Biography of Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579

EVENTS

On 28 Dec 1510 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 was born to Robert Bacon 1479-1548 (31) and Isabel or Eleanor Cage 1478-1535 (32) at Chislehurst, Kent.

In 1527 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (16) graduated from Corpus Christi College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire.

Before 1533 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 continued his education in Paris, France.

In 1533 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (22) entered The Church of St Benet Paul's Wharf, Queenhithe, City of London and was subsequently Called to the Bar.

Around 1535 Elizabeth Bacon 1535- was born to Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (24) and Anne Cooke

Around 1538 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (27) was given the manors of Redgrave, Suffolk, Botesdale, Suffolk and Gislingham, Suffolk in Suffolk, and Gorhambury, Hertfordshire by Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (46) .

Around 1540 Nicholas Bacon 1st Baronet Bacon 1540-1624 was born to Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (29) and Anne Cooke

Around 1541 Elizabeth Bacon 1541-1621 was born to Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (30) and Anne Cooke

In 1545 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (34) was elected MP Dartmouth.

In 1546 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (35) was appointed Master of the Court of Wards and Liveries.

Around 1546 Nathaniel Bacon 1546-1622 was born to Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (35) and Anne Cooke

In 1549 Edward Bacon of Shrubland Hall 1549-1618 was born to Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (38) and Anne Cooke

In 1549 Anthony Bacon 1549-1601 was born to Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (38) and Anne Cooke

In 1558 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (47) was appointed Lord Keeper of the Great Seal following Elizabeth I's accession. He was supported in the appointment by his brother-in-law William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520- (37) .

On 01 Aug 1559 Matthew Parker Archbishop Canterbury 1504-1575 (54) was elected Archbishop Canterbury. He was helped by his friend Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (48) .

On 22 Jan 1561 Francis Bacon 1st Viscount St Alban 1561-1626 was born to Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (50) and Anne Cooke

From 1563 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (52) had Old Gorhambury House, Gorhambury, Hertfordshire built in the Prodigy House style.

On 20 Feb 1579 Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579 (68) died at Old Gorhambury House, St Albans, Hertfordshire

Unknown Artist. Posthumous portrait of Nicholas Bacon 1510-1579.

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ANCESTRY

Father: Robert Bacon 1479-1548

GrandFather: John Bacon 1454-1500

1G GrandFather: Edmund Bacon 1422-1453

2G GrandFather: John Bacon 1380-1453

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Crofts 1425-1470

2G GrandFather: Thomas Crofts 1385-1419

GrandMother: Agnes Cockfield 1457-1488

1G GrandFather: Thomas Cockfield 1420-1510

Mother: Isabel or Eleanor Cage 1478-1535

GrandFather: John Cage 1460-