WEST, Robert (c.1574-94), of the Inner Temple, London.

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

b. c.1574, 1st s. of Thomas West II by Anne, da. of Sir Francis Knollys; bro. of Thomas III. educ. Queen’s, Oxf. 1588, BA 1591; I. Temple 1592. m. prob. by 1592, Elizabeth, da. of Henry Cocke of Broxbourne, Herts.1

Offices Held


West’s father had presumably enough influence in Hampshire to prevail upon the dean and chapter of Winchester, owners