Biography of George Carew 1st Earl Totnes

Timeline

On 29 May 1555 George Carew 1st Earl Totnes was born to George Carew Archdeacon Totnes, Archdeacon Exeter.

Around 1574 Thomas Stafford was born to George Carew 1st Earl Totnes and Joyce Clopton Countess Totnes.

On May 1580 George Carew 1st Earl Totnes and Joyce Clopton Countess Totnes were married.

On 16 Sep 1607 Princess Mary Stewart died of pneumonia at the Stanwell Park home of Thomas Knyvet 1st Baron Knyvet in whose care she had been placed. As soon as Mary died, the Edward Somerset 4th Earl WorcesterEarl of Worcester, the Earl of Leicester and the Earl of Totnes went to Hampton Court Palace, to inform the Anne of Denmark Queen Consort Scotland, England and IrelandQueen of her daughter's death. Seeing the three men before her, Queen Anne realized what had happened and spared the men the task of telling her.

On 05 Feb 1626 George Carew 1st Earl Totnes was created 1st Earl Totnes. Joyce Clopton Countess Totnes by marriage Earl Totnes.

On 27 Mar 1629 George Carew 1st Earl Totnes died at Savoy Palace.

After 27 Mar 1629 George Carew 1st Earl Totnes was buried at Clopton Chantry Chapel.

Richard Boyle 1st Earl Cork was knighted by George Carew 1st Earl Totnes at St Mary's Abbey, Dublin, County Dublin.

Descent

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

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 15 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 21 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 16 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 13 Grand Son of Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

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

Kings Franks: Great x 23 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

Kings France: Great x 15 Grand Son of Henry I King France

Ancestry

Father: George Carew Archdeacon Totnes, Archdeacon Exeter Great x 12 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

GrandFather: Edmund Carew Great x 11 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandFather: Nicholas Carew

Great x 2 GrandFather: Nicholas Carew

Great GrandMother: Margery Dinham Great x 10 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Dinham Great x 9 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Dinham Great x 8 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Lovell Great x 9 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Arches

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Arches

GrandMother: Katherine Huddersfield

Great GrandFather: William Huddersfield