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Richard COPE

Age Date

Details

Abt 1550

He was born : Estimate based upon birth of son on Abt 1572

3

Thu 6 Jul 1553

Throne claimed by Jane on death of Edward VI at Greenwich

3

Wed 19 Jul 1553

Accession of Mary I on removal of Jane

8

Thu 17 Nov 1558

Accession of Elizabeth I on death of Mary I at St. James's Palace

9

Sun 15 Jan 1559

Coronation of Elizabeth I

16

Wed 19 Jun 1566

Birth of James I of England at Edinburgh Castle only son of Mary Queen of Scots & Darnley

22

1572

His son, John COPE was born : Estimate based upon birth of son on Abt 1600

32

Sat 24 Feb 1582

Pope Gregory XIII enacted a new calendar. Ten days were omitted and the last years of centuries were not to be leap years unless divisible by 400

32

Thu 4 Oct 1582

Last day when Julian calendar was in use in Rome

32

Fri 5 Oct 1582

Became 15 Oct 1582 in Portugal and Spain

32

Fri 5 Oct 1582

Became 15 Oct 1582 in Rome and most of Italy

32

Mon 22 Oct 1582

Became 1 Nov 1582 in Hungary

32

10 Dec 1582

Became 20 Dec 1582 in France and French Colonies

32

Sat 22 Dec 1582

Became 1 Jan 1583 in Belgium, Flanders, Catholic Netherlands, Holland and Zealand

33

Thu 14 Feb 1583

Became 24 Feb 1583 in Augsburg (Germany)

33

Sun 6 Oct 1583

Became 16 Oct 1583 in Austria (Tyrol) and Bavaria

33

Sun 17 Nov 1583

Silver Jubilee of Elizabeth I

34

Tue 7 Jan 1584

Became 17 Jan 1584 in Bohemia

34

Sun 12 Jan 1584

Became 22 Jan 1584 in Roman Catholic Switzerland

34

Mon 13 Jan 1584

Became 23 Jan 1584 in Lousitz and Silesia (Germany)

35

Thu 17 Jun 1585

Became 27 Jun 1585 in Paderborn (Germany)

37

Wed 8 Feb 1587

Execution of Mary Queen of Scots at Fotheringhay Castle

38

Mon 29 Jul 1588

Defeat of the Spanish Armada sent by Philip II to invade England

His son, John COPE partnered Elizabeth NO_SURNAME

48

1598

Parish registers required on parchment. Entries from 1558 copied

50

Abt 1600

His grandson, Richard COPE was born in Warton, Warwickshire, England

53

Thu 24 Mar 1603

Accession of James I (of England) previously James VI of Scotland

53

Thu 24 Mar 1603

Death of Elizabeth I in Richmond Palace aged 69

53

Thu 28 Apr 1603

Funeral of Elizabeth I at Westminster Abbey

53

Mon 25 Jul 1603

Coronation of James I

54

1604

He died in Warton - made a Will in Litchfield

DERIVED INFORMATION
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MARRIED ONCE
1571 He came of age at 21

1572 When he was 22 his first child (of 2), John COPE was born
1600 When he was 50 his first grandchild (of 4), Richard COPE was born

1604 He died at the age of 54, survived by both of his children

SELECTED KIN ALIVE AT 1832
John COPE son 32

Richard COPE grandson 4 Warton, Warwickshire, England


THE FOLLOWING ARE INCLUDED IF THEY WERE BORN BEFORE END OF BIOGRAPH:
2 Children
4 Grandchildren