Documents signed (2) as Wentworth : [n.p.], 1635 Sept. 20.

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Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, Earl of, 1593-1641. Documents signed (2) as Wentworth : [n.p.], 1635 Sept. 20.

Documents signed (2) as Wentworth : [n.p.], 1635 Sept. 20.

Being a copy of his commission as Lord Lieutenant of Yorkshire, etc., by authority of which he appoints Sir Edward Osbourne his deputy for the North Riding.

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Strafford, Thomas Wentworth, earl of, 1593-1641

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The complex political career of Thomas Wentworth Strafford began in Parliament, where he opposed war with Spain. After losing influence, he realigned himself in support of King Charles I, and was made baron and viscount and ultimately Lord Deputy of Ireland. His success in Ireland was marred by ruthless methods, contributing to his lack of popularity among his peers. Recalled by Charles as an advisor in the war with Scotland, Strafford was accused of treason and beheaded on 12 May 1641, with Cha...

Osbouren, Edward, Sir, 1596?-1647.

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