Greater London

Barnes

St Paul's School

Around 1646 James Hayes 1637-1694 (9) educated at St Paul's School, Barnes, Greater London

Clerkenwell

On 30 Apr 1290 Gilbert "Red Earl" Clare 7th Earl Gloucester, 6th Earl Hertford 1243-1295 (46) and Joan of Acre Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford 1272-1307 (18) were married at Clerkenwell, Greater London. Joan of Acre Countess Gloucester, Countess Hertford 1272-1307 (18) by marriage Countess Gloucester (1C 1121), Earl Hertford (1C 1138).

On 22 Sep 1629 Robert Radclyffe 5th Earl Sussex 1573-1629 died at Clerkenwell, Greater London. His first cousin once-removed Edward Radclyffe 6th Earl Sussex 1559-1643 succeeded 6th Earl Sussex

Farringdon Road

Fleet Prison

On 25 Aug 1537 Richard Tempest of Bracewell 1480-1537 died in Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London

After 19 Aug 1565 Thomas Keyes 1523-1571 (41) was imprisoned for having married Mary Grey 1545-1578 without the Queen's permission at Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London

On Mar 1599 John Spencer Lord Mayor -1610 was imprisoned ostensibly for having mis-treated his daughter albeit the accuser was William Compton 1st Earl Northampton -1630 who was trying to marry the said daughter much to William's disapproval at Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London

On May 1613 Robert Killigrew 1580-1633 (32) was imprisoned at Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London

On 17 Mar 1617 Gervase Clifton 1st Baron Clifton 1570-1618 (47) was prosecuted by the Star Chamber and moved to Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London

On 14 Oct 1618 Gervase Clifton 1st Baron Clifton 1570-1618 (48) stabbed himself to death in the Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London. His daughter Katherine Clifton Duchess Lennox 1592-1637 (26) succeeded as 2nd Baron Clifton

In 1619 Walter Butler 11th Earl Ormonde, 4th Earl Ossory 1559-1633 (60) was imprisoned at Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London for opposing the King's scheme to bring an end to the feuding between the Fitzgerald and Butler families. 39136:39136 Walter Butler 11th Earl Ormonde, 4th Earl Ossory 1559-1633 (60) was in prison for eight years.

Around Feb 1621 Francis Norreys 1st Earl Berkshire 1579-1622 was imprisoned for attacking Emanuel Scrope 1st Earl Sunderland 1584-1630 in front of the House of Lords in the presence the future Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (20) at Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London

In 1627 Richard Ogle of Pinchbeck 1553-1627 (74) died in Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London

In or before 1731 Anne Hamilton 1709-1748 and Mary Edwards 1704-1743 (27) were married in the Chapel of Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London. She was the richest woman in England at the time having aounrd £60000. Evidence of the marriage was scant; she never used the Hamilton name, although it was reported in the Gentleman's Magazine. She eventually separated from her husband making her children illegitimate. Somewhat curiously his baptism records show his surname as Edwardes.

On Jul 1831 William Pole-Tylney-Long-Wellesley 4th Earl Mornington 1788-1857 was imprisoned in Fleet Prison, Farringdon Road, Clerkenwell, Greater London for contempt of court.

St John's Church

On 08 Jan 1847 George Hanover 2nd Duke Cambridge 1819-1904 (27) and Sarah Fairbrother Duchess Cambridge were married at St John's Church, Clerkenwell, Greater London. Sarah Fairbrother Duchess Cambridge by marriage Duchess Cambridge (4C 1801).

St Mark's Church

On 04 Apr 1678 John Godolphin 1617-1678 died at Fleet Street, Clerkenwell, Greater London. He was buried at St Mark's Church, Clerkenwell, Greater London

Hackney

Shoreditch

Holywell

Neville Triple Wedding

On 02 Jul 1536 three weddings between the Neville, and Manners and Vere families, were celebrated at one mass at Holywell, Shoreditch, Hackney, Greater London. Those present included Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (48), Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (62), Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545, Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (18), Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (40), John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (65) and Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (38).
Henry Neville 5th Earl Westmoreland 1525-1563 (11) and Anne Manners 1527-1549 were married,
Henry Manners 2nd Earl Rutland 1526-1563 (9) and Margaret Neville -1559 were married, and
John Vere 16th Earl Oxford 1516-1562 (20) and Dorothy Neville -1546 were married.

Spital

Rowland Vaughan lived at Spital, Shoreditch, Hackney, Greater London

St. Leonard's Church

Holborn

Blackfriars Church

Before 05 May 1243 Hubert Burgh Count Mortain, 1st Earl Kent 1170-1243 died at Banstead, Surrey. He was buried at Blackfriars Church, Holborn, Greater London.

In 1259 Margaret Dunkeld Countess Kent 1193-1259 died. She was buried at Blackfriars Church, Holborn, Greater London.

On 18 Jun 1356 Elizabeth Badlesmere Countess Northampton 1313-1356 (43) died at Blackfriars Church, Holborn, Greater London

On 29 Jun 1497 James Tuchet 7th Baron Audley Heighley 1463-1497 was beheaded at Tower Hill, City of London. He was buried at Blackfriars Church, Holborn, Greater London

In 1512 William Parr 1st Marquess Northampton 1512-1571 was born to Thomas Parr 1483-1517 and Maud Green Baroness Vaux Harrowden 1492-1531 (19) at Blackfriars Church, Holborn, Greater London

Gray's Inn

On 29 Feb 1588 Henry Wriothesley 3rd Earl Southampton 1573-1624 (14) admitted at Gray's Inn, Holborn, Greater London

On 02 Feb 1589 Thomas Berkeley 1575-1611 commenced studies at Gray's Inn, Holborn, Greater London

On 20 Apr 1597 Oliver St John 1st Earl Bolingbroke 1580-1646 admitted at Gray's Inn, Holborn, Greater London

Henry Hastings 5th Earl Huntingdon 1586-1643 educated at Gray's Inn, Holborn, Greater London

Holborn Hill

On 20 Jun 1632 Miles Hobart 1595-1632 (37) died in an accident having been fatally injured in a carriage accident on Holborn Hill, Holborn, Greater London.

Red Lion Square

On 09 Apr 1709 Godfrey Copley 2nd Baronet Copley Sprotborough 1653-1709 died at Red Lion Square, Holborn, Greater London

St Andrew's Church

Christening of Henry Wriothesley

On 24 Apr 1545 Henry Wriothesley, the future 2nd Earl Southamptin, was christened at St Andrew's Church, Holborn, Greater London. His godparents were Henry VIII (53), Henry's daughter Mary Tudor (29) and Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545.

On 23 Feb 1607 Henry Arundell 3rd Baron Arundel Wardour 1607-1694 was baptised at St Andrew's Church, Holborn, Greater London

On 16 Dec 1667 John Middleton 1st Earl Middleton 1608-1674 (59) and Martha Carey Countess Middleton 1635-1705 (32) were married at St Andrew's Church, Holborn, Greater London. Martha Carey Countess Middleton 1635-1705 (32) by marriage Countess Middleton.

On 12 Nov 1712 Thomas Drury 1st Baronet Drury 1712-1759 was baptised at St Andrew's Church, Holborn, Greater London

St Giles' Field

Babington Plot

On 20 Sep 1586 Anthony Babington 1561-1586, John Ballard -1586, Henry Donn -1586, Thomas Salusbury 1564-1586 and Chideock Tichbourne 1562-1586 (24) were hanged at St Giles' Field, Holborn, Greater London for their involvement in the Babington Plot.

St Sepulchre-without-Newgate

On 29 Jun 1541 Thomas Fiennes 9th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1515-1541 was buried at St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, Holborn, Greater London

After 10 Dec 1541 Thomas Culpepper 1514-1541 was buried at St Sepulchre-without-Newgate, Holborn, Greater London

Holloway

Holloway Prison

In 1915 George Reresby Sitwell 4th Baronet Sitwell 1860-1943 (55) refused to pay off his wife Ida Emily Augusta Denison Baronetess Sitwell 1864-1937 (51) 's creditors. She was jailed in Holloway Prison, Holloway, Greater London

Whitefriars

On 10 Feb 1383 John Mowbray 1st Earl Nottingham 1365-1383 (17) died. He was buried at Whitefriars, Greater London.