HENRY BENNET 1ST EARL ARLINGTON

Paternal Family Tree: Bennet

EVENTS

1618 born

1618 [0] baptised at Little Saxham

c 1628 [10] educated at Westminster School

c 1633 [15] educated at Christ Church College

1644 [26] wounded at Andover on the bridge of his nose during a skirmish.

Mar 1655 [37] married Elisabeth Nassau-beverweert

Mar 1657 [39] knighted

1661 [43] appointed Keeper of the Privy Purse

1661 [43] elected MP Callington

1665 [47] created 1st Baron Arlington of Harlington in Middlesex

22 Apr 1672 [54] created 1st Earl Arlington

15 Jun 1672 [54] appointed 476th Knight Garter: Charles II

28 Jul 1685 [67] died

CHILDREN

Mother: Elisabeth Nassau-beverweert

Isabella Bennet 2nd Countess Arlington a Mar 1655 [Father: 37] [Mother: 21]

ANCESTRY

Father: John Bennet of Dawley

Mother: Dorothy Crofts

GrandFather: John Crofts of Little Saxham