John Hutchinson (Colonel)

John Hutchinson (Colonel)

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Colonel John Hutchinson was one of the Puritan leaders, and a prominent Roundhead in the English Civil War to the extent of being the 13th of 39 Commissioners to sign the death-warrant of King Charles I. He was the son of Sir Thomas Hutchinson. John Hutchinson was Lord of Radcliffe after 1643.Hutchinson broke partnership as a republican with Cromwell when Cromwell became Lord Protector and assumed sovereign power in all but name, and sullenly refused to be reconciled to the Protector, though he begged him towards his end beseechingly as his old comrade in arms. Colonel Hutchinson studied at Peterhouse, Cambridge, before his marriage to Lucy Apsley in London. Colonel Hutchinson was the governor of Nottingham Castle. After the Civil War he was elected MP for Nottingham in 1646, taking his father's seat in Parliament. He was also a member of the Convention Parliament until banned by the House of Commons from any public office for his part in the Regicide
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  • Paperback | 68 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 113g
  • United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 6136642999
  • 9786136642994