Biography of Robert Carey 1st Earl Monmouth

Timeline

In 1560 Robert Carey 1st Earl Monmouth was born to Henry Carey 1st Baron Hunsdon and Anne Morgan Baroness Hunsdon.

On 20 Aug 1593 Robert Carey 1st Earl Monmouth and Elizabeth Trevannion Countess Monmouth were married.

On 15 Jan 1596 Henry Carey 2nd Earl Monmouth was born to Robert Carey 1st Earl Monmouth and Elizabeth Trevannion Countess Monmouth at Denham.

Death of Queen Elizabeth

On 24 Mar 1603 Elizabeth I died at Richmond Palace around three in the morning. Immediately following her death Robert Carey 1st Earl Monmouth started on horseback for Edinburgh to inform James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland arriving at Holyrood Palace, Holyrood late on the 26 Mar 1603. His conduct met with general disapproval and merited censure as contrary to all decency, good manners and respect. George Carew and Thomas Lake were sent by the Council to formally inform James VI's death.
James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland succeeded I King England Scotland and Ireland: Stewart. He was Elizabeth's second cousin being the son of Mary Queen of Scots who was the daughter of Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland who was the daughter of Henry VII King England and Ireland.

Around 1616 Thomas Carey was born to Robert Carey 1st Earl Monmouth and Elizabeth Trevannion Countess Monmouth.

In 1626 Robert Carey 1st Earl Monmouth was created 1st Earl Monmouth. Elizabeth Trevannion Countess Monmouth by marriage Countess Monmouth.

On 12 Apr 1639 Robert Carey 1st Earl Monmouth died.

Philadelphia Carey was born to Robert Carey 1st Earl Monmouth and Elizabeth Trevannion Countess Monmouth.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Carey

Descent

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

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 13 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 14 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

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

Kings Scotland: Great x 12 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 12 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 8 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Henry Carey 1st Baron Hunsdon Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: William Carey Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Thomas Carey Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Carey Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Philip Carey Great x 3 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Christiana Orchard

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anna Fulford

Great x 3 GrandFather: Baldwin Fulford

Great GrandMother: Margaret Spencer 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

GrandMother: Mary Boleyn Great x 7 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Boleyn

Great x 3 GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn Lord Mayor

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ann Hoo

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Butler Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Butler 7th Earl Ormonde Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Hankford Countess Ormonde Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Katherine Moleyns

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney Countess Surrey Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Frederick Tilney

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney Great x 7 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Mother: Anne Morgan Baroness Hunsdon

GrandFather: Thomas Morgan