BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN THYNNE 1515-1580

EVENTS

Around 1515 John Thynne 1515-1580 was born to Thomas Thynne and Margaret Eynns at Church Stretton, Shropshire

In 1539 John Thynne 1515-1580 (24) was elected as MP Marlborough

In 1542 John Thynne 1515-1580 (27) was elected as MP Marlborough

On 25 Nov 1542 Thomas Wharton 1st Baron Wharton 1495-1568 (47) commanded the English forces at Battle of Solway Moss at Solway Moss, Cumberland. John Thynne 1515-1580 (27) fought. Of the Scottish army Malcolm Fleming 3rd Lord Fleming 1494-1547 (48), Gilbert Kennedy 3rd Earl Cassilis 1515-1558 (27) and Laurence Oliphant 3rd Lord Oliphant -1566 fought.

In 1545 John Thynne 1515-1580 (30) was elected as MP Marlborough

In 1547 John Thynne 1515-1580 (32) was appointed as Worshipful Company of Mercers

In 1547 John Thynne 1515-1580 (32) was elected as MP Salisbury

On 10 Sep 1547 an English army commanded by Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (47) defeated a Scottish army commanded by James Hamilton 1st Duke Châtellerault 1516-1575 (31) and Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus 1489-1557 (58) at the Battle of Pinkie Cleugh at Musselburgh. The English army included John Dudley 1st Duke Northumberland 1504-1553 (43), Francis Talbot 5th Earl Shrewsbury, 5th Earl Waterford 1500-1560 (47) and Thomas Wentworth 2nd Baron Wentworth 1525-1584 (22). John Thynne 1515-1580 (32) and Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos -1573 were knighted. William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520-1598 (26) accompanied Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (47).

In 1548 John Thynne 1515-1580 (33) was appointed as Sheriff Dorset and Sheriff Somerset

In 1549 John Thynne 1515-1580 (34) and Christian Gresham were married

On 13 Oct 1549 John Thynne 1515-1580 (34) was imprisoned at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

On Aug 1550 John Thynne 1515-1580 (35) was pardoned

On 16 Oct 1551 John Thynne 1515-1580 (36) was imprisoned at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

On 21 Sep 1555 John Thynne 1555-1604 was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 (40) and Christian Gresham

Around 1556 John Thynne 1515-1580 (41) and Dorothy Wroughton were married

In 1558 John Thynne 1515-1580 (43) was appointed as Justice of the Peace: Wiltshire

In 1559 John Thynne 1515-1580 (44) was elected as MP Wiltshire

In 1563 John Thynne 1515-1580 (48) was elected as MP Gravesend

In 1568 John Thynne 1515-1580 (53) was appointed as High Sheriff Wiltshire

Around 1568 Charles Thynne 1568-1652 was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 (53) and Dorothy Wroughton

In 1571 John Thynne 1515-1580 (56) was elected as MP Wiltshire

In 1571 John Thynne 1515-1580 (56) was elected as MP Heytesbury

On 21 May 1580 John Thynne 1515-1580 (65) died

After 21 May 1580 John Thynne 1515-1580 was buried at Saints Peter and Paul, Longbridge Deverill, Warminster, Wiltshire

Dorothy Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Christian Gresham

Anne Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Christian Gresham

Francis Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Christian Gresham

Thomas Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Christian Gresham

Elizabeth Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Christian Gresham

Catherine Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Christian Gresham

Frances Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Christian Gresham

Maria Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Christian Gresham

Egremont Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Dorothy Wroughton

Henry Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Dorothy Wroughton

Edward Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Dorothy Wroughton

William Thynne was born to John Thynne 1515-1580 and Dorothy Wroughton

ANCESTRY

Father: Thomas Thynne

GrandFather: Ralph Boteville

Mother: Margaret Eynns

GrandFather: Thomas Eynns