Person:Charles Wriothesley (1)

Charles Wriothesley
b.8 May 1508
d.25 Jan 1562
  1. Charles Wriothesley1508 - 1562
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Name Charles Wriothesley
Gender Male
Birth[1] 8 May 1508
Occupation[1] 1525 Rouge Croix Persuivant
Occupation[1] from 1534 to 1562 Windsor Herald
Occupation? Author of Wriothesley's Chronicle
Reference Number? Q5083730?
Death[2] 25 Jan 1562

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'Charles Wriothesley ( 'REYE-əths-lee; 8 May 1508 – 25 January 1562) was a long-serving officer of arms at the College of Arms in London. He was the last member of a dynasty of heralds that started with his grandfather—Garter Principal King of Arms John Writhe.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 Concise Dictionary of National Biography. (Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 1992), 3:3303.
  2. Charles Wriothesley, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.