Jonathan Trelawny, 2nd Baronet Trelawn (c.1623 - 1681)

‹ Back to Trelawny surname

Is your surname Trelawny?

Research the Trelawny family

Sir Jonathan Trelawny, 2nd Baronet's Geni Profile

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!


Related Projects

Death: Died
Occupation: MP Cornwall
Managed by: Peter Breed
Last Updated:

About Jonathan Trelawny, 2nd Baronet Trelawn

Biographical Summary

"Sir Jonathan Trblawny, Bart. 1628, of Trelawny, s. and h. by 1st wife ; b. about 1623 ; matric. at Oxford (Ex. Coll.), 14 Dec. 1640, aged 17 ; was fined (with his father) £629, in May 1649 ; Gent, of the Privy Chamber, 1660 ; suc. to the Baronetcy, 26 Feb. 1664 ; M.P. for East Looe, 1660 ; for Cornwall, 1661-78 ; for East Looe, again, 1678-79 and for Liskeard, 1679-81. He is said to have been "sequestered, imprisoned, and ruined for loyalty during the Civil War." He m. Mary, 6th da. of Sir Edward Seymour, 2d Bart. [1611], by Dorothy, da. of Sir Henry Killigrew abovenamed. She was bap. 19 Dec. 1619, at Berry Pomeroy. He was bur. 5 March 1680/1, at Pelynt. Will dat. 30 Deo. 1680, pr. 9 April 1681, in Archd. Court of Cornwall."

SOURCE: Complete baronetage; Cokayne, George E. (George Edward); 1900; Vol. II; page 43