1-13 of 13 Results  for:

  • Church of England x
  • government and civil service x
Clear all

Image

Cover Carey, Henry, first Baron Hunsdon (1526–1596)

Carey, Henry, first Baron Hunsdon (1526–1596)  

Maker: Marcus Gheeraerts the younger

Henry Carey, first Baron Hunsdon (1526–1596) attrib. Marcus Gheeraerts the younger, 1591 The Berkeley Castle Will Trust. Photograph: Photographic Survey, Courtauld Institute of Art, London

Article

Carey, Henry, first Baron Hunsdon (1526–1596), courtier and administrator  

Wallace T. MacCaffrey

Carey, Henry, first Baron Hunsdon (1526–1596), courtier and administrator, was born on 4 March 1526, the only son of William Carey (c. 1496–1528), courtier, of Aldenham, Hertfordshire, and his wife, Mary [see Stafford, Mary (c. 1499-1543)], royal mistress, daughter of Thomas Boleyn, ...

Article

Cotton, Sir Richard (b. in or before 1497, d. 1556), courtier and administrator  

Catharine Davies

Cotton, Sir Richard (b. in or before 1497, d. 1556), courtier and administrator, was the third son of John Cotton, a Shropshire gentleman, and Cecily, daughter of Thomas Mainwaring of Ightfield, Shropshire. He began his career as an attorney in the sheriff's court in ...

Article

Fanshawe, Thomas, second Viscount Fanshawe of Dromore (1632–1674), courtier and exchequer official  

See Fanshawe [Fanshaw], Thomas, first Viscount Fanshawe of Dromore

Article

Grey, Henry, first Baron Grey of Groby (1547–1614), courtier and administrator  

Richard Cust

Grey, Henry, first Baron Grey of Groby (1547–1614), courtier and administrator, was the only surviving son of Lord John Grey (d. 1564) of Pirgo, Essex, and Mary, daughter of Anthony Browne, first Viscount Montagu of Cowdray, Sussex. He was probably educated at Christ Church, Oxford...

Article

Jermyn [Germain], Henry, earl of St Albans (bap. 1605, d. 1684), courtier and government official  

Anthony R. J. S. Adolph

Jermyn [Germain], Henry, earl of St Albans (bap. 1605, d. 1684), courtier and government official, was baptized at St Margaret Lothbury, London, on 29 March 1605, the fourth but second surviving son of Sir Thomas Jermyn (bap. 1573, d. 1644/5), politician and courtier of ...

Article

Procter, Sir Stephen (bap. 1562, d. 1619), courtier and revenue official  

Catherine Collinson

Procter, Sir Stephen (bap. 1562, d. 1619), courtier and revenue official, eldest son of Thomas Procter (c.1535–1621), ironmaster and entrepreneur, of Friar Head, Winterburn, in the parish of Gargrave, Yorkshire, and later of Warsill near Ripon, and his first wife, Mary...

Image

Cover Radcliffe, Thomas, third earl of Sussex  (1526/7–1583)

Radcliffe, Thomas, third earl of Sussex (1526/7–1583)  

Maker: Steven van der Meulen

In 

Thomas Radcliffe, third earl of Sussex (1526/77–1583) attrib. Steven van der Meulen [original, c.1565] private collection

Article

Radcliffe, Thomas, third earl of Sussex (1526/7–1583), lord lieutenant of Ireland and courtier  

Wallace T. MacCaffrey

Radcliffe, Thomas, third earl of Sussex (1526/7–1583), lord lieutenant of Ireland and courtier, was the eldest son of Henry Radcliffe, second earl of Sussex (d. 1557) [see under Radcliffe, Robert, first earl of Sussex], and his first wife, Lady Elizabeth (...

Article

Reymes, Bullen (1613–1672), army officer, courtier, and government official  

R. O. Bucholz

Reymes, Bullen (1613–1672), army officer, courtier, and government official, was born on 28 December 1613 at Petre Hayes, Devon, the eldest son and heir of Bullen Reymes (1586–1652) of Westminster, a courtier and gentleman usher to the duchess of Buckingham, and Mary (1585–1660)...

Image

Cover Rogers, Sir Edward (c. 1498–1568)

Rogers, Sir Edward (c. 1498–1568)  

Maker: unknown artist

In 

Sir Edward Rogers (c. 1498–1568) by unknown artist, 1567 © National Portrait Gallery, London

Article

Rogers, Sir Edward (c. 1498–1568), courtier and administrator  

Michael A. R. Graves

Rogers, Sir Edward (c. 1498–1568), courtier and administrator, was the eldest son of George Rogers of Langport, Somerset, and his wife, Elizabeth. He had links with the Courtenays, but his career centred upon service in the Tudor royal household. He committed a serious but unidentified offence in 1526 and fled with others to ...

Article

Villiers, George Herbert Hyde, sixth earl of Clarendon (1877–1955), public servant and courtier  

Jason Tomes

Villiers, George Herbert Hyde, sixth earl of Clarendon (1877–1955), public servant and courtier, was born on 7 June 1877 at 31 Upper Brook Street, London, the only son and elder child of Edward Hyde Villiers (1846–1914), fifth earl of Clarendon of the second creation...