GERARD, Gilbert I (c.1618-83), of Gray's Inn and Harrow-on-the-Hill, Mdx.

Published in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1660-1690, ed. B.D. Henning, 1983
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Family and Education

b. c.1618, 2nd s. of Sir Gilbert Gerard, 1st Bt., and bro. of Francis Gerard. educ. G. Inn, entered 1625, called 1648, ancient 1650; Emmanuel, Camb. 1634. unm. Kntd. 18 Mar. 1661.

Offices Held

Clerk of council, duchy of Lancaster 1640-53, 1655-d.; commr. for alienations 1656, forest appeals 1657, maimed soldiers Dec. 1660-1.1

Commr. for volunteers, Mdx. 1644, militia 1644, Mar. 1660, assessment, Mdx. and Westminster 1647-8, Aug. 1660-1, Mdx. 1663-80, duchy of Lancaster 1663-4; j.p. Westminster July 1660-6, commr. for sewers Aug. 1660; conservator, Bedford level 1663-7, 1668-70, 1673-d., bailiff 1667-8.