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Robert Catesby

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Robert Catesby

Leader of Gunpowder Plot


    Robert Catesby

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    • 1st Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1573 
    • Birth Location:
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    • Christening Date:
    • Nov 1595 
    • Christening Location:
    • Chastleton, Oxfordshire, England 
    • Death Date:
    • 8 Nov 1605 
    • Death Location:
    • Holbeche House, Staffordshire, England 
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    • Notes: 
    • Leader of the failed Gunpowder Plot of 1605 to assassinate King James I of England.

  • Marriages for Robert Catesby


    • Spouse:
    • Catherine Leigh
    • Marriage Date:
    • 2 Mar 1591/1592

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  • Sources for Robert Catesby

    • 1 Dictionary of National Biography, Volumes 1-22, Vol. 3, pp. 1190-1193.
    • 2 Jardine, David, A Narrative of the Gunpowder Plot, London: John Murray (1857), 30.
    • 3 Metcalfe, Walter C., The Visitations of Northamptonshire Made in 1564 and 1618-19: with Northamptonshire Pedigree s . . ., London: Mitchell and Hughes (1887), 174.