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1640 Long Parliament

1640 Short Parliament

From 1636 to 1640 Thomas Killigrew 1612-1683 (23) lived at 8 Great Piazza, Covent Garden, Westminster .

Before 1640 Robert Throckmorton 1st Baronet Throckmorton 1599-1650 (40) and Dorothy Fortescue Baronetess Throckmorton 1600-1650 (39) were married . Dorothy Fortescue Baronetess Throckmorton 1600-1650 (39) by marriage Baronetess Throckmorton of Coughton in Warwickshire

Before 1640 Henry Thynne 1st Baronet Thynne Kempsford 1615-1680 (24) and Mary Coventry Baronetess Thynne Kempsford were married .

Around 1640 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (40) . Portrait of Charles Seton 2nd Earl Dunfermline 1615-1672 (24) .

Around 1640 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (40) . Portrait of Charles Seton 2nd Earl Dunfermline 1615-1672 (24) .

Around 1640 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (40) . Portrait of sisters Essex Cheeke Countess Manchester -1658 and Anne Cheeke Countess Warwick .

Around 1640 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (40) . Portrait of sisters Essex Cheeke Countess Manchester -1658 and Anne Cheeke Countess Warwick .

Around 1640 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (40) . Portrait of Alice Bankes .

Around 1640 Charles Bertie 1640-1711 was born to Montagu Bertie 2nd Earl Lindsey 1608-1666 (32) and Martha Cockayne Countess Lindsey, Countess Holderness 1605-1641 (35)

In 1640 Elizabeth Bertie Viscountess Campden 1640-1683 was born to Montagu Bertie 2nd Earl Lindsey 1608-1666 (32) and Martha Cockayne Countess Lindsey, Countess Holderness 1605-1641 (35)

Around 1640 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (40) . Portrait of Kenelm Digby 1603-1665 (37) .

In 1640 Thomas Thynne 1st Viscount Weymouth 1640-1714 was born to Henry Thynne 1st Baronet Thynne Kempsford 1615-1680 (25) and Mary Coventry Baronetess Thynne Kempsford

Around 1640 Frances Brooke 1640-1690 was born to William Brooke 1598-1643 (42) and Pembroke Lennard .

Around 1640 Adam Browne 2nd Baronet Browne 1626-1690 (14) educated at Christ's College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire .

On 1640 Elias Carteret 1585-1640 (55) died .

In 1640 Mary Carteret 1640- was born to Amias Carteret

In 1640 Richard Carteret -1640 died

Around 1640 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (40) . Portrait of Mountjoy Blount 1st Earl Newport 1597-1666 (43) .

In 1640 Conyers Darcy 2nd Earl Holderness 1622-1692 (18) educated Gray's Inn

Short Parliament

In 1640 Charles Berkeley 2nd Viscount Fitzhardinge 1599-1668 (40) was elected as MP Bath during the Short Parliament .

Around 1640 William Godolphin 1st Baronet Godolphin 1640-1710 was born to Francis Godolphin 1605-1667 (34) and Dorothy Berkeley

In 1640 Henry Hastings 1555-1640 (85) died

In 1640 John Williams Archbishop York 1582-1650 (57) was appointed Archbishop York .

In 1640 Francis Howard 1640-1683 was born to Henry Howard 22nd Earl Arundel, 5th Earl Surrey, 2nd Earl Norfolk 1608-1652 (31) and Elizabeth Stewart Countess Arundel, Countess Norfolk 1610-1674 (30)

In 1640 Philip Howard 1581-1640 (58) died

In 1640 William Neville 1596-1640 (44) died

Long Parliament

In 1640 John Poulett 2nd Baron Poulett 1615-1665 (25) was elected as MP Somerset during the Long Parliament .

In 1640 William Poyntz 1640-1720 was born to Newdigate Poyntz 1608-1643 (31)

In 1640 Dorothy Spencer 1640-1670 was born to Henry Spencer 1st Earl Sunderland 1620-1643 (19) and Dorothy Sidney Countess Sunderland 1617-1683 (23)

In 1640 Roger Stafford 6th Baron Stafford 1572-1640 (68) died

In 1640 Edward Stanley 1st Baronet Stanley Bickerstaffe -1640 died . His son Thomas Stanley 2nd Baronet Stanley Bickerstaffe 1616-1654 (24) succeeded as 2nd Baronet Stanley of Bickerstaffe

Around 1640 Nathaniel Curzon 2nd Baronet Curzon 1640-1719 was born to John Curzon 1st Baronet Curzon 1598-1686 (41) and Patience Crewe Baronetess Curzon 1600-1642 (40)

In 1640 Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Strafford 1593-1641 (46) was appointed 438th Knight Garter: Charles I .

Around 1640 Hugh Wyndham Baron of the Exchequer 1602-1684 (38) and Jane Wodehouse were married .

Around 1640 Edward Wyndham 1640-1695 was born to Edward Wyndham 1606-1664 (34) .

Around 1640 Henrietta Stewart 1640-1704 was born to James Stewart 4th Earl Moray 1611-1653 (29) and Margaret Home Countess Moray in Inverness .

In 1640 Charles Cecil 1619-1660 (21) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Hertfordshire .

In 1640 Anne Herbert 1583-1640 (57) died at Wilton House, Wilton, Wiltshire .

Around 1640 Henry Herbert 4th Baron Herbert Chirbury 1640-1691 was born to Richard Herbert 2nd Baron Herbert Chirbury 1604-1655 (36) and Mary Egerton Baroness Herbert Chirbury -1659 .

Around 1640 Margaret Douglas -1640 died .

Long Parliament

In 1640 Simonds Ewes 1602-1650 (37) was elected as MP Sudbury during the Long Parliament .

Around 1640 Thomas Fitzwilliam 4th Viscount Merrion 1640-1704 was born to William Fitzwilliam 3rd Viscount Merrion 1610-1670 (30) .

Around 1640 William Frankland 1st Baronet Thirkleby 1640-1697 was born

In 1640 Thomas Hamilton 2nd Earl Haddington 1600-1640 (39) and Jean Gordon Countess Haddington were married

Around 1640 William Obrien 2nd Earl Inchiquin 1640-1692 was born to Murdough Obrien 1st Earl Inchiquin 1614-1674 (26) and Elizabeth St Leger Countess Inchiquin -1685 .

Short Parliament

In 1640 Edward Phelips 1613-1680 (27) was elected as MP Ilchester during the Short Parliament

Before 06 Aug 1658 Jacob Huysmans 1633-1696 (25) . Portrait of Edward Phelips 1613-1680 (45) .

Long Parliament

In 1640 Edward Phelips 1613-1680 (27) was elected as MP Ilchester during the Long Parliament

Before 06 Aug 1658 Jacob Huysmans 1633-1696 (25) . Portrait of Edward Phelips 1613-1680 (45) .

In 1640 John Russell 3rd Baronet Russell 1640-1669 was born to Francis Russell 2nd Baronet Russell 1616-1664 (24) .

In 1640 Bennet Sherard 1st Baron Sherard 1621-1700 (19) was created 1st Baron Sherard of Leitrim

In 1640 William Sherard 1588-1640 (52) died . His son Bennet Sherard 1st Baron Sherard 1621-1700 (19) succeeded as 2nd Baron Sherard of Leitrim .

Around 1640 Robert Webb 1640-1700 was born .

Around 1640 George Chidleigh 3rd Baronet 1640-1719 was born

Around 1640 Charles Harbord 1640-1670 was born .

In 1640 Robert Heath Lord Chief Justice 1575-1649 (64) was appointed Lord Chief Justice by Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (39) .

In 1640 William Hill 1640-1692 was born to Arthur Hill 1601-1663 (39) .

In 1640 John Hoskins of Oxted 1640-1717 was born to Charles Hoskins 1603-1657 (37) in Oxted, Surrey .

In 1640 Henry Ingram 1st Viscount Irvine 1640-1666 was born to Arthur Ingram of Temple Newsom Yorkshire -1655 and Eleanor Slingsby 1600-

Around 1640 Edward Kynaston Actor 1640-1706 was born .

In 1640 William Lenthall Speaker 1591-1662 (48) was appointed Speaker of the House of Commons .

Short Parliament

In 1640 Thomas Lyttelton 1st Baronet 1593-1650 (47) was elected MP Worcestershire in the Short Parliament .

Around 1640 Richard Mason 1633-1685 (7) and Anna Margaret Long 1641-1717 (-1) were married

Before 08 Mar 1685 Jacob Huysmans 1633-1696 (52) . Portrait of Richard Mason 1633-1685 (52) .

Around 1688 Jacob Huysmans 1633-1696 (55) . Portrait of Richard Mason 1633-1685 .

Before 1696 Jacob Huysmans 1633-1696 (62) . Portrait of Anna Margaret Long 1641-1717 (54) .

Around 1640 James Poole 1st Baronet Poole 1640-1710 was born to James Poole .

Around 1640 Robert Reading 1st Baronet Reading 1640-1689 was born .

Short Parliament

In 1640 Thomas Salusbury 2nd Baronet Salusbury Lleweni 1612-1643 (27) was elected as MP Denbighshire during the Short Parliament

In 1640 William Smith 1550-1640 (90) died

In 1640 Francis Vincent 1st Baronet 1568-1640 (72) died .

In 1640 Richard Wenman 1st Viscount Wenman 1573-1640 (67) died . His son Thomas Wenman 2nd Viscount Wenman 1596-1664 (44) succeeded as 2nd Viscount Wenman of Tuam

In 1640 Anne Weston 1640-1702 was born to Henry Weston MP .

Before 1691 . John Riley 1646-1691 (44) . Portrait of Anne Weston 1640-1702 (50) .

In 1640 Mary Brereton Countess Thomond 1580-1640 (60) died .

Around 1640 John Savile 1st Baronet Copley 1640-1689 was born to John Savile of Copley Hall -1644 .

In 1640 Margaret Savile 1640- was born to William Savile 3rd Baronet Savile 1612-1644 (28) and Anne Coventry Baronetess Savile 1612-1644

Around 1640 Joseph 2nd Baronet Alston 1640-1688 was born to Joseph 1st Baronet Alston 1609-1688 (31)

From 1640 to 1667 William Uvedale 1581-1652 (59) lived at 3 Little Piazza, Covent Garden, Westminster .

In 1640 Thomas Jermyn 1573-1645 (67) was appointed as Lord Lieutenant Suffolk

In 1640 Mary St Leger Baroness Lexington 1640-1669 was born to Anthony St Leger 1610-1673 (30) .

In 1640 Henry "Younger" Vane 1613-1662 (26) was knighted by Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (39)

From 1640 to 1641 Thomas Culpepper 1514-1541 lived at 4-5 Great Piazza, Covent Garden, Westminster .

From 1640 to 1644 Henry Wallop 1568-1642 (71) lived at 6-7 Great Piazza, Covent Garden, Westminster .

Around 1640 Cornelius Johnson 1593-1661 (46) . Portrait of James Stanley 7th Earl Derby 1607-1651 (32) . Tabley House.

From 1640 to 1641 Philip Wharton 4th Baron Wharton 1613-1696 (26) lived at 8 Great Piazza, Covent Garden, Westminster .

Before Feb 1664 John Hoskins 1590-1664 (74) . Portrait said to be of Philip Wharton 4th Baron Wharton 1613-1696 (50) .

Around 1640 Henry Mordaunt 2nd Earl Peterborough 1621-1697 (18) lived at 8 Great Piazza, Covent Garden, Westminster .

In 1640 William Morgan 1640-1680 was born to Thomas Morgan of Machen 1589-1664 (51)

After 1640 Henry Hastings 1578-1649 (62) and Eleanor Knyvet were married .

After 1640 John Coke 1563-1644 (76) retired to his estates in Melbourne, Derbyshire .

Jan 1640

In Jan 1640 James Erskine 6th Earl Buchan 1594-1640 (46) died .

08 Jan 1640

On 08 Jan 1640 Elisabeth Dorothea Saxe-Gotha 1640-1709 was born to Ernest "The Pious" Saxe-Gotha I Duke Saxe-Gotha 1601-1675 (38) and Elisabeth Sophie Saxe-Altenburg Duchess Saxe-Gotha at Coburg .

Mar 1640

Short Parliament

On Mar 1640 Sidney Godolphin 1610-1643 (30) was elected as MP Helston during the Short Parliament

08 Mar 1640

On 08 Mar 1640 William Douglas 1st Earl Queensberry 1582-1640 (58) died . His son James Douglas 2nd Earl Queensberry 1622-1671 (18) succeeded as 2nd Earl Queensberry , 2nd Viscount Drumlanrig , 2nd Lord Douglas Hawick . Margaret Stewart Countess Queensberry by marriage Countess Queensberry .

21 Mar 1640

On 21 Mar 1640 Hedwig Oldenburg 1640-1671 was born to Philip Oldenburg 1584-1663 (56)

On 21 Mar 1640 Magdalene Oldenburg 1639-1640 (1) died

Apr 1640

Short Parliament

In Apr 1640 Samuel Sandys 1615-1685 (24) was elected MP Droitwich .
Thomas Jermyn 1573-1645 (67) was elected MP Cambridge University .
Thomas Jermyn 1617-1659 (23) was elected MP Corfe Castle .
Henry Jermyn 1st Earl St Albans 1605-1684 (35) was elected MP Corfe Castle .
John Jennings -1642 was elected MP St Albans .
Ambrose Browne 1st Baronet Browne -1661 was elected MP Surrey .
John Curzon 1st Baronet Curzon 1598-1686 (41) was elected MP Derbyshire .
George Fane of Burston 1581-1640 (59) was elected MP Maidstone .

In Apr 1640 James Fiennes 2nd Viscount Saye and Sele 1602-1674 (38) was elected MP Oxfordshire in the Short Parliament .

On Apr 1640 Anthony Hungerford 1608-1657 (32) was elected as MP Malmesbury during the Short Parliament .

In Apr 1640 Dudley North 4th Baron North 1602-1677 (38) was elected MP Cambridgeshire in the Short Parliament .

On Apr 1640 William Pierrepoint 1608-1678 (32) was elected as MP Shropshire during the Short Parliament .

On Apr 1640 Francis Pierrepoint -1659 was elected as MP East Retford during the Short Parliament

On Apr 1640 Edward Rodney 1590-1657 (49) was elected as MP Wells during the Short Parliament

On Apr 1640 Philip Sidney 3rd Earl Leicester 1619-1698 (21) was elected as MP Yarmouth Isle of Wight during the Short Parliament

On Apr 1640 John Melbury Sampford Strangeways 1585-1666 (54) was elected as MP Dorset during the Short Parliament

On Apr 1640 Giles Strangeways 1615-1675 (24) was elected as MP Weymouth and Melcombe Regis during the Short Parliament

On Apr 1640 John Wray 2nd Baronet Glentworth 1586-1655 (53) was elected as MP Lincolnshire during the Short Parliament .

On Apr 1640 Christopher Wray 1601-1646 (39) was elected as MP Grimsby during the Short Parliament .

On Apr 1640 Charles Cecil 1619-1660 (21) was elected as MP Hertford during the Short Parliament .

On Apr 1640 Simon Archer 1581-1662 (58) was elected as MP Tamworth during the Short Parliament .

In Apr 1640 William Douglas 1st Earl March 1670-1745 was born to William Douglas 1st Duke Queensberry 1637-1695 (3) and Isabel Douglas Countess Queensberry .

Short Parliament

On Apr 1640 William Fitzwilliam 2nd Baron Fitzwilliam 1609-1658 (31) was elected as MP Peterborough during the Short Parliament .

On Apr 1640 Henry Mildmay 1593-1668 (47) was elected as MP Maldon during the Short Parliament

In Apr 1640 Edmund Waller Poet 1606-1687 (34) was elected MP Amersham in the Short Parliament .

Around 1687 . John Riley 1646-1691 (41) . Portrait of Edmund Waller Poet 1606-1687 (80) .

On Apr 1640 William Waller 1597-1668 (43) was elected as MP Andover during the Short Parliament

In Apr 1640 Robert Crane 1st Baronet Crane 1586-1643 (54) was elected MP Sudbury in the Short Parliament .

On Apr 1640 William Heveningham 1604-1678 (36) was elected as MP Stockbridge during the Short Parliament

In Apr 1640 Thomas Littleton 2nd Baronet 1621-1681 (19) was elected MP Much Wenlock in the Short Parliament .

In Apr 1640 William Jephson MP 1609-1658 (32) was elected MP Stockbridge in the Short Parliament .

On Apr 1640 Henry Poole 1592-1652 (48) was elected as MP Chichester during the Short Parliament

On Apr 1640 Piers Edgecumbe 1609-1667 (31) was elected as MP Camelford

Short Parliament

On Apr 1640 William Glynne -1648 was elected as MP Caernarfonshire during the Short Parliament .

On Apr 1640 John Glynne 1602-1666 (38) was elected as MP Westminster during the Short Parliament .

22 Apr 1640

28 Apr 1640

On 28 Apr 1640 Luise Juliane Palatinate-Simmern 1594-1640 (45) died

30 Apr 1640

On 30 Apr 1640 Charles Hamilton 1630-1640 (10) died

Jul 1640

05 Jul 1640

On 05 Jul 1640 Willoughby Aston 2nd Baronet Aston 1640-1702 was born to Thomas Aston 1st Baronet Aston 1600-1645 (39) and Anne Willoughby Baronetess Aston 1614-1688 (26) .

1635 . John Souch 1593-1646 (42) . Portrait of Thomas Aston 1st Baronet Aston 1600-1645 (34) at the deathbed of his wife Magdalene Pulteney -1635 .

08 Jul 1640

On 08 Jul 1640 Henry Stewart 1st Duke Gloucester 1640-1660 was born to Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649 (39) and Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England 1609-1669 (30) .

Around 1625 John Hoskins 1590-1664 (35) . Portrait of Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England 1609-1669 (15) .

Before 09 Dec 1641 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (42) . Portrait of Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England 1609-1669 (32) and the dwarf Jeffrey Hudson.

Before 09 Dec 1641 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (42) . Portrait of Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England 1609-1669 (32) and her son Charles James Stewart 1629-1629 .

Before 09 Dec 1641 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (42) . Portrait of Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England 1609-1669 (32) .

13 Jul 1640

After 13 Jul 1640 James Home 3rd Earl Home 1615-1666 (25) and Jean Douglas Countess Home were married

Aug 1640

30 Aug 1640

On 30 Aug 1640 Robert Hamilton 1614-1640 (26) was killed by an explosion at Dunglass Castle, Dunglass

On 30 Aug 1640 Thomas Hamilton 2nd Earl Haddington 1600-1640 (40) was killed by an explosion at Dunglass Castle, Dunglass. His son Thomas Hamilton 3rd Earl Haddington 1626-1645 (14) succeeded as 3rd Earl Haddington .

Sep 1640

06 Sep 1640

On 06 Sep 1640 Lionel Tollemache 2nd Baronet Talmash 1591-1640 (49) died at Tilbury, Essex . He was buried at Church of St Mary, Helmingham, Suffolk . On 06 Sep 1640 His son Lionel Tollemache 3rd Baronet Talmash 1624-1669 (16) succeeded as 3rd Baronet Talmash of Helmingham in Suffolk . Elizabeth Murray Duchess Lauderdale 1626-1698 (13) by marriage Baronetess Talmash of Helmingham in Suffolk .

Around 1641 Peter Lely 1618-1680 (22) . Portrait of Elizabeth Murray Duchess Lauderdale 1626-1698 (14) .

Around 1648 Peter Lely 1618-1680 (29) . Portrait of Elizabeth Murray Duchess Lauderdale 1626-1698 (21) .

Around 1665 Peter Lely 1618-1680 (46) . Portrait of Elizabeth Murray Duchess Lauderdale 1626-1698 (38) .

Around 1675 Peter Lely 1618-1680 (56) . Portrait of John Maitland 1st Duke Lauderdale 1616-1682 (58) and Elizabeth Murray Duchess Lauderdale 1626-1698 (48) .

Around 1647 John Weesop -1652 . Portrait of Elizabeth Murray Duchess Lauderdale 1626-1698 (20) .

21 Sep 1640

On 21 Sep 1640 Philip Bourbon I Duke Orléans 1640-1701 was born to Louis XIII King France 1601-1643 (38) and Anne Habsburg-Spain Queen Consort France 1601-1666 (38) .

30 Sep 1640

On 30 Sep 1640 Charles Guise I Duke Guise 1571-1640 (69) died . His son Henry Guise II Duke Guise 1614-1664 (26) succeeded as II Duke Guise .

Oct 1640

Long Parliament

On Oct 1640 Sidney Godolphin 1610-1643 (30) was elected as MP Helston during the Long Parliament

16 Oct 1640

On 16 Oct 1640 John Smythe 1599-1640 (41) died in Siena .

23 Oct 1640

On 23 Oct 1640 Elizabeth de St Michel 1640-1669 was born to Alexandre Marchant de St Michel and Dorothea Kingsmill in Bideford, Devon .

Nov 1640

Before Nov 1640 Thomas Savile 1st Earl Sussex 1590-1659 (50) and Frances Sondes 1592-1634 were married .

On Nov 1640 James Thynne 1605-1670 (35) was elected as MP Wiltshire

Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 Ambrose Browne 1st Baronet Browne -1661 was elected as MP Surrey during the Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 John Craven 1st Baron Craven 1610-1648 (30) was elected as MP Tewkesbury during the Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 John Curzon 1st Baronet Curzon 1598-1686 (41) was elected as MP Derbyshire during the Long Parliament

In Nov 1640 James Fiennes 2nd Viscount Saye and Sele 1602-1674 (38) was elected MP Oxfordshire in the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 Francis Godolphin 1605-1667 (34) was elected as MP Hereford during the Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 William Howard 1st Viscount Stafford 1614-1680 (25) was created 1st Viscount Stafford . Mary Stafford Viscountess Stafford by marriage Viscountess Stafford .

Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 Anthony Hungerford 1608-1657 (32) was elected as MP Malmesbury during the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford 1620-1708 (20) was elected as MP Shrewsbury during the Long Parliament .

In Nov 1640 Dudley North 4th Baron North 1602-1677 (38) was elected MP Cambridgeshire in the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 William Pierrepoint 1608-1678 (32) was elected as MP Great Wenlock during the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 Edward Rodney 1590-1657 (50) was elected as MP Wells during the Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 Philip Sidney 3rd Earl Leicester 1619-1698 (21) was elected as MP Yarmouth Isle of Wight during the Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 John Melbury Sampford Strangeways 1585-1666 (55) was elected as MP Dorset during the Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 Giles Strangeways 1615-1675 (25) was elected as MP Bridport during the Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 Humfrey Tufton 1st Baronet Tufton 1584-1659 (56) was elected as MP Maidstone during the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 John Wray 2nd Baronet Glentworth 1586-1655 (53) was elected as MP Lincolnshire during the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 Christopher Wray 1601-1646 (39) was elected as MP Grimsby during the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 Charles Cecil 1619-1660 (21) was elected as MP Hertford during the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 Alexander Carew 2nd Baronet Carew 1609-1644 (31) was elected as MP Cornwall during the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 Gervase Clifton 1st Baronet Clifton 1587-1666 (52) was elected as MP East Retford during the Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 William Fitzwilliam 2nd Baron Fitzwilliam 1609-1658 (31) was elected as MP Peterborough during the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (67) was accused of treason during the Long Parliament

In 1631 Daniel Mijtens 1590-1648 (41) . Portrait of William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (57) .

Around 1636 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (36) . Portrait of William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (62) .

On Nov 1640 Henry Mildmay 1593-1668 (47) was elected as MP Maldon during the Long Parliament

In Nov 1640 Edmund Waller Poet 1606-1687 (34) was elected MP Ives in the Long Parliament .

Around 1687 . John Riley 1646-1691 (41) . Portrait of Edmund Waller Poet 1606-1687 (80) .

In Nov 1640 Thomas Littleton 2nd Baronet 1621-1681 (19) was elected MP Much Wenlock in the Long Parliament .

In Nov 1640 William Jephson MP 1609-1658 (32) was elected MP Stockbridge in the Long Parliament .

In Nov 1640 Samuel Sandys 1615-1685 (25) was elected MP Droitwich in the Long Parliament

In Nov 1640 Humphrey Coningsbury 1623- was elected MP Herefordshire in the Long Parliament .
William Heveningham 1604-1678 (36) was elected as MP Stockbridge during the Long Parliament .
Robert Crane 1st Baronet Crane 1586-1643 (54) was elected MP Sudbury in the Long Parliament holding the seat until his death in 1643.
John Jennings -1642 was elected as MP St Albans during the Long Parliament .
John Glynne 1602-1666 (38) was elected as MP Westminster during the Long Parliament

On Nov 1640 Thomas Jermyn 1617-1659 (23) was elected as MP Bury St Edmunds during the Long Parliament

In Nov 1640 John Coke 1607-1650 (33) was elected MP Derbyshire in the Long Parliament which seat he held until his death in 1650.

In Nov 1640 Thomas Fanshawe of Jenkins 1607-1651 (33) was elected MP Lancaster in the Long Parliament .

On Nov 1640 Henry Jermyn 1st Earl St Albans 1605-1684 (35) was elected as MP Bury St Edmunds during the Long Parliament .

After Nov 1640 Thomas Savile 1st Earl Sussex 1590-1659 (50) and Anne Villiers Countess Sussex were married .

Dec 1640

Long Parliament

On Dec 1640 Robert Pye 1620-1701 (20) was elected as MP Woodstock during the Long Parliament

04 Dec 1640

On 04 Dec 1640 John Oldenburg 1625-1640 (15) died

06 Dec 1640

On 06 Dec 1640 Marie Oldenburg 1575-1640 (65) died

18 Dec 1640

On 18 Dec 1640 Paulina Jackson Pepys 1640-1689 was born to John Pepys 1601-1680 in Salisbury Court, Fleet Street, Clerkenwell, Middlesex.

On 18 Dec 1640 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (67) arrested and placed in the custody of Black Rod

In 1631 Daniel Mijtens 1590-1648 (41) . Portrait of William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (57) .

Around 1636 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (36) . Portrait of William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (62) .

After 18 Dec 1640 William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (67) was imprisoned at Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

In 1631 Daniel Mijtens 1590-1648 (41) . Portrait of William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (57) .

Around 1636 Anthony Van Dyck 1599-1641 (36) . Portrait of William Laud Archbishop Canterbury 1573-1645 (62) .

19 Dec 1640

On 19 Dec 1640 William Maynard 1st Baron Maynard 1586-1640 (54) died . His son William Maynard 2nd Baron Maynard 1623-1689 (17) succeeded as 2nd Baron Maynard of Wicklow , 2nd Baron Maynard of Estaines ad Turrim (Little Easton) . Dorothy Banastre Baroness Maynard by marriage Baroness Maynard of Wicklow , Baron Maynard of Estaines ad Turrim (Little Easton) .

24 Dec 1640

On 24 Dec 1640 Richard Evelyn of Watton 1587-1640 (53) died .