Sackville, Robert, Lord Buckhurst,
M.P. for Sussex, member of
House of Commons Committee, 135.
Sackville, Thomas, Lord Buckhurst,
later 1st Earl of Dorset, Lord
Treasurer, 87, 123, 127,
128(2), 168, 175, 180, 184,
189, 207, 217, 221.
-, letter to, 92.
-, his notes on petitions, 109,
-, petition to, 189.
Sackville, Mr, reference to his death
in Normandy, 31.
Sackville, Mr, 93.
St. Albans (Verulam), co. Herts,
letter dated from, 87.
St. Aldgone. See St. Aldegonde.
St. Aldegonde (St. Aldgone),
Philippe Marnix, Seigneur
de, Flemish diplomatist,
broaches matter of marriage
between Maurice, Prince of
Orange, and sister of Henry
St. Antonia. See Cap St. Antonia.
St. Buryan, co. Cornwall, 109.
St. Denis [Seine, France], English
embassy dines at, 28.
St. Domingo [West Indies], 99.
St. George, Henry IV and English
envoys in Nantes celebrate
feast of, 72.
St. Giles, London, 2.
St. John, Sir Oliver, of Bletso, co.
Beds, M.P. for Bedford,
member of House of Commons Committee, 132.
-, (?) 174.
St. John Baptist and St. Eleanor,
Giles seizes Spanish ship
St John de Porterico. See San
St. John's Street, Clerkenwell,
London, reference to "le
castle" in, 2.
St. John Zacharies, Aldersgate,
London, petition to Cecil
from parishioners of, 184.
St. Just, co. Cornwall, 109.
St. Lawrence, Christopher, Colonel
of foot at Cork, later 9th
Lord Howth, petition to
St. Levan, co. Cornwall, 109.
St. Malo (St. Mallowes) [Ille-etVilaine, France], 67.
St. Mallowes. See St. Malo.
St. Michael's, St. Albans, co. Herts,
St. Neots, co. Hunts, manor of, 121,
-, Bailiff of. See Payne, Edward.
-, Deputy-Bailiff of. See Fletcher,
St. Omer [Nord, France], 187.
-, Bishop of. See Blaize, James.
St. Paul's, London, 184.
-, Dean of. See Overall, John.
St. Paul's Walden, co. Herts, 100.
St. Peter's, Nantes [France], feast
of St. George celebrated in
church of, 72.
St. Peters, co. Herts, 100.
St. Quentin (St. Quentines) [Aisne,
-, conditions in, 31.
-, Governor of. See d'Ouchy.
St. Stephens, co. Herts, 100.
Salisbury, Sir John, of Llewenni,
co. Denbigh, complaints
Salter, George, Clerk of the Rolls,
petition to Cecil, 167.
Saltmarsh, Philip, of Thorganby,
co. Yorks, his wardship,
Saluzzo, Marquisate of [Piedmont,
Italy], to be retained by
Duke of Savoy in exchange
for Bresse, 23.
Samshore. See Sanshore.
Sancreed, co. Cornwall, 109.
San Cristobal, Tenerife, letter dated
Sancy (Sencye, Lencye), Nicolas de
Harley, Seigneur de, French
military commander, diplomatist and Surintendent de
Finances, 19, 53, 72.
-, attends conference with English
Sandes, Emanuel, son of William
Sandes, wardship of, 206.
Sandes, William, of Southpetherton,
co. Somerset, deceased, mentioned, 206.
Sandiland, Sir James, Gentleman
Usher of the Privy Chamber,
his suit, 123.
Sandown (Landham) Castle, Isle of
Wight, Cecil arrives at, 74.
Sandridge, co. Herts, 100.
Sandwich, co. Kent, 105.
Sandys, Lord. See Sandys, William.
Sandys, Sir Edwin, of Northbourne,
co. Kent, M.P. for Stockbridge, member of House of
Commons Committees, 131,
-, his speeches in the House of
Commons, 136, 138.
-, his report to House of Commons, 139.
Sandys, William, 3rd Lord Sandys
(of the Vyne), 76.
San Juan [Porto Rico, West Indies],
Sanshore (Samshore), Rotherhithe,
co. Surrey, place called, 8.
Santa Cruz, fort of, Tenerife, 6.
-, Governor of. See Vergara.
Saona (Sona) [Dominican Republic],
Saracen's Head, The, Canterbury,
co. Kent, Cecil dines at, 21.
Sarratt, co. Herts, 100.
Saumur (Lawmore, Saresmore)
English embassy entertained
-, Governor of. See PlessisMornay.
Saunders, Sir Nicholas, of Ewell,
co. Surrey, M.P. for Gatton,
member of House of Commons Committees, 132, 135.
Savage, Sir John, of Rock Savage,
Savage, Dame Mary, wife of Sir
John Savage, 158.
Savage, Robert, merchant, petition
to Privy Council, 163.
Savage, Sir Thomas, son of Sir John
Savage, complaint against,
Saverdyn. See Lavardin.
Saverye, Monsieur de. See Souvré.
Savile, Sir John, of Howley, co.
Yorks, M.P. for Yorkshire,
member of House of Commons Committees, 132, 135.
Savile, Thomas, of co. Yorks, petition to Cecil, 222.
Savoy, Duke of. See Charles Emmanuel.
Saxony, Duke of. See Christian
Say, William, of London, scrivener,
petition to Cecil, 198.
Sayre, Richard, Surveyor of the
Duchy of Cornwall, his death,
Schomberg (Shamberghe, Scomberge, Scomberghe), Gaspar
de, French military commander, attends conference with
English envoys, 48.
-, 53, 72.
-, referred to as "a very wise
Scomberge. See Schomberg.
Scomberghe. See Schomberg.
Scotland, debatable territory between England and, 10.
-, 64, 93, 124, 139, 212, 213, 214.
Scott, Sir John, of Nettlestead, co.
Kent, M.P. for Kent, member of House of Commons
Committees, 131, 135.
Scrope, Thomas, 10th Lord Scrope
of Bolton, Lord Warden of
the West Marches, 80.
Scrutton, William, Bailiff of Walton
and Felixstowe, co. Suffolk,
petition to Cecil, 120.
Scudamore, Amy, wife of John
Scudamore, supports Watson's conspiracy, 114.
Scudamore, John, son of Thomas
Scudamore, accused of being
accessory to Watson's conspiracy, 113.
Scudamore, Thomas, of Kentchurch,
co. Hereford, petition to
Seigniorie, The. See Signoria.
Selby, Captain, of the garrison at
Sellaby, co. Durham, 186.
Selsye [? Shelley], co. Suffolk, manor
Selwyn, Jasper, of Matson, co.
Gloucester, J.P. and counsellor-at-law, 218.
Sencye. See Sancy.
Sennen, co. Cornwall, 109.
Sergant, Christopher, of Newbury,
co. Berks, petition to Cecil,
Sexey, Mr. See Sexey, Hugh.
Sexey, Hugh, Auditor of the Exchequer, his note on petition,
Seymour, Edward, Earl of Hertford,
Seymour, Edward, of Berry
Pomeroy, co. Devon, 217.
Shaftesbury, co. Dorset, 79.
Shamberghe. See Schomberg.
Sharp, William, purser of the
Phoenix, petition to Privy
Sharpe, D., 115.
Sharpe, Thomas, of Dover, shipmaster, letter to Privy Council, 183.
Shephall, co. Herts, 100.
Sheppard (Shepeard), —, in the
service of Sir Robert Cecil,
conveys letters from Cecil to
-, brings letters to Cecil, 23.
Sherard, Mr, Deputy-Feodary of
Sherland, Edward, of Gray's Inn,
Shipping, losses sustained by
English ports during war
with Spain, 100.
-, Vanguard, 22.
-, Answer, 22, 48.
-, Quittance, 22.
-, Tremontane, 22.
-, Moon, 22, 74.
-, Adventure, 48, 74.
-, Lyonesse, 91, 174.
-, White Greyhound, 91, 174.
-, Lion's Whelp, 74.
-, St. John Baptist and St. Eleanor,
-, Prodigal Son, 163.
-, Phoenix, 179.
Shirley, Sir Thomas, of Wiston, co.
Sussex, M.P. for Steyning,
matter of his release from
prison by order of House of
Commons, 145, 147, 148.
Shoemaker, John, prisoner in the
Counter in the Poultry,
London, petition to Cecil,
Shrewsbury, Shropshire, petition to
Cecil from inhabitants of,
-, plague at, 194.
Shrewsbury, Earl of. See Talbot,
Shropshire, Earl of Derby's land in,
Shute, Richard, Feodary of Lincolnshire, petition to Cecil, 208.
Sibdon Carwood, Salop, 3.
Sicily, genealogy of Kings of, 101.
Sidney, Sir Henry, late Lord Deputy
of Ireland (d. 1586), mentioned, 88.
Sidney, Robert, Lord Sidney, of
Penshurst Place, co. Kent,
petition to, 216.
Sigismund III, King of Poland,
contributes towards Sechei's
Signet, The, 216.
-, Clerk of. See Windebank, Sir
Signoria (Seigniorie), of Venice,
reported to be well affected
towards Queen, 32.
Silecroft, co. Cumberland, 90.
Sittingbourne, co. Kent, Cecil lodges
Skenfrith, co. Monmouth, plan of
lands at, 102.
Skinner, Captain. See Skinner,
Skinner, John, Captain, DeputyGovernor of Berwick, 169.
Skinner, John, Deputy-Bailiff of
Hitchin, co. Herts, petition
to Cecil, 165.
Sledd or Slade, Mary, of London,
petition to Cecil, 199.
Slingsby, Mr, accompanies Cecil to
Sluderpach, Guillermo, Nonhaufer's
letter to, 156.
Smallman, William, petition to
Smart, Rowland, of London, petition to Cecil, 217.
Smith. See Smith, George.
Smith, Abigail, wife of Robert
Smith, petition to King, 200.
Smith, Edward, soldier, petition to
Privy Council, 153.
Smith, George, a seminary priest,
banished from England, 219.
Smith, Lawrence, of London, merchant, petition to Queen,
Smith, Robert, minister of St.
Nicholas Acons, London, imprisoned and deprived of his
benefice, 200 and n.
Smith, Robert, of Ely, co. Cambridge, petition to Cecil, 10.
Smith, Walter, of co. Hereford,
deceased, wardship of his
Smithson, Oliver, servant in the
King's Privy Kitchen, petition to Cecil, 214.
Smyth. See Smyth, Thomas.
Smyth, George, of Exeter, M.P. for
Exeter, member of House of
Commons Committee, 132.
Smyth, Timothy [? of Bretforton,
co. Worcester], petition to
Smyth, Thomas, Sheriff of London,
Smyth, Mr, accompanies Cecil to
Smythe, Edmund, of co. Herts,
Snave, co. Kent, bailiwick of, 197.
Socage, land held by, 221.
Solicitor-General. See Fleming, Sir
Thomas; Doddridge, Sir
Somerset, Edward, 4th Earl of
Worcester, letter to [Lord
Somerset, Sir Thomas, of Raglan,
co. Monmouth, M.P. for
Monmouthshire, member of
House of Commons Committee, 132.
Somerset House, Strand, London,
plan of upper floor of, 102.
Somersetshire, map of, 102.
-, Justices of the Peace in, 176.
-, petition from merchants, 220.
Sommer, John, of co. Wilts, yeoman,
Sona. See Saona.
Sound, The [Denmark], complaints
about Danish Customs dues
enforced in, 75.
Sourdeac, René de Rieux, Seigneur
de, Lieutenant of Brittany
and Governor of Brest, petition from, 188.
-, his claim for indemnification of
losses caused by English
pirates, 188, 189.
-, his agent. See La Motte.
Southampton, Earl of. See
Southcott, Sir George, of Buckland
Tout Saints, co. Devon, 96,
-, petition to Cecil, 115.
Southpetherton, co. Somerset,
manor of, 206.
South Stoke, co. Somerset, manor
-, Bailiff of. See Rowswell,
Southwark, co. Surrey, Earl of
Derby's property in, 90.
Souvré (Saverye), Gilles de Souvré,
Seigneur de, Governor of
Tours, entertains English
Spain, Spanish fleet conveys troops
to Calais from, 23.
-, effects of English sea and land
offensive against, 33, 40, 50.
-, general desire in Council of
France for peace with, 54.
-, danger to security of England
from new kind of war waged
-, 93, 98, 191, 192.
-, English shipping losses during
war with, 100.
-, peace talks between England
and, 163, 164.
-, the Phoenix of London attacked
off coast of, 179.
-, English intelligence agent in,
Spain, Council of, 154.
Spain, Infanta of. See Isabella.
Spain, King of. See Philip II;
Spalding, co. Lincoln, petition to
Cecil from Bailiffs of manor
-, Bailiffs of. See Perry, Nicholas;
Oldfield, John; Brymston,
Nicholas; Greaves, Thomas;
Ederich, William; Elwood,
Isaac; Bennett, Thomas.
Spencer, James, an auditor, prisoner
in the Marshalsea, petition
to Privy Council, 208.
Spier, Ralph, of co. Herts, yeoman,
Stacey, Ralph, of Hanslop, co.
Stafford, Sir Edward, of Grafton,
co. Stafford, M.P. for Queenborough, member of House
of Commons Committees, 132,
Staffordshire, estreats and issues of
Greenwax in, 186.
Staindrop, co. Durham, rectory and
college of, 108.
Staines, co. Middlesex, Cecil taken
by coach to Whitehall from,
Stainhoppe. See Stanhope, Sir John.
Stalling, William, Commissioner for
anchorage and quayage, 110.
Stanhope (Stainhoppe), Sir John,
Vice-Chamberlain of the
Household, Treasurer of the
Chamber, M.P. for Newtown,
Isle of Wight, writes to Cecil,
22, 23, 24.
-, 27, 121, 128, 174, 182, 197, 212.
-, his activities in Parliament,
Stanhope, Sir John, of Shelford, co.
Stanhope, Sir Michael, of Sudbourne,
co. Suffolk, 120.
Stanhope, Philip, son of Sir John
Stanhope, of Shelford, co.
Notts, petition to Cecil, 157.
Stanley, Alice, Dowager Countess
of Derby, widow of
Ferdinando Stanley, 5th
Earl of Derby, petitions to
Cecil, 174, 205.
Stanley, Elizabeth, Countess of
Derby, wife of William
Stanley, 6th Earl of Derby,
-, petition to, 161.
Stanley, John, an auditor, petition
to Cecil, 108.
Stanley, William, 6th Earl of Derby,
34, 126 and n.
-, sale of his lands, 90.
-, 162, 205.
Stanley, Mr, accompanies Cecil to
Stapleton, Sir Robert, of Wighill,
co. Yorks, 219.
Star Chamber, Court of, 80, 118,
128, 170, 186, 209, 219.
States General (Estates), The, sends
deputies to confer with
Henry IV and English envoys, 11.
-, Queen's attitude towards policy
of, 12, 13, 16, 17.
-, reference to actions at Brussels
-, political and religious acts at
Antwerp of, 18.
-, delays dispatch of embassy, 21.
-, news of embassy appointed by,
25, 31, 34, 43, 47.
-, English action at Cadiz beneficial to, 40.
-, Cecil and Henry IV discuss
attitude of, 45, 46.
-, its offer to Henry IV, 46, 64.
-, policy of English envoys towards embassy from, 47.
-, arrival in Angers of embassy
-, audiences granted by Henry
IV to envoys from, 48, 52.
-, meetings between English
envoys and embassy from,
48, 53, 57, 62, 67, 73.
-, 52, 69, 183.
-, Herbert confers with envoys
-, Cecil and Villeroy call on envoys sent by, 57.
-, idea of peace treaty with Spain
rejected by, 62.
-, advice given to Cecil and
Herbert by embassy from,
-, Henry IV's reply to offer from,
-, Englishmen in the service of,
Staunton, co. Hereford, manor of, 96.
Steelyard, The, London. 7.
Stewarde, Henry, his opinion of
statute concerning Mastership of Clare Hall, 84.
Stile, Robert, of Honyton, co.
Devon, petition to Cecil, 217.
Stileman (Styleman), John, in the
service of Sir Robert Cecil,
Stileman, Robert, Deputy-Bailiff of
Clare, petition to Cecil, 168.
Stillingfleet, Cuthbert, a messenger
of the Chamber to the Queen,
allowance to, 81.
Stockport, co. Cheshire, 214.
Stokes, Robert, of Newport Pagnell,
co. Bucks (d. 1584), mentioned, 129.
Stonley (Stonly), Richard, official
of the Exchequer, 4.
Stonly, Mr. See Stonley, Richard.
Storie, Jarret, soldier and courier,
petition to Cecil, 212.
Stourton, co. Wilts, 79.
Stourton, Edward, 10th Lord
-, Steward to. See Budden, John.
Stourton, John, 9th Lord Stourton
(d. 1588), mentioned, 79.
Straights, The. See Gibralter.
Strand, The, London, 74, 82.
Stratford-le-Bow (at Bowe),
Strode (Strowd), Sir William, of
Newnham, co. Devon, M.P.
for Plympton, his petition, 96.
-, petition to Cecil, 116.
-, member of House of Commons
-, his motion in House of Commons, 152,
Strowd, Sir William. See Strode,
Stuart, Lady Arabella or Arbella,
Stuart, Ludovick, 2nd Duke of
Lennox, his embassy to
France, 93 and n.
-, letter to Cecil, 152.
Studdall, Mr, accompanies Cecil to
Sturminster Marshall, co. Dorset, 90.
Sturminster Newton Castle, co.
-, bailiwick of, 169.
Sturtyvam, Susan, of London, her
Styleman, John. See Stileman,
Suffolk, 82, 158.
-, Escheator of. See Wakering,
Sugar, Cecil's share of prize money
from capture of cargo of, 91.
Svinmister (alias Valyne), Margaret, of Brussels, petition
to King, 113.
Swale, Sir Richard, Master of the
Court of Chancery, delivers
message from House of Lords
to House of Commons, 132,
Swan, William, of co. Kent, wardship of son of, 79.
Sweden, Cecil accompanied on his
embassy to France by gentleman from, 22.
Swinnerton (Swynnerton), (Sir)
John, of London, merchant, 2.
-, complaint against, 207.
Swynnerton, Mr. See Swinnerton,
Sydway Lane, co. Stafford, 204.
Symonds, John, a courier, brings
letters to Cecil, 22.
-, arrives at Angers from England,
-, conveys copy of despatch to
Sysonby, co. Leicester, 171(2).