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Robert Walpole

Male 1676 - 1745  (68 years)


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  • Name Robert Walpole 
    Born 26 Aug 1676  Houghton, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Gender Male 
    Died 18 Mar 1745  London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Buried 25 Mar 1745  Houghton, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Person ID I18108  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 

    Father Robert Walpole,   b. 18 Nov 1650, Houghton, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 18 Nov 1700, Houghton, Norfolk, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 50 years) 
    Mother Mary Burwell,   b. 1655,   d. 1711  (Age 56 years) 
    Married Abt 22 Feb 1671  [1
    Family ID F11067  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Catherine Shorter,   b. Abt 1682,   d. 20 Aug 1737, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 55 years) 
    Married 30 Jul 1700  Knightsbridge Chapel, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2
    Children 
     1. Horace Walpole,   b. 24 Sep 1717, Picadilly, Westminster, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 2 Mar 1797, Berkeley Square, Wesminster, Middlesex, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 79 years)
    Last Modified 21 Nov 2018 
    Family ID F11064  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 1st Earl of Orford. Generally considered to have been the first Prime Minister of Great Britain in the modern sense.

  • Sources 
    1. [S2273] The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. Oxford University Press, 2004-ongoing.

    2. [S47] The History of Parliament. Some citations point to entries from the printed volumes not yet added to the online site.