Robert Holmes (Gloucestershire MP)

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Robert Holmes was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1653.

Holmes was a Justice of the Peace of Netherton, Gloucestershire in 1649.[1] In 1653, he was elected Member of Parliament for Gloucestershire in the Barebones Parliament.[2]

Holmes and married Elizabeth Kyrle, daughter of Francis Kyrle.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ James Bennet The History of Tewkesbury
  2. ^ Willis, Browne (1750). Notitia Parliamentaria, Part II: A Series or Lists of the Representatives in the several Parliaments held from the Reformation 1541, to the Restoration 1660 ... London. pp. onepage&q&f&#61, false 229–239.
  3. ^ John Burke A genealogical and heraldic history of the commoners of Great Britain, Volume 3
Parliament of England
Preceded by
Nathaniel Stephens
Member of Parliament for Gloucestershire
1653
With: John Crofts
William Neast
Succeeded by
George Berkeley
Matthew Hale
John Howe
Christopher Guise
Sylvanus Wood