BIOGRAPHY OF GEORGE CLIFFORD 3RD EARL CUMBERLAND 1558-1605

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Clifford

Descent French Royalty: 8G Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

On 08 Aug 1558 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 was born to Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570 (41) and Anne Dacre -1581

On Jan 1570 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (11) succeeded 3rd Earl Cumberland, 13th Baron Clifford, 13th Lord Skipton. Being underage his wardship went to Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (36) who gave it to Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford 1527-1585 (43) whose daughter George subsequently married.

In 1577 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (18) and Margaret Russell 1560-1616 (17) were married, she being the daughter of Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford 1527-1585 (50) who had been given George's wardship by Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (43) .Fourth Cousin, Half Fourth Cousin

In 1584 Francis Clifford 1584-1589 was born to George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (25) and Margaret Russell 1560-1616 (24)

On 21 Sep 1585 Robert Clifford 1585-1591 was born to George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (27) and Margaret Russell 1560-1616 (25)

On 14 Oct 1586 Anthony Browne 1st Viscount Montague 1528-1592 (57) , George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (28) , Henry Clinton 2nd Earl Lincoln 1539-1616 (47) , Henry Grey 6th Earl Kent 1541-1615 (45) , Edward Manners 3rd Earl Rutland 1549-1587 (37) , Henry Stanley 4th Earl Derby 1531-1593 (55) , Ambrose Dudley 3rd Earl Warwick 1530-1590 (56) , George Talbot 6th Earl Shrewsbury, 6th Earl Waterford 1528-1590 (58) , Edward Vere 17th Earl Oxford 1550-1604 (36) , William Somerset 3rd Earl Worcester 1526-1589 (60) , William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520- (66) , Henry Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke 1538-1601 (48) and Thomas Bromley Lord Chancellor 1530-1587 (56) were present on the side of the Presence Chamber, Fotheringay Castle, Fotheringhay, Northamptonshire

Around 1590 Nicholas Hilliard 1547-1619 (43) . Portrait of George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (31) .

On 30 Jan 1590 Anne Clifford 4th Countess Pembroke 1590-1676 was born to George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (31) and Margaret Russell 1560-1616 (30)

In 1592 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (33) was appointed 377th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I

On 30 Oct 1605 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605 (47) died

ANCESTRY

Father: Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland 1517-1570

GrandFather: Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542

1G GrandFather: Henry "Shepherd Lord" Clifford 10th Baron Clifford 1454-1523

2G GrandFather: John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford 1435-1461

3G GrandFather: Thomas Clifford 8th Baron Clifford 1414-1455

4G GrandFather: John Clifford 7th Baron Clifford 1389-1422

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Percy 1395-1436

3G GrandMother: Joan Dacre

4G GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 6th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1387-1458

4G GrandMother: Philippa Neville

2G GrandMother: Margaret Bromflete 1436-1493

3G GrandFather: Henry Bromflete 1st Baron Vesci 1412-1469

4G GrandFather: Thomas Bromflete

4G GrandMother: Margaret St John 1365-1407

3G GrandMother: Joan Holland 1380-1484

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397

4G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan 1350-1416

1G GrandMother: Anne St John

2G GrandFather: John St John 1426-1488

3G GrandFather: Oliver St John 1400-1437

4G GrandFather: John St John 1383-1421

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Paulet

3G GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp 1410-1482

4G GrandFather: Roger Beauchamp 3rd Baron Beauchamp Bletsoe 1362-1413

4G GrandMother: Edith Stourton 1390-

2G GrandMother: Alice Bradshaigh

3G GrandFather: Thomas Bradshaigh

GrandMother: Margaret Percy 1508-1540

1G GrandFather: Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527

2G GrandFather: Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland 1449-1489

3G GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland 1421-1461

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland 1393-1455

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Neville 1397-1472

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings 1422-1480

4G GrandFather: Richard Poynings 1400-1429

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Berkeley 1382-1455

2G GrandMother: Maud Herbert 1458-1485

3G GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke 1423-

4G GrandFather: William ap Thomas "Blue Knight of Gwent" Herbert 1380-1445

4G GrandMother: Gwladys ferch Dafydd Gam "Star of Abergavenny" Brecon

3G GrandMother: Anne Devereux 1430-1486

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1387-1459

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Merbury

1G GrandMother: Katherine Spencer 1477-1542

2G GrandFather: Robert Spencer -1510

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Beaufort 1432-1501

3G GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset 1406-1455

4G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410

4G GrandMother: Margaret Holland 1385-1439

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp 1408-1468

4G GrandFather: Richard Beauchamp 13th Earl Warwick 1382-1439

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley 4th Baron Lisle 1386-1422

Mother: Anne Dacre -1581

GrandFather: William Dacre 3rd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1493-1563

1G GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland 1467-1525

2G GrandFather: Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland 1424-1485

3G GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 6th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1387-1458

4G GrandFather: William Dacre 5th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1357-1398

4G GrandMother: Joan Douglas

3G GrandMother: Philippa Neville

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425

4G GrandMother: Margaret Stafford 1364-1396

2G GrandMother: Mabel Parr -1508

3G GrandFather: Thomas Parr 1407-1464

4G GrandFather: John Parr 1383-1408

4G GrandMother: Agnes Crophill

3G GrandMother: Alice Tunstall

4G GrandFather: Thomas Tunstall

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Greystoke

2G GrandFather: Robert Greystoke 1443-1483

3G GrandFather: Ralph Greystoke 5th Baron Greystoke 1414-1487

4G GrandFather: John Greystoke 4th Baron Greystoke 1389-1426

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Ferrers 1393-1434

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Fitzhugh

4G GrandFather: William Fitzhugh 4th Baron Fitzhugh 1399-1452

4G GrandMother: Margery Willoughby 1397-1452

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey

3G GrandFather: Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent 1416-1490

4G GrandFather: John Grey 1387-1439

4G GrandMother: Constance Holland 1387-1437

3G GrandMother: Katherine Percy 1423-1475

4G GrandFather: Henry Percy 2nd Earl Northumberland 1393-1455

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Neville 1397-1472

GrandMother: Elizabeth Talbot

1G GrandFather: George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford 1468-1538

2G GrandFather: John Talbot 3rd Earl Shrewsbury, 3rd Earl Waterford 1448-1473

3G GrandFather: John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, 2nd Earl Waterford 1417-1460

4G GrandFather: John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury, 1st Earl Waterford 1383-1453

4G GrandMother: Maud Neville 6th Baroness Furnivall 1392-1423

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Butler 1424-1473

4G GrandFather: James "White Earl" Butler 4th Earl Ormonde 1393-1452

4G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp

2G GrandMother: Catherine Stafford

3G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham 1402-1460

4G GrandFather: Edmund Stafford 5th Earl Stafford 1378-1403

4G GrandMother: Anne "Gloucester" Plantagenet 1383-1438

3G GrandMother: Anne Neville

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425

4G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort 1379-1440

1G GrandMother: Anne Hastings

2G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings 1431-1483

3G GrandFather: Leonard Hastings 1396-1455

4G GrandFather: Ralph Hastings 1340-1398

4G GrandMother: Maud Sutton 1368-1400

3G GrandMother: Alice Camoys

4G GrandFather: Richard Camoys

2G GrandMother: Katherine Neville 1442-1503

3G GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury 1400-1460

4G GrandFather: Ralph Neville 1st Earl Westmoreland 1364-1425

4G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort 1379-1440

3G GrandMother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury 1407-1462

4G GrandFather: Thomas Montagu 1st Count Perche, 4th Earl Salisbury 1388-1428

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Holland 1386-1413