List of Lord High Treasurers
This is a list of Lord High Treasurers of England and later of Great Britain.
List of Lord High Treasurers - Wikipedia
Roger Northburgh
Roger Northburgh (died 1358) was a cleric, administrator and politician who was Bishop of Coventry and Lichfield from 1321 until his death. His was a stormy career as he was inevitably involved in the...
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William Paulet, 1st Marquess of Winchester
William Paulet, 1st Marquess of Winchester (c. 1483/1485 – 10 March 1572), known as The Lord St John between 1539 and 1550 and as The Earl of Wiltshire between 1550 and 1551, was an English Secretary...
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Henry Bourchier, 1st Earl of Essex
Henry Bourchier, 5th Baron Bourchier, 2nd Count of Eu, 1st Viscount Bourchier, 1st Earl of Essex, KG (c. 1404/c. 1406 – 4 April 1483), was the eldest son of William Bourchier, 1st Count of Eu an...
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Richard le Scrope, 1st Baron Scrope of Bolton
Richard le Scrope, 1st Baron Scrope of Bolton (c. 1327 – 1403) was an English soldier and courtier, serving Richard II of England. He also fought under the Black Prince at the Battle of Crecy in 1346....
John Sandale
John Sandale (or Sandall) was a Gascon medieval Lord High Treasurer, Lord Chancellor and Bishop of Winchester.Sandale inherited the manor of Wheatley within Long Sandale, Yorkshire and was granted Fre...
Richard Woodville, 1st Earl Rivers
Richard Woodville (or Wydeville), 1st Earl Rivers, (1405 – 12 August 1469) was an English nobleman, best remembered as the father of Queen consort Elizabeth Woodville and the maternal grandfathe...
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Henry Wakefield (bishop of Worcester)
Henry Wakefield was a medieval Bishop of Worcester.Wakefield was elected on 12 September 1375 and consecrated on 28 October 1375.Wakefield briefly served as Lord High Treasurer in 1377.Wakefield died ...
James Butler, 5th Earl of Ormond
James Butler, 5th Earl of Ormond, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, KG (c.1422 – 1 May 1461) was the son of James Butler, 4th Earl of Ormond. A staunch Lancastrian and supporter of Margaret of Anjou during the W...
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John Waltham
John Waltham (or John de Waltham) was a priest and high-ranking government official in England in the 14th century. He held a number of ecclesiastical and civic positions during the reigns of King Ed...
John Droxford
John Droxford (sometimes John Drokensford; died 9 May 1329), was a Bishop of Bath and Wells. He was elected 5 February 1309 and consecrated 9 November 1309.Droxford, born probably at Drokensford, now ...
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Nigel (bishop of Ely)
Nigel (sometimes Nigel Poor or Nigel of Ely; c. 1100 – 1169) was an Anglo-Norman Bishop of Ely. He came from an ecclesiastical family; his uncle Roger of Salisbury was a bishop and government min...
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Thomas de Brantingham
Thomas de Brantingham (died 1394) was an English clergyman who served as Lord Treasurer to Edward III and on two occasions to Richard II, and as bishop of Exeter from 1370 until his death. De Brantin...
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Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset
Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset, KG, (c. 1500 – 22 January 1552) was Lord Protector of England during the minority of his nephew King Edward VI (1547–1553), in the period between the death of Kin...
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Thomas Charlton (bishop)
Thomas Charlton (died 11 January 1344) was Bishop of Hereford, Lord High Treasurer of England, Lord Privy Seal, and Lord Chancellor of Ireland. He is buried in Hereford Cathedral in Hereford, Herefor...
Walter de Stapledon
Walter de Stapledon (or Stapeldon) (1 February 1261 – 15 October 1326) was Bishop of Exeter 1308–1326 and twice Lord High Treasurer of England, in 1320 and 1322. He founded Exeter College, Oxford and ...
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William of March
William of March (or William March; died 1302) was a medieval Lord High Treasurer of England and a Bishop of Bath and Wells.
William was always referred to as magister, and may have attended and g...
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John Walwayn
John Walwayn (died 1326) was an English royal official and scholar, and a proposed author of the chronicle known as Vita Edwardi Secundi a partial record of the reign of Edward II.
Walwayn was a "...
William Kinwolmarsh
William Kinwolmarsh (d. December 1422 ) was a royal treasurer for about seven days, during 1422.
Kinwolmarsh was appointed as Provost of Beverley Minster during 1419, followed by the position ...
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John Barnet
John Barnet (died 1373) was a Bishop of Worcester then Bishop of Bath and Wells then finally Bishop of Ely.Barnet was selected Bishop of Worcester about 16 December 1361, and consecrated on 20 March 1...
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William de Ros, 6th Baron de Ros
William de Ros, 6th Baron de Ros of Helmsley, KG (c.1370 – 1 September 1414) was Lord Treasurer of England.He was a son of Thomas de Ros, 4th Baron de Ros and Beatrice Stafford, daughter of Ralph Staf...
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Richard de Bury
Richard de Bury (24 January 1287 – 14 April 1345), also known as Richard Aungerville or Aungervyle, was an English priest, teacher, bishop, writer, and bibliophile. He was a patron of learning and on...
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John Dynham, 1st Baron Dynham
John Dynham, 1st Baron Dynham (c. 1433–1501) was an English peer and politician. He served as Lord High Treasurer of England and Lord Chancellor of Ireland. He was one of the few men to serve as coun...
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Henry Burghersh
Henry Burghersh (1292 – 4 December 1340), English bishop and chancellor, was a younger son of Robert de Burghersh, 1st Baron Burghersh (died 1305), and a nephew of Bartholomew, Lord Badlesmere, and wa...
Walter Blount, 1st Baron Mountjoy
Walter Blount, 1st Baron Mountjoy KG (c. 1416 – 1 August 1474) was an English politician.
Walter Blount was born about 1416, the eldest son of Sir Thomas Blount (1378–1456) and Margery Gresley and...
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William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley
William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (sometimes spelt Burleigh), KG (13 September 1520 – 4 August 1598) was an English statesman, the chief advisor of Queen Elizabeth I for most of her reign, twice Secre...
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Ralph de Cromwell, 3rd Baron Cromwell
Ralph de Cromwell, 3rd Baron Cromwell (c. 1393 – 4 January 1456) was an English politician and diplomat. A Privy Councillor from 1422, he served as Treasurer of England (1433–1443) and twice as ...
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William Ayermin
William Ayermin (or Ayermine) was a medieval Bishop of Norwich.
Ayermin, was descended from an ancient family settled at Osgodby, Lincolnshire. He was the eldest of three brothers, of whom Richard...