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Decades: 1580s  1590s  1600s  - 1610s -  1620s  1630s  1640s

Years: 1608 1609 1610 - 1611 - 1612 1613 1614
1611 in topic:
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Leaders:   State leadersColonial governors
Category: EstablishmentsDisestablishments

Year 1611 (MDCXI) was a common year starting on Saturday (link will display the full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Tuesday of the 10-day slower Julian calendar).

Events of 1611[]

KJV Bible.

January - June[]

  • March 28 - Jamestown: Lord Delaware, governor at Jamestown, leaves the colony after extended illness, having arrived with 150 more settlers at "James Citty" on June 10, 1610. George Percy is Deputy Governor, awaiting arrival of Thomas Dale.
  • April 28 - Most Reverend Miguel de Benavides, the third Archbishop of Manila, founded the oldest university in Asia, University of Santo Tomas.
  • May 12 - Sir Thomas Dale, new deputy governor of Virginia arrives off Point Comfort.
  • May 25 - Jamestown: Sir Thomas Dale, new deputy governor of Virginia, on military leave from his previous post in the Low Countries, writes upon arriving, that crops have not been planted and no "corn has been sett" [archaic spelling], but that the "cattle, cows, goats, swine, poultry &c" are well.
  • June 30 - William Shakespeare continues work on staging a totally original play, not based on previous publications, called The Tempest.

July - December[]


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1611 in other calendars
Gregorian calendar 1611

Ab urbe condita 2364
Armenian calendar 1060
Bahá'í calendar -233 – -232
Buddhist calendar 2155
Coptic calendar 1327 – 1328
Ethiopian calendar 1603 – 1604
Hebrew calendar 5371 5372
Hindu calendars
 - Vikram Samvat 1666 – 1667
 - Shaka Samvat 1533 – 1534
 - Kali Yuga 4712 – 4713
Holocene calendar 11611
Iranian calendar 989 – 990
Islamic calendar 1019 – 1020
Japanese calendar Keichō 16

(慶長 16年)

 - Imperial Year Kōki 2271
Julian calendar 1656
Korean calendar 3944
Thai solar calendar 2154
See also 1611 births.


See also 1611 deaths.

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People of the year 1611 at Familypedia

48 people were born in 1611

 FatherMotherAge mother at birth
William Alington, 1st Baron Alington (c1611-1648)Giles Alington (c1572-1638)Dorothy Cecil (1577-1613)
Sarah Allen (1611-1681)
Elizabeth Arnold (1611-1685)William Arnold (1587-1676)Christian Peake (1583-1659)
Marie Barrett (1611-1660)
Sarah Borde (1611-1668)Stephen Borde (c1575-1630)Mary Cartwright (c1580-)
Ferdinand Borsita von Martinitz (1611-1691)Jaroslav Borsita von Martinitz (1582-1649)Maria Eusebia von Sternberg (1584-1634)
Wenzel von Martinitz (1611-1611)Jaroslav Borsita von Martinitz (1582-1649)Maria Eusebia von Sternberg (1584-1634)
Love Brewster (1611-1650)William Brewster (1567-1644)Mary Brewster (1569-1627)
Anne Cavendish (c1611-1638)William Cavendish, 2nd Earl of Devonshire (c1590-1628)Christian Bruce (1595-1674)
Garrett Church (1611-1662)George Church (1586-1622)Margarit Northup (1586-1615)
Stephen Darden (1611-1678)
Frances Dudley, 6th Baroness Dudley (1611-1697)Ferdinando Dudley (1588-1621)Honora Seymour (bef1594-1620)
John Eaton (1611-1658)Nicholas Eaton (1574-1637)Katherine Master (1578-1626)
Gerald FitzGerald (1611-1620)Gerald FitzGerald (c1558-1612)Elizabeth Nugent
Edmund Goodenow (c1611-c1688)Thomas Goodenow (1570-1617)Ursula Hayne (1574-1634)
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16 children were born to the 14 women born in 1611

30 people died in 1611

 FatherMotherAge at death
William Douglas, 10th Earl of Angus (c1552-1611)Edd AngusLucretia Mary Sanchez
David Bechinie von Lažan (c1570-1611)Václav Bechinie von Lažan (c1540-1579)Anna Hubriková von Humburg und Hennersdorf (c1545-c1605)
Thomas Berkeley (1575-1611)Henry Berkeley, 7th Baron Berkeley (1534-1613)Katherine Howard (c1538-1596)
Wenzel von Martinitz (1611-1611)Jaroslav Borsita von Martinitz (1582-1649)Maria Eusebia von Sternberg (1584-1634)
Sarah Bulkeley (1580-1611)Edward Bulkeley (1540-1620)Olive Irby (c1547-1614)
Alexander Carpenter (1546-1612)
Jan Coopal (c1545-aft1611)Jan Coopal (c1520-1576)
Frances Dymoke (1550-1611)Edward Dymoke (1508-1566)Anne Talbois (1508-)
Mary Foster (1568-1611)John Fosten (1537-1573)Elizabeth Ellen Munn (1538-1611)43
Patrick Gray, 6th Lord Gray (1556-1611)Patrick Gray, 5th Lord Gray (1538-1606)Barbara Ruthven (1539-)
John Grey (1576-1611)Henry Grey, 1st Baron Grey of Groby (1547-1614)Ann Windsor (c1551-1605)
Margaret of Austria (1584-1611)Karl II. Franz von Innerösterreich (1540-1590)Maria Anna von Bayern (1551-1608)
John Manners (c1528-1611)Thomas Manners, 1st Earl of Rutland (bef1488-1543)Eleanor Paston (bef1496-1550)
Francis Marbury (1555-1611)William Marbury (1524-1581)Agnes Lenton (1528-1581)
Elizabeth Ellen Munn (1538-1611)Stephen Munn (1514-?)Bridget Saxby (1516-?)73
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2317 people lived in 1611

Griet Germents (bef1595-aft1663)Gerbrand JacobszGuijrte Hillebrants
Neeltje IJsbrandts (c1600-aft1625)IJsbrandt DirkszAef Jans
George Abell (1561-1630)Robert Abell (1531-1587)Helene Abell (1524-1611)
Robert Abell (1605-1663)George Abell (1561-1630)Frances Cotton (1573-1646)
Alexander Abercromby, 1st Baronet (1603-1670)Alexander Abercromby of Birkenbog (-c1645)Elizabeth Bethune (-1623)
Henry Adams (1609-1676)Henry Adams (1582-1646)Edith Squire (1587-1673)
Henry Adams (1582-1646)Richard Adams (1555-1605)Agnes Stone (1555-1616)
Jeremy Adams (1604-1683)John Adams (1554-1604)
John Adams (1595-1633)William Adams (1555-1624)Elizabeth Alice Borrington (1557-1625)
Mary Frances Addie (c1601-1665)Francis AddieMargaret Lee
Anna Margaret Aires (c1567-1629)John R. Aires (1540-1566)Margaret R. Whitford (c1544-)
John Alden (c1599-1687)
Lettice Alger (1576-1620)Francis Alger (1536-1582)Lettice Peacock (1551-1583)
William Alington, 1st Baron Alington (c1611-1648)Giles Alington (c1572-1638)Dorothy Cecil (1577-1613)
Sarah Allen (1611-1681)
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Events of the year 1611 at Familypedia

33 people were married in 1611.

 Joined with
Isaac Allerton (1586-1658)Mary Norris (1588-1621) + Fear Brewster (1606-1634) + Joanna Swinnerton (c1610-)
Sarah Allerton (1579-1633)John Vincent (c1575-1610) + Degory Priest (1579-1621) + Godbert Godbertson (c1580-1633)
Joane Arnold (1577-1621)William Hopkins (1575-1647)
Colin Campbell (c1575-)Mary Sempill (c1593-aft1637)
Adrian Chadwick (1591-1656)Jeremiah Norcross (1585-1657)
Henry Culliford (c1585-c1638)Mary Lawrence (c1591-1647)
William Dodson (1591-1671)Alice Harrington (c1591-1648)
Priscilla Gould (1585-1668)John Putnam (1580-1662)
Matthias, Holy Roman Emperor (1557-1619)Anna von Österreich-Tirol (1585-1618)
Alice Harrington (c1591-1648)William Dodson (1591-1671)
William Hopkins (1575-1647)Joane Arnold (1577-1621)
Richard Ingersoll (1587-1644)Agnes Langley (1576-1677)
Agnes Langley (1576-1677)Richard Ingersoll (1587-1644)
Mary Lawrence (c1591-1647)Henry Culliford (c1585-c1638)
Thomas Leonard (1577-1638)Lydia White (1587-1638)
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There were 0 military battles in 1611.

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