John Weld, K.B. (1615 - 1674)

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Birthplace: Compton Bassett, Wiltshire, England
Death: Died
Managed by: Martin Rous
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About John Weld, K.B.

In 1663 Lord Castlehaven sold Compton Bassett manor to Sir John Weld (d. 1674), who was succeeded by his son William (d. 1698). In 1700 William's son Humphrey sold it to the lawyer and politician Sir Charles Hedges.


  1. 'Compton Bassett', A History of the County of Wiltshire: Volume 17: Calne (2002), pp. 146-59. URL: Date accessed: 03 February 2006.



  1. Burke's A genealogical and heraldic history of the commoners of Great Britain and ... page 198
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Sir John Weld, of Compton Bassett's Timeline

Compton Bassett, Wiltshire, England
Age 33
July 11, 1674
Age 59
Age 59
East Lulworth, Dorset, England, United Kingdom