life of Robert Cecil, First Earl of Salisbury.

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Salisbury, Robert Cecil, Earl of, 1563-
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LC ClassificationsDA358.S2 C4 1971
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Paginationxii, 406 p.
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Open LibraryOL5755939M
ISBN 100837142075
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Robert Cecil was the son of William Cecil, Lord Burghley, by his second wife Mildred Cooke. He was not a healthy child, being a slight hunch back. He was educated at home by private tutors until he attended St John’s College, Cambridge.

Robert Cecil, the son of William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley and Mildred Cooke, was born on 1st June, at Cecil House, Strand, London. At the time his father was Secretary of State and the main advisor to Queen Elizabeth.

(1) Mathew Lyons has pointed out that Cecil's closeness to Queen Elizabeth resulted in hostility of the nobility. Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury (), Statesman. Sitter associated with 21 portraits Robert Cecil was son of William Cecil, Lord was Secretary of State (), and secured the succession of James VI of Scotland to the English throne in Created Baron, Viscount and Earl in three years (), he built Hatfield House, and died deeply in debt.

The Rt Hon The First Earl of Salisbury KG PC Death In poor health, and worn out by years of overwork, Salisbury in the spring of went on a journey to take the waters at Bath in hope of a cure, but he obtained little relief, and started on the journey home.

Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury. Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury, KG, PC (1 June ndash; 24 May ), son of William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley, and half brother of Thomas Cecil, 1st Earl of Exeter, statesman, spymaster and minister to Queen Elizabeth I and King James I.

Robert Cecil, English lord treasurer, the exact year of whose birth is unrecorded, was the youngest son of William Cecil, 1st Lord Burghley, and of his second wife Mildred, daughter of Sir Anthony Cooke, of Gidea Hall in Essex.

He was educated in his father's house and at Cambridge University. Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury, KG, PC (1 June – 24 May ) was an English statesman noted for his direction of the government during the Union of the Crowns, as Tudor England gave way to Stuart rule (). Salisbury served as the Secretary of.

Early life. Robert Michael James Gascoyne-Cecil was born on 30 Septemberthe eldest child and first-born son of Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 6th Marquess of younger brother was the journalist Lord Richard Cecil, who was killed covering the conflict in Rhodesia in Lord Cranborne attended Eton College and Christ Church, Oxford, and became a merchant banker before going to.

OCLC Number: Notes: Half-title (and publisher's lettering): The house of Cecil. "The greater part of this record is taken up with the life story of three great men--Lord Burghley, Sir Robert Cecil and the third Marquess of Salisbury."--Preface.

Early life. Salisbury was the eldest and only surviving son of Robert Gascoyne-Cecil, 5th Marquess of Salisbury, by Elizabeth Vere Cavendish, daughter of Lord Richard the Second World War he served in the Grenadier took part in the invasion of Normandy in with the 2nd Battalion and was a member of the first British unit to enter Brussels.

Arms of Cecil-Gascogne, Marquess and Earl of Salisbury: Quarterly, 1st and 4th, Barry of ten Argent and Azure over all six Escutcheons Sable three two and one each charged with a Lion rampant of the First a Crescent for difference (Cecil); 2nd and 3rd, Argent on a Pale Sable a Conger's Head erased and erect Or charged with an Ermine Spot (Gascoyne).

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Sir Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury, KG, PC (1 June – 24 May ), son of William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley, and half-brother of Thomas Cecil, 1st Earl of Exeter, statesman, spymaster and minister to Queen Elizabeth I and King James I.

His efforts insured that the Scottish King James VI succeeded the childless Elizabeth as ruler of England. Robert Cecil was an English nobleman.

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How Important Was The Privy Council This is for several reasons the first reason (for the monarch) was the fact that she could decide who could become a member of the Privy Council this is because it meant that she had total power over those who that would help run the.

Cecil was the son of Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury and Elizabeth (née Brooke), the daughter of William Brooke, 10th Baron Cobham. He was born in Westminster on 28 March and baptized in St Clement Danes on 11 April. William's mother died when he was six years old, and he was subsequently raised by his aunt, Lady Frances Stourton.

ProQuest has teamed with The Hatfield House Archives to digitize their privately held collection of alm documents gathered by William Cecil (), Lord Burghley and his son Robert Cecil (), First Earl of Salisbury.

Genealogy profile for Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury. Genealogy for Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury (c - ) family tree on Geni, with over million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.

People Projects Discussions. Life. He was the son of William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley and Mildred half-brother was Thomas Cecil, 1st Earl of Exeter and philosopher Francis Bacon was his first cousin. After his education at St John's College, Cambridge, [1] [2] Salisbury was made Secretary of State following the death of Sir Francis Walsingham inand he became the leading minister after the death of his.

ROBERT CECIL, 1st Earl of Salisbury, English lord treasurer, the exact year of whose birth is unrecorded, was the youngest son of William Cecil, 1st Lord Burghley, and of his second wife Mildred, daughter of Sir Anthony Cooke, of Gidea Hall in was educated in his father's house and at Cambridge University.

In he was sent to France, and was returned the same year to parliament. Marquess of Salisbury is a title in the Peerage of Great was created in for the 7th Earl of Salisbury. Most of the holders of the title have been prominent in British political life over the last two centuries, particularly the 3rd Marquess, who served three times as Prime Minister in the late 19th and early 20th centuries.

Robert Arthur James Gascoyne-Cecil, 5th Marquess of Salisbury, KG, PC (27 August – 23 February ), known as Viscount Cranborne from towas a British Conservative politician. Initially elected to the House of Commons inSalisbury was summoned ot the House of Lords inbecoming the leader of the Conservative Party in that house until He also served in.

The second Cecil: The rise to power, of Sir Robert Cecil, late first earl of Salisbury by P. Handover Servant of the Cecils: The life of Sir Michael Hickes, by Alan G. Smith. Robert Cecil, 1st Earl of Salisbury (1 June. – 24 May ) was an English statesman noted for his skilful direction of the government during the Union of the Crowns, as Tudor England gave way to Stuart rule ().Salisbury served as the Secretary of State of England (–) and Lord High Treasurer (–12), succeeding his father as Queen Elizabeth I's Lord Privy Seal and.

Hatfield, twenty miles north of London in Hertfordshire, had been the home of the Cecils for nearly three hundred years since James I had given it, into his Prime Minister, Robert Cecil, first Earl of Salisbury, in exchange for a house of Cecil’s to which the King had taken a fancy.

Robert Arthur Talbot Gascoyne-Cecil, 3rd Marquess of Salisbury, styled Lord Robert Cecil before the death of his elder brother inViscount Cranborne from June until his father died in Apriland then the Marquess of Salisbury, was a British statesman, serving as prime minister three times for a total of over thirteen years.A member of the Conservative Party, he was the last.

Ancestor of Robert Cecil, 3rd Marquis of Salibury and Prime Minister. English Statesman, First Earl of Salisbury. Statesman under Queen Elizabeth I and King James I. Created Viscount Cranborne in and 1st Earl of Salisbury in Salisbury, Robert Cecil, 1st earl of, –, English statesman; son of William Cecil, Baron Burghley.

He entered Parliament and came gradually to rank second only to his father as adviser to Queen Elizabeth I. About he began to perform the duties of secretary of state, and he was officially appointed to that position in Robert Cecil, 1st earl of Salisbury, English statesman who succeeded his father, William Cecil, Lord Burghley, as Queen Elizabeth I’s chief minister in and skillfully directed the government during the first nine years of the reign of King James I.

Cecil gave continuity to the change from.