BIOGRAPHY OF ROBERT CECIL 1ST EARL SALISBURY 1563-1612

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Cecil

EVENTS

On 01 Jun 1563 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 was born to William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520- (42) and Mildred Cooke 1526-1549

In 1584 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (20) was elected as MP Westminster

In 1586 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (22) was elected as MP Westminster

In 1589 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (25) was elected as MP Hertfordshire

In 1589 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (25) and Elizabeth Brooke 1562-1597 (26) were married

On 28 Mar 1591 William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury 1591-1668 was born to Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (27) and Elizabeth Brooke 1562-1597 (29)

In 1593 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (29) was elected as MP Hertfordshire

In 1593 Frances Cecil 1593-1644 was born to Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (29) and Elizabeth Brooke 1562-1597 (30)

In 1597 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (33) was elected as MP Hertfordshire

In 1601 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (37) was elected as MP Hertfordshire

On Feb 1601 Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton 1573-1624 (27) was sentenced to death during the Essex Rebellion. Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (67) on the advice of Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (37) commuted the punishment to life imprisonment.

Around 1602. John Critz 1551-1642 (51) . Portrait of Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (38) .

Around 1604. John Critz 1551-1642 (53) is believed to have contributed to the Somerset House Conference painting of the negotiation of the EVENTS!$BB$657 in which Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset 1536-1608 (68) , Charles Howard 1st Earl Nottingham 1536-1624 (68) , Charles Blount 1st Earl Devonshire 1563-1606 (41) , Henry Howard 1st Earl Northampton 1540-1614 (63) and Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (40) are represented on the right side.

In 1605 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (41) was created 1st Earl Salisbury (5C 1605)

On 26 Oct 1605 William Parker 4th Baron Monteagle, 14th Baron Marshal, 13th Baron Morley 1575-1622 (30) received a letter warning of the Gunpowder Plot and showed it to Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (42) who then showed it to the King at Hoxton, Hackney, Middlesex.

In 1606 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (42) was appointed 401st Knight Garter: James I

On 24 May 1612 Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612 (48) died at Marlborough, Wiltshire

ANCESTRY

Father: William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley 1520-

GrandFather: Richard Cecil 1495-1553

1G GrandFather: David Cecil 1460-1540

2G GrandFather: Richard Cecil

1G GrandMother: Alice Dicons

GrandMother: Jane Heckington -1587

1G GrandFather: William Heckington

Mother: Mildred Cooke 1526-1549

GrandFather: Anthony Cooke 1504-1576

1G GrandFather: John Cooke -1515

GrandMother: Anne Fitzwilliam