Biography of William Legge -1670

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Legge

EVENTS

On 07 Aug 1638 William Legge -1670 commissioned to inspect the fortifications of Newcastle and Hull, and to put both in a state of defence.

On 02 Mar 1642 William Legge -1670 and Elizabeth Washington 1616-1688 (26) were married

On 12 Apr 1645 William Legge -1670 was appointed as Groom of the Bedchamber: Charles I

Around 1647 George Legge 1st Baron Dartmouth 1647-1691 was born to William Legge -1670 and Elizabeth Washington 1616-1688 (31)

On 19 May 1647 William Legge -1670 was imprisoned at Arundel Castle, Arundel, Sussex

On Jul 1649 William Legge -1670 was imprisoned on a charge of high treason, for two years or more at Exeter Castle, Exeter, Devon

Before 1670. Jacob Huysmans 1633-1696. Portrait of William Legge -1670 (copy after original).

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On 13 Oct 1670 William Legge -1670 died at Minories, City of London

After 13 Oct 1670 William Legge -1670 was buried at Holy Trinity, Minories, City of London

William Legge -1670 was born to Edward Legge -1616 and Mary Walshe

William Legge -1685 was born to William Legge -1670 and Elizabeth Washington 1616-1688

Son Legge was born to William Legge -1670 and Elizabeth Washington 1616-1688

2 x Daughters Legge was born to William Legge -1670 and Elizabeth Washington 1616-1688

ANCESTRY

Father: Edward Legge -1616

Mother: Mary Walshe

GrandFather: Percy Walshe