Richard Temple, 1st Viscount Cobham PC (24 October 1675 – 14 September 1749) was a British soldier and Whig politician. After serving as a junior officer under William III during the Williamite War in Ireland and during the Nine Years' War , he fought under John Churchill, 1st Duke of Marlborough , during the War of the Spanish ...
- Field Marshal
Richard Temple, 1st Viscount Cobham. The viscountcy of Cobham was created in 1718 for Field Marshal Sir Richard Temple, 1st Baron Cobham, 4th Baronet, of Stowe. He was the eldest son of Sir Richard Temple, 3rd Baronet . During his lifetime, the Field Marshal received three titles in the Peerage of Great Britain :
- Oliver Lyttelton, Baron Lyttelton
- Christopher Charles Lyttelton, 12th Viscount Cobham
Richard Temple, first Viscount Cobham ( 1675–1749) by Sir Godfrey Kneller, c. 1710–13. © National Portrait Gallery, London. Temple, Richard, first Viscount Cobham ( 1675–1749 ), politician and landowner, was born on 24 October 1675, the first child of Sir Richard Temple, third baronet (1634–1697), of Stowe, Buckinghamshire, and MP for ...
In William Pitt, the Elder: Background and education. …politically powerful millionaire nobleman, Lord Cobham, who lived in splendour in a palatial mansion and vast park at Stowe, in Buckinghamshire, to which William and his friends paid visits. Cobham sent William abroad on “The Grand Tour” of Europe (only France and Switzerland were ...
28 de abr. de 2022 · Age 73. Death of Sir Richard Temple, 1st Viscount Cobham at ... Stowe House, Stowe, Buckinghamshire, England, United Kingdom. Genealogy for Richard Temple (1675 - 1749) family tree on Geni, with over 230 million profiles of ancestors and living relatives.
- Parchim, Mecklenburg-Vorpommern
- Anne Temple
- October 24, 1675
Sir Richard Temple, 3rd Baronet (1634–1697): MP for Warwickshire and Buckingham; His son (Richard, 4th Baronet) became 1st Viscount Cobham – see the Viscount Cobham. Sir William Temple, 5th Baronet (1694–1760) Sir Peter Temple, 6th Baronet (died 1761) Sir Richard Temple, 7th Baronet (1731–1786) (dormant)