BLAGRAVE, John (1630-1704), of Reading, Berks.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
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Mar. 1679
Oct. 1679

Family and Education

bap. 12 Aug. 1630, 2nd but 1st surv. s. of Anthony Blagrave of Bulmarsh, Sonning by Dorothy, da. of Thomas Dolman of Shaw, nr. Newbury. educ. St. John’s Oxf. 1650, BA 1651, MA 1653; M. Temple 1655. m. lic. 28 Feb. 1665, ‘aged 28’, Hester, da. of William Gore, merchant, of Morden, Surr. and Barrow Gurney, Som., 2s. (1 d.v.p.) 3da. suc. fa. 1657, cos. Alexander in Southcot estate by 1698.1

Offices Held

Fellow of St. John’s 1651-?55, commr. for assessment, Berks. Aug. 1660-80, 1689-90, Oxon. 1679-80; j.p. Berks. 1662-?81, by 1695-d., Wallingford 1664; commr. for recusants, Berks. 1675; freeman, Reading