Biography of William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Seymour

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 23 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 14 Grand Son of Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd 1055-1137

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 19 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 14 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 3 Grand Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

Kings Scotland: Great x 16 Grand Son of Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040

Kings Franks: Great x 13 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 6 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France 1368-1422

Timeline

In 1588 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 was born to Edward Seymour 1561-1612 and Honora Rogers

On 22 Jun 1610 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 and Arbella Stewart 1575-1615 were married

On 03 Mar 1617 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset were married at Drayton Bassett, Lichfield, Staffordshire

In 1618 Frances Seymour Countess Southampton 1618-1681 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

In 1621 William Seymour 1621-1642 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

On 06 Apr 1621 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 succeeded 2nd Earl Hertford (3C 1559). Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset by marriage Earl Hertford (3C 1559).

In 1622 Robert Seymour 1622-1646 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

In 1626 Henry Seymour 1626-1654 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

In 1637 Mary Seymour Countess Winchelsea 1637-1673 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

In 1637 Jane Seymour Baroness Clifford 1637-1679 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

Before 1646 John Seymour 4th Duke Somerset 1645-1675 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

In 1650 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 was appointed 447th Knight Garter: Charles II

In 1660 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 was restored 2nd Duke Somerset (4C 1547). Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset by marriage Duke Somerset (4C 1547).

In 1660 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 died

Ancestry

Father: Edward Seymour 1561-1612

GrandFather: Edward Seymour 1st Earl Hertford 1539-1621

Great GrandFather: Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552

Great Great GrandFather: John Seymour 1474-1536

Great Great GrandMother: Margery Wentworth

Great GrandMother: Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587

Great Great GrandFather: Edward Stanhope 1462-1487

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Bourchier 1472-1557

GrandMother: Catherine Grey Countess Hertford 1540-1568

Great GrandFather: Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554

Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530

Great Great GrandMother: Margaret Paternal Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535

Great GrandMother: Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559

Great Great GrandFather: Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545

Great Great GrandMother: Mary Tudor Queen Consort France 1496-1533

Mother: Honora Rogers