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Pierrepont, Henry, marquess of Dorchesterlocked

  • P. R. Seddon


Pierrepont, Henry, marquess of Dorchester (1607–1680), royalist nobleman, was born in March 1607, the eldest son of Robert Pierrepont, first earl of Kingston upon Hull (1584–1643), and his wife, Gertrude Talbot (1587/8–1649). He entered Emmanuel College, Cambridge, with his brother William Pierrepont at Easter 1624; another brother was the politician ...

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