Francis Lovelace

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Francis Lovelace

Birthplace: Shoulden, Deal, Kent, United Kingdom
Death: Died in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom
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Son of Sir William Lovelace, of Woolrich and Anne Barne
Husband of Blanche Talbot
Father of Edward Lovelace; John Lovelace and William Lovelace
Brother of Anne Gorsuch; Thomas Lovelace; Richard Lovelace; Joanna (Johanna) Lovelace; Elizabeth Lovelace and 2 others

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About Francis Lovelace

Francis LOVELACE was born about 1621. He died on 10 May 1686 in Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England. In 1652 was in VA. said to have been entrusted by Gov. Berkley of Virginia to carry news to King Charles II of the surrender of the colony to the representatives of Parliment. with the latter's consent. Appointed Deputy Governor of Long Island and in 1668 became Governor of New York 1668-1673, until the city was captured by the Dutch 30 July 1673. Served as a Colonel for forces loyal to Charles I during the English Civil War. One biography by Florence Lovelace Robertson claims that Francis was married twice, first to Mary Iver and (2nd) to Blanche Talbot in 1659. There is a letter from Gov. Francis Lovelace of NY to Gov. Berkley of Va.

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Francis Lovelace's Timeline

Deal, Kent, United Kingdom
Age 41
England, United Kingdom
Age 44
New York, New York County, New York, United States
Age 54
Port Tobacco, Charles County, Maryland, United States
May 10, 1686
Age 65
Woodstock, Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom