BIOGRAPHY OF THOMAS NEWPORT 1ST BARON TORRINGTON 1655-1719

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: NEWPORT

Descent English Royalty: 10G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 12G Grandson Philip "Bold" III King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 18G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1655 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington was born to Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford (34) and Diana Russell at High Ercall

On 21 May 1672 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington (17) by marriage at Christ Church College

In 1687 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington (32) called to the bar at Inner Temple

In 1695 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington (40) was elected as MP Ludlow

Before 1696 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington and Lucy Atkyns were married

On 22 Jul 1700 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington (45) and Penelope Bridgeman were married at Chelsea

On Jan 1701 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington (46) was elected as MP Winchelsea but irregularities in the vote resulted in the Mayor being imprisoned and the election declared void on 27 Feb 1701.

On 08 Jul 1709 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington (54) and Anne Pierrepoint were married

On 30 Mar 1716 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington (61) was appointed as Privy Council

On 20 Jun 1716 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington (61) was created 1st Baron Torrington of Torrington in Devon

On 27 May 1719 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington (64) died

After 27 May 1719 Thomas Newport 1st Baron Torrington was buried at Wroxeter

ANCESTRY

Father: Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford (11G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

GrandFather: Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport (10G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

1G GrandFather: Francis Newport (9G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Richard Newport (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Newport

3G GrandMother: Anne Corbet (7G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Corbet (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Vernon (6G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Margaret Bromley

3G GrandFather: Thomas Bromley

4G GrandFather: Roger Bromley

3G GrandMother: Isabel Lyster

4G GrandFather: Richard Lyster

1G GrandMother: Beatrice Lacon

2G GrandFather: Roland Lacon

GrandMother: Rachel Leveson

1G 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

4G GrandFather: John Gresham

3G GrandMother: Mary Ipswell

Mother: Diana Russell (9G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

GrandFather: Francis Russell 4th Earl Bedford (13G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandFather: William Russell 1st Baron Russel Thornhaugh (12G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Francis Russell 2nd Earl Bedford

3G GrandFather: John Russell 1st Earl Bedford

4G GrandFather: James Russell

4G GrandMother: Alice Wise

3G GrandMother: Anne Sapcote

2G GrandMother: Margaret St John (11G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John St John (10G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: John St John (9G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Sybil Unknown

3G GrandMother: Margaret Waldegrave

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Long

GrandMother: Catherine Brydges (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: Giles Brydges 3rd Baron Chandos (7G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Edmund Brydges 2nd Baron Chandos (6G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Brydges 1st Baron Chandos

4G GrandFather: Giles Brugge 6th Baron Chandos

4G GrandMother: Isabel Baynham

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Grey (5G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edmund Grey 9th Baron Grey Wilton (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Florence Hastings (11G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Dorothy Braye

3G GrandFather: Edmund Braye 1st Baron Braye

1G GrandMother: Frances Clinton (9G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Clinton 8th Baron Clinton (9G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: John Clinton 7th Baron Clinton (8G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Morgan

3G GrandMother: Jane Poynings (7G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward Poynings (6G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Ursula Stourton

3G GrandFather: William Stourton 7th Baron Stourton