ROBERT DEVEREUX 2ND EARL ESSEX

Paternal Family Tree

Maternal Family Tree Eleanor Vitre

DESCENT

7Great Grandson Edward III King England

9Great Grandson Philip "Fair" IV King France

EVENTS

10 Nov 1565 born

22 Sep 1576 [11] succeeded 2nd Earl Essex (8C 1572)

22 Sep 1576 [11] succeeded 9th Baron Bourchier

1577 [12] educated at Trinity College

Jun 1587 [22] appointed Master of the Horse

married Francis Walsingham

1593 [28] appointed Privy Council

25 Feb 1601 [36] beheaded at Tower Green

CHILDREN

Mother: Francis Walsingham

Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 11 Jan 1591 [Father: 25]

Dorothy Devereux

Frances Devereux 30 Sep 1599 [Father: 33]

Mother: Elizabeth Southwell

Walter Devereux

ANCESTRY

Father: Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex (6G GS Edward III)

Grandfather: Richard Devereux (5G GS Edward III)

1G Grandfather: Walter Devereux 1st Viscount Hereford (8G GS Edward I)

2G Grandfather: John Devereux 8th Baron Ferrers Chartley (7G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley

3G Grandmother: Anne 7th Baroness Ferrers Chartley (6G GD Edward I)

1G Grandmother: Mary Grey (4G GD Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset (7G GS Henry III)

3G Grandfather: John of Groby Grey 7th Baron Ferrers Groby (7G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England (6G GD Henry III)

2G Grandmother: Cecily 2nd Baroness Bonville, 7th Baroness Harington (3G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington (6G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Katherine Neville (2G GD Edward III)

Grandmother: Dorothy Hastings (5G GD Edward III)

1G Grandfather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon (4G GS Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Edward 2nd Baron Hastings (3G GS Edward III)

3G Grandfather: William 1st Baron Hastings

3G Grandmother: Katherine Neville (2G GD Edward III)

2G Grandmother: Mary 4th Baroness Hungerford (4G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Thomas Hungerford (7G GS Henry III)

3G Grandmother: Anne Percy (3G GD Edward III)

1G Grandmother: Anne Stafford (4G GD Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham (3G GS Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Humphrey Stafford (2G GS Edward III)

3G Grandmother: Margaret Beaufort (2G GD Edward III)

2G Grandmother: Catherine Woodville (6G GD Henry III)

3G Grandfather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

3G Grandmother: Jacquetta Luxembourg (5G GD Henry III)

Mother: Lettice Knollys 1st Countess Essex, 1st Countess Leicester (6G GD Edward III)

Grandfather: Francis Knollys

1G Grandfather: Robert Knollys

Grandmother: Catherine Carey (5G GD Edward III)

1G Grandfather: William Carey (4G GS Edward III)

2G Grandfather: Thomas Carey (5G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: William Carey (4G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Anna Fulford

2G Grandmother: Margaret Spencer (3G GD Edward III)

3G Grandfather: Robert Spencer

3G Grandmother: Eleanor Beaufort (2G GD Edward III)

1G Grandmother: Mary Boleyn (7G GD Edward I)

2G Grandfather: Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde (6G GS Edward I)

3G Grandfather: William Boleyn

3G Grandmother: Margaret Butler (5G GD Edward I)

2G Grandmother: Elizabeth Howard (6G GD Edward I)

3G Grandfather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk (5G GS Edward I)

3G Grandmother: Elizabeth Tilney (9G GD Henry II)