Biography of Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford

Timeline

In 1580 Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford was born to John Harrington 1st Baron Harington and Anne Keilway Baroness Harington.

On 12 Dec 1594 Edward Russell 3rd Earl Bedford and Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford were married. Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford by marriage Countess Bedford (3C 1551). She bought an enormous dowry of £10000 and the estate of Minster Lovell.

Masque of Blackness

On 06 Jan 1605, Twelfth Night, the Ben Johnson Masque of Blackness was performed at the Banqueting House. The performers included:
The performers included:
Anne of Denmark Queen Consort Scotland, England and Ireland
Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford
Lady Herbert
Elizabeth Vere Countess Derby
Penelope Devereux Countess Devonshire
Catherine Knyvet Countess Suffolk
Frances Knyvet
Katherine Carey 1st Countess Nottingham
Elizabeth Howard 1st Countess Banbury
Susan Vere Countess Montgomery
Mary Sidney
Audrey Shelton.

Around 1606 John Critz. Portrait of Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford.

Around 1606 John Critz 1551-1642. Portrait of Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford 1580-1627.

Around 1615 William Larkin. Portrait of Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford.

Around 1615 William Larkin 1582-1619. Portrait of Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford 1580-1627.

In 1627 Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford died.

Before 07 Dec 1680 Peter Lely. Portrait of Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford.

Before 07 Dec 1680 Peter Lely 1618-1680. Portrait of Lucy Harrington Countess Bedford 1580-1627.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Harrington

Ancestry

Father: John Harrington 1st Baron Harington

GrandFather: James Harrington

Great GrandFather: John Alexander Harrington

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Harrington

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Harrington

GrandMother: Lucy Sidney

Great GrandFather: William Sidney

Great x 2 GrandFather: Nicholas Sidney

Great x 3 GrandFather: William IV Sidney

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Brandon

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Brandon

Great GrandMother: Anne Pakenham

Great x 2 GrandFather: Hugh Pakenham

Mother: Anne Keilway Baroness Harington

GrandFather: Robert Keilway

GrandMother: Cecily Bulstrode