Edward Vincent Conway, Sr. (1564 - 1630) MP

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Birthplace: Arrow, Warwickshire, England
Death: Died in Westminster, Middlesex, England
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About Edward Vincent Conway, Sr.

Edward was the son and heir of Sir John Conway of Ragley and Arrow by Helen/Ellen/Eleanor, daughter of Sir Fulke Greville of Beauchamp's Court, Warwickshire, England. He commanded a foot regiment at the Sack of Cadiz in 1596, where he was knighted. He then served as Governor of Brill, near Rotterdam in the Netherlands, where his daughter Brilliana was born. In the first Parliament held in the reign of James I of England (AKA James VI of Scotland), he sat as a member for Penryn.

political positions and peerage titles

  • 1610-1611 Member of Parliament for Penryn
  • 1623-1628 Secretary of State
  • 1624 Member of Parliament for Evesham
  • 1624 Peerage TItle of Baron Conway of Ragley
  • 1625-1631 Lord Lieutenant of Hampshire
  • 1627-1631 Irish Peerage Title of Viscount Conway of Conway Castle and Killultagh
  • 1628-1631 Lord President of the Council

He married Dorothy, daughter of Sir John Tracy of Tedington, Gloucestershire, they had three sons and four daughters. He was succeeded by his son Edward.

references

  • Wikipedia
  • Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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Sir Edward Vincent Conway, Viscount of Killultagh's Timeline

1564
1564
Arrow, Warwickshire, England
1588
1588
Age 24
Of Arrow, Warwickshire, England
1591
1591
Age 27
Wigorn, Womester, , England
1594
February 15, 1594
Age 30
Norwich, New London, Connecticut, United States
1595
1595
Age 31
Arrow, Warwickshire, England
1598
1598
Age 34
Arrow, Warwickshire, England
1598
Age 34
Arrow, Warwickshire, England
1600
1600
Age 36
Caernarvonshire, Wales
1602
1602
Age 38
Arrow, Warwickshire, England
1604
1604
Age 40
Arrow, Warwickshire, England