Biography of William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645

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On 07 Oct 1573 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 was born to William Laud and Lucy Webbe at Reading, Berkshire

Around 1585 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (11) educated at Reading School, Reading, Berkshire

On 17 Oct 1589 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (16) was educated at St John's College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1594 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (20) graduated as Bachelor of Arts at St John's College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

On 04 Jan 1601 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (27) was ordained deacon

On 05 Apr 1601 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (27) was ordained priest

On 26 Dec 1605 Charles Blount 1st Earl Devonshire 1563-1606 (42) and Penelope Devereux Countess Devonshire 1563-1607 (42) were married at Wansted House, Wanstead, Redbridge, Essex during a service conducted by William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (32) (future). The marriage was regarded as uncanonical and resulted in the disgrace of both parties, who were banished from King James I's court circles. Penelope Devereux Countess Devonshire 1563-1607 (42) by marriage Earl Devonshire.

In 1608 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (34) was awarded as Doctor of Divinty at St John's College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1616 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (42) was appointed as Dean Gloucester

On 18 Nov 1621 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (48) was appointed as Bishop St David's

On Sep 1626 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (52) was appointed as Dean Chapel Royal

On 18 Sep 1626 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (52) was appointed as Bishop Bath and Wells

On 15 Jul 1628 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (54) was appointed as Bishop London

On 27 Jun 1630 Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 was baptised by William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (56) at Chapel Royal, St James' Palace, St James', Westminster. Louis XIII King France 1601-1643 (28) and Marie Medici Queen Consort France were godparents.

In 1631 Daniël Mijtens 1590-1648 (41) . Portrait of William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (57) .

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On 06 Aug 1633 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (59) was appointed as Archbishop Canterbury

Around 1636. Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (36) . Portrait of William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (62) .

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On Nov 1640 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (67) was accused of treason during the Long Parliament

On 18 Dec 1640 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (67) arrested and placed in the custody of Black Rod

After 18 Dec 1640 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 was imprisoned at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

On 12 Mar 1644 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (70) was tried

On 10 Jan 1645 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (71) was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London

After 10 Jan 1645 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 was buried at St John's College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

ANCESTRY

Father: William Laud

Mother: Lucy Webbe

GrandFather: John Webbe