30 Dec 2011, 7:01 p.m. - Terry Foreman

Counsel and Recorder for the town of Newcastle Upon Thyne in November 1668.

17 Nov 2021, 5:54 a.m. - San Diego Sarah

Sir Robert Shafto was the Royalist recorder of Newcastle displaced during the Civil Wars, but who was reinstated after the Restoration. His grandson was the MP for Durham from 1712 - 1729. https://www.historyofparliamentonline.org/volume/1690-1715/member/shafto-robert-1690-1729

References

Chart showing the number of references in each month of the diary’s entries.

1668