Biography and Ancestry of Thomas Cheney Lord Lieutenant Kent (1485-1558)

THOMAS CHENEY LORD LIEUTENANT KENT

Paternal Family Tree

EVENTS

c 1485 born

Feb 1511 [26] fought at Birth and Death of Prince Henry: Tournament: Answerers Day 1 at Westminster

b 1515 [30] married Frideswide Frowyk

1515 [30] appointed Sheriff Kent

Jun 1520 [35] present at Field of the Cloth of Gold at Balinghem

1526 [41] appointed Justice of the Peace: Kent

1536 [51] appointed Warden of the Cinque Ports

1539 [54] appointed 302nd Knight Garter: Henry VIII

appointed Privy Council

24 May 1539 [54] married Anne Broughton

1540 [55] appointed Privy Council

1551 [66] appointed Warden of the Cinque Ports

1551 [66] appointed Lord Lieutenant Kent

16 Dec 1558 [73] died

buried at St Katherine's Chapel

CHILDREN

ANCESTRY

Father: William Cheney Constable Queensborough Castle

Grandfather: John Cheney

1G Grandfather: William Cheney

2G Grandfather: Richard Cheney

3G Grandfather: Robert Cheney

Mother: Margaret aka Agnes Young