Biography of Henry Danvers 1st Earl Danby

Timeline

On 28 Jun 1573 Henry Danvers 1st Earl Danby was born to John Danvers and Elizabeth Neville at Dauntsey.

On 19 Dec 1594 John Danvers died said to have been of a broken heart following the disgrace of his sons Charles Danvers and Henry Danvers 1st Earl Danby.

On 05 Jan 1626 Henry Danvers 1st Earl Danby was created 1st Earl Danby.

On 07 May 1633 Henry Danvers 1st Earl Danby was appointed 434th Knight Garter: Charles I.

Around 1639 Anthony Van Dyck. Portrait of Henry Danvers 1st Earl Danby in his Garter Robes.

Around 1639 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641. Portrait of Henry Danvers 1st Earl Danby 1573-1644 in his Garter Robes.

On 20 Jan 1644 Henry Danvers 1st Earl Danby died at Earl of Danby's House.

After 20 Jan 1644 Henry Danvers 1st Earl Danby was reburied at St James' the Great Church.

Family Trees

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

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 23 Grand Son of Egbert King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 15 Grand Son of Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd

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

Kings Powys: Great x 15 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 7 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 13 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

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

Kings France: Great x 9 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: John Danvers

GrandFather: Sylvester Danvers

Great GrandFather: Thomas Danvers

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Danvers

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Danvers

GrandMother: Elizabeth Mordaunt

Great GrandFather: John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Mordaunt

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Mordaunt

Great x 2 GrandMother: Edith Latimer

Great x 3 GrandFather: Nicholas Latimer

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Vere Baronetess Molyneux

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Vere

Mother: Elizabeth Neville Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: John Neville 4th Baron Latimer Snape Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: John Neville 3rd Baron Latimer Snape Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Neville Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Bourchier Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Stafford Great x 13 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford Great x 12 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Fray

Great GrandMother: Dorothy Vere Baroness Latimer Snape Great x 7 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: George Vere Great x 6 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Vere 12th Earl Oxford Great x 7 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Howard Countess Oxford Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Stafford Great x 12 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Stafford Great x 11 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Chideock

GrandMother: Lucy Somerset Baroness Latimer Snape Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles Somerset 1st Earl Worcester Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Beaufort 3rd Duke Somerset Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Hill

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Herbert 3rd Baroness Herbert Raglan Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Herbert 2nd Earl Pembroke Great x 9 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Woodville Countess Pembroke Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Anthony Browne Great x 6 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Browne Lord Treasurer, Lord Chancellor

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Fitzalan Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Lucy Neville Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Neville 1st Marquess Montagu Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabel Ingaldsthorpe Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England