Biography of Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset

Timeline

On 22 Sep 1576 Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex (35) died. His son Robert Devereux 2nd Earl Essex (10) succeeded as 2nd Earl Essex (8C 1572), 3rd Viscount Hereford, 11th Baron Ferrers Chartley, 9th Baron Bourchier.

On 03 Mar 1617 William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset (28) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset were married at Drayton Bassett.

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

In 1621 William Seymour was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset (32) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset.

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

In 1622 Robert Seymour was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset (33) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset.

In 1626 Henry Seymour was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset (38) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset.

On 25 Dec 1634 Lettice Knollys Countess Essex (91) died.

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

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

Before 09 Dec 1641 Anthony Van Dyck (42). Portrait of Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset.

Before 09 Dec 1641 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641. Portrait of Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset.

Before 1646 John Seymour 4th Duke Somerset was born to William Seymour 2nd Duke Somerset (57) and Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset.

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

Frances Devereux Duchess Somerset was born to Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex and Lettice Knollys Countess Essex.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Devereux

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 22 Grand Daughter of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 13 Grand Daughter of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

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

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

Kings England: Great x 7 Grand Daughter of Edward III King England 1312-1377

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Daughter of William "Lion" I King Scotland 1143-1214

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

Kings France: Great x 9 Grand Daughter of Philip "Fair" IV King France 1268-1314

Ancestry

Father: Walter Devereux 1st Earl Essex 1541-1576 Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: Richard Devereux Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Walter Devereux 1st Viscount Hereford Great x 8 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Devereux 8th Baron Ferrers Chartley Great x 7 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley Great x 8 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Ferrers 7th Baroness Ferrers Chartley Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandMother: Mary Grey Baroness Ferrers Chartley Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Grey 1st Marquess Dorset 1455-1501 Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Grey Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England 1437-1492 Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Cecily Bonville Marchioness Dorset 1460-1529 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Bonville 6th Baron Harington 1442-1460 Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Katherine Neville Baroness Bonville, Baroness Hastings Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandMother: Dorothy Hastings Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544 Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward Hastings 2nd Baron Hastings Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Hastings 1st Baron Hastings Great x 9 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Katherine Neville Baroness Bonville, Baroness Hastings Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Hungerford Baroness Hastings, 4th Baroness Hungerford Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Hungerford Great x 7 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anne Percy Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Anne Stafford Countess Huntingdon 1483-1544 Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Stafford 2nd Duke Buckingham 1454-1483 Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Humphrey Stafford Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Catherine Woodville Duchess Buckingham, Duchess Bedford 1458-1497 Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers 1405-1469

Great x 3 GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford 1415-1472 Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Mother: Lettice Knollys Countess Essex 1543-1634 Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: Francis Knollys

Great GrandFather: Robert Knollys

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert Knollys

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Knollys

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Doyley

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Troutbeck 1452-1485

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Troutbeck 1412-1459

GrandMother: Catherine Carey Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Carey Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Carey Great x 4 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Anna Fulford

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Spencer 1472-1536 Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Spencer of Spencer Combe 1435-1510

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Beaufort Countess Ormonde 1432-1501 Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 Great x 6 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Boleyn

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Butler Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538 Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 Great x 5 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney Countess Surrey 1444-1497 Great x 8 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England