Biography of William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury

Timeline

On 28 Mar 1591 William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury was born to Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury and Elizabeth Brooke.

On 01 Dec 1608 William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury and Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury were married.

On 24 May 1612 William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury succeeded 2nd Earl Salisbury (5C 1605). Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury by marriage Earl Salisbury (5C 1605).

In 1616 James Cecil was born to William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury and Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury.

In 1619 Charles Cecil was born to William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury and Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury.

In 1622 Diana Cecil was born to William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury and Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury.

In 1624 William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury was appointed 418th Knight Garter: James I.

On 03 Dec 1668 William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury died.

Catherine Cecil Countess Leicester was born to William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury and Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury.

Elizabeth Cecil Countess Devonshire was born to William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury and Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury.

Algernon Cecil was born to William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury and Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury.

Mary Cecil was born to William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury and Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury.

Anne Cecil was born to William Cecil 2nd Earl Salisbury and Catherine Howard Countess Salisbury.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Cecil

Descent

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

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 14 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 20 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 15 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 7 Grand Son of Edward III King England

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

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

Kings France: Great x 9 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Robert Cecil 1st Earl Salisbury

GrandFather: William Cecil 1st Baron Burghley

Great GrandFather: Richard Cecil

Great x 2 GrandFather: David Cecil

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Cecil

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Dicons

Great GrandMother: Jane Heckington

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Heckington

GrandMother: Mildred Cooke

Great GrandFather: Anthony Cooke

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Cooke

Great GrandMother: Anne Fitzwilliam

Great x 2 GrandFather: William Fitzwilliam

Mother: Elizabeth Brooke Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: William Brooke 10th Baron Cobham Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Brooke 8th Baron Cobham Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Brooke 7th Baron Cobham Great x 6 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Neville Baroness Cobham Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Dorothy Heydon Baroness Cobham

Great GrandMother: Anne Braye Baroness Cobham

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund Braye 1st Baron Braye

GrandMother: Frances Newton Baroness Cobham