Sir John Peyton, MP, 1st Baronet Peyton of Isleham

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Sir John Peyton, 1st Baronet

Birthplace: Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England
Death: before December 19, 1616
Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England, (Present UK)
Place of Burial: Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Robert Peyton, MP and Elizabeth Peyton
Husband of Alice Peyton (Osborne)
Father of Sir Edward Peyton, 2nd Baronet Peyton of Isleham; Alice Peyton; Mary Peyton; Thomas Peyton; Marianna Brent and 8 others
Brother of Mary Balam; Robert Peyton, Sir; Winifred Osbourne; Francis Hagar and Richard Peyton

Occupation: Sheriff of Cambridgeshire, M.P.
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About Sir John Peyton, MP, 1st Baronet Peyton of Isleham

"John Peyton, of Iselham, co. Cambridge, Knt.," 2d surv s. and h. of Robert Peyton of the same (d. 19 Oct. 1590), by Elizabeth da. of Thomas (Rich), 1st Baron Rich, Lord Chancellor (1547-51) ; was b. about 1560 ; Sheriff for Cambridgeshire, 1593-94 ; being M.P. for that shire, 1593 and 1604-11 ; was Knighted, 1 Nov. 1596, and was cr. a Bart., as above, at the institution of that order, 22 May 1611. He m., 9 June 1580, at St. Dionis Backchureh, London, Alice, 1st da. of Sir Edward Osborne, Lord Mayor of London (1583), by Anne, da, and h. of Sir William Hewett, also (1559) Lord Mayor of that city. He was bur. 19 Dec. 1616, at Iselham. Will dat. 21 Nov, 1615, pr. 14 May 1617, by his widow. She, who was bap. 4 March 1562/3, at St. Dionis aforesaid, directs in her will, dat. 29 Jan. 1625/6, pr. 6 Dec. 1626, to be bur. at Iselham.[1]


  1. George E. Cokayne, Complete Baronetage, vol. 1 (Exeter: W. Pollard & Co. Ltd., 1900) p. 15
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Sir John Peyton, MP, 1st Baronet Peyton of Isleham's Timeline

Isleham, Cambridgeshire, England
April 1578
Age 18
Isleham Estate, Cambridge, England
Age 26
Iselham, Cambridge, England
August 3, 1592
Age 32
April 16, 1595
Age 35
July 16, 1596
Age 36
June 21, 1599
Age 39
Age 44
Member of Parliament
Age 46
Doddington, Cambridgeshire, England