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Biography of Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601

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After 1551 [his father] Richard Bertie 1516-1582 and Catherine Willoughby Duchess Suffolk 1519-1580 were married. [his father] Richard Bertie 1516-1582 by marriage Baron Willoughby Eresby.

On 12 Oct 1555 Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 was born to [his father] Richard Bertie 1516-1582 (38) and Catherine Willoughby Duchess Suffolk 1519-1580 (36) at Wesel, Wesel. He was named for his parents peregrinations through Germany avoiding religious persecution.

On 14 Oct 1555 Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 was baptised at Church of St Willibrord, Wesel, Wesel.

On 25 Dec 1577 Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 (22) and [his wife] Mary Vere Baroness Willoughby Eresby -1624 were married. [his wife] Mary Vere Baroness Willoughby Eresby -1624 by marriage Baroness Willoughby Eresby.

On 19 Sep 1580 Catherine Willoughby Duchess Suffolk 1519-1580 (61) died. Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 (24) succeeded 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby.
She was buried at St James' Church Spilsby with her second husband [his father] Richard Bertie 1516-1582 (63). Elizabethan Period. Sideboard Tomb. Cornice supported by three figures of a monk and two wildmen, each holding aloft a shield of arms. In the frieze are flowers, fruit and escutcheons.

On 09 Apr 1582 [his father] Richard Bertie 1516-1582 (65) died at Bourne. He was buried at St James' Church Spilsby.

On 16 Dec 1582 [his son] Robert Bertie 1582 1642 1st Earl Lindsey 1582-1642 was born to Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 (27) and [his wife] Mary Vere Baroness Willoughby Eresby -1624. His Godmother was Queen Elizabeth I (49).

Before 27 Jun 1641 Unknown Painter. Portrait of Robert Bertie 1582 1642 1st Earl Lindsey 1582-1642.

After 1585 Unknown Painter. Portrait of Queen Elizabeth I of England and Ireland.

In 1584 [his son] Peregrine Bertie 1584-1639 was born to Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 (28) and [his wife] Mary Vere Baroness Willoughby Eresby -1624.

Around 1595 [his daughter] Catherine Bertie 1595-1610 was born to Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 (39) and [his wife] Mary Vere Baroness Willoughby Eresby -1624. Sources are confused about her birth year stating she was born in 1610 and that she married in 1609. Date adjusted to around 1595 on the assumption she was married around twenty years of age. Her son died at six days old on 09 Feb 1610. Her father died in 1601. Sources also refer to her as Baroness Rockingham whereas she died some eleven years before her husband was created Baron Rockingham.

Around 1597 Robert "The Elder" Peake Painter 1551-1619 (46). Portrait of Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 (41).

On 25 Jun 1601 Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 (45) died at Berwick on Tweed. His son Robert Bertie 1582 1642 1st Earl Lindsey 1582-1642 (18) succeeded 14th Baron Willoughby Eresby. He was buried at St James' Church Spilsby.
On 15 Feb 1610 [his daughter] Catherine Bertie 1595-1610 (15) died in childbirth. She was buried at St James' Church Spilsby.
Monument Elizabethan Recumbent. Tall Sideboard Tomb with reclining hooded figure of Lady Katherine, daughter of Peregrine, with Chrisom Child in the crib at her feet. Above a standing figure of Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 (45) in a niche, with strapwork embellishments, all supported on composite columns with a dentilated cornice.

Before 27 Jun 1641 Unknown Painter. Portrait of Robert Bertie 1582 1642 1st Earl Lindsey 1582-1642.

Around 24 Jun 1624 [his former wife] Mary Vere Baroness Willoughby Eresby -1624 died.

[his son] Henry Bertie -1655 was born to Peregrine Bertie 13th Baron Willoughby Eresby 1555-1601 and [his former wife] Mary Vere Baroness Willoughby Eresby -1624.

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Paternal Family Tree: Bertie

Ancestry

Father: Richard Bertie 1516-1582

GrandFather: Thomas Bertie 1480-1555

Great GrandFather: Robert Bertie -1502