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Lettice Knollys ( / ˈnoʊlz / NOHLZ, sometimes latinized as Laetitia, alias Lettice Devereux or Lettice Dudley ), Countess of Essex and Countess of Leicester (8 November 1543 – 25 December 1634), was an English noblewoman and mother to the courtiers Robert Devereux, 2nd Earl of Essex, and Lady Penelope Rich.
Lettice Knollys Lettice Knollys (se pronuncia noʊlz / nohlz; también conocida como Lettice Devereux o Leticia Dudley ), Condesa de Essex y condesa de Leicester ( 8 de noviembre de 1543 - 25 de diciembre de 1634 ). Índice 1 Nacimiento y primeros años de vida 2 Matrimonios y descendencia 2.1 Primer matrimonio 2.2 Segundo matrimonio
15/09/2018 · Lettice Knollys was born on November 8, 1543 at Rotherfield Greys, Oxfordshire to Sir Francis Knollys and Catherine Carey. Sir Francis Knollys was a member of Parliament and Master of the Horse under King Edward VI. Her mother, Catherine Carey, was the daughter of Mary Boleyn, which made Lettice Knollys and Elizabeth I first cousins once removed.
05/05/2018 · At the centre of all this was Knollys’ adult daughter, Lettice, the spitting image of Elizabeth herself. Lettice was accused of flirting with Elizabeth’s untouchable favourite and would later boldly marry Dudley. The queen – her kinswoman and once friend – never forgave her.
29/04/2022 · From between 1560 and 1565, her married name became Devereux. As a result of her marriage, Lettice Knollys was styled as Viscountess Hereford. As a result of her marriage, Lettice Knollys was styled as Countess of Essex on 4 May 1572. From 21 September 1578, her married name became Dudley. From 1589, her married name became Blount.5
- December 25, 1539
- Rotherfield Greys, Oxfordshire, England
26/01/2016 · Lettice was the daughter of Catherine Carey and Sir Francis Knollys. Catherine was the daughter of Mary Boleyn, Anne Boleyn’s sister, and rumored to be Henry VIII’s bastard. This was never proved, but she was definitely related to the Queen through her mother.
At 17 she married Walter Devereux, Viscount Hereford, who in 1572 became Earl of Essex. When her husband left for Ireland in 1573 she became involved with Robert Dudley when she was 30. Robert Dudley did marry Lettice Knollys but not for another 17 years, on 21 September 1578, at age 35. Died at age 91, on Christmas Day in 1634. Appearances