Lord Charles Howard (Earl of Nottingham)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth1536CSORN
First Known Service1585CSORN
FatherWilliam Howard, 1st Baron Howard of Effingham
MotherMargaret Gamage
WifeCatherine Carey
WifeMargaret Stuart
CousinAnne Boleyn
Last Known Service7.5.1613CSORN
Date of Death14.12.1624

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
1559 Ambassador to France 
1572 Appointed Knight Bachelor of Nottingham 
1573 Succeeded as 2nd Baron Howard of Effingham 
1585 Lord High AdmiralEWIKI
8.7.158528.1.1618/19Appointed Lord High Admiral of EnglandBWAS-1603
15882.1588White Bear (50), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
2.1588 Ark Raleigh (55), as Flag Officer, Lord High AdmiralB065
5.158810.1588The Spanish Armada 
1596 Ark Royal (55), as Flag Officer, Lord High AdmiralB065
21.6.1596 Commanded the Queen's Ships at the Attack on Cadiz Harbour 
21.6.1596 Commanded the Lord High Admiral's Ships at the Attack on Cadiz Harbour 
22.10.1596 Appointed Earl of Nottingham 
6.4.16137.5.1613Prince Royal (120), Lord High Admiral and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603

Sources


IDDescriptionAuthorType
CSORNCommissioned Sea Officers of the Royal NavyDavid Bonner Smith / Syrett & DiNardoWeb Site
EWIKIWikipediaVariousWeb Site
BWAS-1603British Warships in the Age of Sail 1603 - 1714Rif WinfieldBook
B065The Ship of the Line Vol IBrian LaveryBook

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