Henry Wriothesley, born 6 October 1573 at Cowdray House, Sussex, was the only son of Henry Wriothesley, 2nd Earl of Southampton, by Mary Browne. She was the only daughter of Anthony Browne, 1st Viscount Montague, and his first wife, Jane Radcliffe.
Henry Wriothesley, 3rd earl of Southampton, in full Henry Wriothesley, 3rd earl of Southampton, Baron Wriothesley of Titchfield, (born October 6, 1573, Cowdray, Sussex, England—died November 10, 1624, Bergen op Zoom, Netherlands), English nobleman and William Shakespeare’s patron.
11/05/2021 · Henry Wriothesley, 3rd Earl of Southampton (6 October 1573 – 10 November 1624), was the second son of Henry Wriothesley, 2nd Earl of Southampton, and his wife Mary Browne, Countess of Southampton, daughter of the 1st Viscount Montagu.
- October 06, 1573
- 3rd Earl of Southampton, Literary aesthete
- Titchfield, Fareham, Hampshire, England
Henry Wriothesley, 3rd Earl of Southampton & Shakespeare’s patron Although Shakespeare was making money in the theatre, being paid for his acting and play writing, in order to be recognised as a poet he had to obtain some attention from an aristocrat.
18/05/2018 · Southampton, Henry Wriothesley, 3rd earl of (1573–1624). Wriothesley's father, a catholic, was imprisoned in the Tower 1571–3 under suspicion of encouraging Norfolk's proposed marriage to Mary, queen of Scots. Wriothesley succeeded to the earldom at the age of 7 and grew up as a follower and companion of Essex, whose cousin he married.
HENRY WRIOTHESLEY, third Earl of Southampton (1573-1624), Shakespeare's patron, was second son of Henry Wriothesley, second earl of Southampton, by his wife, Mary Browne, daughter of the first viscount Montague. He was born at his maternal grandfather's residence, Cowdray House, near Midhurst, on 6 Oct. 1573.
Henry Wriothesley, 3rd Earl of Southampton (1573-1624), Patron of Shakespeare Sitter associated with 11 portraits A favourite of Elizabeth I, Southampton had become earl two days before his eighth birthday.