Rigby, Joseph (d. 1671), parliamentarian army officer and poet, was the third (but second surviving) son of Alexander Rigby (d. 1621), merchant and gentleman, and his first wife, Alice, daughter of Leonard Ashawe of Shaw Hall, near Flixton, Lancashire. His eldest brother was the noted parliamentarian officer ...
Ward, John (1599
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Wortley, Sir Francis, first baronet (1591–1652), poet and royalist army officer, was from an ancient Yorkshire family, the son of Sir Richard Wortley (d. 1603) and Elizabeth (d. 1642?), daughter of Edward Boughton of Cawston, Warwickshire. He matriculated from Magdalen College, Oxford...