Portrait of Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke, by Anthony Van Dyck, 1635. Philip Herbert, 4th Earl of Pembroke was born on 16 October, 1584. He was the son of Henry Herbert, 2nd Earl of Pembroke, and his wife, Mary Sidney, Countess of Pembroke.
Portrait of William Herbert, 3rd Earl of Pembroke by Daniel Mytens (1625) William Herbert, 3rd Earl of Pembroke, (8 April 1580 – 10 April 1630) was the son of Henry Herbert, 2nd Earl of Pembroke and his third wife Mary Sidney. Chancellor of theUniversity of Oxford, he founded Pembroke College, Oxford with King James. He was warden of the Forest of Dean, and constable of St Briavels from 1608 to 1630. He served as Lord Chamberlain from 1615 to 1625.
On March 29th, 1551, Lady Mary Dudley married Henry Sidney. Read about their marriage here: allthingsrobertdu... IMAGE: Mary Dudley in the early 1550s, perhaps around the time of her marriage