Anne Cecil, Countess of Oxford

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Anne Cecil, Countess of Oxford Gender: F
born on 5 December 1556 Jul.Cal. (15 Dec 1556 greg.) at 23:30 (= 11:30 PM )
Place London, England, 51n30, 0w10
Timezone LMT m0w10 (is local mean time)
Data source
Rodden Rating B
Collector: Scholfield
Astrology data s_su.18.gif s_sagcol.18.gif 24°06' s_mo.18.gif s_aqucol.18.gif 07°23 Asc.s_vircol.18.gif 20°49'


English countess and poet, the daughter of the statesman William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley, chief adviser to Queen Elizabeth I of England, and the translator Mildred Cooke. On 19 December 1571 she became the first wife of Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford. They had five children. She served as a Maid of Honour to Queen Elizabeth before her marriage. Anne died 5 June 1588 at the age of 31 of unknown causes.

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  • child->parent relationship with Cecil, William (born 13 September 1520 Jul.Cal. (23 Sep 1520 greg.))
  • sibling relationship with Cecil, Elizabeth (born 1 July 1564 Jul.Cal. (11 July 1564 greg.))


  • Relationship : Marriage 19 December 1571 Jul.Cal. (29 Dec 1571 greg.)
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  • Death, Cause unspecified 5 June 1588 Jul.Cal. (15 June 1588 greg.)
    chart Placidus Equal_H.

Source Notes

Sy Scholfield quotes "Calendar of the Cecil Papers in Hatfield House" edited by E. Salisbury (1915). [1]: 1576, "A Table collected of the yeares of oure Lorde God, and of the yeares of the Kynges of Englande, from the fyrst yeare of William Conquerour. Londini, 1561. Imprinted by John Waley." The above contains many MS. notes by Burghley, beginning at A.D. 1100. Among them the following: '1556, Dec. 5. Inter hor. 11 et 12 noct. nata est Anna Cecill.' [born between 11 and 12 at night].


  • Vocation : Writers : Poet
  • Notable : Famous : Other Famous (De Vere family, Cecil family)