Biography of George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham

Timeline

On 28 Aug 1592 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham was born to George Villiers and Mary Beaumont 1st Countess Buckingham at Brooksby.

In 1616 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham was appointed 413th Knight Garter: James I.

In 1616 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham was appointed as Master of the Horse.

In 1616 William Larkin. Portrait of George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham wearing his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

In 1616 William Larkin 1582-1619. Portrait of George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham 1592-1628 wearing his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

In 1617 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham was created 1st Earl Buckingham (5C 1617).

In 1619 Cornelius Johnson. Portrait of George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham.

In 1619 Cornelius Johnson 1593-1661. Portrait of George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham 1592-1628.

Around 1620 Daniel Mijtens. Portrait of George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham.

Around 1620 Daniel Mijtens 1590-1648. Portrait of George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham 1592-1628.

On 16 May 1620 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham and Katherine Manners 1st Duchess Buckingham were married. Katherine Manners 1st Duchess Buckingham by marriage 1st Countess Buckingham (5C 1617).

In 1622 Mary Villiers Duchess Lennox, Duchess Richmond was born to George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham and Katherine Manners 1st Duchess Buckingham.

On 18 May 1623 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham was created 1st Duke Buckingham (2C 1623). Katherine Manners 1st Duchess Buckingham by marriage 1st Duchess Buckingham (2C 1623).

On 17 Nov 1625 Charles Villiers was born to George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham and Katherine Manners 1st Duchess Buckingham.

On 30 Jan 1628 George Villiers 2nd Duke Buckingham was born to George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham and Katherine Manners 1st Duchess Buckingham.

On 23 Aug 1628 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham was murdered at Greyhound Pub by a disgruntled soldier John Felton.

After 23 Aug 1628 George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham was buried at Westminster Abbey.

Before 21 Apr 1629 Francis Villiers was born to George Villiers 1st Duke Buckingham and Katherine Manners 1st Duchess Buckingham.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Villiers

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 22 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 15 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 19 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 16 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 8 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 14 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 13 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 10 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: George Villiers

Mother: Mary Beaumont 1st Countess Buckingham Great x 7 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: Anthony Beaumont Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: William Beaumont Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: George Beaumont Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Beaumont Great x 5 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Darcy Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: George Pauncefote

Great GrandMother: Mary Bassett

GrandMother: Anne Armstrong