Biography of George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland

Timeline

On 08 Aug 1558 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland was born to Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland and Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland.

On Jan 1570 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland succeeded 3rd Earl Cumberland, 13th Baron Clifford, 13th Lord Skipton. Being underage his wardship went to Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland who gave it to Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford whose daughter George subsequently married.

In 1577 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland and Margaret Russell Countess Cumberland were married, she being the daughter of Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford who had been given George's wardship by Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland. Margaret Russell Countess Cumberland by marriage Countess Cumberland.

In 1584 Francis Clifford was born to George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland and Margaret Russell Countess Cumberland.

On 21 Sep 1585 Robert Clifford was born to George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland and Margaret Russell Countess Cumberland.

On 14 Oct 1586 Henry Compton 1st Baron Compton, Lewis Mordaunt 3rd Baron Mordaunt, Henry Wentworth 3rd Baron Wentworth, Christopher Wray, John Stourton 9th Baron Stourton and Edward Zouche 11th Baron Zouche Harringworth sat in judgement at Presence Chamber [Trial of Mary Queen of Scots]
Anthony Browne 1st Viscount Montague, George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland, Henry Clinton 2nd Earl Lincoln, Henry Grey 6th Earl Kent, Edward Manners 3rd Earl Rutland, Henry Stanley 4th Earl Derby, Ambrose Dudley 3rd Earl Warwick, George Talbot 6th Earl Shrewsbury, 6th Earl Waterford, Edward Vere 17th Earl Oxford, William Somerset 3rd Earl Worcester, William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley, Henry Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke and Thomas Bromley Lord Chancellor were present on the side of the Presence Chamber [Trial of Mary Queen of Scots]
John St John 2nd Baron St John Bletso was present on the left side of the Presence Chamber [Trial of Mary Queen of Scots]
John Stourton 9th Baron Stourton was a juror.

Around 1590 Nicholas Hilliard. Portrait of George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland.

Around 1590 Nicholas Hilliard 1547-1619. Portrait of George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605.

Around 1590 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Unknown Man. Possibly George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland.

Around 1590 Unknown Artist. Portrait of Unknown Man.Possibly George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland 1558-1605.

On 30 Jan 1590 Anne Clifford Countess Dorset, Countess Pembroke was born to George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland and Margaret Russell Countess Cumberland.

In 1592 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland was appointed 377th Knight Garter: Elizabeth I.

On 30 Oct 1605 George Clifford 3rd Earl Cumberland died.

Family Trees

Maternal Family Tree: Aoife NI Diarmait Macmurrough Countess Pembroke, Countess Buckingham

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 21 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 12 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 18 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 13 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 6 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 10 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 11 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 8 Grand Son of Philip "Bold" III King France

Ancestry

Father: Henry Clifford 2nd Earl Cumberland Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Henry "Shepherd Lord" Clifford 10th Baron Clifford Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John "Butcher" Clifford 9th Baron Clifford Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Clifford 8th Baron Clifford Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Dacre Baroness Clifford Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Bromflete Baroness Clifford Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Bromflete 1st Baron Vesci

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Holland Duchess York Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandMother: Anne St John Baroness Clifford Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John St John Great x 7 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Oliver St John

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp Duchess Somerset Great x 6 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Bradshaigh

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Bradshaigh

GrandMother: Margaret Percy Baroness Clifford Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Percy 4th Earl Northumberland Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Percy 3rd Earl Northumberland Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Poynings Countess Northumberland Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Maud Herbert Countess Northumberland Great x 9 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William "Black William" Herbert 1st Earl Pembroke

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Devereux Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandMother: Katherine Spencer Countess Northumberland Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Spencer

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Beaufort Countess Ormonde Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Beaufort 2nd Duke Somerset Great Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Beauchamp Duchess Somerset Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Mother: Anne Dacre Countess Cumberland Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: William Dacre 3rd Baron Dacre Gilsland Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Humphrey Dacre 1st Baron Dacre Gilsland Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Dacre 6th Baron Dacre Gilsland

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Neville Baroness Dacre Gilsland Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mabel Parr Baroness Dacre Gilsland Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Parr Great x 7 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Tunstall

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Greystoke Baroness Dacre Gilsland Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Greystoke Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Ralph Greystoke 5th Baron Greystoke Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Fitzhugh Baroness Greystoke Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Grey 1st Earl Kent Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Katherine Percy Countess Kent Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandMother: Elizabeth Talbot Baroness Dacre Gilsland Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: George Talbot 4th Earl Shrewsbury, 4th Earl Waterford Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Talbot 3rd Earl Shrewsbury, 3rd Earl Waterford Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, 2nd Earl Waterford Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Butler Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Catherine Stafford Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford 1st Duke Buckingham Great Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Neville Duchess Buckingham Great Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Anne Hastings Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings Great x 9 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Leonard Hastings

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Camoys Great x 8 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Katherine Neville Baroness Bonville, Baroness Hastings Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Neville 5th Earl Salisbury Great Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Montagu 5th Countess Salisbury Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England