Richard Bartholomew (MP)

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Richard Bartholomew, Bartilmewe or Bartilmoes (by 1455 – c. 1525 or later), of Salisbury, Wiltshire, was an English politician.

Career[edit]

Bartholomew was a wealthy merchant and Mayor of Salisbury in 1487 and 1507.

He was elected a Member (MP) of the Parliament of England for Salisbury in 1497, 1512 and 1515.

Family[edit]

By 1481, he was married to a woman named Margery. They had five sons, including John and Richard, both merchants who predeceased their father.

References[edit]

Parliament of England
Preceded by
Thomas Coke
with
William Webbe alias Kellowe
Member of Parliament for Salisbury
1497, 1512 and 1515
With: Thomas Coke
Succeeded by
John Abarough
with
Thomas Brodegate