BIOGRAPHY OF FRANCIS NEWPORT 1ST EARL BRADFORD 1620-1708

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 11G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 15G Grandson Louis VII King Franks

EVENTS

On 23 Feb 1620 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 was born to Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (32) and Rachel Leveson at Wroxeter, Shropshire

On Feb 1640 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (19) was elected as MP Shrewsbury during the Short Parliament

On Nov 1640 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (20) was elected as MP Shrewsbury during the Long Parliament

On 28 Apr 1642 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (22) and Diana Russell -1695 were married

On 22 Jun 1644 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (24) was captured during the Battle of Oswestry fighting for the Royalists.

After 22 Jun 1644 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 was imprisoned

On 03 Sep 1644 Richard Newport 2nd Earl Bradford 1644-1723 was born to Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (24) and Diana Russell -1695

Around 1655 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington 1655-1719 was born to Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (34) and Diana Russell -1695 at High Ercall, Shropshire

In 1660 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (39) was appointed as Custos Rotulorum Shropshire

In 1660 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (39) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Shropshire

In 1668 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (47) was appointed as Privy Council

On 11 Mar 1675 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (55) was created 1st Viscount Newport of Bradford in Shropshire

In 1688 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (67) was appointed as Comptroller of the Household

In 1689 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (68) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Shropshire

In 1689 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (68) was appointed as Privy Council

On 11 May 1694 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (74) was created 1st Earl Bradford (1C 1694)

On 19 Sep 1708 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (88) died at Twickenham, Richmond, Surrey

On 01 Oct 1708 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 was buried at St Andrew's Church, Wroxeter, Shropshire

Catherine Newport was born to Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 and Diana Russell -1695

ANCESTRY

Father: Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (10G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Francis Newport 1555-1623 (9G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Richard Newport 1510-1570 (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Thomas Newport

2G GrandMother: Anne Corbet (7G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert Corbet 1477-1513 (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Corbet -1493

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Devereux (7G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon 1475-1563 (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Henry Vernon 1445-1515 (12G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Talbot 1445-1494 (5G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandMother: Margaret Bromley

2G GrandFather: Thomas Bromley -1555

3G GrandFather: Roger Bromley

2G GrandMother: Isabel Lyster

3G GrandFather: Richard Lyster

GrandMother: Beatrice Lacon

1G GrandFather: Roland Lacon

Mother: Rachel Leveson

GrandFather: John Leveson 1555-1615

1G GrandFather: Thomas Leveson 1532-1576

2G GrandFather: Nicholas Leveson -1539

2G GrandMother: Denise or Dionyse Bodley

3G GrandFather: Thomas Bodley -1493

3G GrandMother: Joan Leche -1530

1G GrandMother: Ursula Gresham 1534-1574

2G GrandFather: John Gresham Lord Mayor 1495-1556

3G GrandFather: John Gresham

4G GrandFather: James Gresham

2G GrandMother: Mary Ipswell