Richard Legh (7 May 1634 – 31 August 1687) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons variously between 1656 and 1678.
Legh was the son of Rev. Thomas Legh, DD of Cheshire and rector of Sefton and Walton, Lancashire. He inherited the Lyme Park estate in Cheshire from his uncle Francis Legh in 1643. He was educated at Winwick, Lancashire and admitted at St John's College, Cambridge on 18 June 1649. He was admitted at Gray's Inn on 23 May 1653.
Legh died at the age of 53 at Lyme Cheshire and was buried at Winwick, Lancashire.
|Parliament of England|
|Member of Parliament for Cheshire
With: George Booth 1656
Peter Brooke 1656
Thomas Marbury 1656
John Bradshaw 1659