Biography of Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Coventry

EVENTS

In 1629 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 was born to Thomas Coventry 2nd Baron Coventry 1606-1661 (23)

On Apr 1660 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (31) was elected as MP Droitwich during the Convention Parliament (1C2)

In 1661 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (32) was elected as MP Camelford during the Cavalier Parliament (2C2)

Around 1675. Mary Cradock 1633-1699 (41) . Portrait of Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (46) .

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In 1681 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (52) was elected as MP Warwick

In 1685 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (56) was elected as MP Warwick

In 1687 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (58) succeeded 5th Baron Coventry

In 1697 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (68) was created 1st Earl Coventry

After 1699. St Mary the Virgin Church, Elmley, Worcestershire. Monument to Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699. His remains lie in Crome D'Abitot church. The monument was created by his second wife but rejected by his son. She was, apparently, somewhat imaginative in describing her provenance to the point that the second Earl, son of the first Earl's first wife, refused to have the monument erected over his father's remains.

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On 15 Jul 1699 Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699 (70) died

Thomas Coventry 2nd Earl Coventry -1710 was born to Thomas Coventry 1st Earl Coventry 1629-1699