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Penn, Richard.
Adm. pens. (age 18) at ST JOHN'S, Oct. 13, 1752. [2nd] s. of Richard, Esq., of Middlesex [and grandson of William Penn (for whom see D.N.B.)].
B. [1736], in London.
School, Eton.
Matric. Michs. 1752.
Adm. at the Inner Temple, Oct. 8, 1752.
Lieut.-Governor of Pennsylvania, 1771-3. Returned to England, 1775.
M.P. for Appleby, 1784-90; for Haslemere, 1790-1 and 1802-6; for Lancaster, 1796-1802.
Of Cavendish Square, London.
Married, about 1775, Mary, dau. of William Masters, of Philadelphia, Pa. Died May 27, 1811.
Father of the next.
(Eton Coll. Reg.; St John's Coll. Adm., III. 617; Inns of Court; Return of M.Ps.; D.N.B.; G. Mag., 1811, I. 675; W. R. Williams, MSS.)
Richard PENN
Approx. lifespan: 1736–1811
pens. aged 18 St John's College adm1752:10:13
2nd s. of Richard PENN, Esq., of Middlesex , [and grandson of William PENN (for whom see D.N.B.])
b. London , 1736
Sch: Eton
Matric 1752:10MT:
Adm. Inner Temple: 1752:10:08
Lieutenant-Governor of: Pennsylvania , USA , 1771-73
Returned to England 1775
M.P. for: : Appleby, [Westmorland], 1784-90
for Haslemere, [Surrey], 1790-1, and 1802-6
for Lancaster, [Lancashire], 1796-1802
Of Cavendish Square, London ,
m., about 1775 Mary MASTERS dau. of William MASTERS, of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania , [ USA ],
d. 1811:05:27
father of William PENN (1795)
( Eton College Reg.; St John's College Adm., III. 617; Inns of Court; Return of M.Ps.; D.N.B.; G. Mag 1811, I. 675; W. R. Williams, MSS .)