George Carew

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Lord Carew
George Carew attributed to Marcus Geeraerts

KEY FACTS:

Lord Carew was Earl of Totnes, Baron of Clopton, President of Munster and a great favourite of Queen Elizabeth.

In 1580 he married the daughter of a prominent Stratford family, Joyce Clopton.

After his death in 1629, he was buried in an elaborate monument at Holy Trinity Church.

 

ELIZABETHAN PORTRAITS

 

 

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