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John Cowper (abt. 1611 - bef. 1664)

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John Cowper was the son of Sir William Cowper, 1st Bt. and Martha Master.[1][2] He married Martha Hewkley, daughter of George Hewkley.[3] He died before 1664, in prison.[4]

He was admitted to Lincoln's Inn on 20 January 1631/32.[5] He was imprisoned for his loyalty to King Charles I.[6][7]

Children of John Cowper and Martha Hewkley

  1. Sir William Cowper, 2nd Bt.[8]
  2. Martha Cowper[9]


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WikiTree contributors, "John Cowper ( - )," WikiTree, (accessed December 16, 2018).


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  • George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 160. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.


  • L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 86. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  • Darryl Lundy, "The Peerage," A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe

Foot Notes

  1. The Complete Baronetage. mrl
  2. The New Extinct Peerage. mrl
  3. The New Extinct Peerage. mrl
  4. The New Extinct Peerage. mrl
  5. The Complete Baronetage. mrl
  6. The New Extinct Peerage. mrl
  7. Entered by Michael Lechner, Wednesday, August 14, 2013.
  8. The Complete Baronetage. mrl
  9. The New Extinct Peerage. mrl
  10. See page 5 of The Big Cowper Book.

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