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John BRYDGES, 1st Baron Chandos of Sudeley

Male 1491 - 1557  (66 years)


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  • Name John BRYDGES 
    Suffix 1st Baron Chandos of Sudeley 
    Born 9 Mar 1491  Cubberley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Christened 9 Mar 1491  Cubberley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Baptism 9 Mar 1491  Cubberley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 13 Apr 1557  Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 3 May 1557  Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I20935  Puffers
    Last Modified 24 Dec 2013 

    Father Sir Giles BRYDGES, 6th Lord Chaundos,   b. 1462, Cubberley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1511, Cubberley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 49 years) 
    Mother Isabell BAYNHAM,   b. Abt 1475, Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1511  (Age ~ 37 years) 
    Married Abt 1490  Mitcheldean, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F6956  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth GREY,   b. Abt 1492, Wilton, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Dec 1559  (Age ~ 67 years) 
    Married Abt 1512  Wilton, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Elizabeth BRYDGES\ BRIDGES\ BRUGGES,   b. 1515, Candos, Sudeley, Gloucester, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1557  (Age > 43 years)
     2. Mary BRYDGES,   b. Abt 1519, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Nov 1606  (Age ~ 87 years)
     3. Edmund BRYDGES, 2nd Baron Chandos of Sudeley,   b. Bef 1522, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 11 Mar 1573  (Age > 51 years)
     4. Catherine BRYDGES,   b. Abt 1524, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1556  (Age ~ 32 years)
     5. Giles BRYDGES,   b. Abt 1524, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1532  (Age ~ 9 years)
     6. Hon. Charles BRYDGES, Sherriff of Hereford,   b. Abt 1526, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1619, Bridstow, Herefordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 93 years)
     7. Stephen BRYDGES,   b. Abt 1530, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     8. Anthony BRYDGES,   b. Bef 1532, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1584  (Age > 54 years)
     9. Richard BRYDGES,   b. Aft 1532, Cerney Wick, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown  (Age ~ 58 years)
     10. Frances Mary BRYDGES,   b. Abt 1533, Coughton, Warwickshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 20 Aug 1559  (Age ~ 26 years)
     11. Henry BRYDGES,   b. Abt 1534, Avening, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jan 1615  (Age ~ 81 years)
     12. Katherine BRYDGES,   b. 1535, Coberley, Gloucestershire, England Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Apr 1566, Dudley, Staffordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 31 years)
    Last Modified 10 Sep 2021 
    Family ID F7391  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • John Brydges, 1st Baron Chandos of Sudeley succeeded to the title of 7 th Lord Chaundos [E., 1337] on 1 December 1511, de jure.2 He fought in t he French Wars, at Therouenne and Tournay.1 He was invested as a Knight i n 1513.1 He fought in the Battle of the Spurs on 16 August 1513.1 He he ld the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Gloucestershire betwee n 1529 and 1536.1 He held the office of Keeper of Langley Manor in 1536 .1 He held the office of Ranger of Whichwood Forest in 1536.1 He held t he office of Constable of Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire in 1538.1 He h eld the office of Groom of the Privy Chamber in 1539.1 He held the offi ce of Deputy Governor of Boulogne.1 He held the office of Sheriff of Gl oucestershire from 1549 to 1550.1 He obtained a grant from Queen Anne t he grant of Castle and manor of Sudeley, after being instrumental suppr essing Wyatt's rebellion.1 He held the office of Lieutenant of the Towe r of London between August 1553 and June 1554.1 He was created 1st Bar on Chandos of Sudeley, co. Gloucester [England] on 8 April 1554.1 On 12 A pril 1554 he assisted Lady Jane Grey to the scaffold.1 He has an extens ive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.