• Born in February 1570 - Guildford, Surrey, England
  • Baptized 20 February 1569 - Guilford, Surrey, Eng.
  • Deceased 19 October 1636 - Pyrford, Surrey, England,aged 66 years old
  • Buried 27 October 1636
  • Alderman


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Individual Note

Sir Robert Parkhurst (c. 1569-1636) was an English merchant who was Lord Mayor of London.

Parkhurst was the son of Henry Parkhurst and his wife Alice Hills. He was a member of the Worshipful Company of Clothworkers and became an Alderman of the City of London. In 1628, he acquired estates at Pyrford. In 1625 he served as Sheriff of Londonand in 1635 he became Lord Mayor of London.
Parkhurst died in 1636 and was buried at Holy Trinity, Guildford on 27 October 1636 where there is a large monument to his memory. Parkhurst married Eleanor Babington, daughter of William Babington. His son Robert was MP for Guildford.

-- GEDCOM (INDI) --1 EVEN2 CONC rd Mayor of London.2 TYPE Biography1 FSID KZQG-YNB


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Thomas Parkhurst 1512-1564 Sarah Hanson 1514-1599 James Hill Mayor Of Guildford 1510-1572 Dorothy Marter 1521-1578

Henry Parkhurst 1540-1580 Alice Hill, Lady 1540-1606

Robert Parkhurst, Sir. 1570-1636