Biography of William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660

Timeline

In 1588 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 was born to Edward Seymour 1561-1612 and Honora Rogers

On 22 Jun 1610 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (22) and Arbella Stewart 1575-1615 were married in secret at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent. For having married without permission James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625 (44) had Arbella Stewart 1575-1615 imprisoned in Sir Thomas Perry's House, Lambeth, Surrey and he in the Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

On 21 Jul 1612 Edward Seymour 1561-1612 died

On 25 Sep 1615 Arbella Stewart 1575-1615 died at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London from illnesses exacerbated by her refusal to eat.

On 03 Mar 1617 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (28) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset were married at Drayton Bassett, Lichfield, Staffordshire

In 1618 Frances Seymour Countess Southampton 1618-1681 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (29) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

In 1621 William Seymour 1621-1642 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (32) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

On 06 Apr 1621 Edward Seymour 1st Earl Hertford 1539-1621 (81) died. He was buried at Salisbury Cathedral, Salisbury, Wiltshire. His son William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (32) succeeded 2nd Earl Hertford (3C 1559). Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset by marriage Countess Hertford (3C 1559).

In 1622 Robert Seymour 1622-1646 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (33) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

In 1626 Henry Seymour 1626-1654 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (38) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

In 1637 Mary Seymour Countess Winchelsea 1637-1673 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (48) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

In 1637 Jane Seymour Baroness Clifford 1637-1679 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (48) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

Before 1646 John Seymour 4th Duke Somerset 1645-1675 was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (57) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

In 1650 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (61) was appointed 447th Knight Garter: Charles II

In 1660 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (72) was restored 2nd Duke Somerset (4C 1547). Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset by marriage Duchess Somerset (4C 1547).

In 1660 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset 1588-1660 (72) died. . His son William Seymour 3rd Duke Somerset 1654-1671 (5) succeeded as 3rd Duke Somerset (4C 1547)

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Seymour

Descendants Family Trees:

Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 23 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 14 Grand Son of Gruffudd ap Cynan King Gwynedd 1055-1137

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 19 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 14 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 3 Grand Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

Kings Scotland: Great x 13 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

Kings Franks: Great x 13 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 6 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France 1368-1422

Ancestry

Father: Edward Seymour 1561-1612 Great x 2 Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

GrandFather: Edward Seymour 1st Earl Hertford 1539-1621 Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great GrandFather: Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Seymour 1474-1536 Great x 13 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Seymour 1450-1491 Great x 12 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England 1068-1135

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Darell

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margery Wentworth Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Wentworth 5th Baron Despencer 1448-1501 Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Saye Baroness Despencer Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England 1166-1216

Great GrandMother: Anne Stanhope Duchess Somerset 1497-1587 Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward Stanhope 1462-1487

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Stanhope 1450-1474

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret or Mary Jerningham

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Bourchier 1472-1557 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandFather: Fulk Bourchier 10th Baron Fitzwarin 1445-1479 Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

GrandMother: Catherine Grey Countess Hertford 1540-1568 Great Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

Great GrandFather: Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Grey 2nd Marquess Dorset 1477-1530 Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset 1455-1501 Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Cecily Bonville Marchioness Dorset 1460-1529 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Wotton Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Wotton of Boughton Malherbe 1455-1524

Great GrandMother: Frances Brandon Marchioness Dorset 1517-1559 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Brandon 1456-1485 Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Bruyn -1494

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Tudor Queen Consort France 1496-1533 Daughter Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry VII King England and Ireland 1457-1509 Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England 1312-1377

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth York Queen Consort England 1466-1503 Daughter Edward IV King England 1442-1483

Mother: Honora Rogers