Cromwell, Oliver

Male 1599 - Abt 1658  (58 years)


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  • Name Cromwell, Oliver 
    Born 25 Apr 1599  Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Dated Note Abt Sep 1616  [1
    • Sent to Sidney Sussex College, Cambridge (strongly Protestant)
    Dated Note Abt Jun 1617  [1
    • Left Cambridge due to father's death - became head of the household of women in Huntingdon
    Dated Note Abt 1628  [1
    • MP for Huntingdon (but only worth £100 pa)
    Dated Note 06 Dec 1630  [1
    • After argument, is forced by Duke of Manchester (Privy Seal) to make public apology. He leaves Huntingdon, and farms in St Ives. There he mixed with a godly circle.
    Dated Note Abt Jun 1636  [1
    • Taking up his inheritance, he was in Ely until 1640, the most prominent member of the town.
    Dated Note 16 Dec 1653  [2
    • Lord Protector
    Died Abt 1658  Unknown Village, UNKNOWN County, UNKNOWN Country Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I7929 

    Father Cromwell, Robert,   b. Abt 1559,   d. Abt 1617, Unknown Village, UNKNOWN County, UNKNOWN Country Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 58 years) 
    Mother Steward, Elizabeth,   d. Bef 1702, Unknown Village, UNKNOWN County, UNKNOWN Country Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1430  Group Sheet

    Family (Spouse) Bourchier, Elizabeth,   b. Abt 1597,   d. Bef 1715, Unknown Village, UNKNOWN County, UNKNOWN Country Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married Abt 1620  London City, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F2786  Group Sheet

  • Sources 
    1. [S182] Oliver Cromwell: God's Warrior and the English Revolution, Ian Gentles (Reliability: 2).

    2. [S70] Wikipedia articles, D02195. (Reliability: 2).