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Cecil, Thomas.
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: 1542–1623
Matric. Fell.-Com. from Trinity College 1558:10MT:
Eldest s. of William CECIL (1535) Lord Burghley.
b. at Cambridge, [Cambridgeshire], 1542
Educated privately.
M.A. 1571
Adm. at Gray's Inn 1558
M.P. for Stamford, [Lincolnshire], 1562, 1571, 1572 ; for Lincolnshire , 1584-86 ; for Northamptonshire , 1592
Knighted 1575
President of Council of the North 1599
K.G. 1601
Created Earl of Exeter 1605
Died 1623:02:07
buried Westminster Abbey, [London],
Will, P.C.C.
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]