Sir Roger Townshend, MP

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Roger Townshend, MP

Also Known As: "Sir Roger /Townsend/"
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Birthplace: Raynham Hall, Norwich, Norfolk, England
Death: Died in Raynham,,Norfolk,England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Roger Townshend and Eleanor Townsend
Husband of Anne Townshend
Father of Susan Wyndham; John Townshend; Thomas Townsend; George Townshend; Giles Townshend and 5 others
Brother of Joan Townsend; Elizabeth Townsend; Anne Townsend; Sir Thomas Townsend and Thomasine Wodehouse
Half brother of Sir Robert Townsend

Occupation: lawyer, justice, sheriff, Member of Parliament, and Commissioner for several causes
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About Sir Roger Townshend, MP

Family and Education

b. by 1478, 1st s. of Sir Roger Townshend of Raynham by 2nd w. Eleanor, da. of William Lunsford of Lunsford, Suss. educ. L. Inn, adm. 1496. m. ?(1) Amy, da. of William Brewes of Wenham, Suff., 6s. 2da.; (2) Anne. suc. fa. 9 Nov. 1493. Kntd. 1518/22.3. Townshend died on 25 Nov. 1551 and his will was proved on 10 May 1552.

Biography

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Sir Roger Townshend, MP's Timeline

1478
1478
Raynham Hall, Norwich, Norfolk, England
1490
October 19, 1490
Age 12
Ludlow, Shropshire, England
1499
1499
Age 21
1502
1502
Age 24
1504
1504
Age 26
Testerton, Norfolk, England
1504
Age 26
Raynham, Norfolk, England
1508
1508
Age 30
1508
Age 30
1510
1510
Age 32
Kavile, Raynham, Norfolk, England
1512
1512
Age 34
Ludlow, Shropshire, England