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Southampton, Thomas Wriothesley, 4th Earl of, Baron Wriothesley Of Titchfield
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Thomas Wriothesley, 4th earl of Southampton
born 1607
died May 16, 1667, London, Eng.

major supporter of both Charles I and Charles II of England.

The only surviving son of the 3rd Earl, Thomas attended St. John's College, Cambridge. When the dispute began between Charles I and Parliament, he took the side of the latter, but soon the violence of its leaders drove him to support Charles, one of whose most loyal advisers he remained thereafter. …

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