Alexander Carleill (c.1525 - 1556)

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Nicknames: "Carlyell", "Carlisle"
Death: Died in London, Middlesex, England
Occupation: Wine Merchant, Vintner, Citizen of London
Managed by: Eldon Clark (C)
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About Alexander Carleill

Alexander Carleill

  • Birth: Circa 1525
  • Death: Between 1556 and 1562
  • Wife: Anne Barne
  • Children: Christopher Carleill, Alexander Carleill, Alice Carleill

In January 1562 Francis Walsingham married Anne, daughter of Sir George Barne, Lord Mayor of London in 1552–3, and widow of wine merchant Alexander Carleill.[15] Anne died two years later leaving her son Christopher Carleill in Walsingham's care.[16]


  • 15. Adams et al.; Cooper, p. 45; Hutchinson, pp. 30–31
  • 16 Cooper, p. 46; Hutchinson, p. 31


  1. Adams, Simon; Bryson, Alan; Leimon, Mitchell (2004) "Walsingham, Sir Francis (c.1532–1590)", Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, online edn. May 2009, doi:10.1093/ref:odnb/28624 (subscription required)
  2. Cooper, John (2011) The Queen's Agent: Francis Walsingham at the Court of Elizabeth I. London: Faber & Faber. ISBN 978-0-571-21826-4.


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