Aardenburg (Oldingborge) near Sluis
[Zeeland, Netherlands], reference to plot to seize, 181
Abbots Ann, co. Hants, rectory of,
Abbots Langley, co. Herts, 100, 195.
Abergavenny, co. Monmouth, 198.
Abergavenny, Lord. See Nevill,
Acklam, Peter, of Hunmanby, co.
Yorks, deceased, mentioned,
Adams, —, of London, 120.
Addison, Thomas, a messenger of the
Chamber to Queen Elizabeth,
petition to Cecil, 82.
Admiral, The (of France). See
Admiralty, Court of, 6, 122, 195.
-, letters of reprisal issued by, 163.
-, Judge of, 6, 7, 174, 195.
Adventure, The, of Queen Elizabeth's navy, 48.
-, Cecil embarks for England on,
-, Commander of. See Clifton, Sir
Adys, Martin, petition to Cecil, 105.
Aersens. See Aertsens.
Aertsens (Aersens), Cornelius, Recorder of the States General,
held in high esteem by Dutch
d'Afonse. See Lorraine, Charles de.
Aguirre, Fray Juan de, Spanish
Alabaster, Thomas, of London,
merchant, petition to Villa
Alablaster. See Alablaster, William.
Alablaster, William, English Catholic priest, reference to his
Albert, Don. See Albert, Archduke.
Albert, Archduke of Austria, Cardinal and Regent of the Low
Countries. See also The
Archdukes, offers treaty of
-, French King discloses details of
peace proposals of, 23.
-, Henry IV's reply to proposals
-, fears of attack on towns of
Picardy by, 30, 31.
-, 31, 45, 50, 60, 61, 62.
-, effect of English offensive
against Spain on resources
of, 33, 40.
-, his letters intercepted, 48, 57,
58, 59, 60.
-, French King replies to allegations in intercepted letters of,
59, 60, 61.
-, grants licences to Flemish
merchants to trade in Lisbon,
Aldenham, co. Herts, 100.
Aldermanbury, London, 2.
Aldersgate Street, London, letter
dated from, 203.
Aldwark, co. Derby, 95.
Alicante [Spain], 163.
d'Alincourt (Allen Court), Charles
de Neufville, Marquis, Governor of Pontoise, also
known as Monsieur le Gendre
-, English envoys lodged in his
house at Fougères, 73.
Allen Court, Monsieur de. See
Allerton, John, member of Clare
Hall, Cambridge, signs document containing opinions of
Cambridge dons, 84.
Allington, co. Kent, manor of,
Allington, Jane deceased, late
widow of Sir Richard Allington, of Horshed, co. Cambridge (d. 1603), mentioned,
Alston, co. Lancs, 90.
Altham. See Alton.
Alton (Altham), co. Hants, Cecil
dines at, 74.
Altyrynys, Walterstone, co Hereford, 74, 75, 114.
Ambassadors, Envoys, etc.
-, to France. See Edmondes, Sir
Thomas; Parry, Sir
-, to England. See Boissise;
Beaumont; La Fontaine;
-, to States General. See Roussel.
-, to England. See Erskine, John.
-, to France. See Stuart,
-, to England. See Villa Mediana.
-, States General:
-, to France. See Madeny.
-, to England. See Caron.
-, to France. See Contarini.
Ames, Mr. See Amyce, Israel.
Amiens (Amyons) [Somme, France],
English forces at siege of, 19.
-, 50, 68.
Amyas, Mr. See Amyce, Israel.
Amyce (Ames, Amyas), Israel, surveyor and agent to Sir
Robert Cecil at Theobalds,
-, surveys Cecil's estates, 87.
-, his map of Great and Little
Parks at Brigstock, 97.
-, deals with plague at Waltham
Amyons. See Amiens.
Anam. See Anjou.
Anaranches. See Avranches.
Ancel (Ansell), Guillaume, French
diplomatist, visits Cecil at
Ancenis (Annsenix, Ansennys,
France], submits to Henry
-, English embassy lodges at, 57.
Anckitell or Anketil, Christopher, of
Stour Provost, co. Dorset, 4.
Anderson, Alderman. See Anderson, Henry.
Anderson, Lord. See Anderson,
Anderson, Sir Edmund, Lord Chief
Justice of the Common Pleas,
80, 158, 209.
Anderson, (Sir) Henry, Alderman of
London, 111, 192.
Andwerp. See Antwerp.
Angers (Angieres, Angliers, Argieres) [Maine-et-Loire,
France], 26, 48, 56.
-, English embassy sails on Loire
from Orleans to, 35.
-, English embassy arrives in, 35.
-, despatches dated from, 48, 56.
-, Dutch envoys arrive in, 48.
-, conference between English
envoys and Henry IV's
Council in castle of, 48.
-, Henry IV goes to Nantes from,
-, English embassy leaves, 57.
Angerville (Egervaile) [Seine-etOise, France], English embassy lodges at, 34.
Angieres. See Angers.
-, Escheator of. See Rowland,
-, Feodary of. See David, Ieuan
Anglezark, co. Lancs, 90.
Angliers. See Angers.
Anglois, —, Provost of the merchants of Paris, Cecil receives
information from, 33.
Anjou (Anam) [France], 35.
-, Governor of. See La Rochepot.
Anmonts, Marshal de. See
Anne of Denmark, Queen of James
I, her entry into England
expected, 111 and n.
-, reference to her lands in England, 120, 121, 126, 127(2),
129(2), 161, 164, 165, 166(2),
167(2), 168, 176, 197, 200,
201, 210, 217(2), 218, 221.
-, grievances of tenants of, 159.
-, her Council, 159.
-, petition to, 162.
-, petition to Cecil from artificers
-, 167, 211.
-, Commissioners for leases of,
-, Attorney to. See Hitcham, Sir
-, Auditor to. See Ewens, Ralph.
-, Chancellor to. See Wilbraham,
-, Gentleman Harbinger to. See
-, Servant of the Cellar to. See
-, Sewer of the Chamber to. See
-, Silkman to. See Henshaw,
-, Surveyor to. See Evans.
Anne, consort of Sigismund III,
King of Poland, contributes
towards Sechei's ransom, 77.
Annesley, James, an officer of the
King's Cellar, petition to
Annsenix. See Ancenis.
Ansell, Monsieur. See Ancel,
Ansennys. See Ancenis.
Answer (Answeare), The, of Queen
Elizabeth's navy, conveys
members of English embassy
to Dieppe, 22.
Anthony, Thomas, of Sherborne, co.
Dorset, brings action for
debt against Meere, 89.
Antwerp (Andwerp) [Belgium], to
contribute towards discharge
of debts to England, 17.
-, political and religious acts of
States General and Spanish
King's Council of State at,
Appleton, Mary, of Little Waldringfield, co. Suffolk, petition to
Aragon, genealogy of Kings of, 101.
Arabella, Lady. See Stuart, Lady
Archdale, Thomas, of London, complaint against, 199.
Archdukes, The (Archduke Albert
and Isabella, Infanta of
Spain, his wife), joint Governors of the Low Countries,
letter to, 153.
-, President of the Council of.
Arders. See Ardres.
Ardington, co. Berks, 90.
Ardres (Arders) [Pas-de-Calais,
France], to be restored by
Spain to France, 15, 23.
Argieres. See Angers.
Arnold, John, petition to Cecil, 173.
Arrandell, Thomas. See Arundel,
Arrents, Cornelius, Master of the
White Greyhound, captured
with his ship by Troughton,
Artenay (Arteny) [Loiret, France],
English embassy dines at, 34.
Arteny. See Artenay.
Artois [France], 55.
Arundel, John, of Lanherne, co.
Cornwall, and Chideock, co.
Dorset, recusant, petition to
Privy Council, 110.
Arundel (Arrandell), Thomas [? of
Shaftesbury, co. Dorset], 86.
Arundell, Sir Matthew, of Wardour
Castle near Shaftesbury, co.
Ashley. See Ashley, John.
Ashley, Sir Anthony, of Wimborne
St Giles, co. Dorset, Clerk to
the Privy Council, 199.
Ashley, Henry, of Wimborne St.
Giles, co. Dorset, petition to
Privy Council, 4.
Ashley or Astley, John, Master of
the jewels and plate to
Queen Elizabeth, his dispute
with Baynham, 8.
Ashton, Richard, of Wigan, co.
Lancs, signs petition to Cecil,
Ashton, Thomas, of co. Lancs,
signs petition to Cecil, 116.
Askwith, Robert, M.P. for York,
member of House of Commons
Assarts, Bill of, 146, 149.
Astell, John, Steward of the Court
of the Liberty of the Tower of
Asterley, Salop, 3.
Aston or Ashton, Sir Roger, of
Cranford, co. Middlesex, later
Keeper of the King's Wardrobe, M.P., warned by Lord
-, member of House of Commons
Committees, 132, 135.
Aston Pigot, Salop. 3.
Attorney-General, The. See Coke,
Atye, Sir Arthur, of Kilburn, co.
Middlesex, M.P. for Beer
Alston, co Devon, member
of House of Commons Committee, 131.
Aucher, Captain, an officer at Berwick, 213.
Auchye, Viscount. See d'Ouchy.
d'Aumont (Anmonts), Jean, Marshal
of France (d. 1595), Cecil
entertained by widow of, 73.
Avranches (Anaranches) [Manche,
France], English embassy
stays in, 73.
Azores, Islands of the, reference to
expedition to, 46.