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Lord Robert Rich (2nd Earl of Warwick)

RolesNaval Sailor, Ship Owner 
Date of Birthc.5.1587 - Leighs Priory, EssexODNB
First Known Service18.8.1626ODNB
FatherRobert Rich (1559-1619) 1st Earl of WarwickHPO
MotherPenelope Devereux (-1607)HPO
Lord Robert Devereux (2nd Earl of Essex)British
Naval Sailor
Service 1596-1597
Last Known Service23.2.1648/49ODNB
Date of Death19.4.1658 - Warwick HouseODNB
Will Probated17.5.1658, PROB 11/276/373

Ships Owned

Bark Warwick (6) 1626-1630
British 6 Gun
Privateer Ship

Event History

Date fromDate toEventSource
24.7.1603 Appointed Knight Companion of the Order of the BathPEER
24.3.1618/19 Succeeded as 2nd Earl of WarwickHPO
James (48) 1634-1682
British 48 Gun
2nd Rate Great Ship
1660 Renamed "Old James"
, Admiral and Commanding Officer
Henrietta Maria (42) 1633-1655
British 42 Gun
2nd Rate Great Ship
1650 Renamed "Paragon"
, as Flag Officer, Admiral of the Fleet
7.12.164319.4.1645Appointed Lord High Admiral of Englandref:1742
Saint George (60) 1622-1697
British 60 Gun
2nd Rate Great Ship
1650 Renamed "George"
1660 Renamed "Saint George"
, Captain and Commanding Officer
29.5.164823.2.1648/49Appointed Lord High Admiral of Englandref:1742

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