Lord Thomas Howard (1st Earl of Suffolk)


NationalityBritish 
RolesNaval Sailor 
Date of Birth24.8.1561E-WIKI
First Known Service2.1588E-WIKI
FatherThomas Howard (1535-1572)ref:1568
MotherMargaret Audley (1535-1564)ref:1568
WifeKatherine Knyvet (1564-1638)ref:1568
SonThomas (1580-1669)ref:1568
SonTheophilus (1584-1640)ref:1568
DaughterCatherine [Cecil] (c.1588-1673)ref:1568
DaughterFrances [Carr] (1589-1632)ref:1568
SonEdward (c.1597-1675)ref:1568
SisterMargaret [Sackville] (1561-1591)ref:1568
BrotherWilliam (1563-1640)ref:1568
Last Known Service1599E-WIKI
Date of Death28.5.1626 - London E-WIKI

Event History


Date fromDate toEventSource
2.1588 Lion (60), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
5.158810.1588The Spanish Armada 
26.7.1588 Appointed Knight BachelorE-WIKI
1591 Defiance (46), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
31.8.15911.9.1591Commanded the English Fleet at the First Battle of Flores 
1596 Merhonour (39), Vice-Admiral and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
21.6.1596 Attack on Cadiz Harbour 
1597 Lion (60), Vice-Admiral and Commanding OfficerNRS157
15978.1597Repulse (40), Captain and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
4.1597 Appointed Knight Companion of the Order of the GarterE-WIKI
1599 Elizabeth Jonas (56), Admiral and Commanding OfficerBWAS-1603
21.7.1603 Appointed 1st Earl of SuffolkE-WIKI


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