Biography of John Cecil 5th Earl Exeter

Timeline

Around 1648 John Cecil 5th Earl Exeter was born to John Cecil 4th Earl Exeter and Frances Manners Countess Exeter.

On 02 May 1670 John Cecil 5th Earl Exeter and Anne Cavendish Countess Exeter were married.

On 15 May 1674 John Cecil 6th Earl Exeter was born to John Cecil 5th Earl Exeter and Anne Cavendish Countess Exeter.

On Feb 1678 John Cecil 5th Earl Exeter succeeded 5th Earl Exeter, 6th Baron Burghley. Anne Cavendish Countess Exeter by marriage Countess Exeter.

On 24 Sep 1691 Elizabeth Cecil Countess Cork was born to John Cecil 5th Earl Exeter and Anne Cavendish Countess Exeter.

On 29 Aug 1700 John Cecil 5th Earl Exeter died.

After 29 Aug 1700 John Cecil 5th Earl Exeter was buried at St Martin's Church. Monument to John Cecil and his wife Anne Cavendish Countess Exeter. Sculpted by the French sculptor Pierre-√Čtienne Monnot who was working in Rome. Neo-classical statuary group. One of the finest tombs of its day in the country, displaying strong antique tendencies as befits its Roman creation.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cecil

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 24 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 16 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 17 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 6 Grand Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland

Kings Scotland: Great x 15 Grand Son of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 15 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 9 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Ancestry

Father: John Cecil 4th Earl Exeter Great x 5 Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

GrandFather: David Cecil 3rd Earl Exeter Great x 8 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Richard Cecil Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Cecil 1st Earl Exeter

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Cheke

Great x 2 GrandMother: Dorothy Neville Countess Exeter Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Neville 4th Baron Latimer Snape Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Lucy Somerset Baroness Latimer Snape Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Cope Great x 14 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Anthony Cope 1st Baronet Hanwell Great x 13 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward Cope

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Mohun Great x 12 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Frances Lytton

Great x 3 GrandFather: Rowland Lytton

GrandMother: Elizabeth Egerton Countess Exeter Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great GrandFather: John Egerton 1st Earl Bridgewater

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Egerton 1st Viscount Brackley

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Egerton

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Alice Grosvenor

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Ravenscroft

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Ravenscroft

Great x 3 GrandMother: Katherine Grosvenor

Great GrandMother: Frances Stanley Countess Bridgewater Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Ferdinando Stanley 5th Earl Derby Great x 2 Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Stanley 4th Earl Derby Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Clifford Countess Derby Great Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Spencer Countess Derby

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Spencer

Great x 3 GrandMother: Katherine Kitson

Mother: Frances Manners Countess Exeter Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: John Manners 8th Earl Rutland Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: George Manners Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Manners Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley

Great x 2 GrandMother: Dorothy Vernon Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: George Vernon Great x 7 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Tailboys Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Grace Pierrepoint Great x 11 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry Pierrepoint Great x 10 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: George Pierrepoint Great x 9 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Winifred Thwaites

Great x 2 GrandMother: Frances Cavendish

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Cavendish

Great x 3 GrandMother: Bess of Hardwick Countess Shrewsbury, Countess Waterford

GrandMother: Frances Montagu Countess Rutland Great x 10 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Edward Montagu 1st Baron Montagu Great x 9 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward Montagu Great x 8 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward Montagu Great x 7 Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Helen Roper

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Harrington

Great x 3 GrandFather: James Harrington

Great x 3 GrandMother: Lucy Sidney

Great GrandMother: Frances Cotton Great x 12 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Cotton

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Cotton

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Shirley Great x 11 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Shirley Great x 10 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Dorothy Giffard