HERBERT, Matthew (by 1537-1603), of Coldbrook, Mon.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1509-1558, ed. S.T. Bindoff, 1982
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Family and Education

b. by 1537, 1st s. of William Herbert III of Coldbrook by 1st w. Denise, da. and coh. of John Agmondesham of Leatherhead, Surr. educ. ?G. Inn, adm. 1543. m. Anne, da. of Matthew Herbert of Cogan Pill, Glam., gd.-da. of (Sir) George Herbert of Swansea, Glam., 3s. 4da. suc. fa. 1579 or later.1

Offices Held

J.p. Mon. 1575-83, q. 1584-d.; receiver, duchy of Lancaster, Monmouth by 1580-d.; sheriff, Mon. 1583-4, 1594-5; dep. lt. Oct. 1595.2


The Matthew Herbert who had been receiver for South Wales in the court of a