PYE, Sir Robert (c.1622-1701), of Faringdon, Berks.

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.1622, 1st s. of Sir Robert Pye of Westminster by Mary, da. and coh. of John Croker of Batsford, Glos. m. c.1641 (with £2,000), Anne (d. Nov. 1701), da. of John Hampden of Great Hampden, Bucks., 3s. 2da. Kntd. by 1642; suc. fa 1662.1

Offices Held

Capt. of horse (parliamentary) 1642, col. 1644-7.2

Commr. for militia, Berks. 1648, ?Mar. 1660, j.p. 1651-83, 1689-d., capt. of militia horse Apr. 1660, dep. lt. c. Aug. 1660-83, 1689-d.; commr. for assessment, Berks. Aug. 1660-80