Roger North, 2nd Baron North (1531 - 1600) MP

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Birthplace: St. Thomas Thorppestyll, Middlesex, England
Death: Died in Charterhouse, London, Middlesex, England
Occupation: M.P. for Cambridgeshire, Ambassador to France, Baron
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About Roger North, 2nd Baron North

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  Sir Roger North, 2nd Lord North was born on 27 February 1530/31.3 He was the son of Sir Edward North, 1st Lord North and Alice Squire.2 He married Winifred Rich, daughter of Richard Rich, 1st Baron Rich and Elizabeth Jenks.3 He died on 3 December 1600 at age 69.3
    Sir Roger North, 2nd Lord North was educated at Gray's Inn, London, England.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Cambridgeshire in 1555.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Cambridgeshire in 1559.3 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Bath (K.B.) in January 1558/59.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Cambridgeshire from 1563 to 1564.3 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Lord North [E., 1554] on 31 December 1564.3 He was Commissioner of Musters in 1565.3 He held the office of High Steward of Cambridge in 1572.3 He held the office of Ambassador to France in 1574.3 He held the office of Provisional Governor of Utrecht in 1586.3 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire in 1588.3 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1596.3 He held the office of Treasurer of the Household between 1596 and 1600.3 He held the office of Governor of Flushing and Harlingen.3
  1. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message from unknown author e-mail (France) to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family".
  2. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003). Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  3. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 2, page 1690.

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Roger North, 2nd Lord North was born on 27 February 1530/31.3 He was the son of Edward North, 1st Lord North and Alice Squire.2 He married Winifred Rich, daughter of Richard Rich, 1st Baron Rich and Elizabeth Jenks.3 He died on 3 December 1600 at age 69.3

    Roger North, 2nd Lord North was educated at Gray's Inn, London, England.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Cambridgeshire in 1555.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Cambridgeshire in 1559.3 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Bath (K.B.) in January 1558/59.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Cambridgeshire from 1563 to 1564.3 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Lord North [E., 1554] on 31 December 1564.3 He was Commissioner of Musters in 1565.3 He held the office of High Steward of Cambridge in 1572.3 He held the office of Ambassador to France in 1574.3 He held the office of Provisional Governor of Utrecht in 1586.3 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Cambridgeshire in 1588.3 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1596.3 He held the office of Treasurer of the Household between 1596 and 1600.3 He held the office of Governor of Flushing and Harlingen.3

Children of Roger North, 2nd Lord North and Winifred Rich

Sir John North+2 d. 5 Jun 1597

Sir Henry North+3

Citations

[S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."

[S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003). Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.

[S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 2, page 1690. -------------------- 2nd Lord North

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Roger North, 2nd Baron North's Timeline

1531
February 27, 1531
St. Thomas Thorppestyll, Middlesex, England
1551
1551
Age 19
Kirtling, Cambridgeshire, United Kingdom
1555
1555
Age 23
Kirtling, Cambridgeshire, England
1555
Age 23
London, Middlesex, England
1556
1556
Age 24
Mildenhall, Suffolk, England
1558
1558
Age 26
London, Middlesex, England
1559
1559
Age 27
1563
1563
- 1564
Age 31
Cambridgeshire, England
1564
1564
- 1600
Age 32
1569
1569
- 1600
Age 37
British Monarchy