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Matric. Fell.-Com. from TRINITY, Michs. 1558.
Eldest s. of William (1535), Lord Burghley. B. at Cambridge,
1542. Educated privately. M.A. 1571. Adm. at Gray's Inn,
1558. M.P. for Stamford, 1562, 1571, 1572; for Lincs., 1584-6;
for Northants., 1592. Knighted, 1575. President of Council
of the North, 1599. K.G. 1601. Created Earl of Exeter,
1605. Died Feb. 7, 1623. Buried in Westminster Abbey.
Will, P.C.C. Brother of Robert (1581).
|Thomas CECIL |
Approx. lifespan: 15421623
Matric. Fell.-Com. from Trinity College 1558:10MT:
Eldest s. of William CECIL (1535) Lord Burghley.
b. at Cambridge, [Cambridgeshire], 1542
Adm. at Gray's Inn 1558
M.P. for Stamford, [Lincolnshire], 1562, 1571, 1572 ; for Lincolnshire , 1584-86 ; for Northamptonshire , 1592
President of Council of the North 1599
Created Earl of Exeter 1605
buried Westminster Abbey, [London],
brother of Robert CECIL (1581)
[app:]Engraving by J. Cochran from portrait by 'Jonsen': CAS : G.25; Portrait at Clare College [:app]
[app:](Goodison: CCS : 113)[:app]