23 Mar 2005, 12:36 p.m. - Wim van der Meij

Warrington has the following on him: "He had been knighted at the Hague, and afterwards was created a baronet.

24 Mar 2005, 6:32 a.m. - Pauline

from L&M Companion Lewis, Ald. Sir John, kt and bt 1660 (d. 1671). E. India merchant; Master of the Ironmongers' Company 1657-8; member of the Council of Trade 1660, and the Council of Foreign Plantations 1661.

10 Jan 2015, 3:57 p.m. - Bill

He was one of the commissioners sent to Breda to desire Charles II. to return to England immediately, when he was knighted. He was afterwards created a baronet. ---Wheatley, 1899.


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