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.


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.


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


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