Cecil, Honerable Sir Edward 1a 2a

Birth Name Cecil, Honerable Sir Edward
Gender male
Age at Death 67 years, 7 days


Having adopted a military life, he attained celebrity in the waters of the Netherlands, where he was engaged for a space of 35 years. He was Marshall, Lieutenant, and General of the forces sent by King James and King Charles against the Spaniards and Imperialists, and was elevated to Peerage by King Charles I.
9 Nov 1624, Baron Cecil of Exeter.
25 July 1628 was created Viscount Wembleton.
He married three times, Theodosa, dau of Sir Andrew Noel, Diana, dau of Sir William Drury, and Sophia, dau of Sir Edward Zouche.
He died leaving no male heir.
(Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited & Extinct Peerages, Cailli-Cutts, Page 110)


Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth 1571-11-11 Burghley House, Lincolnshire, England   1b
Death 1638-11-18 Wembleton, England   3

Age: 67y 0m 7d

Burial   St. Mary’s Church, Wembelton   3


Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Sr., Thomas Cecil1546-05-051623-02-08
Mother Neville, *Dorothy15481607-03-23
    Brother     Cecil, William 1565-01-13 1640-07-06
    Sister     Cecil, Lucy 1568-03-07 1614-10-01
    Brother     Cecil, Richard 1570 1633-09-04
         Cecil, Honerable Sir Edward 1571-11-11 1638-11-18
    Sister     Cecil, Mildred 1573-06-11
    Sister     Cecil, Mary 1573-07-15 1638-03-18
    Sister     Cecil, Elizabeth 1574-09-22
    Brother     Cecil, Christopher 1576-05-04
    Brother     Jr., Sir Thomas Cecil 1578-12-30 1662-12-03
    Sister     Cecil, Frances 1580-02-28 1653-06-12
    Brother     Cecil, David between 1567 and 1574

Source References

  1. Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited & Extinct Peerages, Cailli-Cutts
      • Page: 110
      • Page: 110
  2. RCKarnes: http://wc.rootsweb.ancestry.com/cgi-bin/igm.cgi?op=GET&db=arciek&id=I25867 Carrie's Family Tree
      • Source text:

        # ID: I25867
        # Name: *William BOURCHIER
        # Sex: M
        # Birth: 1386 in Little Eaton, Essex, England 1
        # Death: 28 MAY 1420 in Troyes, Aube, France 2
        # Occupation: Count of Eu 2
        # Note:

        son of William and Eleanor de Lovaine

        William Bourchier (1386-1420) was a Count of Eu in Normandy.
        He was the son of William Bourchier and Eleanor Lovain. He married Anne Plantagenet, Countess of Stafford and Eu,the daughter of the English prince, Thomas of Woodstock.





        Father: *William BOURCHIER b: ABT 1330 in Halstead, Essex, England
        Mother: Eleanor LOUVAIN b: 27 MAY 1345 in Little Eaton, Essex, England

        Marriage 1 *Anne of GLOUCESTER b: APR 1383 in Pheshy, Essex, England

        * Married: 1404 3


        1. Has No Children Eleanor BOURCHIER b: ABT 1417
        2. Has No Children William BOURCHIER
        3. Has No Children Thomas BOURCHIER b: ABT 1404
        4. Has Children Henry BOURCHIER b: BET 1404 AND 1406 in Little Eaton, Essex, England
        5. Has Children *John BOURCHIER b: 1410 in Little Eaton, Essex, England



        1. Title: 1Wikipedia
        2. Title: From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
        3. Title: Dunham Genealogy English and American Branches of the Dunham Family



      • Citation:

        e-mail: arciek@juno.com

  3. The Cecil Family, by George Ravenscroft Dennis