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Michael Robinson  •  Link

Per L&M Companion:

kt. 1600 (15631-86) Brother of the 1st. Earl of Carlisle
( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Charles_Howard,_1s... ): Captain of the King's Lifeguard 1660-78; Governor of Jamaica 1685-6; M.P. for Malton 1659-60, 1660 Carlisle 1661-81. 'He discourses as well as ever I heard man'
( http://www.pepysdiary.com/diary/1666/11/21/ ). None of his speeches in Parliament is recorded. He took a leading part in the hostile questioning of Pepys's servant Atkins in the Popish Plot scare.

Bill  •  Link

Sir Philip Howard, captain of the horse guards, got in patents and boons 4000l.
---A Seasonable Argument ... for a New Parliament. Andrew Marvell, [1677] 1776.

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