Sir John Norwich, 1st Baronet

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Sir John Norwich, 1st Baronet (19 September 1613 – 9 October 1661) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons at times between 1654 and 1660.

Norwich was created baronet of Brampton in the county of Northampton on 24 July 1641.[1] In 1654, he was elected Member of Parliament for Northamptonshire in the First Protectorate Parliament.[2]

In 1660, Norwich was elected MP for Northampton in the Convention Parliament.[3]

Norwich died at the age of 48

Norwich married firstly Anne Smith, daughter of Sir Roger Smith of Edmondthorp, Leicestershire. He married secondly Mary Atkins, daughter of Sir Henry Atkins of Cheshunt, He was succeeded in the baronetcy by his son by his first wife Roger.[4]

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Parliament of England
Preceded by
Sir Gilbert Pickering, 1st Baronet
Thomas Brooke
Member of Parliament for Northamptonshire
1654
With: Sir Gilbert Pickering, 1st Baronet
Thomas Brooke
John Crew
John Claypole, senior
Sir John Dryden, 2nd Baronet
Succeeded by
Sir Gilbert Pickering, 1st Baronet
John, Lord Claypole
William Boteler
Thomas Crew
Alexander Blake
John Langham