Biography of Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset

Timeline

In 1536 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset was born to Richard Sackville and Winifred Brydges Marchioness Winchester.

Around 1550 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset educated at St John's College.

In 1555 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset and Cicely Baker Countess Dorset were married.

In 1561 Robert Sackville 2nd Earl Dorset was born to Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset and Cicely Baker Countess Dorset.

In 1567 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset was created 1st Baron Buckhurst. Cicely Baker Countess Dorset by marriage Baroness Buckhurst.

Around 1570 William Sackville was born to Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset and Cicely Baker Countess Dorset.

Ridolphi Plot

In Jan 1572 Thomas Howard 4th Duke Norfolk was tried for high treason for his involvement in the Ridolphi Plot. Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset acted as judge. George Talbot 6th Earl Shrewsbury, 6th Earl Waterford was appointed as Lord High Steward for the trial.

In 1586 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset conveyed to Mary "Queen of Scots" Stewart I Queen Scotland the sentence of death confirmed by the English Parliament.

In 1589 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset was appointed 373rd Knight Garter: Elizabeth I.

In 1599 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset was appointed as Lord Treasurer.

Treaty of London

Around 1604 John Critz is believed to have contributed to the Somerset House Conference painting of the negotiation of the Treaty of London in which Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset, Charles Howard 1st Earl Nottingham, Charles Blount 1st Earl Devonshire, Henry Howard 1st Earl Northampton and Robert Cecil 1st Earl SalisburyAre represented on the right side.

Around 1604 John Critz 1551-1642 is believed to have contributed to the Somerset House Conference painting of the negotiation of the Treaty of London in which Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset 1536-1608, Charles Howard 1st Earl Nottingham 1536-1624, Charles Blount 1st Earl Devonshire 1563-1606, Henry Howard 1st Earl Northampton 1540-1614 and Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury 1563-1612Are represented on the right side.

In 1604 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset was created 1st Earl Dorset (4C 1604). Cicely Baker Countess Dorset by marriage Countess Dorset (4C 1604).

On 19 Apr 1608 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset died suddenly at the council table, having apparently suffered a stroke.

After 19 Apr 1608 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset funeral was held at Westminster Abbey.

After 19 Apr 1608 Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset was buried at Sackville Chapel.

Mary Sackville was born to Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset and Cicely Baker Countess Dorset.

Jane Sackville Viscountess Montague was born to Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset and Cicely Baker Countess Dorset.

Anne Sackville was born to Thomas Sackville 1st Earl Dorset and Cicely Baker Countess Dorset.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Sackville

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 8 Grand Son of Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

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

Kings France: Great x 10 Grand Son of Louis "Lion" VIII King France

Ancestry

Father: Richard Sackville Great x 7 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

GrandFather: John Sackville Great x 8 Grandson Henry III King England

Great GrandFather: Richard Sackville Great x 7 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Humphrey Sackville

Great x 2 GrandMother: Catherine Browne Great x 6 Granddaughter 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 GrandMother: Isabel Digges

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Digges

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Clifton

Great x 3 GrandFather: Gervase Clifton

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabel Herbert

GrandMother: Margaret Boleyn Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: William Boleyn

Great x 2 GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn Lord Mayor

Great x 3 GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Unknown

Great x 2 GrandMother: Ann Hoo

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Hoo 1st Baron Hoo and Hastings

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Wychingham

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Butler 7th Earl Ormonde Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

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

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp Countess Ormonde Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Hankford Countess Ormonde Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Hankford

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Montagu Duchess Exeter Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Mother: Winifred Brydges Marchioness Winchester

GrandFather: John Brydges Lord Mayor

GrandMother: Agnes Ayloffe