Show Summary Details

Page of

Printed from Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a single article for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy and Legal Notice).

date: 05 April 2020

Bacon, Francis, Viscount St Albanlocked

(1561–1626)
  • Markku Peltonen

Extract

Bacon, Francis, Viscount St Alban (1561–1626), lord chancellor, politician, and philosopher, was born on 22 January 1561 at York House in the Strand, London, the second of the two sons of Sir Nicholas Bacon (1510–1579), lord keeper, and his second wife, Anne (...

You do not currently have access to this article

Login

Please login to access the full content.

Subscribe

Access to the full content requires a subscription

Historical Journal
Centre for Kentish Studies, Maidstone, Kent
British Library, London
Trinity College, Cambridge
Notes and Queries
private collection
National Portrait Gallery, London
Royal Society, London
Bodleian Library, Oxford
Lambeth Palace London
British Museum, London