FRANCIS NEWPORT 1ST EARL BRADFORD

Paternal Family Tree: Newport

DESCENT

11G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

15G Grandson Louis VII King Franks

18G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

23 Feb 1620 born at Wroxeter to Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport of High Ercall in Shropshire 1587-1651 and Rachel Leveson

28 Apr 1642 [22] married Diana Russell

Feb 1640 [20] elected at Short Parliament MP Shrewsbury

Nov 1640 [20] elected at Long Parliament MP Shrewsbury

22 Jun 1644 [24] captured at Battle of Oswestry: Royalists

a 22 Jun 1644 [24] imprisoned

1660 [40] appointed Custos Rotulorum Shropshire

1660 [40] appointed Lord Lieutenant Shropshire

1668 [48] appointed Privy Council

1688 [68] appointed Comptroller of the Household

1689 [69] appointed Lord Lieutenant Shropshire

1689 [69] appointed Privy Council

11 Mar 1675 [55] created 1st Viscount Newport of Bradford in Shropshire

11 May 1694 [74] created 1st Earl Bradford

19 Sep 1708 [88] died at Twickenham

buried at St Andrew's Church

CHILDREN

Mother: Diana Russell (9G GD Edward III)

Richard Newport 2nd Earl Bradford 1644-1723 [Father: 24]

Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington of Torrington in Devon 1655-1719 [Father: 34]

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport of High Ercall in Shropshire (10G GS Edward I)

GrandFather: Francis Newport (9G GS Edward I)

2G GrandFather: Richard Newport (8G GS Edward I)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Newport of High Ercall

3G GrandMother: Anne Corbet (7G GD Edward I)

4G GrandFather: Robert Corbet of Moreton Corbet (8G GS Edward I)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon (6G GD Edward I)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Bromley

3G GrandFather: Thomas Bromley

4G GrandFather: Roger Bromley

3G GrandMother: Isabel Lyster

4G GrandFather: Richard Lyster of Rowton

GrandMother: Beatrice Lacon

2G GrandFather: Roland Lacon of Willey

Mother: Rachel Leveson

GrandFather: John Leveson

2G GrandFather: Thomas Leveson

3G GrandFather: Nicholas Leveson

3G GrandMother: Denise or Dionyse Bodley

4G GrandFather: Thomas Bodley

4G GrandMother: Joan Leche

2G GrandMother: Ursula Gresham

3G GrandFather: John Gresham Lord Mayor of London

4G GrandFather: John Gresham

3G GrandMother: Mary Ipswell