Edward Berkeley (died 1707)

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Edward Berkeley (ca. 1644 – 1707) was an English politician. [1]

He was the son of Edward Berkeley of Pylle, Somerset and educated at Wadham College, Oxford and Lincolns Inn (1665).

He was the Member of Parliament for Wells, Somerset from 1679 to 1701.[2]

He married Elizabeth, the daughter and coheiress of John Ryves of Ranston, Dorset and had 3 sons (1 of whom predeceased him) and 3 daughters.


  1. ^ "BERKELEY, Edward (c.1644-1707), of Pylle, Som". History of Parliament Online. Retrieved 21 October 2016. 
  2. ^ "House of Commons". Leigh Rayment. Retrieved August 15, 2010.