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NameKnightly Chetwood (or Chetwode)
Livedb. - d. (old)
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Associated Places
Source of DataHannah Yip
Biographical Sources ConsultedODNB (Article: 5246) (article for his nephew, the younger Knightly Chetwood)
Other NoteKnightly Chetwood (or Chetwode) was the eldest son of Richard Chetwode, Esquire, of Chetwode, Buckinghamshire, and Oakley, Staffordshire, and his wife, Anne, one of the daughters of Sir Valentine Knightley, of Fawsley, Northamptonshire. He was the uncle of the more famous Knightly Chetwode (bap. 1650, d. 1720), Dean of Gloucester. He also authored British Library, Add MS 70636. See Victoria E. Burke, "'The disagreeable Figure of a Common-Place' in Katherine Butler's Late Seventeenth-Century Verse Miscellany" in Joshua Eckhardt and Daniel Starza Smith, eds., Manuscript Miscellanies in Early Modern England (Farnham and Burlington, VT: Ashgate, 2014), pp. 183-199.
GEMMS record createdOctober 23, 2018
GEMMS record last editedDecember 01, 2023