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NameRichard Bagot
Livedb. ca. 1530-03-25 - d. 1597-02-02 (old)
Linked Manuscriptsmanuscript owner - Letter from Richard Broughton to Richard Bagot: L.a.239
Linked Sermons
Linked ReportsReport of sermon by Richard Davies -- recipient of letter
Associated PlacesCambridge University -- Place of Study
Source of DataACAD (Venn) (ID: BGT541R); ODNB (Article: 71871); Hannah Yip.
Biographical Sources ConsultedACAD (Venn) (ID: BGT541R); ODNB (Article: 71871)
Other NoteThe exact birth date of Richard Bagot is unknown. Born c. 1530, he was the son of Thomas Bagot of Blithfield, Staffordshire. He succeeded his father in 1541. Bagot served as Sherrif of Staffordshire in 1569-70 and 1577-78. He was a friend of the first two Earls of Essex, who had a family seat in Chartley, Staffordshire. He died on 2 February 1597, and was buried at Blithfield, where his tomb still stands.
GEMMS record createdJanuary 15, 2021
GEMMS record last editedFebruary 05, 2021