BIOGRAPHY OF RICHARD NEWPORT 1ST BARON NEWPORT 1587-1651

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 10G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 14G Grandson Louis VII King Franks

EVENTS

On 07 May 1587 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 was born to Francis Newport 1555-1623 (32) and Beatrice Lacon

In 1607 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (19) graduated as Bachelor of Arts at Brasenose College, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire

In 1614 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (26) was elected as MP Shropshire

Before 1615 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 and Rachel Leveson were married

In 1615 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (27) was knighted at Theobalds House, Cedars Park, Cheshunt, Hertfordshire

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 23 Feb 1620 Andrew Newport 1620-1699 was born to Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (32) and Rachel Leveson at Wroxeter, Shropshire

In 1621 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (33) was elected as MP Shrewsbury

In 1624 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (36) was elected as MP Shropshire

In 1625 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (37) was elected as MP Shropshire

In 1626 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (38) was elected as MP Shropshire

In 1626 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (38) was appointed as High Sheriff Shropshire

In 1628 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (40) was elected as MP Shropshire

On 14 Oct 1642 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (55) was created 1st Baron Newport of High Ercall in Shropshire; by Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (41) in return for having provided £6000 for the purchase of artillery before the Battle of Edge Hill.

On 08 Feb 1651 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 (63) died

Sons x 2 Newport was born to Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 and Rachel Leveson

Daughters x 4 Newport was born to Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport 1587-1651 and Rachel Leveson

ANCESTRY

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

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

1G GrandFather: Thomas Newport

1G GrandMother: Anne Corbet (7G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Robert Corbet 1477-1513 (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Richard Corbet -1493

4G GrandFather: Roger Corbet 1415-1468

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Hopton 1427-1498

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Devereux (7G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Devereux 7th Baron Ferrers Chartley 1432-1485 (7G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Anne Ferrers 7th Baroness Ferrers Chartley -1469 (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon 1475-1563 (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Henry Vernon 1445-1515 (12G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: William Vernon 1416-1467 (11G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Anne Talbot 1445-1494 (5G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Talbot 2nd Earl Shrewsbury, 2nd Earl Waterford 1417-1460 (4G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Butler 1424-1473 (4G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandMother: Margaret Bromley

1G GrandFather: Thomas Bromley -1555

2G GrandFather: Roger Bromley

1G GrandMother: Isabel Lyster

2G GrandFather: Richard Lyster

Mother: Beatrice Lacon

GrandFather: Roland Lacon