Biography of Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646

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On 11 Jan 1591 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 was born to Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex 1565-1601 (25) and Frances Walsingham Countess Essex 1567-1633 (24)

Around 1603 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 (11) educated at Eton College, Eton, Windsor, Berkshire

In 1603 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 (11) and Frances Howard Countess Essex, Countess Somerset 1590-1632 (12) were marriedFourth Cousin, Fourth Cousin Once Removed, Fourth Cousin Once Removed

In 1604 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 (12) was restored 3rd Earl Essex (8C 1572), 4th Viscount Hereford, 12th Baron Ferrers Chartley, 10th Baron Bourchier. Frances Howard Countess Essex, Countess Somerset 1590-1632 (13) by marriage Earl Essex (8C 1572).

Around 1607 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 (15) educated at Merton College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

On 25 Sep 1613 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 (22) and Frances Howard Countess Essex, Countess Somerset 1590-1632 (23) were divorced.

On 11 Mar 1630 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 (39) and Elizabeth Paulet Countess Essex were married. Elizabeth Paulet Countess Essex by marriage Earl Essex (8C 1572).

On 23 Oct 1642 the Battle of Edge Hill was fought at Edge Hill, Warwickshire. The Royal army was commanded by Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (41) (with his son Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1630-1685 (12) present), Rupert Palatinate-Simmern 1st Duke Cumberland 1619-1682 (22) and Richard Spencer 1593-1661 (49) , and included Maurice Palatinate-Simmern 1621-1652 (21) , Richard Byron 2nd Baron Byron 1606-1679 (36) , Lucius Carey 2nd Viscount Falkland 1610-1643 (32) , Charles Cavendish 1620-1643 (22) , Spencer Compton 2nd Earl Northampton 1601-1643 (41) , Thomas Salusbury 2nd Baronet Salusbury 1612-1643 (30) , John Byron 1st Baron Byron 1599-1652 (43) and William Feilding 1st Earl Denbigh 1587-1643 (55) . George Stewart 1618-1642 (24) and Robert Bertie 1582-1642 1st Earl Lindsey 1582-1642 (59) were killed. Of the Parliamentary army Basil Feilding 2nd Earl Denbigh 1608-1675 (34) and Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 (51) . Oliver St John 5th Baron St John Bletso 1603-1642 (39) was wounded.

On 20 Sep 1643 the First Battle of Newbury was fought at Newbury, Berkshire with Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (42) commanding the Royalist army and Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 (52) commanding the victorious Parliamentary army. For Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (42) John Byron 1st Baron Byron 1599-1652 (44) fought with distinction. Henry Bertie -1643, Lucius Carey 2nd Viscount Falkland 1610-1643 (33) , Robert Dormer 1st Earl Carnarvon 1610-1643 (33) and William Villiers 2nd Viscount Grandison 1614-1643 (29) were killed. Edward Villiers 1620-1689 (23) fought.

On 14 Sep 1646 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 (55) died

After 14 Sep 1646 Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 was buried at Westminster Abbey, Westminster

Robert Devereux 3rd Earl Essex 1591-1646 was appointed as Privy Council

ANCESTRY

Father: Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex 1565-1601

GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576

1G GrandFather: Richard Devereux 1513-1547

2G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Viscount Hereford 1488-1558

3G GrandFather: John Devereux 8th Baron Ferrers Chartley 1464-1501

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley 1432-1485

4G GrandMother: Anne Ferrers 7th Baroness Ferrers Chartley -1469

2G GrandMother: Mary Grey Baroness Ferrers Chartley 1491-1538

3G GrandFather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset 1455-1501

4G GrandFather: John Grey 1432-1461

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492

3G GrandMother: Cecily Bonville Marchioness Dorset 1460-1529

4G GrandFather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington 1442-1460

4G GrandMother: Katherine Neville Baroness Bonville, Baroness Hastings 1442-1503

1G GrandMother: Dorothy Hastings

2G GrandFather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544

3G GrandFather: Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings 1466-1506

4G GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings 1431-1483

4G GrandMother: Katherine Neville Baroness Bonville, Baroness Hastings 1442-1503

3G GrandMother: Mary Hungerford Baroness Hastings, 4th Baroness Hungerford 1466-1553

4G GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford -1469

4G GrandMother: Anne Percy 1444-1522

2G GrandMother: Anne Stafford Countess Huntingdon 1483-1544

3G GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483

4G GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1425-1458

4G GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort 1437-1474

3G GrandMother: Catherine Woodville Duchess Buckingham, Duchess Bedford 1458-1497

4G GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

4G GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472

GrandMother: Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634

1G GrandFather: Francis Knollys 1512-1596

2G GrandFather: Robert Knollys -1521

3G GrandFather: Robert Knollys

4G GrandFather: Richard Knollys

4G GrandMother: Margaret Doyley

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Troutbeck

4G GrandFather: John Troutbeck

1G GrandMother: Catherine Carey 1524-1569

2G GrandFather: William Carey 1500-1528

3G GrandFather: Thomas Carey 1455-1500

4G GrandFather: William Carey 1437-1471

4G GrandMother: Anna Fulford

3G GrandMother: Margaret Spencer 1472-1536

4G GrandFather: Robert Spencer -1510

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Beaufort Countess Ormonde 1432-1501

2G GrandMother: Mary Boleyn 1499-1543

3G GrandFather: Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539

4G GrandFather: William Boleyn 1451-1505

4G GrandMother: Margaret Butler 1465-1537

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538

4G GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney Countess Surrey 1444-1497

Mother: Frances Walsingham Countess Essex 1567-1633

GrandFather: Francis Walsingham 1532-1590

1G GrandFather: William Walsingham -1534

2G GrandFather: James Walsingham 1462-1540

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Writtle 1464-1540

3G GrandFather: Walter Writtle

1G GrandMother: Joyce Denny 1506-1560

2G GrandFather: Edmund Denny Chief Baron 1457-1520

3G GrandFather: William Denny 1423-1470

4G GrandFather: Thomas Denny 1380-1429

2G GrandMother: Mary Troutbeck

GrandMother: Ursula St Barbe