Biography of Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634

EVENTS

On 08 Nov 1543 Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 was born to Francis Knollys 1512-1596 (31) and Catherine Carey 1524-1569 (19)

Around 1561 Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 (19) and Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (17) were married. Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (17) by marriage Viscount Hereford.

On Jan 1563 Penelope Devereux Countess Devonshire 1563-1607 was born to Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 (21) and Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (19) at Chartley Castle, Chartley, Stowe, Staffordshire

Around 1564 Dorothy Devereux Countess Northumberland 1564-1619 was born to Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 (22) and Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (20)

On 10 Nov 1565 Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex 1565-1601 was born to Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 (24) and Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (22)

On 28 Jan 1571 Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 (29) succeeded 8th Baron Bourchier. Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (27) by marriage Baron Bourchier.

On 17 Jun 1572 Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (28) by marriage 1st Earl Essex (8C 1572)

On 17 Jun 1572 Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 (30) was created 1st Earl Essex (8C 1572). Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (28) by marriage Earl Essex (8C 1572).

On 21 Sep 1578 Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (34) by marriage 1st Earl Leicester (3C 1564)

On 21 Sep 1578 Robert Dudley 1st Earl Leicester 1532-1588 (46) and Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (34) were married secretly much to the anguish of Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (45) who developed a deep hatred of Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (34) . Roger North 2nd Baron North 1530-1600 (48) was present.Fifth Cousin

Around Apr 1589 Christopher Blount 1565-1601 (24) and Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (45) were married

Around 1595 Marcus Gheeraerts 1562-1636 (33) . Portrait believed to be of Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (51) .

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Before 1596. George Gower 1540-1596. Portrait of Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634.

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On 25 Dec 1634 Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 (91) died

Walter Devereux -1418 was born to Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 and Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634

Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset was born to Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 and Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634

ANCESTRY

Father: Francis Knollys 1512-1596

GrandFather: Robert Knollys -1521

1G GrandFather: Robert Knollys

2G GrandFather: Richard Knollys

2G GrandMother: Margaret Doyley

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Troutbeck

2G GrandFather: John Troutbeck

Mother: Catherine Carey 1524-1569

GrandFather: William Carey 1500-1528

1G GrandFather: Thomas Carey 1455-1500

2G GrandFather: William Carey 1437-1471

3G GrandFather: Philip Carey -1437

4G GrandFather: Robert Carey -1431

4G GrandMother: Margaret Courtenay

3G GrandMother: Christiana Orchard

4G GrandFather: William Orchard

2G GrandMother: Anna Fulford

3G GrandFather: Baldwin Fulford

1G GrandMother: Margaret Spencer 1472-1536

2G GrandFather: Robert Spencer -1510

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Beaufort Countess Ormonde 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 Duchess Clarence 1385-1439

3G GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset 1408-1468

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

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Berkeley Countess Warwick 1386-1422

GrandMother: Mary Boleyn 1499-1543

1G GrandFather: Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539

2G GrandFather: William Boleyn 1451-1505

3G GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn Lord Mayor 1406-1463

4G GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn 1380-1440

4G GrandMother: Alice Unknown

3G GrandMother: Ann Hoo 1424-

4G GrandFather: Thomas Hoo 1st Baron Hoo and Hastings 1396-1455

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Wychingham

2G GrandMother: Margaret Butler 1465-1537

3G GrandFather: Thomas Butler 7th Earl Ormonde 1426-1515

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

4G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp Countess Ormonde

3G GrandMother: Anne Hankford Countess Ormonde 1431-1485

4G GrandFather: Richard Hankford 1397-1431

4G GrandMother: Anne Montagu Duchess Exeter -1457

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538

2G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524

3G GrandFather: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485

4G GrandFather: Robert Howard 1385-1437

4G GrandMother: Margaret Mowbray Baroness Grey Ruthyn 1388-1459

3G GrandMother: Katherine Moleyns

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney Countess Surrey 1444-1497

3G GrandFather: Frederick Tilney 1416-1445

4G GrandFather: Philip Tilney 1400-1453

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney 1422-1473

4G GrandFather: Lawrence Cheney 1396-1461

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Cockayne 1394-1422