1592 - 1676
James VI (and) I
von Oldenburg) 1566 - 1625 in 1633 at his seat, Welbeck; governor to Prince of Wales (1638-41); in Royalist cause invaded Yorkshire (1642), raised siege of Hull (1643); commander of all Royalist forces north ofthe Tyne; left England after battle of Marston Moor (1644); reduced to poverty; returned at Restoration (1660), restored to lands. Author of works on horsemanship.
|Born: manor, Handsworth, Staffs., , England 1592 ||Baptised: Handsworth, Staffs., , England 16th Dec 1593 |
|Died: Welbeck, Notts., England 25th Dec 1676 ||Buried: |