See also

Sir John RISHWORTH M.P. (c. 1607-1690)

Sex: Male
Name Prefix: Sir
Name Suffix: M.P.
Father: Lawrence RISHWORTH ( -1642)
Mother: -

Individual Events and Attributes

Birth c. 1607 Acklington Park, Northumberland
Title M.P.
Occupation Historian and Secretary to Lord Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell
Death 12 May 1690 (age 82-83) Fleet Prison
Burial 14 May 1690 St Georges Church, Southwark

Individual Note



Queens College, Oxford MA 1649. Admitted to Lincolns Inn 1640. Clerk to the House of Commons 1640. MP Berwick 1657, 1660, 1678, 1679, & 1681. Recorder at Berwick. Secretary to General Fairfax and Oliver Cromwell. Author of "Historical Connections ....". Secretary of State for Civil War. Knight of the Bath.