Elizabeth Wingfield (Cecil)

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Elizabeth Wingfield (Cecil)

Birthdate: (86)
Birthplace: Tickencote, Rutlandshire, England
Death: Died in Upton, Northamptonshire, England
Place of Burial: Tinwell, Rutland, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Richard Cecil, MP and Jane Cecil
Wife of Sir Robert Wingfield, MP and Hugh Allington, Esq.
Mother of Sir Robert Wingfield, MP; John Wingfield, MP; Lady Dorothy Claypoole (Wingfield); Elizabeth Downing (Wingfield); Richard Wingfield and 2 others
Sister of William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley; Agnes Ann White and Margaret Cave

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About Elizabeth Wingfield (Cecil)

Elizabeth Cecil was the sister of William Cecil, Lord Burghley, well know statesman of the Elizabethan era. She was the daughter of Richard Cecil, Master of the Wardrobe for Henry the VIII, and his wife Jane Heckington. Elizabeth Cecil married Robert Wingfield in 1555. The couple had seven children including Dorothy Wingfield who married Adam Claypoole. After Robert Wingfield's death in 1580, Elizabeth married Hugh Allington as her second husband. She died in 1611 and was buried at Tinwell Church Rutlandshire near Stamford. The wall monument to Elizabeth Cecil in Tinwell Church is shown in the adjacent photograph. Wingfield arms to the left, Cecil arms center, and Allington arms to the right


Elizabeth Cecil was the sister of William Cecil, Lord Burghley, well know statesman of the Elizabethan era. She was the daughter of Richard Cecil, Master of the Wardrobe for Henry the VIII, and his wife Jane Heckington. Elizabeth Cecil married Robert Wingfield in 1555. The couple had seven children including Dorothy Wingfield who married Adam Claypoole. After Robert Wingfield's death in 1580, Elizabeth married Hugh Allington as her second husband. She died in 1611 and was buried at Tinwell Church Rutlandshire near Stamford. The wall monument to Elizabeth Cecil in Tinwell Church is shown in the adjacent photograph. Wingfield arms to the left, Cecil arms center, and Allington arms to the right.

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Elizabeth Wingfield (Cecil)'s Timeline

1525
1525
Tickencote, Rutlandshire, England
1558
1558
Age 33
1558
Age 33
Tickencote, Rutland, England, United Kingdom
1566
1566
Age 41
Northborough, Northamptonshire, England
1570
1570
Age 45
1611
December 6, 1611
Age 86
Upton, Northamptonshire, England
December 6, 1611
Age 86
Tinwell, Rutland, England, United Kingdom
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