Notes on Earls of Pembroke

Scope and Content

'The Creation and Succession of all such Earls of Pembroke untill this present year of our Lord Christ 1588. Gathered & collected by me Richd. Thomlins of Denbighe as well out of the chronicles as other authors of antiquities'. The manuscript consists of 25 leaves mounted into a folio book; there are coloured coats of arms. The hand is much later than 1588 and the succession of Earls is in fact continued down to William Herbert, 3rd Earl, who succeeded in 1601 and died in 1630. English. 18th cent?