HERBERT, Charles (d.1605), of Hadnock, Mon.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1558-1603, ed. P.W. Hasler, 1981
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Family and Education

2nd s. of William Herbert of Coldbrook, nr. Abergavenny, by his 2nd w. Joan, da. of John ap Thomas ap John of Llangatock, nr. Usk, wid. of James ap Watkin of Llandewi Rhydderch; half-bro. of Matthew. m. Joan, 1st da. and coh. of Thomas Huntley of Hadnock, 4s. 4da.

Offices Held

?J.p. Mon. from c.1583.


This Member has not been certainly identified. Herbert’s father, who was duchy of Lancaster receiver in Monmouthshire, may have used his influence to obtain his younger son’s return for the Boroughs. The Hadnock estate, which Herbert owned in right of his wife, was only about two miles from Monmouth.

Herbert was on several occasions involved in