Name: Robert Rich
Suffix: 1st Earl of Warwick
Burial: Vault at Felstead, Essex. 1
Residence: Leez Priory, Felstead, Essex 1
MEM: Image on wall medallion, with 2nd wife Frances, at Snarford, Lincolnshire
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Title: Rich, Robt, d1618
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Change Date: 3 NOV 2011
3rd Baron Rich.
Made Earl of Warwick 1618 - bought title from James I for £10,000. Died a few months later.
Divorced his 1st wife Penelope, and after her death he married 2ndly Frances, dau of Sir Christopher Wray, Lord Chief Justice of Elizabeth I, and widow of Sir George St Pol of Snarford, Lincs (son of Sir Thomas St Pol and Faith Grantham), to whom she had been married at the age of 15.
His son by Penelope Devereux, was Robert Rich, 2nd Earl of Warwick.
Father: Robert Rich b: 1537
Mother: Elizabeth Baldry b: 1537 in London
Penelope Devereux b: ABT 1563
- Henry Rich b: 1590
- Penelope Rich
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