Essex, Earl of


Encyclopedia of the Wars of the Roses. . 2001.

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  • Earl — Die königliche Prozession zum Parlament in Westminster, 4. Februar 1512. v.l.n.r.: The Marquess of Dorset, Earl of Northumberland, Earl of Surrey, Earl of Shrewsbury, Earl of Essex, Earl of Kent, Earl of Derby, Earl of Wiltshire. Aus: Parliament… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Earl of Essex — is a title that has been held by several families and individuals, of which the best known and most closely associated with the title was Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex (1566 1601). The earldom was first created in the twelfth century for… …   Wikipedia

  • Earl of Essex — ist ein erblicher britischer Adelstitel in der Peerage of England, der seit etwa 1139 von mehreren Familien, aber auch Einzelpersonen gehalten wurde, von denen der bekannteste Robert Devereux, 2. Earl of Essex (1566–1601) ist. Die Earlswürde… …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Essex in Ireland — refers to the military campaign pursued in Ireland in 1599 by Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, during the Nine Years War and the Anglo Spanish War. Earlier in that year Queen Elizabeth I of England had been troubled over the choice of a… …   Wikipedia

  • Earl of Warwick — (pronounced Worrick ) is a title that has been created four times in British history and is one of the most prestigious titles in the peerages of the British Isles. Contents 1 1088 creation 2 1547 creation 3 1618 creation …   Wikipedia

  • Essex House (London) — Essex House was a house in London, built around 1575 for Robert Dudley, Earl of Leicester and originally called Leicester House. The property occupied the site where the Outer Temple, part of the London headquarters of the Knights Templar, had… …   Wikipedia

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  • Earl — was the Anglo Saxon form and jarl the Scandinavian form of a title meaning chieftain and referring especially to chieftains set to rule a territory in a king s stead. In Scandinavia, it became obsolete in the Middle Ages and was replaced with… …   Wikipedia

  • Earl Ferrers — is a title in the Peerage of Great Britain. It was created in 1711 for Robert Shirley, 13th Baron Ferrers of Chartley. The Shirley family descends from George Shirley (died 1622). In 1611 he was created a Baronet, of Staunton Harold in the County …   Wikipedia

  • Earl Tylney — Earl Tylney, of Castlemaine in the County of Kerry, was a title in the Peerage of Ireland. It was created on 11 June 1731 for Richard Tylney, 1st Viscount Castlemaine. The family descended from the merchant, economist and colonial administrator… …   Wikipedia

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