Name: John Brydges
Suffix: 1st Baron Chandos
Birth: 9 MAR 1492 in Cubberley, Gloucestershire
Death: 13 APR 1557 in Sudeley Castle, Gloucestershire
Burial: 3 MAY 1557 Sudeley church, Gloucestershire
Change Date: 4 AUG 2012
He was ordered to superintend the execution of Bishop Hooper (qv) in 1555.
Funeral of lord Chandos. "Sir John Bruges knight loord Chandos dyed at the castell of Sudley in Glostershire on monday the xijth. of Apryll 1556, and was buryd the 3. of May in A° predicto in the churche of Sudley." (MS. Harl. 897, f. 79b.) In Collins's Peerage his death is erroneously dated on the 4th of March.
Queen Mary gave Sudeley Castle to John Brydges, 1st Baron Chandos.
Father: Giles Brydges
Mother: Isabell Baynham b: ABT 1475 in Mitcheldean, Glos
- Elizabeth Bridges b: 1515 in Chandos, Sudeley, Glos
- Edmund Brydges
- Charles Brydges
- Henry Bridges b: ABT 1534
- Text: Notes to The Diary of Henry Machyn
Citizen and Merchant-Taylor of London (1550-1563)