Aubrey de Vere

M, #11731, b. circa 1519, d. 1579
Last Edited=25 Oct 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Aubrey de Vere was born circa 1519 at Castle Hedingham, Essex, England.1 He was the son of John de Vere, 15th Earl of Oxford and Elizabeth Trussel.2 He married Margaret Spring, daughter of John Spring.2 He died in 1579.3

Child of Aubrey de Vere

Child of Aubrey de Vere and Margaret Spring

Citations

  1. [S145] George Naylor, The Register's of Thorrington (n.n.: n.n., 1888). Hereinafter cited as Registers of Thorrington.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3465. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."

Margaret Spring1

F, #11732
Last Edited=24 Oct 2016
     Margaret Spring is the daughter of John Spring.1 She married Aubrey de Vere, son of John de Vere, 15th Earl of Oxford and Elizabeth Trussel.1

Child of Margaret Spring and Aubrey de Vere

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3465. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Robert de Vere, 19th Earl of Oxford

M, #11733, b. 23 August 1575, d. 7 August 1632
Last Edited=25 Oct 2016
     Robert de Vere, 19th Earl of Oxford was born on 23 August 1575.1 He was the son of Hugh de Vere and Eleanor Walsh.2 He married Beatrix van Hemmema, daughter of Sijerck van Hemmema, before 1626.1 He died on 7 August 1632 at age 56 at Maastricht, The Netherlands, killed in action.1
     He gained the rank of Captain of Foot in 1626 in the service of the Dutch Army.1 He succeeded to the title of 19th Earl of Oxford [E., 1142] on 5 April 1626.1 He was invested as a Knight in 1629.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel between 1629 and 1632.1 He fought in the Siege of Maastricht in August 1632.1

Child of Robert de Vere, 19th Earl of Oxford and Beatrix van Hemmema

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3466. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Dorothy Neville1

F, #11734, d. between 17 December 1545 and 27 June 1547
Last Edited=25 Oct 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.46%
     Lady Dorothy Neville was the daughter of Ralph Neville, 4th Earl of Westmorland and Lady Catherine Stafford.1 She married John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford, son of John de Vere, 15th Earl of Oxford and Elizabeth Trussel, on 3 July 1536.1 She died between 17 December 1545 and 27 June 1547, without male issue.1
     As a result of her marriage, Lady Dorothy Neville was styled as Countess of Oxford on 21 March 1540.

Child of Lady Dorothy Neville and John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 15. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S22] Sir Bernard Burke, C.B. LL.D., A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire, new edition (1883; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1978), page 591. Hereinafter cited as Burkes Extinct Peerage.

Margery Golding1

F, #11735, d. 2 December 1568
Last Edited=25 Oct 2016
     Margery Golding was the daughter of John Golding.1 She married, secondly, Charles Tyrrell.1 She married, firstly, John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford, son of John de Vere, 15th Earl of Oxford and Elizabeth Trussel, on 1 August 1548.1 She died on 2 December 1568.1
     Her married name became Tyrrell.1 As a result of her marriage, Margery Golding was styled as Countess of Oxford on 1 August 1548.

Children of Margery Golding and John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3465. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford1

M, #11736, b. 12 April 1550, d. 24 June 1604
Last Edited=25 Oct 2016
Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford 2
     Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford was born on 12 April 1550.1 He was the son of John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford and Margery Golding.1 He married, firstly, Anne Cecil, daughter of William Cecil, 1st Baron of Burghley and Mildred Cooke, on 19 December 1571.3 He married, secondly, Elizabeth Trentham, daughter of Thomas Trentham and Jane Sneyd, after 4 July 1591.1 He died on 24 June 1604 at age 54.1
     He and Ann Vavasour were associated.4 He succeeded to the title of 17th Earl of Oxford [E., 1142] on 3 August 1562.1 He was educated at St. John's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.1 He was educated at Queens' College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.1 He was admitted to Gray's Inn.1 He was a scholar and poet.1 Between March 1581 and June 1581 he was imprisoned in the Tower of London.1 He fought in the Low Countries CAmpaign in 1585.1 He held the office of Hereditary Lord Great Chamberlain.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) circa 1603.1

Child of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford and Ann Vavasour

Children of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford and Anne Cecil

Child of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford and Elizabeth Trentham

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3465. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  5. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 131. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  6. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 44.

Anne Cecil1

F, #11737, b. 1556, d. 1589
Last Edited=25 Oct 2016
     Anne Cecil was born in 1556. She was the daughter of William Cecil, 1st Baron of Burghley and Mildred Cooke.1 She married Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, son of John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford and Margery Golding, on 19 December 1571.1 She died in 1589.
     As a result of her marriage, Anne Cecil was styled as Countess of Oxford on 19 December 1571.

Children of Anne Cecil and Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4153. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Elizabeth Trentham1

F, #11738
Last Edited=25 Oct 2016
     Elizabeth Trentham was the daughter of Thomas Trentham and Jane Sneyd.2 She married Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford, son of John de Vere, 16th Earl of Oxford and Margery Golding, after 4 July 1591.1
     She held the office of a Maid of Honour to Queen Elizabeth I.1 As a result of her marriage, Elizabeth Trentham was styled as Countess of Oxford.

Child of Elizabeth Trentham and Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3465. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3666] Jennifer Maughan, "re: Lane Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 13 March 2009. Hereinafter cited as "re: Lane Family."

Henry de Vere, 18th Earl of Oxford1

M, #11739, b. 24 February 1593, d. between 2 June 1625 and 9 June 1625
Last Edited=25 Oct 2016
Henry de Vere, 18th Earl of Oxford, 1620 2
     Henry de Vere, 18th Earl of Oxford was born on 24 February 1593.1 He was the son of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford and Elizabeth Trentham.1 He married Lady Diana Cecil, daughter of William Cecil, 2nd Earl of Exeter and Elizabeth Drury, on 1 January 1623/24.1 He died between 2 June 1625 and 9 June 1625, from wounds received in action the month before.1
     He held the office of Hereditary Lord Great Chamberlain between 1604 and 1625.1 He succeeded to the title of 18th Earl of Oxford [E., 1142] on 24 June 1604.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Bath (K.B.) in 1610.1 He was admitted to Inner Temple.1 He fought in the Thirty Years War between 1620 and 1624.1 From 1622 to 1623 he was imprisoned in the Tower of London for criticising the government.1 He fought in the Siege of Breda in May 1625.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3465. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."

Lady Diana Cecil1

F, #11740, b. 1596, d. 26 February 1658
Last Edited=25 Oct 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.14%
Diana, Countess of Oxford
by Anthony van Dyck, 1638 2
     Lady Diana Cecil was born in 1596.2 She was the daughter of William Cecil, 2nd Earl of Exeter and Elizabeth Drury.1,3 She married, secondly, Thomas Bruce, 1st Earl of Elgin, son of Edward Bruce, 1st Baron Bruce of Kinlosse and Magdalene Clerk.3 She married, firstly, Henry de Vere, 18th Earl of Oxford, son of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford and Elizabeth Trentham, on 1 January 1623/24.3 She died on 26 February 1658, without issue.3,1
     Her married name became Bruce.3 As a result of her marriage, Lady Diana Cecil was styled as Countess of Oxford on 1 January 1623/24. As a result of her marriage, Lady Diana Cecil was styled as Countess of Elgin.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1363. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]