John Morgan (c. 1641–1 January 1715) was a Welsh merchant, sheriff and MP (for Monmouth Boroughs).
He was born the fourth son of Thomas Morgan (of Machen) and established himself as a London merchant, acquiring a large fortune trading with the West Indies. His brother was William Morgan.
Sir Thomas Morgan was a Welsh politician who sat in the House of Commons in 1654.
Sir William Morgan was a Welsh landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons of England between 1659 and 1680.
Determined to leave London and return to his native shire he purchased Rhiwperra Castle from a cousin as his home for 12,400 pounds. He was appointed High Sheriff of Monmouthshire in 1697.
In 1701 he was elected to Parliament to represent Monmouth Boroughs until 1705. In 1705 he contested and lost the election for knight of the shire (MP) for Monmouthshire.
Monmouth Boroughs was a parliamentary constituency consisting of several towns in Monmouthshire. It returned one Member of Parliament (MP) to the House of Commons of the Parliaments of England, Great Britain, and finally the United Kingdom; until 1832 the constituency was known simply as Monmouth, though it included other "contributory boroughs".
He died in 1715 and was buried at Machen, Monmouthshire. He never married and left his estate to his nephew John Morgan (of Rhiwpera), whereby it became part of estates of the Tredegar Morgans.
Sir John Morgan was a Welsh politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1701 to 1720.
Monmouthshire, also known as the County of Monmouth, is one of thirteen historic counties of Wales and a former administrative county. It corresponds approximately to the present principal areas of Monmouthshire, Blaenau Gwent, Newport and Torfaen, and those parts of Caerphilly and Cardiff east of the Rhymney River.
Tredegar House is a 17th-century Charles II-era country house mansion in Coedkernew, at the western edge of the city of Newport, Wales. For over five hundred years it was home to the Morgan family, later Lords Tredegar; one of the most powerful and influential families in the area. Described as "The grandest and most exuberant country house" in Monmouthshire and one of the "outstanding houses of the Restoration period in the whole of Britain", the mansion stands in a reduced landscaped garden of 90 acres (0.36 km2) forming the non-residential part of Tredegar Park. The property became a Grade I listed building on 3 March 1952 and has been under the care of the National Trust since March 2012.
Baron Tredegar, of Tredegar in the County of Monmouth, was a title in the Peerage of the United Kingdom. It was created in 1859 for the Welsh politician Sir Charles Morgan, 3rd Baronet, who had earlier represented Brecon in Parliament. His eldest son, Charles Rodney Morgan, sat as Member of Parliament for Brecon, but predeceased his father. Lord Tredegar was therefore succeeded by his second son, the second Baron.
Southern Monmouthshire was a parliamentary constituency in Monmouthshire. It returned one Member of Parliament (MP) to the House of Commons of the Parliament of the United Kingdom.
This is a list of Sheriffs of Monmouthshire, an office which was created in 1536 but not fully settled until 1540.
Sir Charles Kemeys, 3rd Baronet was a Welsh landowner in the late 17th century and early 18th century in south Wales and MP for both Monmouthshire and Monmouth Boroughs.
Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Charles Gould Morgan, 2nd Baronet, was a Welsh soldier and politician, the MP for Brecon and County of Monmouth.
William Morgan was a Welsh lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1628 to 1649.
William Herbert was a Welsh politician who sat in the House of Commons of England in 1626.
Sir Charles Williams (1591–1641) was an English politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1621 to 1622 and from 1640 to 1641.
Thomas Prothero (1780–1853) was a Welsh lawyer and businessman, known as an opponent of John Frost and a mine owner.
Henry Probert was a Welsh anti-Catholic activist and politician.
Sir Thomas Morgan was a Welsh Member of the Parliament of England.
Sir Thomas Powell, 1st Baronet, of Broadway, Laugharne, Carmarthenshire and Coldbrook Park, Monmouthshire, was a Welsh lawyer and politician.
Sir John Morgan was a Welsh nobleman.
This article is about the particular significance of the year 1715 to Wales and its people.
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Sir Thomas Powell, Bt