William Paulet, 1st Marquess of Winchester KG PC (c. 1483/1485 – 10 March 1572), styled Lord St John between 1539 and 1550 and Earl of Wiltshire between 1550 and 1551, was an English Lord High Treasurer, Lord Keeper of the Great Seal, and statesman.
Marquess of Winchester is a title in the Peerage of England that was created in 1551 for the prominent statesman William Paulet, 1st Earl of Wiltshire. It is the oldest of six surviving English marquessates; therefore its holder is considered the premier marquess of England.
William Paulet, 1st Marquess of Winchester primary name: Paulet, William other name: (Marquess of) Winchester
22 de ene. de 2019 · William Paulet, 1st Marquess of Winchester was born circa 1483.1 He was the son of Sir John Paulet and Alice Paulet.3,4 He married Elizabeth Capell, daughter of Sir William Capell and Margaret Arundell, circa 1509.5 He died in 1572. He gained the title of 1st Marquess of Winchester on 11 October 1551.
21 de abr. de 2023 · William Paulet, 1st Marquess of Winchester (1485-1572), Statesman. Sitter associated with 7 portraits Lord Treasurer from 1550 until his death; asked how he had weathered the revolutions of four reigns he replied 'Why, I am sprung from the willow and not from the oak'.
When William Paulet 1st Marquess of Winchester was born on 5 April 1482, in Old Basing, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom, his father, Sir John Paulet, was 22 and his mother, Alice van Hinton, was 22. He married Elizabeth Capell in 1503, in Old Basing, Hampshire, England, United Kingdom.
William Paulet, 1st Marquess of Winchester (1483–1572), ... Lord St John (1587/88–1621), son of William Paulet, 4th Marquess of Winchester; Lord William Paulet (1804–1893), son of the 13th Marquess and British Army officer; See also. William Poulett (disambiguation)