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Henry Wriothesley
Birth: Oct. 6, 1573
Death: Nov. 10, 1624

Third Earl of Southampton. Famous as the only patron of William Shakespeare, who dedicated his long poems "Venus and Adonis" and "The Rape of Lucrece" to him. He was a brilliant student at St John's College, Cambridge, becoming a lover of literature. Under King James I he actively pioneered American colonies in Virginia and New England. (bio by: julia&keld) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry Wriothesley (1545 - 1581)
  Mary Browne Hervey (1552 - 1607)
 
 Spouse:
  Elizabeth Vernon Wriothesley (1572 - 1655)*
 
 Children:
  Penelope Wriothesley Spencer (1598 - 1667)*
  Anne Wriothesley Wallop (1600 - 1662)*
  James Wriothesley (1605 - 1624)*
  Thomas Wriothesley (1607 - 1667)*
  Mary Wriothesley (1611 - 1615)*
 
 Sibling:
  Mary Wriothesley Arundell (1567 - 1607)*
  Henry Wriothesley (1573 - 1624)
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Peter Churchyard
Titchfield
Fareham Borough
Hampshire, England
Plot: Wriothesley Vault in Chancel
 
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Originally Created by: julia&keld
Record added: Feb 15, 2007
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