|Born||4 January 1671|
|Died||7 March 1720 49)(aged|
|Children|| William Morgan (of Tredegar, elder) |
Thomas Morgan (judge advocate)
Sir John Morgan (4 January 1671 – 7 March 1720) was a Welsh politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1701 to 1720.
The Welsh are a Celtic nation and ethnic group native to, or otherwise associated with, Wales, Welsh culture, Welsh history and the Welsh language. Wales is a country that is part of the United Kingdom, and the majority of people living in Wales are British citizens.
The House of Commons is the elected lower house of the bicameral parliaments of the United Kingdom and Canada and historically was the name of the lower houses of the Kingdom of England, Kingdom of Great Britain, Kingdom of Ireland, Northern Ireland, and Southern Ireland. Roughly equivalent bodies in other countries which were once part of the British Empire include the United States House of Representatives, the Australian House of Representatives, the New Zealand House of Representatives, and India's Lok Sabha.
Morgan was the youngest son of Sir William Morgan and his wife (and cousin) Blanche. When his elder brother Sir Thomas Morgan died without surviving children in 1700, he inherited the family's Tredegar Estate, the two middle brothers having predeceased him.
Sir William Morgan was a Welsh landowner and politician who sat in the House of Commons of England between 1659 and 1680.
Sir Thomas Morgan, JP was a Welsh Whig politician of the 17th century.
Morgan, a strong Whig, entered the House of Commons as Member of Parliament for Monmouthshire in 1701, replacing his brother, and represented it until his death in 1720.He was created custos rotulorum of the county the same year, in succession to his brother.
Monmouthshire was a county constituency of the House of Commons of Parliament of England from 1536 until 1707, of the Parliament of Great Britain from 1707 to 1801, and of the Parliament of the United Kingdom from 1801 to 1885. It elected two Members of Parliament (MPs).
This is a list of people who have served as custos rotulorum of Monmouthshire.
In 1715, Morgan inherited Rhiwperra Castle and the manor of Gwynllwg from his uncle, Sir John Morgan and obtained the lord lieutenancy of the county and also of Brecknockshire.
Gwynllŵg was a kingdom of mediaeval Wales and later a Norman lordship and then a cantref.
John Morgan was a Welsh merchant, sheriff and MP.
This is a list of people who served as Lord Lieutenant of Monmouthshire. Before the English Civil War, the lieutenancy of Monmouthshire was held by the Lord Lieutenant of Wales, except for the period from 1602 to 1629, when it formed a separate lieutenancy in conjunction with Glamorgan. After the English Restoration in 1660, it was again held by the Lord Lieutenant of Wales from 1672 until 1694, when the twelve central Welsh lieutenancies were divided. After 1715 each office holder was also Custos Rotulorum of Monmouthshire. The combined position was finally abolished on 31 March 1974 and replaced with that of the Lord Lieutenant of Gwent.
By his wife Martha Vaughan, Morgan had two sons, Sir William Morgan, upon whom he settled the Tredegar estate, and Sir Thomas Morgan, upon whom he settled Rhiwpera.He also had a daughter, Martha, who married the 3rd Earl of Oxford. He died in 1720, and was buried on 19 March 1720 at Machen.
Sir William Morgan, KB was a Welsh Whig politician of the early 18th century.
Thomas Morgan was a Welsh lawyer and politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1723 to 1769.
Edward Harley, 3rd Earl of Oxford and Earl Mortimer was a British peer and Member of Parliament.
Sir John Wynn, 5th Baronet was a Welsh landowner and Tory politician who sat in the English and British House of Commons between 1679 and 1713.
Richard Hampden of Great Hampden, near Wendover, Buckinghamshire was an English Whig politician who sat in the House of Commons almost continuously from 1701 to 1728.
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.
Sir Thomas Morgan was a Welsh politician, of the family of Morgan of Tredegar. He was the eldest son of Sir Thomas Morgan and his wife Jane Colchester.
Sir William Morgan was a Welsh politician of the mid-18th century.
Charles Morgan "of Dderw" was a Welsh politician who sat in the House of Commons between 1763 and 1787.
Sir John Morgan was a Welsh politician who sat in the House of Commons from 1769 to 1792.
Lieutenant-Colonel Sir Charles Gould Morgan, 2nd Baronet, was a Welsh soldier and politician, the MP for Brecon and County of Monmouth.
Sir Thomas Morgan was a Welsh Member of the Parliament of England.
This article is about the particular significance of the year 1720 to Wales and its people.
Richard Vaughan was a Tory Welsh politician who sat in the House of Commons for 33 years from 1701 to 1734.
This article is about the particular significance of the year 1715 to Wales and its people.
Maynard Colchester, of Westbury Court and the Wilderness, was an English lawyer and politician who sat in the English and British House of Commons from 1701 to 1708.
Edmund Bray (1686–1725) of Barrington Park, Gloucestershire was a British politician who sat in the English House of Commons from 1701 to 1708 and in the British House of Commons from 1720 to 1722.
Sir Willoughby Hickman, 3rd Baronet (1659–1720) of Gainsborough Old Hall, Lincolnshire was a British landowner and politician who sat in the English House of Commons between 1685 and 1706 and in the British House of Commons from 1713 to 1720.
|Parliament of England|
Sir John Williams, Bt
| Member of Parliament for Monmouthshire |
With: Sir John Williams, Bt 1701–14
Sir Hopton Williams, Bt 1705–07
Parliament of Great Britain
|Parliament of Great Britain|
Parliament of England
| Member of Parliament for Monmouthshire |
With: Sir Hopton Williams, Bt 1707–08
The Viscount Windsor 1708–12
James Gunter 1712–13
Thomas Lewis 1713
Sir Charles Kemeys, Bt 1713–15
Thomas Lewis 1715–20
| Custos Rotulorum of Monmouthshire |
The Earl of Pembroke
| Lord Lieutenant of Brecknockshire and Monmouthshire |