge University

Aug 1564 William Howard 1st Baron Howard of Effingham [54] accompanied Elizabeth I Queen England and Ireland on a visit to Cambridge

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19 Aug 1565 Marriage of Richard Keyes and Mary Grey

Mary Grey, younger sister of Jane "Nine Day Queen" I Queen England and Ireland, both descendants of Mary Tudor Queen Consort France, married Thomas Keyes without the permission Elizabeth I Queen England and Ireland. He was imprisoned immediately thereafter. They never saw each other again.

Thomas Keyes [41] married Mary Grey

Ursula Stafford [12] witnessed

Elizabeth Stafford [19] witnessed

Mary Grey [20] was present

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1566 Elizabeth I's visit to Oxford University

William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley [46] was created Master of Arts: Oxford University

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15 May 1567 Great Hall: Marrriage of Mary "Queen of Scots" and James Hepburn, Earl Bothwell

James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney [33] married Mary "Queen of Scots" I Queen Scotland

Laurence Oliphant 4th Lord Oliphant [38] was present

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10 Nov 1567 Battle of St Denis

William Norreys [19] was present

John Norreys [20] was present

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Battle of St Denis

Royalists

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Battle of St Denis

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13 May 1568 Battle of Langside

1568 Robert Seton 1st Earl Winton [15]

William "Younger" Douglas 7th Lord Drumlanrig

John Campbell killed

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Battle of Langside

Regent

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Battle of Langside

Mary Queen of Scots

Claud Hamilton 1st Lord Paisley [22]

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1569 Rising of the North

Charles Neville 6th Earl Westmoreland [27] took part

Egremont Radclyffe took part

Cuthbert Neville [20] died

Christopher Neville distinguished himself.

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1571 Ridolphi Plot

05 Sep 1571 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk [35] was imprisoned at Tower of London

16 Jan 1572 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk [36] was tried for high treason

02 June 1572 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk [36] was executed

1571 George Talbot 6th Earl Waterford, 6th Earl Shrewsbury [43] was appointed Lord High Steward

16 Jan 1572 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset [36] acted as judge

1571 William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham [44] implicated and imprisoned at home for months.

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26 Jul 1575 Rathlin Island Massacre

At which Drake and Norreys, despite the surrender of the defenders, killed 200 defenders and 400 civilians.

Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex [34] ordered

Henry Sidney Lord Deputy of Ireland [46] ordered

Henry Sidney Lord Deputy of Ireland [46] devasted

Francis Drake [35] commanded

John Norreys [28] ordered

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1578 Francis Walsingham's Mission to the Low Countries

William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham [51] joined

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Second Desmond Rebellion

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Second Desmond Rebellion

25 Aug 1580 Battle of Glenmalure

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Second Desmond Rebellion

Battle of Glenmalure

Irish Rebels

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Second Desmond Rebellion

Battle of Glenmalure

English and Irish Crown

Arthur Grey 14th Baron Grey of Wilton [44]

Peter Carew killed

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Nov 1580 Siege of Smerwick

At which around 400 Papal Spanish and Italian soldiers surrendered and were thereafter beheaded.

Arthur Grey 14th Baron Grey of Wilton [44] laid siege to the Smerwick garrison.

Edward Denny [33] led a company

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c Jul 1586 Babington Plot

Christopher Wray [62] passed sentence of death

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Babington Plot

Correspondence

06 Jul 1586 Anthony Babington [25] wrote to Mary Mary "Queen of Scots" I Queen Scotland, telling her that he and a group of friends were planning to assassinate Elizabeth I Queen England and Ireland.

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Babington Plot

Arrests

04 Aug 1586 John Ballard arrested and under torture he confessed and implicated Anthony Babington

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Babington Plot

20 Sep 1586 St Giles' Field: Executions

Chideock Tichbourne [24] hanged, drawn and quartered

Thomas Salusbury [22] hanged, drawn and quartered

Henry Donn hanged, drawn and quartered

John Ballard hanged, drawn and quartered

Anthony Babington [25] hanged, drawn and quartered

21 Sep 1586 Robert Gage was executed

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14 Oct 1586 Presence Chamber: Trial of Mary Queen of Scots

1585 Henry Wentworth 3rd Baron Wentworth [27] acted as judge at Great Hall

John Stourton 9th Baron Stourton [33] acted as judge

Edward Zouche 11th Baron Zouche Harringworth [30] acted as judge and was the only person to offer any dissent against the judgement and subsequent sentence of death.

Lewis Mordaunt 3rd Baron Mordaunt [48] acted as judge

Henry Compton 1st Baron Compton of Compton in Warwickshire [42] acted as judge

Christopher Wray [62] was appointed Assessor.

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Trial of Mary Queen of Scots

Right Side

Henry Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke [48] witnessed

William Somerset 3rd Earl Worcester [60] witnessed

Edward Vere 17th Earl Oxford [36] witnessed

George Talbot 6th Earl Waterford, 6th Earl Shrewsbury [58] witnessed

Ambrose Dudley 3rd Earl Warwick [56] witnessed

Henry Stanley 4th Earl Derby [55] witnessed

Edward Manners 3rd Earl Rutland [37] witnessed

Henry Grey 6th Earl Kent [45] witnessed

Henry Clinton 2nd Earl Lincoln [47] witnessed

George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland [28] witnessed

Anthony Browne 1st Viscount Montague [58] witnessed

William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley [66] witnessed

Thomas Bromley [56] presided

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Trial of Mary Queen of Scots

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John St John 2nd Baron St John Bletso witnessed

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22 Sep 1586 Battle of Zutphen

Robert Sidney 1st Earl Leicester [23]

Philip Sidney [32] was wounded

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Feb 1587 Great Hall: Execution of Mary Queen of Scots

08 Feb 1587 Mary "Queen of Scots" I Queen Scotland [45] was beheaded

08 Feb 1587 George Talbot 6th Earl Waterford, 6th Earl Shrewsbury [59] witnessed

Sep 1592 Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton [19] attended

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Jul 1588 Spanish Armada

26 Jul 1588 Roger Townshend [44] was knighted

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1589 Trial of Philip Earl of Arundel

Henry Stanley 4th Earl Derby [58] was present

18 Apr 1589 Philip Howard 20th Earl Arundel [32] was tried for high treason.

18 Apr 1589 Christopher Wray [65] acted as judge

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Aug 1591 Elizabeth I's visit to Cowdray House

Henry Browne organised the hunting

George Browne was knighted

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03 Oct 1594 Battle of Glenlivet

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Scottish Protestants

Archibald Campbell 7th Earl Argyll [19] commanded

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25 Jun 1596 Cadiz Expedition

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23 Jul 1596 Somerset House: Death of Henry Carey 1st Baron Hunsdon

Elizabeth I Queen England and Ireland [63] was present

Henry Carey 1st Baron Hunsdon [70] died

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Nov 1597 Battle of Carrickfergus

John Chichester was beheaded by Randal "Arranach" Macdonnell 1st Earl Antrim

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1601 Essex Rebellion

Feb 1601 Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton [28] was sentenced to death

25 Feb 1601 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex [36] was beheaded at Tower Green

Feb 1559 Benedict Lee died