Sir Robert Bacon, 3rd Baronet

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Sir Robert Bacon, 3rd Baronet of Redgrave (born 4 May 1574 Redgrave Manor, Suffolk; d 16 December 1655 Ryburgh, Norfolk)[1] was an English politician.[2]

He was the fifth son of Sir Nicholas Bacon, 1st Baronet and his wife Anne Butts, daughter of Edmund Butts.[3] In 1649, he succeeded his older brother Edmund as baronet.[4]

Bacon was married two times.[3] He had nine sons and three daughters by his first wife, Anne Peyton, daughter of Sir John Peyton, 1st Baronet, of Cambridge.[5] Bacon was buried at Ryburgh in Norfolk[3] and was succeeded in the baronetcy by Edmund, a son of his seventh son.[6]


  1. ^ "Leigh Rayment - Baronetage". Retrieved 27 March 2009. 
  2. ^ "Rev. G. H. Dashwood - The Visitation of Norfolk. Vol. I.Norwich: Miller & Leavine. p. 343 - Sir Robert Bacon, 3rd Bt of Redgrave". Retrieved 7 March 2017. 
  3. ^ a b c "ThePeerage - Sir Robert Bacon, 3rd Bt". Retrieved 21 January 2009. 
  4. ^ Debrett, John (1824). Debrett's Baronetage of England. vol. I (fifth ed.). London: G. Woodfall. p. 3. 
  5. ^ Kimber, Edward (1771). Richard Johnson, ed. The Baronetage of England: Containing a Genealogical and Historical Account of All the English Baronets. vol. I. London: Thomas Wotton. pp. 9–10. 
  6. ^ Burke, John (1832). A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire. vol. I (4th ed.). London: Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley. p. 65. 
Baronetage of England
Preceded by
Edmund Bacon
(of Redgrave)
Succeeded by
Edmund Bacon