Name: Magdalen NEWPORT 1
Change Date: 18 MAR 2016
Birth: ABT 1560 2
Death: JUN 1627 1|
Father: Richard NEWPORT of High Ercall, Salop
- Note: Magdalen's first marriage. 2
- George HERBERT diplomat and philosoper
- Edward HERBERT 1st Baron Herbert of Cherbury
John DANVERS of Chelsea; one of the Regicide Judges b: 1584/85
ABT MAR 1609
Magdalen was the widow of Richard Herbert of Montgomery Castle, by whom she had had ten children, and at the time of her marriage to John Danvers, was twice his age. No children by this marriage.
According to Aubrey, Danvers married her ‘for love of her witt’ (Brief Lives, 1.195).
- Title: The History of Parliament
Abbrev: History of Parliament Online
Page: DANVERS, Sir John (c.1585-1655), of Danvers House, Chelsea, Mdx. and West Lavington, Wilts.
- Title: Dictionary of National Biography
Publication: Oxford University Press
Page: Danvers, Sir John (1584/5–1655), politician and regicide, article